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The Regressive Left

The death of Mahsa Amini, 22, from the northwestern Kurdish province of Iran, sparked demonstrations in Tehran and the Kurdistan province from which she came.

PM Modi Invites Iranian President Raisi To India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited President Ayatollah Dr Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi of Iran for a state visit to India during their maiden meeting, on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit, in the Uzbek city of Samarkand.

Iran Apples Take Bite Out Of Kashmir Fruit Growers’ Profits

The Kashmir fruit growers have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha seeking a ban on the duty-free import of apples from Iran to India.

Iraq On Cusp Of Intra Shia War

The stepping down of one of the most powerful Shiite leaders in Iraq, Moqtada Al-Sadr, from public life has triggered a political quagmire.

Iran Under Hardliner Presidency

New order A year ago on August 5, Ebrahim Raisi, the President-elect of Iran took the formal oath of office and replaced his moderate predecessor Hassan Rouhani. His election for the top position in Iran is a shot in the arms of the conservative clerics since Raisi is known as the diehard radical, close to […]

Harry Potter Author Faces Death Threat For Supporting Rushdie

BENGALURU: Renowned author JK Rowling has received a death threat over a tweet condemning the stabbing of Salman Rushdie. The ‘Harry Potter’ author took to Twitter and shared screenshots of the threat from a user. Rushdie was stabbed in New York on Friday by a fanatic when he was about to deliver a lecture at […]

Delhi Declaration: Afghan Territory Must Not Be Used For Terror Acts, Non-Interference In Its Internal Affairs

NEW DELHI: Top security officials of India and seven other countries on Wednesday discussed the evolving situation in Afghanistan, especially the security situation and its regional and global ramifications. In the third regional security dialogue chaired by NSA Ajit Doval, the eight nations called for a collective cooperation against the menace of radicalisation, extremism, separatism […]