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Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi-led delegation to head to Oman tomorrow, convey condolences over demise of Qaboos bin Said al Said
India

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi-led delegation to head to Oman tomorrow, convey condolences over demise of Qaboos bin Said al Said

Making the announcement of Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi's visit to Oman, the External Affairs Ministry said he will carry a message from Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Sultan Sayyed Haitham bin Tariq bin Taimur Al-Said, who was sworn in as successor of Qaboos

S Jaishankar to embark on two-day Iran visit tomorrow; external affairs minister to attend 19th Joint Commission Meeting
India

S Jaishankar to embark on two-day Iran visit tomorrow; external affairs minister to attend 19th Joint Commission Meeting

S Jaishankar is also expected to call upon Iranian president Hassan Rouhani, the external affairs ministry said in a statement on Saturday

US deploying 3,000 more troops to Saudi Arabia after attack on oil installations, says Pentagon
World

US deploying 3,000 more troops to Saudi Arabia after attack on oil installations, says Pentagon

The Pentagon said Friday it has approved the deployment of 3,000 additional troops and military hardware to Saudi Arabia

Iran oil tanker hit by two missiles in Red Sea off Saudi coast; incident raises tensions between Tehran and Riyadh
World

Iran oil tanker hit by two missiles in Red Sea off Saudi coast; incident raises tensions between Tehran and Riyadh

The tanker, which was set ablaze, suffered heavy damage and crude had leaked after it was struck in the early morning about 96 km from Jeddah.

At OIC Summit, without naming Pakistan, Sushma Swaraj says fight against terrorism, not any religion: 'States that harbour terrorists must be isolated'
World

At OIC Summit, without naming Pakistan, Sushma Swaraj says fight against terrorism, not any religion: 'States that harbour terrorists must be isolated'

Sushma Swaraj at OIC Summit, 2019, said, "We are living in times where the reach of terror is rising. We are seeing the senseless violence that terrorism can result in. We must act together, stand together to combat global terrorism." She emphasised, "We must tell the states who provide shelter and funding to terrorists to stop providing the same to terror organisations".

India defies unilateral US injunctions, prioritises strategic interests by maintaining commercial ties with Iran
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India defies unilateral US injunctions, prioritises strategic interests by maintaining commercial ties with Iran

The Indian government has for once shown itself to be both courageous and independent in its dealings with other nations by defying unilateral ukases issued by the United States (US).

Iraq insurgency: Why Gulf nations fear advancing militants
World

Iraq insurgency: Why Gulf nations fear advancing militants

At the same time, the Gulf states sharply oppose any US. military assistance to Iraq's Shiite-led government aimed at stopping the extremists' rapid advance.