Indians killed in Iraq

Bodies of five men from Bihar killed in Iraq brought to Patna; families pray for closure

The mortal remains of the five construction workers from Bihar’s Siwan district killed by ISIS in Iraq were flown to Patna in a special IAF plane late on Monday evening.

published on : 2nd April 2018

Cambridge Analytica row: Ravi Shankar Prasad denies allegations, accuses Rahul Gandhi of doing politics on death of Indians in Iraq

He said media reports about the opposition party using the services had appeared in October and November last year and it never denied those stories till the BJP raised the issue yesterday.

published on : 22nd March 2018

Iraq says bodies of 38 Indians killed by ISIS have been recovered

The abducted workers, most from northern India, had been employed by a construction company near Mosul when militants captured wide swaths of the area.

published on : 20th March 2018

Ministry of External Affairs releases list of 39 Indians killed in Iraq

Of the 39 Indians killed in Iraq on 2014, 27 are from Punjab, six are from Bihar, four from Himachal Pradesh and two from West Bengal.

published on : 20th March 2018

May take eight-ten days to bring back bodies of 39 killed Indians from Iraq: V K Singh

It may take up to 10 days to bring back the bodies of all 39 Indians killed in Iraq as there will be legal processes involved, Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh said today.

published on : 20th March 2018

Sushma Swaraj's statement on Indians killed in Iraq disrupted in Lok Sabha

Amid slogan shouting by members from various parties, the House was adjourned for the day with Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan terming the scenes as unfortunate.

published on : 20th March 2018