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Saddam Hussein

Anita Katyal | Rahul shave made into a hairy affair; time for Cabinet reshuffle?

The trip to Varanasi had to be called off due to unforeseen circumstances. So the beard stays for now, till an auspicious muhurat is found

19 Feb 2023 12:00 AM

Anti-govt demonstrators torch Iran consulate amid deadly protests

Iraq's capital have been gripped by the largest grassroots protests since the US-led invasion that toppled Saddam Hussein in 2003.

28 Nov 2019 3:19 PM

Iraq protesters pour into streets for biggest protest day since Saddam

In Baghdad, protesters had set up checkpoints in the streets leading into and surrounding Tahrir Square, redirecting traffic.

02 Nov 2019 4:43 PM

Memories of a gentler era

Bill Clinton, offers an example of true greatness in bipartisanship, and has a fairytale ring at these times.

05 Dec 2018 12:48 AM

Yemen’s Saleh paid back for his misdeeds

Saudi media routinely refers to the Houthis as Iranian militias, which is plainly inaccurate.

07 Dec 2017 12:24 AM


Iran shows its missile might

Rouhani vows to boost arms programme despite US warning over N-deal.

23 Sep 2017 2:55 AM

In bid to distance Iran, Saudi strengthen ties with Iraq

Sadr's rare visit to Saudi Arabia came at the invitation of Riyadh, which played up his meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

22 Aug 2017 1:09 PM

Alomst after 27 years, Saudi Arabia, Iraq look to reopen border

Riyadh and Baghdad reached a deal 'to renovate the Arar border post and fully open it for trade and passage for visitors'.

17 Aug 2017 12:16 PM

Next ISIS chief could be from Saddam army

If Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead, he is likely to be succeeded by one of his top two lieutenants, both of whom were Army officers under Saddam Hussein.

25 Jun 2017 5:22 AM

Book on Saddam Hussain talks about his last days, experiences of his US guards

Several of the guards had children, and Saddam would share anecdotes from his own fatherhood experience.

04 Jun 2017 1:39 PM


Russia tried to influence US poll: CIA

The Russians’ aim was to help Donald win and not just undermine the US electoral process, the paper reported.

11 Dec 2016 6:14 AM