Iraq War

  • The Iraq war from an Iraqi perspective 04-07-2014 12:11 PM

    New Delhi: In the backdrop of the deteriorating situation in Iraq, a new voice in fiction emerges from the rubble and describes the war-torn country from the inside as never before. "The Corpse Exhibition And Other Stories of Iraq" by author-filmmaker Hassan Blasim is the first major literary work about...
  • 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch to star in Iraq war drama 'The Yellow Birds' 18-05-2014 11:49 AM

    Los Angeles: 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch, Tye Sheridan and Will Poulter are set to star in in Iraq war drama 'The Yellow Birds'. The film revolves around two young soldiers (Sheridan and Poulter) who are taken under the wing of an older sergeant (Cumberbatch) as they are deployed to Iraq,...
  • Iraq War 10th anniversary: Watch the iconic moments of the conflict 17-03-2013 08:22 AM

    Sunday, March 17, marks 10 years since the beginning of the Iraq war, during which the NATO forces overthrew the regime of Saddam Hussein after a brutal conflict. ...
  • UK: Tony Blair heckled at phone-hacking inquiry 29-05-2012 06:50 PM

    London: British leaders are forced to court powerful press barons such as Rupert Murdoch or risk savage media attacks which render them unable to govern effectively, former Prime Minister Tony Blair told an inquiry on Monday. Interrupted by a heckler who accused him of being a war criminal for supporting...
  • US formally ends Iraq war with little fanfare 16-12-2011 08:58 AM

    Baghdad: Nearly nine years after American troops stormed across the Iraq border in a blaze of shock and awe, US officials quietly ended the bloody and bitterly divisive conflict in Baghdad on Thursday, but the debate over whether it was worth the cost in money and lives is yet unanswered....
  • Iraq to grow faster than India and China: Obama 13-12-2011 08:28 AM

    Washington: As Iraq moves forward on the path of reconstruction and economic revival with the end of war and withdrawal of American forces from the country, it is expected to grow much faster than the two Asian giants, India and China, US President Barack Obama said on Monday. "In the...
  • US admirer of Gandhi sets himself on fire 29-01-2011 12:07 PM

    Jaipur: On a cold night in a quiet town, 71-year-old Jeff Knaebel crept into the ruins of an ancient Buddhist meditation center in northern India, doused himself with a flammable liquid and set himself alight to protest what he called cruelty in the United States and India. It was a...
  • Wikileaks founder Assange living 'haunted life' 25-10-2010 11:13 AM

    New York: Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is living a "haunted life" fearing arrest and has been on the run following the release of nearly 4 lakh secret US military documents related to Iraq war on his whistle-blowing website. 39-year-old Assange checks into hotels under false names, dyes his hair, sleeps...
  • WikiLeaks releases 400,000 US files on Iraq war 23-10-2010 08:01 AM

    Washington: WikiLeaks released nearly 400,000 classified US files on the Iraq war on Friday, some detailing gruesome cases of prisoner abuse by Iraqi forces that the US military knew about but failed to investigate. The Pentagon decried the website's publication of the secret reports, the largest security breach of its...
  • Pentagon braces for fresh Wikileaks disclosure 18-10-2010 10:24 AM

    Washington: The Pentagon is bracing itself for a second grand disclosure by Wikileaks on Monday, touted to be the largest security breach of its kind in US military history. The online whistle blower website is expected to release a whopping 40 thousand documents on the Iraq war — five times...
  • Combat mission in Iraq is over, says Obama 01-09-2010 07:38 AM

    Washington: Formally declaring that combat mission in Iraq is over US President Barack Obama has said that this milestone should serve as a message to the world that it intends to sustain and strengthen our leadership in the 21st century. "This milestone should serve as a reminder to all Americans...
  • Watch: Tony Blair grilled over Iraq war 30-01-2010 12:17 PM

    Did Tony Blair lie to his country and the world to launch a war on Iraq? ...
  • Obama leaves Iraq after brief visit 08-04-2009 08:11 AM

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  • Watch: Iraqi's had predicted the 2003 war accurately 20-03-2009 08:20 AM

    Nic Robertson had visited a Baghdad cafe and interviewed Iraqi citizens. ...
  • White House aide says Bush hid truth about Iraq 28-05-2008 11:19 PM

    Leicester: Mystery offspinner Sunil Narine could prove a huge asset to the West Indies attempts to avoid a whitewash against England, coach Ottis Gibson said. The 24-year-old, who was a stand-out in the recently concluded Indian Premier League (IPL) for champions Kolkata Knight Riders, was unexpectedly called up on Wednesday...
  • Missing Iraqis nearly impossible to trace 20-03-2008 11:49 AM

    Former Indian opener, Akash Chopra talks about his book 'Out of the Blue' which describes Rajasthan's Ranji Trophy triumph last year. ...
  • Hillary, Obama squabble on Iraq war's 5th anniversary 18-03-2008 09:26 AM

    Kolkata: Even Sachin Tendulkar's impending 100th international century failed to generate interest among the cricket lovers of the city as on the first day of sale less than 100 tickets were booked for the second Test between India and the West Indies, beginning in Kolkata on November 14. According to...
  • Govt defends US warship’s India trip 28-06-2007 12:57 AM

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  • Left goes to war against US warship 27-06-2007 02:29 AM

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  • Nude Tony Blair hides shame in Iraq 07-06-2007 02:13 AM

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  • Prince Harry gets marching order 01-05-2007 12:15 PM

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