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At Iraq's holy shrines, signs of a country on the road to recovery

Arwa Sultanali, who visited Iraq’s holy cities of Najaf and Karbala, sends her impressions of the war-torn country. After Mecca and Medina, Najaf and Karbala are the most revered by Shia......

300 insurgents killed in Iraq

At least 300 insurgents planning a major attack on pilgrims in the Shia holy city of Najaf were killed by US led Iraqi troops on Sunday, report agencies. CNN quoted Iraqi officials as saying the......

67 killed in Iraq bombings

At least 67 people were killed and many others injured in car bombings in the Iraqi holy cities of Karbala and Najaf on Sunday, according to reports.In Najaf, a suicide car bomber rammed his......

Top cleric arrives in Najaf

Iraq's Top Shia cleric, Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, arrived in Najaf Thursday to try and end weeks of fighting between Shia militiamen and US and Iraqi forces, report agencies. Sistani, 74,......

Sadr vacates Najaf shrine

Radical Iraqi Shia cleric Moqtada al Sadr and his followers have vacated the Imam Ali shrine in Najaf, which they had been using as their stronghold for the past two weeks to wage guerilla attacks......

India pushes for more Singapore, Lanka flights

The civil aviation ministry plans to negotiate for additional seat entitlement with the governments of Singapore and Sri Lanka, enabling Indian carriers to add more flights to these countries,......

Aviation Ministry grants new rights to Indian carriers

In a major move to expand international air travel out of India, the Civil Aviation Ministry Friday approved traffic rights for the summer and winter season of 2013 in one go, granting new rights......

Oil tops $49/barrel amid supply fears

Crude oil prices crossed $49 per barrel on Friday amid heightened concerns that supplies from Iraq may be disrupted because of the turmoil in Najaf.The sharp rise brought prices close to the......

'India can play major role in reconstructing Iraq'

As Iraq attempts to get back on its feet after a devastating war, restarting its shattered economy is an area where India could play a major role and bag projects to "reconstruct" it, industry......

India may attend meet on Iraq reconstruction

Foreign Minister Yashwant Sinha's statement on board the prime minister's aircraft upon his return from his East Asia tour, that "if all goes well" India will be invited to attend the conference of......

Shoaib, Kaneria in Pakistan Twenty20 probables

Senior fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar and leg spinner Danish Kaneria were named in Pakistan's preliminary squad for the inaugural Twenty20 World Cup, to be held in South Africa from September 11.The......

Shoaib set for return to Pakistan squad

Pakistan paceman Shoaib Akhtar is in line for a recall to the national side after he was included in a list of 20 players due to attend a conditioning camp ahead of two one-day internationals......

Asif recalled for Sri Lanka series

Pakistani pace bowler Mohammad Asif has been recalled to the squad for this month's one-day series against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi.Asif, who missed the World Cup due to an elbow injury, was included......

England in dire straits

England were in dire straits after being reduced to 39 for six wickets in their second innings at close of play on the second day of their three-day match against the Pakistan Cricket BoardPatron's......

Trescothick hundred lifts England

Marcus Trescothick's gritty 124 not out lifted England to 256 for nine wickets at close of play on the first day of their three-day match against a Pakistan Cricket BoardPatron's XI. The......

  People speak for najaf

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Q. i did'nt get any satisfactory answer on moharram?
:  A. Every year the Shia Muslims commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Hussein. For ten days the people mourn the death of the Imam, his family and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-didnt-get-any-satisfactory-answer-on-moharram//answers/18704012

rajeev yadav
Q. What do you know about Mazar-I-Sharif? How come it is such a tourist attraction?
Rajeev Yadav:  A. Mazr-e Sharf or Mazri Sharf Pharsee, is the fourth largest city of Afghanistan, with population of 300,600 people (2006 estimate). It is the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-you-know-about-mazar-i-sharif-how-come-it-is-such-a-/18703981/answers/16825811

Jaya Mali
Q. where is \"Al-Muthanna\" n \"An-Najaf\"?;-))
Jaya Mali:  A. Al-Muthanna is one of the governorates of Iraq. It is in the south of the country, bordering Saudi Arabia. An-Najaf is a city in Iraq about 160 km south of Baghdad. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-quotal-muthannaquot-n-quotan-najafquot-/16825794/answers/15701991

krish
Q. Can you name the country where there is no theatre ?
Krish:  A. Saudi Arabia didnt had any cinema hall, but Film Festival was held last year around May 21 or so. Afganistan has closed many cinema halls it had...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-you-name-the-country-where-there-is-no-theatre-/15701434/answers/14103494

joyesh chakraborty
Q. whart are famous places to be seen in ljullunder
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. Jalandhar is famous for its Sports Industry: The noted personalities of this place are:Grand Ayatollah Bashir Najafi al-Jalandhari. One of the few...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/whart-are-famous-places-to-be-seen-in-ljullunder/14103376/answers/14806930

  Web results for Najaf
Iraq's draft child marriage law seen as political stunt - and sign of times

By Raheem Salman BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Proposals that would legalise the marriage of nine-year-old Iraqi girls are unlikely to become law, but... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/04/17/iraq-lawmaking-childmarriage-idINKBN0D30MJ20140417
Discoms announce power cuts yet again, scheduled for 14,15 April

14 April 2014, New Delhi, Team MP Scheduled maintenance work on transformers, line and other electrical installations announced. Citizens of... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=56378
MEA introduces a 2nd daily frequency to London

The second frequency ME203/204 will be operated as of April 17th, 2014 by Airbus 320 in Terminal 3 as per the following schedule: Departure from... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/mea-introduces-2nd-daily-frequency-london/
Fading tribe of letter writers

With changes in literacy profile and communi-cations technology, professional letter writers have become redundant... For centuries, professional... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/394118/fading-tribe-letter-writers.html
Dawoodi Bohra Leader Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin Receives Warm Welcome from Thousands of his Followers on his Return from Historic First Pilgrimage as 53rd Dai Al-Mutlaq

Comments - Mumbai, Maharashtra, India His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal SaifuddinTUS returned to Mumbai in the early hours of Friday after a 22 day... ...

http://www.andhranews.net/Intl/2014/Dawoodi-Bohra-Leader-Syedna-Mufaddal-Saifuddin-871.htm

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