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Kerala CM happy over employment offers for Iraq returned nurses

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 00:15

Expressing his happiness over the employment offers and financial assistance pouring in for the nurses who recently returned from the war-torn areas of Iraq, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Friday said that he was extremely glad about it.

Bahrain questions opposition leader after expelling US diplomat

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 01:18

Bahrain interrogated its top opposition leader on Wednesday after expelling a senior US diplomat for meeting him, a remarkable slap at Washington from an ally that hosts the US Navy`s Middle East fleet.

Iran eases demands in Vienna nuclear talks: Western diplomats

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 02:08

Tehran`s shift relates to the main sticking point in the talks - the number of uranium enrichment centrifuges Iran can maintain in a deal in exchange for a gradual end of sanctions.

Etihad Airways to start more flights between India and UAE

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 18:59

The airline will utilise new Airbus A320s, scheduled for delivery this year, to accommodate much of the increased frequencies.

Despite jihadist drive, Mideast colonial borders seen intact

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 15:44

A blistering jihadist offensive has sparked debate on the Middle East`s colonial-era borders being redrawn, but experts say this is unlikely as Arabs have grown accustomed to their nation states.

Syria`s Assad says `terror` will strike West

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 19:13

Ever since a revolt broke out in March 2011, Assad has blamed all violence in Syria on a foreign-backed "terrorist" plot.

Iraq`s implosion could redraw Middle East boundaries

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 15:20

The capture of Iraqi cities Mosul and Tikrit by al Qaeda-influenced jihadis has not only redrawn the map of a country corroded by sectarian hatred.

US stocks end streak of gains as Iraq concerns loom

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 03:56

US equity markets finished the week with losses after a rising jihadist offensive in Iraq lifted oil prices to nine-month highs and stoked further concerns about Middle East stability.

Iran, Turkey pledge cooperation despite split over Syria

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 01:23

In a landmark visit to Turkey by Iran`s president, the two countries pledged to work together to stop extremism and bloodshed in the Middle East despite deep differences over Syria`s civil war.

HCL Learning forays into Nepal, Middle East & Africa

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 20:02

The company's flagship product 'DigiSchool' has been introduced in 11 international schools in Middle East and Africa.

Topple the walls of enmity in Middle East: Pope

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 15:30

Pope Francis, in a bold move designed to re-launch the Middle East peace process, hosted an unprecedented inter-faith prayer service attended by the Israeli and Palestinian presidents at the Vatican.

Zindagi channel to focus on real stories from across the border

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 08:33

A new Hindi general entertainment channel (GEC) Zindagi- Jodey Dilon Ko, going on air June 23, will cater to a gamut of viewers with shows focussing on real and progressive stories. The USP here is that the shows are hand-produced and shot in Pakistan, Middle East, Britain and the US.