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India turns towards US for oil needs, leaves Saudi Arabia “behind”

India turns towards US for oil needs, leaves Saudi Arabia “behind”

Due to low-cost US crude prices compared to crude from Saudi Arabia, India has increased its oil imports from the United States. Thus, m...Read More

Not a good idea: Experts concerned about pope trip to Iraq

Not a good idea: Experts concerned about pope trip to Iraq

No one wants to tell Francis to call it off, and the Iraqi government has every interest in showing off its relative stability by welcomi...Read More

India at UN says it fully supports Iraq's request for UN observation of polls

India at UN says it fully supports Iraq's request for UN observation of polls

India has strongly backed Iraq's request for the UN observation of parliamentary elections in the country in October, saying it endorses ...Read More

Globe-trotting: 11 killed in IS attack in Iraq

Globe-trotting: 11 killed in IS attack in Iraq

2 earthquakes jolt Chile, no casualties reported

Qassim Soleimani death: Iraq court issues arrest warrant against Donald Trump

Qassim Soleimani death: Iraq court issues arrest warrant against Donald Trump

Baghdad: An arrest warrant was issued Thursday for outgoing President Donald Trump in connection with the killing of an Iranian general a...Read More

Iraqi officials say 2 rockets land in Baghdad's Green Zone

Iraqi officials say 2 rockets land in Baghdad's Green Zone

Iraqi officials say at least two Katyusha rockets have hit inside Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone, signaling an end to an inform...Read More

Trump to order further drawdown from Afghanistan, Iraq: Reports

Trump to order further drawdown from Afghanistan, Iraq: Reports

US President Donald Trump will issue a formal order to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan and Iraq as soon as this week, according to ...Read More

Iraq govt strikes historic agreement with Kurdistan over disputed city

Iraq govt strikes historic agreement with Kurdistan over disputed city

The Iraqi government has struck a historic agreement with the semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan over the status of the disputed Yazidi ...Read More

Iraqi FM Fuad Hussein visits Iran to discuss bilateral ties, regional development

Iraqi FM Fuad Hussein visits Iran to discuss bilateral ties, regional development

Iraqi Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein paid an official visit to neighboring Iran during the past two days for discussions over the situatio...Read More

US will reduce its soldiers in Afghanistan to 4,000 and to 2,000 in Iraq in a 'very short period of time': Donald Trump

US will reduce its soldiers in Afghanistan to 4,000 and to 2,000 in Iraq in a 'very short period of time': Donald Trump

Washington: The United States will reduce the number of its troops in Afghanistan to 4,000 in a very short period of time, President Dona...Read More

Remember the guy who threw a shoe at Bush? He's there on Twitter

Remember the guy who threw a shoe at Bush? He's there on Twitter

On December 14, 2008, an Iraqi journalist threw both his shoes at George Bush, the then President of the United States, at an Iraqi press...Read More

Rocket hits near US embassy in Baghdad's Green Zone

Rocket hits near US embassy in Baghdad's Green Zone

Baghdad [Iraq]: A rocket hit near the US embassy in Baghdad on early Tuesday morning and caused a large explosion, according to the milit...Read More

US judge orders Chelsea Manning's jail release

US judge orders Chelsea Manning's jail release

Despite the release order, the judge upheld the $256,000 in fines she had accrued for refusing to testify.

East Syria strike kills 26 Iraqi fighters

East Syria strike kills 26 Iraqi fighters

Before the strike near the border town of Albu Kamal, rockets were fired at a military base north of Baghdad hosting coalition troops, ki...Read More

Latest news on Coronavirus in India: Indian Embassy helps to Navi Mumbai family stuck in Iran

Latest news on Coronavirus in India: Indian Embassy helps to Navi Mumbai family stuck in Iran

They had reached Tehran on February 21 and were supposed to take a connecting flight for Najaf in Iraq the same day.

Iraqi women defy Shia cleric, take to streets

Iraqi women defy Shia cleric, take to streets

Iraqi female activists called for the march through social media after al-Sadr said in a tweet on February 8 that it was immoral for men ...Read More

Rare snowfall carpets Baghdad , second time in century

Rare snowfall carpets Baghdad , second time in century

The last recorded snowfall in the city was in 2008, but it was a quick and mostly slushy affair and prior to that, it had been a century ...Read More

17-yr-old boy detained for supporting ISIS

17-yr-old boy detained for supporting ISIS

Singapore: A 17-year-old boy has been detained in Singapore for being a staunch supporter of the Islamic State terror group in Iraq and S...Read More

How much did internet shutdown cost to India's revenue in 2019?

How much did internet shutdown cost to India's revenue in 2019?

Amid the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A of the Constitution and the ongoing protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and N...Read More

Iraq anti-govt protests: Ten dead in 24 hrs

Iraq anti-govt protests: Ten dead in 24 hrs

Baghdad: Ten protesters were killed in Iraq over the past 24 hours during mass anti-government protests, the national High Commission for...Read More

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