Somalia

  • India backs Palestine: PM at UN General Assembly 24-09-2011 07:57 PM

    Addressing the UN General Assembly, Manmohan Singh also urged the UN to evolve effective response to the problem of piracy. ...
  • Massive famine in Somalia, 29,000 kids dead 11-08-2011 12:31 PM

    At least 1 lakh refugees have flooded the Somali capital of Mogadishu as the famine worsens in the countryside. Over 29,000 children have also died in last 3 months due to the famine. ...
  • Massive famine in Somalia, 6 lakh kids starving 10-08-2011 03:15 PM

    Somalia, a poor country battered by years of war, is going through the worst of violence and famine. Almost 6,00,000 children could die of starvation in the country. ...
  • Afghanistan the most dangerous for women 16-06-2011 10:37 AM

    A recent survey puts India on fourth place in the list of world's five most dangerous countries for women to live in. ...
  • Somalia finds it difficult to fight piracy 19-04-2011 11:00 AM

    The challenge for the small coast guard unit is that today it's much harder to tell friend from foe. ...
  • The profit making business of Somali pirates 17-04-2011 07:47 PM

    Somali pirates are not just brute buccaneers, but part of a thriving business model with international connections. ...
  • Ransom paid, pirates make new demand 16-04-2011 09:58 PM

    Pirates refused to release 7 Indian crew members till the Indian government release the 100 captured pirates. ...
  • Freed Rak Afrikana crew members return home 16-03-2011 09:40 PM

    Indian crew members who were hijacked by Somali pirates in April 2010 on board merchant vessel Rak Afrikana on Wednesday landed in New Delhi and Mumbai to an emotional welcome. ...
  • Watch: Stolt Valor Capt, crew return | Read Story 25-11-2008 12:17 PM

    The crew arrived at IGI Airport by Qatar Airways. ...
  • Indian sailors freed by pirates return home 16-10-2008 01:23 PM

    Somalian pirates had hijacked MV Iran Deyanat on August 21. ...
  • Watch: How Somali pirates hijack ships 02-10-2008 04:31 PM

    CNN obtained a video shot by Somali pirates of a Korean deep-sea trawler. ...