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Iraq seeks new EU-style regional bloc

Wednesday, 10 December 2008 1:49 AM

Trading and security cooperative framework for new era, says gov't spokesman.

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Pakistan won't hand over suspects to India

Wednesday, 10 December 2008 1:07 AM

16 arrests since Saturday but while it says it wants peace, is ready for war.

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Lebanese gets life in botched German train bomb plot

Wednesday, 10 December 2008 1:06 AM

Attempted bombings in July 2006 averted only by the mistakes of the convicted man: judge.

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Pakistan quizzes alleged planner of Mumbai attacks

Tuesday, 9 December 2008 9:11 AM

US welcomes 'positive steps' taken by Islamabad as key suspect faces grilling.

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Exports predicted to fall in 2009

Tuesday, 9 December 2008 7:19 AM

Trade with major markets to be hit by global crisis but exporters eye Indian opportunities.

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Basra autonomy vote aims to share out Iraq oil wealth

Tuesday, 9 December 2008 1:48 AM

Move not designed to 'control' oil wealth but to redistribute it, says referendum originator.

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Five US Blackwater guards in Iraq charged

Tuesday, 9 December 2008 1:19 AM

Most serious charge carries a mandatory minimum sentence of 30 years.

Banking & Finance»

Turkey to seek capital investment from Gulf - PM

Tuesday, 9 December 2008 12:56 AM

Foreign investment in 2008 expected to be sharply lower than in 2007, recession a risk.

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Drop 'carrot and stick' tactics, Iran tells Obama

Monday, 8 December 2008 2:22 PM

Iranian Foreign Ministry says approach proven useless, policy 'virtually failed'.

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Pakistan arrests 15 in Mumbai probe

Monday, 8 December 2008 10:40 AM

UPDATE 1: Authorities arrest members of Islamic charity linked to group accused of to terror attacks.

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US ramps up pressure on Pakistan over Mumbai

Monday, 8 December 2008 9:54 AM

Secretary of state says Islamabad must act quickly to help India prevent repeat attacks.

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Iran set for year of living dangerously

Monday, 8 December 2008 9:38 AM

Iran enters 2009 with economic woes, plummeting oil revenues and international tensions.

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IAEA chief says Iran talks failed - report

Monday, 8 December 2008 9:18 AM

ElBaradei says IAEA has not really moved 'one inch' toward addressing issues, policy has been 'failure'.

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Iran students protest amid heavy security

Monday, 8 December 2008 3:56 AM

Demonstrations follow cancelled visit by Supreme Leader to Science and Industry Universty.

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Iraq's oil-rich Basra province in autonomy move

Monday, 8 December 2008 1:47 AM

Petition in support of referendum in region with more than 70% of Iraqi output.


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