World  /  Published 28.07.21

Biden, Iraq PM pact to end US mission

US President Joe Biden and Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi sealed an agreement on Monday formally ending the US combat mission in Iraq by the end of 2021, but American forces will still operat...
By Reuters in Washington

World  /  Published 14.07.21

92 killed as fire sweeps Iraqi hospital

The death toll from a fire that tore through a coronavirus hospital in southern Iraq rose to 92, health officials said on Tuesday, as authorities faced accusations of negligence from grieving relative...
By Reuters in Nassiriya, Iraq

Opinion  /  Published 13.07.21

After the fire: Through a dystopian looking glass

On one chunk of a wall still standing in what used to be the ministry of information and broadcasting, someone has made a large portrait of the old Jesuit priest who was killed by the Orange Regime. I...
By Ruchir Joshi

World  /  Published 29.06.21

US airstrikes in Iraq, Syria

The US carried out airstrikes early on Monday morning in Iraq and Syria against two Iranian-backed militias that the Pentagon said had conducted drone strikes against American personnel in Iraq in rec...
By Eric Schmitt in Washington

World  /  Published 26.04.21

Iraq: 82 killed in oxygen tank blast

A fire sparked by an oxygen tank explosion killed at least 82 people and injured 110 at a hospital in Baghdad that had been equipped to house Covid-19 patients, an interior ministry spokesman said on ...
By Reuters in Baghdad


World  /  Published 06.03.21

Pope arrives in Iraq despite risks

Pope Francis landed in Baghdad on Friday for his most risky foreign trip since his election in 2012, saying he felt duty-bound to make the “emblematic” visit because Iraq had suffered so m...
By Reuters in Baghdad

Entertainment  /  Published 05.03.21

Gianfranco: Notturno is universal

War affects everyone and Notturno affected me in many ways because it talks so succinctly about the human cost of war. Was there a specific trigger that made you want to make this documentary? My pre...
By Priyanka Roy 

World  /  Published 29.11.19

Iraqi PM to resign over unrest

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi announced his resignation on Friday after the country’s top Shia cleric called for lawmakers to reconsider their support for a government rocked by weeks of dea...
By Reuters in Baghdad

World  /  Published 07.12.19

15 killed in Baghdad as assailants open fire

Gunmen in cars opened fire on Friday in Baghdad's Khilani Square, leaving at least 15 people dead and 60 wounded, Iraqi security and medical officials said.At least two of the dead were policemen.Prot...
By AP in Baghdad

World  /  Published 11.01.20

Middle East situation: Pak's Qureshi speaks to Iraq, Bahrain

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Friday had telephonic conversation with his counterparts from Iraq and Bahrain as part of its diplomatic outreach in the context of the evolving sit...
By PTI in Islamabad


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