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Iran Admits Its Army Mistook Ukrainian Plane As Hostile, Shot It Down

Iran Admits Its Army Mistook Ukrainian Plane As Hostile, Shot It Down

The responsible parties would be referred to a judicial department within the military and held accountable, the army said.

11 January 2020
US Military Tried To Take Out Another Iranian Commander, But Failed

US Military Tried To Take Out Another Iranian Commander, But Failed

The failed airstrike targeted Abdul Reza Shahlai, a high-ranking commander in Iran's Islamic Republican Guard Corps.

11 January 2020

Socio-Political And Economic Impact Of 5% GDP Growth And What India Needs To Do

At five per cent GDP growth rate, India faces not just economic but also socio-political challenges.

Hiatus In US-Iran Hostilities, But Any Miscalculation Can Be Calamitous

Hiatus In US-Iran Hostilities, But Any Miscalculation Can Be Calamitous

Even though Iran-supported militia groups would have wanted harsh and bloody revenge, but good sense prevailed among the leadership who understood the...

10 January 2020

Worried Over War, US House Votes To Curb Trump's Power To Take Military Action Against Iran

'I don't have to,' Trump said on whether he would seek congressional approval for more military action against Iran.

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10 January 2020
US To Join Investigation Into Ukrainian Passenger Plane's Crash In Iran

US To Join Investigation Into Ukrainian Passenger Plane's Crash In Iran

The move comes following allegations against Iran having a role behind the crash that killed over 170 people.


09 January 2020
Two Rockets Hit Baghdad's Green Zone Day After Iran Missile Attacks On US Targets

Two Rockets Hit Baghdad's Green Zone Day After Iran Missile Attacks On US Targets

Just before midnight, two loud blasts were heard in Baghdad, followed by the wailing security sirens of the Green Zone.


08 January 2020
Iran Won't Have Nuclear Weapons As Long As I Am US President: Donald Trump

Iran Won't Have Nuclear Weapons As Long As I Am US President: Donald Trump

'To the people of Iran,' Donald Trump said, 'The United States is ready to embrace peace with those who seek it.'


09 January 2020
In US-Iran Game Of Chess, India Faces Same Old Challenge -- Of Striking Balance

In US-Iran Game Of Chess, India Faces Same Old Challenge -- Of Striking Balance

For India, striking a balance between its two strategic partners — the United States and Iran — who have been at daggers drawn for long, has never been an...


08 January 2020
'We Don't Retreat In Face Of America': Iran President Hassan Rouhani

'We Don't Retreat In Face Of America': Iran President Hassan Rouhani

"If America has committed a crime... it should know that it will receive a decisive response," Rouhani said in a televised address, hours after Iran fired...


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08 January 2020
Oil Prices Up, Stocks Down After Iran Missile Attack At US Bases In Iraq

Oil Prices Up, Stocks Down After Iran Missile Attack At US Bases In Iraq

Brent crude was up 73 cents at $69.02. At the start of Wednesday's trading, it spiked $3.48 to $71.75 before retreating.


08 January 2020
US-Iran Tensions Live Updates: 'A Slap,' Says Khamenei After Tehran's Attack On US Airbase In Iraq

US-Iran Tensions Live Updates: 'A Slap,' Says Khamenei After Tehran's Attack On US Airbase In Iraq

Ain al-Asad has a 4 km runway at 188m altitude from sea levels, which is the main and the largest US airbase in Iraq.


08 January 2020
80 'American Terrorist Forces' Killed In Missile Attack: Iran State Media

80 'American Terrorist Forces' Killed In Missile Attack: Iran State Media

The United States is yet to officially comment on the number of casualties in the attack.


08 January 2020
Iran Will Welcome Any Peace Initiative By India For De-escalating Tensions With US: Iranian Envoy

Iran Will Welcome Any Peace Initiative By India For De-escalating Tensions With US: Iranian Envoy

"We are not for war, we are looking for peace and prosperity for everybody in this region. We welcome any Indian initiative or any project that can help peace...


10 January 2020
War Clouds Loom Over India Revival Story

War Clouds Loom Over India Revival Story

Spikes in oil prices, declining exchange rate and large fiscal deficit are likely to exacerbate the slowdown and raise the cost of living


08 January 2020
MEA Issues Advisory On Travel After Iran Fires Missiles At Iraq Airbases Housing US Troops

MEA Issues Advisory On Travel After Iran Fires Missiles At Iraq Airbases Housing US Troops

'Indian nationals residing in Iraq are advised to be alert and may avoid travel within Iraq,' MEA said.


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08 January 2020
'All Is well': Donald Trump After Iran Fires Missiles At US Bases In Iraq

'All Is well': Donald Trump After Iran Fires Missiles At US Bases In Iraq

The missile attacks came in retaliation to the killing of Iranian top commander General Qasem Soleimani.


08 January 2020
Watch: Missiles Hit Airbases Housing US Troops In Iraq, People Run For Cover

Watch: Missiles Hit Airbases Housing US Troops In Iraq, People Run For Cover

At least 10 rockets hit the Al Asad airbase in central Iraq, where numerous US troops are stationed, in what appears to be the first retaliatory strike by Iran.


08 January 2020
Iran Fires Several Ballistic Missiles On 2 Iraq Airbases Housing US Troops

Iran Fires Several Ballistic Missiles On 2 Iraq Airbases Housing US Troops

As per a US official, the missiles were launched from Iran and targeted at least two Iraqi military bases hosting US military and coalition personnel at...


07 January 2020
China Asks US To Provide Visa To Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif To Attend UNSC Meeting

China Asks US To Provide Visa To Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif To Attend UNSC Meeting

The US had declined to issue Zarif a visa to attend the UN Security Council's meeting scheduled in New York later this week.


07 January 2020
35 Killed In Stampede At Funeral Of Iran General Soleimani Killed By US: State Media

35 Killed In Stampede At Funeral Of Iran General Soleimani Killed By US: State Media

The TV says the stampede erupted in Kerman, the hometown of Gen. Qassem Soleimani where the procession was underway on Tuesday.


07 January 2020
Iran Designates US Forces 'Terrorists' For Killing General Qasem Soleimani

Iran Designates US Forces 'Terrorists' For Killing General Qasem Soleimani

Qasem Soleimani, the popular head of the Revolutionary Guards' foreign operations arm, was killed in a US drone strike outside Baghdad airport on Friday.


06 January 2020
'Very Dangerous Moment': Saudi Calls For Calm After US-Iran Escalation

'Very Dangerous Moment': Saudi Calls For Calm After US-Iran Escalation

Prince Faisal bin Farhan's appeal came as the US warned that Saudi Arabia faced a "heightened risk" of missile and drone attacks


06 January 2020
Huge Crowds In Iran Mourn General Soleimani Killed By US Drone

Huge Crowds In Iran Mourn General Soleimani Killed By US Drone

Iranians clutching "Down with USA" signs and portraits of Qasem Soleimani massed as supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei presided over prayers for the slain...


06 January 2020
'Will Address Situation In Middle East': NATO Ambassadors To Meet On Iran Crisis

'Will Address Situation In Middle East': NATO Ambassadors To Meet On Iran Crisis

The killing of Qasem Soleimani in a US drone strike at Baghdad airport surprised many of Washington's allies.


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