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These women warriors are fighting the IS in Syria

Kurdish forces this week inflicted a major blow to Islamic State militants when they liberated the Syrian city of Kobani after a hard-fought battle. Amid their recent successes in the battlefield......

Indian worker from Kurdistan arrested at Delhi airport

While the worker, who is Muslim, was arrested, two of his colleagues, both Sikhs, who work with him in Erbil, were allowed to proceed. An Indian worker travelling to the Kurdistan Autonomous......

Why Syria's fragmentation is Turkey's opportunity

As Ankara's long-standing Kurdish conflict continues, its neighbour's breakup could create unexpected allies, write Parag Khanna and Soner CagaptayOne-and-a-half years into Syria's civil war, the......

Kurds uncover 'Al-Qaeda plot'

The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan has uncovered what it calls an Al-Qaeda plot to unleash suicide bomb attacks in Sulaimaniya during the Kurdish new year Newroz celebrations on March 21.Units of the......

STUNNING images from the week gone by

We bring you a collection of some of the best photographs taken this week. Demonstrators jump on a damaged Baltimore police department vehicle during clashes in Baltimore, Maryland. Several......

Reliance Industries eyes Kurd oilfields

Reliance Industries, the country's largest private oil company, is seeking oil and gas fields in Kurdistan.The Mukesh Ambani-controlled company is considering various options of entering the......

Ultra-superfast 5G broadband may become a reality

Researchers are investigating how software-defined cellular networking might be used to give smartphone users the next generation of super-superfast broadband - 5G. Currently, the fourth generation......

Reliance Industries sells Peru oil block stake

Reliance Industries has divested its 30 per cent stake in an oil and gas block in Peru to Australia's Woodside Petroleum and Pluspetrol of Argentina to trim its overseas properties. The company, in......

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......

No clear frontrunner for 2020 Games: IOC Report

An International Olympic Committee report on the three cities wanting to host the 2020 Summer Olympics indicated there was no clear favourite among the bids from Madrid, Tokyo and Istanbul. "In......

Bhandarkar wins Ist International Scrabble Tourney

Reigning national champion Akshay Bhandarkar of Mumbai won the first international scrabble tournament, held at the Juhu Ville-Parle Gymkhana in Mumbai on Sunday.Bhandarkar won 12 games out the 14......
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Protester killed in unrest in Iraq's Kurdistan region | Reuters

ERBIL, Iraq Protesters torched an office of the main political party in Iraq's Kurdish north on Friday after at least one demonstrator was killed... ...
Isis in Syria left to prosper as Russia and US play with their toys

IBTimes UK speaks with intelligence consultant David Otto − CEO of UK-based global security provider TGS Intelligence Consultants − on how the... ...
Images of Dead Kurdish Militant 'Dragged by Turkish Police' Spark Outrage

15:43 IST Images on social media appeared to show the body of Birlik, 24, being dragged by the neck behind an armoured vehicle through the... ...
Yazidi woman kept as slave by Baghdadi says he was gentle, spoke to her in English

A Yazidi woman taking shelter in a refugee camp in Turkey after fleeing from Islamic State [Representational image] Reuters File A 21-year-old... ...
ISIS, Kurds and the PKK

From the Wires Discussion highlighted Turkey's delicate balancing act between domestic politics, security threats in the region and the interests... ...

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