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Nov 25, 2018
At least 70 people injured in Iran after earthquake of 6.3 magnitude strikes Kermanshah provinceSunday night's earthquake struck near Sarpol-e Zahab in Iran's Kermanshah province, which suffered half of the casualties from last year's quake and where some still remain homeless.
Nov 15, 2018
Defying abuse and taboos, Iraq's women wrestlers aim to make impact in international competitionsOn the blue mats of the al-Rafideen Club in the conservative city of Diwaniya, some 180 km (110 miles) south of Baghdad, Hussein trains three times a week with 30 other female wrestlers, some still wearing headscarves.
Nov 03, 2018
Donald Trump says US open to new deal with Iran, but 'toughest ever' sanctions will continue until then"The United States remains open to reaching a new, more comprehensive deal with Iran that forever blocks its path to a nuclear weapon, addresses the entire range of its malign actions, and is worthy of the Iranian people," Trump said in a presidential statement late Friday night.
Oct 28, 2018
Islamic State ousted US-backed forces from its holdout in eastern Syria, says monitoring groupIslamic State overran large swathes of Syria and neighbouring Iraq in 2014, proclaiming a "caliphate" across land it controlled. But the jihadist group has since lost most of that territory.
Oct 16, 2018
Saudi Arabia commits to meeting India's rising oil demand, says keen to invest in fuel retailing and petrochemical businessSaudi Arabia committed to meeting India's rising oil demand and said it is keen to invest in fuel retailing and petrochemical business in the world's fastest-growing energy consumer.
Oct 15, 2018
India has optional volumes of crude oil from Saudi, others to make up for shortfall from Iran: Senior officialIndia, the world's third-biggest oil consumer, meets more than 80 percent of its oil needs through imports. Iran is its third-largest supplier after Iraq and Saudi Arabia and meets about 10 percent of total needs.
Oct 12, 2018
International friendlies: Argentina brush aside Iraq 4-0 despite Lionel Messi's absence from ranksArgentina shrugged off the absence of Lionel Messi as a second-string team eased past Iraq 4-0 in an international friendly in Riyadh on Thursday.
Oct 11, 2018
Donald Trump says US will 'take care' of countries that continue to buy oil from Iran after sanctions come into forceDonald Trump had pulled the US out of the 2015 nuclear accord, saying it had "failed to achieve the fundamental objective of blocking all paths to an Iranian nuclear bomb"
Oct 08, 2018
Dharmendra Pradhan says two Indian companies to buy Iranian oil in November, unsure about waiver from US sanctionsOil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said two state refiners have placed orders for importing crude oil from Iran in November, the month when US sanctions on Iranian oil purchases take effect.
Oct 03, 2018
Iraq elects veteran Kurdish politician Barham Salih as its new president; government-formation to take place soonIraq's parliament elected veteran Kurdish politician, Barham Salih, as the country's new president on Tuesday in a step toward forming a new government nearly five months after national elections.