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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

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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
Bruce Wayne made this time lapse video of Earth photos taken from International Space Station

United States based photographer Bruce Wayne is no Batman, but he sure is just as cool when it comes to creating some really awesome time lapse... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/video-bruce-wayne-made-this-time-lapse-video-of-earth-photos-taken-from-international-space-station-2010494
Iraq's PM Nouri al-Maliki seems increasingly isolated

BAGHDAD: His days in power in Iraq appear increasingly numbered. World leaders, including his biggest ally, Iran, hail the nomination of the man... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/world-news/iraqs-prime-minister-nouri-al-maliki-seems-increasingly-isolated/articleshow/40167295.cms
Islamic State carves out a jihadist hub

By Samia Nakhoul BEIRUT (Reuters) - Ridiculed at first, the new power which has seized a third of Iraq and triggered the first American air... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/08/12/iraq-islamic-state-jihad-idINKBN0GC1FA20140812
Iraq crisis deepens; US directly arms Kurds

Iraq's president snubbed incumbent Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and picked another politician Monday to form the next government, setting up a... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/iraq-crisis-deepens-us-directly-arms-kurds-news-others-oimcpdggajcje.html
All 40 passengers feared dead in Iran plane crash

All 40 passengers, including seven children, are feared dead after a passenger plane crashed in northwest region of the Iranian capital Tehran on... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/all-40-passengers-feared-dead-in-iran-plane-crash-news-international-oikpOCabfefha.html

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