rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Northwest Iran

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Northwest Iran

  News for Northwest Iran

  • News
  • Business

Iraq and the outer ring of India's security

It is time to throw an outer ring around India's national security by proactively engaging in areas immediately outside our neighbourhood. Such a ring will not only insulate India from emerging......

The Arab Spring withers into winter

Its promise has fallen short before the onslaught of the votaries of the old order and ruthless extremist forces, notes Talmiz Ahmad. A little over two years ago, the Arab Spring swept the......

India's N-plants unaffected by Iran earthquake: NPCIL

The Nuclear plants in Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan remained unaffected by the earthquake that hit the Pakistan-Iran border region this evening, impact of which was widely felt in northwest......

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......

Bolivian ship hijacked off Maldivian coast

A Bolivian cargo ship, owned by an Iranian firm was on Monday hijacked, apparently by Somalian pirates in the territorial waters off Maldives, officials said, even as Maldivian forces have sought......

OIL to float foreign arm in 4 months, sets sight on Lanka

Oil India Ltd is set to float a foreign arm in four months for exploration and acquisition of hydrocarbon assets abroad, thereby becoming the third state-run oil company to have a dedicated......

China planning New Silk Road

China is planning a 'New Silk Road' at a cost of $660 million that will run through Central Asia and continue into Europe, crossing the Pamir Plateau, to facilitate improved transport and trade.The......

Pak offers China 'trade, energy corridor'

Pakistan is keen to act as a transit point for China by giving access to the strategic Gwadar port on the Arabian Sea to tap the Central Asian markets and vast energy sources, visiting President......

A pipeline through Pakistan

The ministry of petroleum is rooting for a pipeline from Iran to India through Pakistan to help meet India's burgeoning petroleum and gas requirements.Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Mani......

  People speak for northwest iran

  • QNA
mohanbirsingh ghura
Q. How many territories did Alexander the Great conquer?
Mohanbirsingh Ghura:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-many-territories-did-alexander-the-great-conquer/24932429/answers/

mohanbirsingh ghura
Q. what is the longest flyover bridge in asia??
Mohanbirsingh Ghura:  A. Phase-one of the 1.7-kilometer Shahid Kalantari Flyover Bridge on Lake Urumiyeh in northwest Iran has opened after a delay of 29 years.The bridge,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-longest-flyover-bridge-in-asia/24932429/answers/17000766

shoban babu
Q. Turkey is an Asian or European country?
Shoban Babu:  A. Turkey is known officially as the Republic of Turkey is a Eurasian country that stretches across the Anatolian peninsula in western Asia and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/turkey-is-an-asian-or-european-country/17000711/answers/15276995

Good Citizen
Q. In which stretch of water is Kharg Island?
Good Citizen:  A. Kharg Island is a continental island in the Persian Gulf belonging to Iran. It is located 25 km (16 miles) off the coast of Iran and 483 km (300...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-which-stretch-of-water-is-kharg-island/15276967/answers/11188117

anantharaman
Q. Where is Turkmenistan? What is its capital and currency?
Anantharaman :  A. Turkmenistan is located in west-central Asia and It borders on Afghanistan and Iran in the south, Uzbekistan in the east and northeast, Kazakhstan...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-turkmenistan-what-is-its-capital-and-currency/11188001/answers/10968475

  Web results for Northwest Iran
Russia wants to keep Ukraine off UN radar

As world leaders gather at the U.N. this week, the U.S. and its European allies are consumed by efforts to blunt the savage advance of the Islamic... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/russia-wants-to-keep-ukraine-off-un-radar-news-others-ojwoplheadeba.html
A jihadi battle of brands

Differences understood to be ideological and tactical acquire real urgency in the jihadi world when one group is perceived to be more successful in... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/a-jihadi-battle-of-brands/article6398179.ece
In summer, Iranians cool off at 'jeweled plains'

Javaher Dasht, which translates as 'jeweled plains,' is 2,000 m above the Caspian Sea. Photo: Twitter/ @real_iran Dubai : For those who prefer... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140914/lifestyle-travel/article/trip-tips-summer-iranians-cool-jeweled-plains
Yemen's Houthis block airport road, army bombs their rebel positions in north

* Tens of thousands of Houthis camped around Sanaa * Weeks of protests centred around fuel price hikes * Houthis and pro-Sanaa tribes fighting... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/09/07/yemen-protests-iran-idINL5N0R80ER20140907
Rain not unusual, but amount unprecedented

Near the Tawi river in Jammu city on Saturday. The river that remains dry for most part of the year is now flowing at 20 ft, nearly 3 ft above its... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/rain-not-unusual-but-amount-unprecedented/

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z