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19 Punjabis return from Iraq, no word on hostages
Chandigarh, Aug 5 (IANS) Although 19 Punjabis returned to India by a special flight Tuesday, there is still no word on the whereabouts of another 40 Punjabi men taken hostage by militants in conflict-torn Iraq, officials said.

Tuesday, August 05, 2014 5:50:04 PM

44 Kerala nurses back home, from Libya nightmare
Kochi, Aug 5 (IANS) Kerala nurses evacuated from Libya, who arrived here Tuesday, are so traumatised by their experience in the violence-hit country that as one of them said "words cannot describe our pain".

Tuesday, August 05, 2014 4:22:06 PM

India will protect farmers' interests: Sitharaman
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The government Tuesday said it is confident that India will be able to persuade members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) appreciate its stand regarding the welfare of farmers.

Tuesday, August 05, 2014 3:16:22 PM

Nurses recall Libya nightmare
Kochi, Aug 5 (IANS) The nurses who returned to Kerala from Libya recalled their terrifying experience in the violence-ravaged country, with one saying "words cannot describe my pain".

Tuesday, August 05, 2014 2:52:14 PM

Chandy calls for MEA help to get a Keralite's body back
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 4 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Monday requested the external affairs ministry for bringing back here the body of a man from the state killed in Libya, said a state government official.

Monday, August 04, 2014 8:02:05 PM

44 Kerala nurses from Libya to reach Kochi Tuesday
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 4 (IANS) The first batch of 44 Kerala nurses, evacuated from Libya, will arrive at Kochi on a Middle East airline Tuesday morning, said a state government official.

Monday, August 04, 2014 7:30:04 PM

Nearly 5,000 Indians rescued from Iraq so far: Sushma
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Monday said nearly 5,000 Indians have been brought back from Iraq since it was embroiled in conflict, and urged parliamentarians not to believe rumours floating about those trapped in the West Asian nation.

Monday, August 04, 2014 6:42:17 PM

Nearly 5,000 Indians rescued from Iraq so far: Sushma
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Monday said nearly 5,000 Indians have been brought back from Iraq since it was embroiled in conflict, and urged parliamentarians not to believe rumours floating about those trapped in the West Asian nation.

Monday, August 04, 2014 6:00:04 PM

Indians safe, less than 10 percent want to return: Libyan Ambassador (IANS Interview)
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Less than 10 percent Indians living in Libya have expressed a desire to leave the country and that demonstrates there is "no serious threat to their safety," Libya's ambassador to India Ali Al-Isawi said Friday.

Saturday, August 02, 2014 4:12:05 PM

58 Indian nurses returning home from Libya
New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 1 (IANS) Days after India rescued 49 nurses from Iraq, 58 Indian nurses from violence-hit Libya are on their way back to India, the government said Friday.

Friday, August 01, 2014 10:28:04 PM

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