Iraqi forces will liberate Tikrit within 72 hours: Spokesman

Iraqi forces will liberate Tikrit within 72 hours: Spokesman

Iraqi forces besieging a few die-hard jihadists from the Islamic State group in Tikrit will have liberated the city within three days, a spokesman told a news agency on Saturday.

Mar 14, 2015, 08:32 AM IST

Over 200 more Indians to return from Iraq on Wednesday

A batch of over 200 Indians will be reaching here on Wednesday from the conflict-hit Iraq, taking the total number of compatriots who have come back to nearly 2,300.

Jul 08, 2014, 22:18 PM IST

Four killed in Iraq car bomb explosions

At least four people were killed and 41 injured Monday in three separate incidents of car bombings in Iraq, police said.

Jun 02, 2014, 17:17 PM IST

Five killed in Iraq car bombing

At least five people were killed and 14 wounded Sunday in a car bombing in the Shia holy city of Najaf in central Iraq.

Jul 22, 2012, 18:25 PM IST

‘Kuwait-Iraq flights to resume after 20 years’

Iraq invaded Kuwait in 1990, after which flights
between the Iraq and its small neighbour to the south were

Apr 05, 2012, 23:01 PM IST

Iran`s foreign minister meets top Iraqi clerics

Iran`s acting foreign
minister courted top clerics in Najaf, the Iraqi religious
heartland, the second day of a visit to Iraq aimed at
boosting ties between the Shiite-majority neighbours.

Jan 06, 2011, 23:34 PM IST

Toll in Iraq bombing rises to 27

At least 27 people were killed and 111 injured in a series of explosions that hit the southern Iraqi city of Najaf, medics said on Friday as they updated the death toll.

Jan 15, 2010, 15:53 PM IST