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Iraq appeals for US air strikes on advancing militants
Iraq on Wednesday asked the United States to carry out air strikes on militants who attacked the country's oil refinery and seized territory in the north. Iraq has made the appeal at a time when......
Khurshid returns home after two-day Iraq visit
Union External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Thursday night returned home after a two-day Iraq visit during which he held talks with top Iraqi leadership on issues of bilateral and mutual......
UN scraps Saddam-era sanctions on Iraq
The UN Security Council has passed three resolutions to fortify Iraq's sovereignty, scrapping nuclear sanctions imposed during the Saddam Hussein reign and ending the controversial oil-for-food......
Rushdie divides British cabinet
As anger mounts across the Muslim world over the naming of author Salman Rushdie in the Queen's latest birthday honors list, the British cabinet finds itself divided on the issue. The Daily......
Blast near airport, spy held in Iraq
US soldiers have captured a former Saddam Hussein regime spy, the US military said, and a suicide bomber attacked the main checkpoint to Baghdad International Airport on Wednesday, wounding at......
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