Amman

  • US extends closure of 19 diplomatic posts in Middle East 05-08-2013 06:47 AM

    Washington: The US has announced to extend closure of its 19 diplomatic posts till August 10, while nine of its embassies and consulates which were closed, will resume normal operations on Monday. "Given that a number of our embassies and consulates were going to be closed in accordance with local...
  • Shiva Thapa gives credit to coach, support staff 12-07-2013 05:26 PM

    Guwahati: As Shiva Thapa was given a hero's welcome here on his arrival on Friday after winning a gold at the Asian Boxing Championships in Amman, the teen pugilist gave credit to his coach and support staff for his success. The 19-year-old boxer was received at the Lokopriaya Gopinath Bordoloi...
  • Syrian forces raid Hama, officials resigns 01-09-2011 10:39 AM

    Amman: Syrian forces raided houses in Hama for the second day on Thursday, residents said, hours after the city's attorney general declared on YouTube he had resigned in protest against bloody repression of street demonstrations. Five months of protests have failed to unseat President Bashar al-Assad, who inherited power from...
  • Four killed in Eid protests acrosss Syria 31-08-2011 09:48 AM

    Amman: Security forces shot dead four demonstrators on Tuesday as people streamed out of mosques after prayers to mark the end of Ramadan and renewed protests against Syrian President Bashar al Assad, activists and residents said. The victims, who included a 13-year-old boy, were killed in the towns of al-Hara...
  • CBI names DMK MP Kanimozhi in 2G chargesheet 25-04-2011 03:57 PM

    New Delhi: The CBI on Monday filed a supplementary chargesheet in 2G case naming DMK MP Kanimozhi, who is also the daughter of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi, as a co-conspirator in the multi million crore scam. She has also been charged with cheating in the case. Others named...
  • 2G chargesheet: Karuna's wife may not be named 25-04-2011 12:00 PM

    New Delhi: Crucial developments are expected in the 2G spectrum scam case as the CBI is set to file a supplementary chargsheet on Monday. Sources have told CNN-IBN that five individuals will be named in the chargesheet including DMK MP Kanimozhi. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal...
  • Black money: Swiss govt awaits details from India 12-04-2011 07:45 AM

    The Swiss government has said it's willing to cooperate with Indian investigators, provided detailed information, which has not been the case so far. The Swiss Federal Minister for economy Johann N Schneider-Amman spoke exclusively to CNN-IBN's Paarull. ...