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Nov 14, 2017
Iran earthquake: 530 dead, 7,200 injured as tragedy leaves behind trail of destructionTeams of Iranian rescuers dug through rubble in a hunt for survivors Monday after a major earthquake struck the Iran-Iraq border, killing at least 445 people and injuring thousands
Nov 13, 2017
164 killed, more than 1,600 injured as 7.3 magnitude earthquake rocks Iraq-Iran border; dozens trapped under rubbleA magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the region around the border between Iran and Iraq on Sunday, killing at least 145 people.
Sep 30, 2017
US refuses to recognise Kurdistan's independence referendum, calls for focus on fight against Islamic StateThe US announced on Friday that it did not recognize the outcome of the referendum on independence held by the Iraqi Kurdistan region on Monday
Feb 05, 2015
11 Indian nurses rescued in Iraq, to return to India in 3-5 days: MEAA batch of 11 Indian nurses has been rescued from conflict-hit Kirkuk area of Iraq and will be arriving home in the next three-five days, said MEA.
Feb 02, 2015
As world mourns Kenji Goto, MEA worries it's too late for 39 Indian IS captivesIndian intelligence officials are worried about the fate of the 39 Indian construction workers who were taken hostage by IS last year.
Sep 19, 2014
Was detained Kurdistan-bound Indian worker a victim of misguided paranoia?The news of Alam’s detention hasn’t gone down too well with his employers in Kurdistan who have asked Alam to furnish a No Objection Certificate on his return, subject to which he will be allowed to re-join.
Jul 06, 2014
Indian nurses return home, don't want to go back to Iraq everAs many as 183 Indians stranded in strife-torn Iraq, including the 46 nurses from Kerala who were freed by Iraqi insurgents, arrived here Saturday to a grand welcome, ending days of tension and uncertainty.
Jul 05, 2014
Photos: Back home after Iraq ordeal, Indian nurses reunite with familiesThe 46 Indian nurses, who were captured by militants in Iraq arrived at the Kochi airport on Saturday morning. Most of them became emotional and even broke down as they were greeted by their families. Here are some images..
Jul 05, 2014
Iraq: Militants treated us well, say rescued Indian nurses from Kerala"They told us that you are all our our sisters. You would not be harmed. But we did not believe them", Sandra said, adding, some armed doctors also travelled with them during the seven hours journey from from Tikrit to Mosul. They left the hospital at 12 pm in four buses and reached Mosul by 7 pm.
Jul 05, 2014
Iraq crisis: Air India flight carrying 46 nurses to reach Mumbai at 9.30 amThe special Air India flight carrying 46 Indian nurses set free by Sunni militants ISIS in strife-torn Iraq and 137 others would first land in Mumbai and reach Kochi at around noon today, a top airport official said.