Syrian Crisis

  • Watch: Wedding salon helps Syrian refugees in Jordan reclaim normalcy 03-02-2014 10:18 AM

    A wedding salon is just amongst a few things at the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan being run by Syrians for Syrians to help them reclaim normalcy after facing decades of conflict. ...
  • Watch: Russia, US war of words on Syrian crisis at G20 summit 07-09-2013 10:01 AM

    The war of words between Russia and the US on the Syrian crisis heated up at the G20 summit. Russia President Vladimir Putin has warned that if there's any military action against Syria, it will come to Syria's aid. The United States has accused Russia of shirking its international responsibilities...
  • No military solutions to Syrian crisis: Khurshid 04-09-2013 11:10 PM

    New Delhi: With the US mulling an attack on Syria, India on Wednesday said it will take a position on the crisis when it becomes clear what is intended to be done but stressed that there are no military solutions. There are intermediate positions that are being considered by various...
  • More burden on pockets as fuel prices hiked 01-09-2013 09:23 AM

    Petrol prices have been hiked by the government by Rs 2.35 and diesel is hiked by 50 paise. The hike comes amid a surge in global oil prices caused by deepening of the Syrian crisis. ...
  • As US remains defiant on attacking Syria, MEA advises Indians to leave the country 31-08-2013 07:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs has advised all Indians to leave Syria after the US hinted on a possible military attack on the Middle East country. US President Barack Obama has maintained that the US was contemplating a military intervention to punish Syria's President Bashar al-Assad for a...
  • Al Qaeda, mercenaries from across the border responsible for conflict: Syrian President advisor 07-03-2013 07:22 PM

    Bouthaina Shaaban, advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, said that the Syrian government was trying its best to resolve the situation. ...
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  • Syria pulls tanks from streets of Homs 27-12-2011 03:15 PM

    Beirut: After days of punishing assaults, Syria's army began withdrawing tanks from the restive city of Homs on Tuesday just as a team of Arab League observers was on its way to the central city, according to activists and an Arab official. Opposition activist Mohammed Saleh said the heavy bombardment...