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Oct 24, 2017
'It was just about money', say Afghan Shia recruits lured by Iran to fight Syrian civil warFleeing grinding poverty and unemployment, thousands of Afghan Shiites have been recruited by Iran to defend Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime.
Mar 08, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: Mubarakpur sits at the junction of Islamic doctrinal sects divided by TaqleedMubarakpur, less than an hour from Azamgarh town by an autorickshaw, is a small town with not even a government-run degree college or a railway station
Jul 04, 2016
Blasts reported in various parts of Saudi Arabia, at least two people killedA suicide bomber blew himself up outside a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, while another blast occurred outside one of Islam's holiest sites, the Prophet's Mosque in Medina, a Saudi-owned television channel reported.
Jul 04, 2016
Iraq's Shia militiamen stir unease in Sunni-majority FallujaA highway overpass in central Falluja in Iraq, from which Islamic State militants hanged a captured Iraqi soldier last year, bears the marks of the city's latest victors
Apr 02, 2016
Saudi-led interventions differ from the ones by Russia in Syria: But where is the endgame in Yemen?Saudi Arabia's intervention in Yemen — although extremely unpopular internationally — has three basic elements that makes it different from the Russian intervention in Syria.
Jan 10, 2016
As Riyadh raises the stakes, are Saudis betting their barrels on a Shia-Sunni divide?The purpose of current aggravation by Riyadh is two-fold: To throw a smokescreen on its precarious internal situation, and to give the Israel lobby in the US one more card to play against the rise of Iran
Aug 14, 2015
Truck bomb blast in Baghdad: 67 killed, more than 150 injuredA massive truck bomb ripped through a popular Baghdad food market in a predominantly Shiite neighbourhood early on Thursday morning, killing at least 67 people.
Aug 26, 2014
Iran claims to have found Israeli surveillance drone near nuke siteThe incident comes as Iran negotiates with world powers over its controversial nuclear program and Iranian hard-liners press moderate President Hassan Rouhani to demand more concessions before limiting the country's atomic capabilities.
Aug 11, 2013
Iraq violence: Serial bombings kill 69 on EidA wave of car bombings targeting those celebrating the end of Ramadan across Iraq killed 69 people on Saturday, a bloody reminder of the inability of Iraqi authorities to stop violence threatening to spiral out of control.
Jul 18, 2013
More than 700 people died due to religious violence in Pak since 2012At least 717 people were killed and 1108 injured in 203 targeted violence against religious communities in Pakistan since January last year, a report released by a Congress established independent commission has said.