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Hundreds of Indians stranded in Najaf; 39 abducted workers 'unharmed'

Efforts continued on Saturday to secure the release of the 39 kidnapped Indians in Mosul town of strife-torn Iraq with the government remaining in touch with the countries in the region to resolve......

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,......

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......
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Top Iraq Shiite cleric demands release of kidnapped Turks

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