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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......

'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......

Indian firms can bag big Iraq contracts

Indian companies could get major sub-contracts in Iraq reconstruction projects worth $20 billion next year, according to the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry."Indian companies......

  People speak for al najaf

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Q. where is \"Al-Muthanna\" n \"An-Najaf\"?;-))
:  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-//answers/15701991

krish
Q. whart are famous places to be seen in ljullunder
Krish:  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/15701434/answers/14806930

Dinesh C S
Q. Holy site in Shi'a Islam
Dinesh C S:  A. 1 Masjid al-Haram, Mecca 2 Masjid-an-Nabawi, Medina 3 Masjid Al-Aqsa, Jerusalem 4 Shi'a holy sites 4.1 Tomb of Imam Ali, Najaf 4.2 Tomb of Imam...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/holy-site-in-shia-islam/14798800/answers/7438096

sudesh
Q. Where is Kerbala and what is the importance for Mushlims for this place?
Sudesh :  A.  Al-Karbal; also spelled Karbala al-Muqaddasah) is a city in Iraq, located about 100 km southwest of Baghdad at 32.61N, 44.08E. In the time of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-kerbala-and-what-is-the-importance-for-mushlims---f/7437947/answers/2453573

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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
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
ICRC president emphasizes growing humanitarian needs

10-03-2014 News Release Geneva/Baghdad (ICRC) Peter Maurer, the president of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), arrived in... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/iraq-icrc-president-emphasizes-growing-humanitarian-needs
Middle East, North Africa hotspots tout for tourists

By Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - Fancy a holiday in Yemen? What about Libya? Iraq, perhaps? It's a tough sell, but tour operators from... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/03/08/tourism-hotspots-idINDEEA2706A20140308?feedType=RSS&feedName=entertainmentNews
MoU signed on provision of visa betwe...

An agreement was made between Hyderabad-based Mughal Emperors Logistics Private Ltd and Almusafir Travels and Tourism Co. Ltd. (Baghdad) under... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/mou-signed-provision-visa-between-india-and-iraq

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