Tehran, March 12: Iran and Russia have reached a primary agreement for building two more nuclear power plants in Iran, officials said Wednesday.
New Delhi, March 12: The CPI-M Wednesday urged the central and Chhattisgarh governments to work out “an effective strategy” to fight the Maoists who killed 16 people in the state.
New Delhi, March 12: The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed the centre’s plea for review of its Jan 21 order which said the unexplained and inordinate delay in deciding the mercy petition is a ground for commutation of death sentence to life imprisonment.
Kabul, March 12: Three suicide bombers were killed in an attack on a base of the Afghan intelligence agency in Kandahar province on Wednesday, police said.
Jagdalpur (Chhattisgarh), March 12: Seeking “revenge” for the security personnel’s killings by Maoists in Chhattisgarh Tuesday, union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde Wednesday said the National Investigation Agency (NIA) would probe the attack.
Bhubaneswar, March 12: District authorities in Maoists-hit Malkangiri in Odisha have asked for three choppers and additional central forces for conducting free and fair Lok Sabhaand assembly elections next month, an official said Wednesday.
Kabul, March 12: Two of three suicide bombers were killed when they attacked a base of Afghan intelligence agency in Afghanistan’s Kandahar province Wednesday, a police said.
Damascus, March 12: Three suicide bombers detonated themselves at a hotel in Syria’s Qamishli city Tuesday, leaving five people killed and eight wounded, state media said.
Baghdad, March 12: Up to 14 people were killed and as many wounded in shootings and bombings, mainly targeting security forces in Iraq Tuesday, police said.