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PM Modi holds talks with US President Barack Obama

Sep 30, 2014

PM Modi holds talks with US President Barack Obama

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held talks with US President Barack Obama on "substantive" bilateral, regional and international issues including defence, security, trade and situation in West Asia in view of threat by Islamic State militants. #White House #Barack Obama #US #Defence #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Security #bilateral talks #islamic-state
Now, British hostage features in Islamic State's third video

Sep 30, 2014

Now, British hostage features in Islamic State's third video

A new video featuring John Cantlie, a British photojournalist captured almost two years ago by Islamic State in Syria, reading messages has been released. #Barack Obama #Syria #NewsTracker #Britain #Washington #Iraq #United States of America #militants #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS #beheading of journalists #David Haines
Iran to supply Lebanon with military equipment to fight extremists

Sep 30, 2014

Iran to supply Lebanon with military equipment to fight extremists

Iran is the main backer of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group, which has a force more powerful than the Lebanese national army. #Syria #NewsTracker #Iran #Iraq #Lebanon #Hezbollah #Jihadists #Syrian civil war #islamic-state #Ali Shamkhani

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Islam and prejudice: Why Girish Karnad is wrong about Naipaul

Nov 11, 2012

Islam and prejudice: Why Girish Karnad is wrong about Naipaul

Much of what Naipaul has said about Islam's damage to native cultures, based on field reportage, is visible and indisputable unless one is blind to what is around. #Islam #Music #Islamophobia #VS Naipaul #Secularism #Girish Karnad
Confessions of a Pakistani Leader

May 06, 2011

Confessions of a Pakistani Leader

Osama enjoyed being dictated by us. Thats why I put him up in a nice mansion outside our capital where he could retire to a peaceful life that he denied to so many people around the world. #Osama bin Laden #AlQaeda #Pakistan #Taliban #MyTake #Islam
Confessions of a Pakistani Leader

Sep 30, 2014

Military mission in Iraq ‘noble and necessary,’ Stephen Harper says

OTTAWA—Canada is preparing to dispatch fighter jets to Iraq on a military mission against Islamic extremists that Prime Minister Stephen Harper hails as “noble and necessary.” As the Conservative government privately considered its options Tuesday, H... #Syria #Iraq #Canada #Australia #United Kingdom #Stephen Harper #Al-Qaeda
Confessions of a Pakistani Leader

Sep 30, 2014

RAF planes bomb Islamic State targets in Iraq for the first time

Two RAF Tornado GR4 aircraft attack Isis positions in strikes that Ministry of Defence describes as successful Continue reading..... #Syria #Iraq #Canada #Australia #United Kingdom #Stephen Harper #Al-Qaeda
Confessions of a Pakistani Leader

Sep 30, 2014

Canadian CF-18 fighter jets to be kept in use until 2025

OTTAWA—The Harper government says it will extend the life of its fleet of CF-18 fighters. A spokeswoman for Defence Minister Rob Nicholson says the jets are an important component of the country’s defence and will be updated to keep them flying until... #Syria #NATO #Baltic #Rob Nicholson #Crimea