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Here Are The Top 10 Events Of The Day

Oct 10, 2021 Outlook

The military level talks with China in Ladakh to Danish President’s visit to world’s wonder Taj Mahal in Agra, the day is going to witnesses several events. Here are the top 10 happenings of the day.

After Saddam

Dec 31, 2006 B. Raman

Impact on global jihad, on the situation in Iraq, on the relationship between Al Qaeda and the Iraqi resistance. Who are the immediate beneficiaries? What are the options for the USA?

Dictator: Created And Destroyed...

Osama bin Laden will certainly rejoice, along with Bush and Blair. And there's a thought. So many crimes avenged. But we will have got away with it.

Weep For Saddam

Dec 30, 2006 B. Raman

By deciding to go ahead with the execution of Saddam Hussein, the US has given the Sunni jihadi terrorists one more martyr in their jihad against non-Muslims and one more pretext for indulging in their orgy of killing innocent civilians.

Saddam's Accomplices

Why should Saddam be alone in the dock? Surely, those who aided and abetted his crimes, and were accomplices in other great crimes committed against the Iraqi people, should be prosecuted, too.

06 November, 2006

The Fatal Handshake In Baghdad

Norman Solomon

Saddam Hussein has received a death sentence for crimes he committed more than a year before Donald Rumsfeld shook his hand in Baghdad. Let's reach back into history and extract some facts.

06 November, 2006

A Great Day For Iraq?

Robert Fisk

So America's one-time ally has been sentenced to death for war crimes he committed when he was Washington's best friend in the Arab world. It's difficult to think of a more suitable monster for the gallows...It couldn't be a more just verdict - nor a

15 November, 2005

War Without Rules

George Monbiot

Saddam Hussein is accused of mass murder, torture, false imprisonment, the embezzlement of billions and the use of chemical weapons. He is certainly guilty on all counts. So, it now seems, are the people who overthrew him.

08 April, 2004

Airlifting Saddam

Robert Fisk

THe US has secretly flown Saddam Hussein out of Iraq and imprisoned him under high security at a vast American air base in the Gulf Arab state of Qatar.

29 December, 2003

Iraq Still Bleeds

B. Raman

A fortnight after the much vaunted capture of Saddam Hussein by the US under circumstances, which are still far from clear, the ground situation shows no signs of improvement.

22 December, 2003

Send Saddam To The Hague!

Uri Avnery

I know that it is neither nice nor wise to say "I told you so". But it is very hard to write about Iraq without using these four words, since almost all the predictions of this column before and during the war are coming true, one after another.

22 December, 2003

The Doctrine Of Change Of Course

Noam Chomsky

It is a trap deeply rooted in the intellectual culture generally - invoked in the United States every two or three years. It is dishonest and cowardly, but it does have advantages: It protects us from the danger of understanding what is happening be

18 December, 2003

The Hole Thing

Late night comedians have never had it so good as Saddam in a 'spider hole'. A compilation of some of the lines from Jay Leno, David Letterman, Conon O'Brian, Jon Stewart et al.

18 December, 2003

Time To Mend Fences

Shada Islam

Saddam in custody offers new opportunity. But Washington has to soften its stance on Iraq contracts to win over its European critics

16 December, 2003

Saddam On Parade

Tariq Ali

Those in the US and elsewhere who argued that the resistance was led by Saddam and the remnants of the old regime, will now get a big shock.

16 December, 2003

Hard Truths Remain

Robert Jensen

Saddam Hussein's capture and the hope he will be held accountable for crimes against the people of Iraq and neighboring states is welcome news, no matter what one's position on the U.S. invasion of Iraq. But this doesn't vindicate the U.S. invasion.

16 December, 2003

But Not Much Else

Maria Tomchick

Failed military tactics, failed financial policies -- it's all in a day's work for the Bush administration. Finding Saddam Hussein certainly won't make up for incompetence at the top.

16 December, 2003

We Finally Got Our Monster

Michael Moore

... and he was in a spider hole! Meanwhile, anybody know where the guy is who killed 3,000 people on 9/11? Our - Frankenstein's - other monster? Maybe he's in a mouse hole.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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