TOP SHOTS (30 August 2020)
30 August 2020, 14:12
‘Living Eagle’ Saiful Azam no more
Group captain (Retd) Saiful Azam, one of the greatest Bangladeshi fighter pilots of all time, died at a hospital in the capital on Sunday.
15 June 2020, 2:57
Iraq COVID-19 tally touches 15,414
The Iraqi Health Ministry confirmed 1,146 new cases of COVID-19, raising the total number to 15,414 in the country
11 June 2020, 3:23
Iraq, US launch strategic talks
After months of tensions, Baghdad and Washington are poised to launch strategic talks Thursday to reset ties—but even with a new US-friendly Iraqi premier, a major breakthrough is unlikely
11 June 2020, 3:15
Protests, pandemic rob Iraqi students of graduation dreams
According to the US embassy in Baghdad, between 200 and 250 students who were meant to study in the US this year will not be able to travel, due to coronavirus movement restrictions
24 May 2020, 5:47
Ayatollah Khamenei: Americans will be expelled from Iraq, Syria
Americans will be expelled from Iraq and Syria, Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Sunday, renewing Iran’s demand for US troops to be withdrawn from the Middle East
18 May 2020, 4:15
Iraqis turn to sketches and songs to contain virus
Artists in Iraq's southern port city of Basra have adapted the beloved characters of "Bab al-Hara" ("The Neighbourhood Gate") -- a 10-season period drama watched across the Arab world -- to convince ...
3 May 2020, 3:49
Iraq-returnee fined for violating home quarantine rules
A mobile court on Monday night fined an Iraq-returnee Tk 10,000 for violating rules of home quarantine in Saturia upazila of Manikganj
17 March 2020, 8:17
Turkish drones kill 19 Syrian govt soldiers
2 March 2020, 3:43
Did Neanderthals bury their dead with flowers?
A Neanderthal skeleton unearthed in an Iraqi cave already famous for fossils of these extinct cousins of our species is providing fresh evidence that they buried their dead - and intriguing clues ...
23 February 2020, 9:44