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Sudan's Bashir wants dialogue with West as new term starts

Sudan is open to dialogue with Western nations, President Omar Hassan al-Bashir said on Tuesday in an unusually conciliatory message from a leader wanted on genocide charges whose country suffers under economic sanctions.

Jun 03, 2015, 00:44 AM IST

Al Qaeda forms `Burkha Brigade` to attack West

Al Qaeda has formed an all-female `Burkha Brigade` whose cadres are being trained to infiltrate and hit military bases and official buildings in the Western nations as they are less likely to attract suspicion than men.

Oct 28, 2012, 18:11 PM IST

‘US, allies to set demands for Iran nuclear talks’

The US, UK, France, Russia, China and Germany are the six powers involved in diplomacy aimed at resolving the long-running row over Iran`s atomic plans.

Apr 08, 2012, 12:33 PM IST

West pitches new sanctions on Iran in Security Council

Western nations pitched new sanctions against Iran in the Security Council amid signs that several members are reluctant to back a fourth round of punitive measures to deter Tehran`s nuclear ambitions.

Mar 05, 2010, 08:56 AM IST