Articles about Baghdad

Iraqi health officials: 64 dead in fire at coronavirus ward

13 Jul 2021

World
Iraqi health officials: 64 dead in fire at coronavirus ward

The death toll from a catastrophic blaze that erupted at a coronavirus hospital ward in southern Iraq the previous day rose to 64 on Tuesday, Iraqi medical officials said.

Who was Qassem Soleimani, the Iranian General US killed?

03 Jan 2020

World
Who was Qassem Soleimani, the Iranian General US killed?

Earlier on Friday, the United States confirmed to have killed Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani in an airstrike at Iraq's Baghdad Airport.

Iran's top commander Qasem Soleimani killed in United States strike

03 Jan 2020

World
Iran's top commander Qasem Soleimani killed in United States strike

Qasem Soleimani, the top commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guards, a US-designated Foreign Terrorist Organization, was killed in an operation carried out by the United States, Pentagon confirmed on Friday.

WWE: Ranking the most shocking revelations of all-time

04 Sep 2019

Sports
WWE: Ranking the most shocking revelations of all-time

WWE is the best form of pro-wrestling and one of the purest forms of entertainment.

Twin bomb attacks in Baghdad kill at least 35

15 Jan 2018

World
Twin bomb attacks in Baghdad kill at least 35

At least 35 people were killed in double suicide bombings in Tayaran Square in Baghdad, the second attack in three days.

15 dead, 45 injured in Baghdad suicide attack

30 Mar 2017

World
15 dead, 45 injured in Baghdad suicide attack

Iraqi officials said 15 people died and 45 others were injured in an apparent suicide attack on police check post in Baghdad.

OPEC production-cuts lead to 18-month high fuel prices in UK

06 Jan 2017

World
OPEC production-cuts lead to 18-month high fuel prices in UK

Following a 3-pence-a-litre increase in December 2016, petrol and diesel prices in the UK are at their highest since July 2015.

OPEC, non-OPEC producers agree to production cuts

11 Dec 2016

World
OPEC, non-OPEC producers agree to production cuts

For the first time in 15 years, OPEC and non-OPEC producers have agreed to curtail oil output; jointly working toward stabilizing global oil-prices.

OPEC agrees to output cuts

01 Dec 2016

World
OPEC agrees to output cuts

For the first time in years, the OPEC agreed to cut oil production in an attempt to stabilize prices; the landmark decision was made at a meeting in Vienna.

Pentagon mired in 'fake propaganda video' scandal

06 Oct 2016

World
Pentagon mired in 'fake propaganda video' scandal

An investigation by the Bureau of Investigative Journalism revealed that the Bell Pottinger agency received $540 million from the US Department of Defence (DoD).

OPEC agrees to oil production cuts

30 Sep 2016

World
OPEC agrees to oil production cuts

In one of the biggest oil deals since 2008, OPEC members agreed to adopt oil production cuts.