Washington, March 18 (DPA) As the Iraq conflict heads into year five on Tuesday, US President George W. Bush is not only having to contend with a violent insurgency and sectarian strife, but for the first time he also has to deal with a Congress that is trying to force him to end the US role in the war.
Sunday, March 18, 2007 11:12:19 AM
Ramallah/Gaza, March 17 (DPA) The Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) Saturday confirmed the new national unity government between the rival Palestinian groups Fatah and Hamas.
Saturday, March 17, 2007 10:13:28 PM
Baghdad, March 17 (DPA) Eight people were killed and scores wounded when two tankers filled with chlorine exploded in separate incidents in and around the restive Iraqi city of Fallujah, Voices of Iraq news agency reported Saturday.
Saturday, March 17, 2007 9:24:48 PM
Gaza, March 17 (DPA) Palestinian Prime Minister-designate Ismail Haniya of Hamas said Saturday that the new unity government will respect deals signed by the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO).
Saturday, March 17, 2007 6:54:46 PM
Ramallah/Gaza, March 17 (Xinhua) Lawmakers of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) gathered in the West Bank city of Ramallah and Gaza Saturday to participate in the vote of confidence for the first coalition government.
Saturday, March 17, 2007 4:29:18 PM
Tehran, March 17 (RIA Novosti) Iran has developed a new mobile air defence system capable of launching simultaneously two ground-to-air missiles.
Saturday, March 17, 2007 1:31:51 PM
Dubai, March 16 (IANS) Kerala has appointed a nodal officer to coordinate with all the Indian missions in the Gulf to combat trafficking of women from the state to the region.
Friday, March 16, 2007 7:16:13 PM
Tehran, March 16 (RIA Novosti) Iran will proceed with its civilian nuclear energy research program despite possible new economic sanctions against the Middle East country, the Iranian president said Friday.
Friday, March 16, 2007 5:21:34 PM
Dubai, March 16 (IANS) Prominent Gulf-based non-resident Indian businessman B.R. Shetty has announced plans to invest in Bahrain's medical and money exchange sectors.
Friday, March 16, 2007 1:32:48 PM
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) In a revelation that many would find startling, Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss has said that nearly 75,000 people commit suicide in India every year for varied reasons, including mental disorder.
Friday, March 16, 2007 7:42:41 AM
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