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PHOTOS: When it rained poison

The alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria by President al-Assad's forces in a Damascus suburb last week has been strongly condemned by the international community. The August 21 attacks, which......

PIX: 'Around 650 killed in Damascus chemical bombing'

Syria has vehemently denied the use of chemical weapons in an attack on the eastern suburbs of Damascus, which the opposition Syrian National Coalition claimed killed 650 people.   The......

Pakistan shuts embassy in Syria, evacuates staff

Pakistan has closed its embassy in Damascus and evacuated the staff amid fading hopes for a diplomatic solution to the Syrian crisis. "Two local staff members have been left to look after the......

Blasts rock Syrian capital, over 40 killed

Two explosions rocked Damascus on Thursday morning during rush hour, killing over 40 people and injuring 170, most of them civilains on their way to office. The government said that the blasts had......

US embassy in Syria attacked

The US embassy in Damascus, Syria, was attacked by gunmen who also blew up a car outside the embassy premises Tuesday, report agencies. The attack comes a day after Osama bin Laden's number two......

10 most dangerous places to work

Children dressed in costume sit together during a party celebrating. Photograph: Amir Cohen/Reuters A recent MBA graduate, Puneet Kohli, got a job offer from a global commodity giant to join their......

Royal Jordanian to shut down Delhi, Mumbai flights

Royal Jordanian Airlines has decided to stop all its services to Mumbai and Delhi as part of its restructuring plan. RJ will stop operating to Mumbai on September 10 and to Delhi on October 31,......

Oil companies may soon start losing money on sale of petrol too

With the rupee falling to new lows against the dollar and the Syrian crisis pushing global crude oil prices higher, the concerns that Indian oil marketing companies might again start losing money......

Crude shock awaits oil companies

International crude oil prices on Tuesday climbed to a six-month high, even as fears over heightened action in the Western world gave the Indian petroleum sector underrecovery jitters. With the......

Cyber attacks leading threat against US: Spy agencies

US intelligence leaders said for the first time on Tuesday that cyber attacks and cyber espionage have supplanted terrorism as the top security threat facing the United States.That stark......

Dempo go down to Al Maged

A lacklustre Dempo suffered a 1-2 defeat to Syrian side Al Maged in their Group E AFC Cup match in Damascus on Tuesday night.Dempo, who had beaten their opponents 1-0 at home, were outclassed by......
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  People speak for damascus

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azam khan
Q. When did the Petroleum Industry begin ?
Azam Khan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-did-the-petroleum-industry-begin-/28005064/answers/

amitava duttamajumdar
Q. Who was the first to utilized petroleum (largely available in middle east) to run an engine?
Amitava Duttamajumdar:  A. BY EARLY NINTH CENTURY By the early ninth century, the Abbasid caliph in Baghdad had appointed an "oil czar" (wali al-naft) in every...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-was-the-first-to-utilized-petroleum-largely-available-in/28004912/answers/28005081

Avantika
Q. Russia is moving into Ukraine and in control in some part of that country. What is India doing about it?
Avantika:  A. The famous tenth-century Muslim historian al-Mas'udi wrote about the oil fields in Muslim lands. He used the word atam to describe a burning well....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/russia-is-moving-into-ukraine-and-in-control-in-some-part-of/27168018/answers/28004925

sanjay karmakar
Q. Seychelles - VictoriaSierra Leone - FreetownSingapore - SingaporeSlovakia - BratislavaSlovenia - LjubljanaSolomon Islands - HoniaraSomalia - MogadishuSouth Africa - Pretoria (administrative); Cape Town (legislative); Bloemfontein (judiciary)South Sudan - Juba (Relocating to Ramciel)Spain - MadridSri Lanka - Colombo; Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte (legislative)Sudan - KhartoumSuriname - ParamariboSwaziland - MbabaneSweden - StockholmSwitzerland - BernSyria - DamascusTaiwan - TaipeiTajikistan - DushanbeTanzania - Dar es Salaam; Dodoma (legislative)Thailand - Ba
Sanjay Karmakar:  A. Well it depends if it is before or after the get nuclear arms.', If it's before then lets have this scenario- Iranian attack on Israel. India soon...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/seychelles---victoriasierra-leone---freetownsingapore---sing/26841567/answers/27168023

Giaa
Q. What is the capital of Syria? Damascus Buenos Aires Prague Bogota
Giaa:  A. Wow poori duniya ki bata kar dum loge kya more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-capital-of-syria--damascus--buenos-aires--prague/26841353/answers/26841600

  Web results for Damascus
Al-Qaeda offshoot vows to continue jihad in Syria

Damascus: The al-Qaeda-linked Nusra Front on Friday said that it will not halt the "jihad" in Syria. "We tell our people in Syria that our war... ...

http://english.manoramaonline.com/news/world/al-qaeda-offshoot-vows-to-continue-jihad-in-syria.html
US-led strikes kill 40 IS militants in Syria

Damascus, Dec 26 At least 40 militants of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group were killed in air strikes by the US-led anti-terror coalition... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a516518.html
Syrian air force kills 45 civilians in stepped-up raids - mo …

AMMAN (Reuters) - At least 45 civilians were killed and some 175 wounded when aircraft bombed a northern Syrian city controlled by Islamic State,... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/syrian-air-force-kills-45-civilians-stepped-raids-110838805.html
Lebanon`s Hezbollah detains `Israeli spy` in its ranks

Beirut: Lebanon`s Hezbollah has detained a senior party official it accused of spying for Israel and "sabotaging security operations" abroad, a... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/lebanons-hezbollah-detains-israeli-spy-in-its-ranks_1520461.html
Syria's war enters new year more fragmented than ever

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Deep into its fourth year of conflict, Syria looks less and less like a state than a patchwork of warring fiefdoms, making... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/12/25/mideast-crisis-syria-idINKBN0K30JD20141225

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