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Iran wants N-deal to work with US in Iraq

A top Iranian official said on Wednesday that Tehran could consider working with the United States over the crisis in Iraq if talks on its nuclear programme are successful.

Oslo imam hurt in attack

The imam of Oslo’s main mosque was recuperating in hospital Tuesday after a masked assailant attacked him in the centre of the Norwegian capital, the police said.

Kofi Annan , Hillary Clinton on Peace Nobel committee?

Kofi Annan , Hillary Clinton on Peace Nobel committee?

International figures such as Kofi Annan and Hillary Clinton could get a say in who wins the Nobel Peace Prize, as a recent spat with China pushes Norway to spread responsibility for the award.

‘US rebuked Norway over Obama Nobel’

Barack Obama’s administration rebuked Norway after he won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize, saying it was an awkward honour for an as-yet untested leader, a Norwegian diplomat revealed on Thursday.

It is a measure of Sri Lanka’s return to “normal” democratic politics that conspiracy theories are once again resonating in Colombo.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government faces significant challenges in trying to reinvigorate India’s economy back to the robust growth it enjoyed a few years ago.