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Over 180 Indians return from Iraq, 39 still in captivity

More than 180 Indians returned early Monday from Basra on a special flight of Iraqi Airways, taking the number of people who have come back from conflict-hit Iraq to over 3,500.  Iraqi Airways......

British troops pull out from Basra, Iraq

British troops Monday withdrew from their last base in the Iraqi city of Basra with Prime Minister Gordon Brown rejecting suggestions that it was a "defeat" and insisting that the pullout, which......

British journalist abducted in Iraq

Gunmen abducted a British journalist from his hotel in the southern Iraqi city of Basra on Thursday night, according to reports.They threatened to kill him if US forces did not pull out from the......

Iraqi south to announce secession

Basra Deputy GovernorSalam Uda al-Maliki says he plans to announce the separation of some Iraqi southern governorates from the rest of the country, claiming the interim Iraqi government was......

5 blasts, 68 dead in Basra

Five car bombings near police facilities in and around the southern Iraqi city of Basra killed at least 68 Iraqis on Wednesday, report agencies.The dead included 20 schoolchildren and at least 16......

BPCL to import 1.4 million barrels of Iraqi crude

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd will import 1.4 million barrels (0.2 million tonnes) of Iraqi Basra Light crude oil during September-December."We are actively talking to Iraq's State Oil Marketing......

Softly, softly, India's influence rises in crude oil

Saudis are interested in expanding their relationship with India, given it is becoming the main driver of crude demand growth in Asia Almost unnoticed, India is starting to exercise increasing......

Oil's bull run hides a deep disconnect, traders warn

Benchmark Brent oil futures prices more than halved between June 2014 and January 2015 While oil futures prices rebound with vigor as analysts cite strong demand, the physical crude market tells a......

Iraqi Prime Minister to visit India for investment and trade

Iraq Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki’s four-day visit to India beginning August 22 ends the long hiatus in India-Iraq political ties that developed through the extended period of war and......

RIL shortlisted for multi-billion dollar oil project

Iraq shortlisted Reliance Industries and six other firms for developing its Nasiriya oilfield and the construction of an associated 300,000 barrels per day refinery.Besides RIL, French energy giant......

PIX: Second Hand Husband star Geeta Basra visits Rediff

And here's what transpired...Former beauty queen and actress Geeta Basra has quite the knack for witty repartee, as we found out when she paid a visit to Rediff headquarters in Mumbai recently.The......

Chat@2:30pm: Catch Second Hand Husband actress Geeta Basra!

A ctress Geeta Basra, who we last saw in Arshad Warsi and Soha Ali Khan starrer Joe B Carvalhi last year, plays a significant part in Govinda's daughter Tina Ahuja's Bollywood debut Second......

Spotted: Geeta Basra at Wankhede Stadium

Reader Harshal Joshi met actress Geeta Basra at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium after the IPL match between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals on May 25. If you encounter/meet/see film or television......

PIX: Jiah Khan, Geeta Basra walk the ramp

Actress Jiah Khan walked the ramp in a majestic white Anita Dongre dress at a fashion show organised by the Cotton Council at JW Marriott in Juhu, a western Mumbai suburb, on May 8. The actress......

Obsessed fan stalks Geeta Basra, threatens suicide

Bollywood starlet Geeta Basra is being stalked by a young man for the past six months and even though she has taken the matters to the police, there hasn't been much respite. Though the 26-year-old......

While Bhajji's girl celebrates, it's gloom Mrs Dhawan!

Bollywood actress Geeta Basra, left, spotted during Sunday's IPL match between Mumbai Indians and Sunrisers Hyderabad in Hyderabad. Photograph: BCCI Bollywood actress Geeta Basra was back in......

PIX: Ambanis, Geeta Basra, Rahul Bose cheer Mumbai

Nita Ambani wears her emotions on her sleeves when she is at IPL matches. -IPL PHOTOS: HOT Shilpa Shetty's prayers answered! Industrialist and Mumbai Indians' owner Mukesh Ambani was also......

PHOTOS: Stars converge on Antilla to celebrate Mumbai Indians IPL triumph

Mumbai Indians owner Nita Ambani threw a lavish party at her Mumbai residence, Antilla, on Monday night to celebrate her franchise's second Indian Premier League triumph. Earlier in the evening,......

Kohli's foul-mouthed tirade at journalist reported to ICC, BCCI

The Hindustan Times, whose reporter was the target of a foul-mouthed tirade by Virat Kohli in Perth on Tuesday, has filed complaints with the International Cricket Council and Board of Control for......

IPL: WAGS and film stars watch as Pollard makes it a night to remember

The match between Mumbai Indians and Sunrisers Hyderabad went right down the wire. And, it was that big West Indian Kieron Pollard, whose fireworks inspired Mumbai to a superb win at the Wankhede......
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OPEC daily basket price closes higher

The basket of 12 crude oils of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) closed at $45.19 a barrel on Friday, compared to $42.37 on... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a580902.html
When Russia's empire crumbled

World War I was the greatest empire slayer of all time. Down went the Ottoman Empire, ruling from Bosnia to Basra. Hapsburg shrank into tiny... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/when-russia-s-empire-crumbled-115083000789_1.html
Iraqi PM orders easier access to Baghdad's Green Zone as protests surge

BAGHDAD Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Friday ordered security forces to ease access to Baghdad's fortified Green Zone and main streets,... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/08/28/mideast-crisis-iraq-reforms-idINKCN0QX0HQ20150828
Whichever way you look at it, Sania ...

It's bad enough that seemingly half of India's sports federations are involved in one court case or another (or multiple, in the case of the BCCI),... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/sports/whichever-way-you-look-at-it-sania-mirza-deserves-the-khel-ratna-2410174.html
Geeta Basra to marry Harbhajan Singh in October

Hot buzz in town is that after being long time in relationship celebrity couple, actress Geeta Basra and cricketer Harbhajan Singh will finally... ...

http://www.indiaglitz.com/geeta-basra-to-marry-harbhajan-singh-in-october-hindi-news-140507.html

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