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  • british spies tell gaddafi s generals defect or face attack

    British Spies Tell Gaddafi's Generals: Defect Or Face Attack

    World | March 22, 2011 15:29 IST

    London, March 21: British intelligence is warning Colonel Gaddafi's generals that it could be fatal to remain loyal to the Libyan leader.MI6 spies and military officials are contacting commanders in Tripoli trying to persuade them

  • india regrets ongoing air strikes in libya

    India Regrets Ongoing Air-Strikes In Libya

    India | March 20, 2011 19:00 IST

    New Delhi, Mar 20: Gravely concerned over "continuing violence, strife and deteriorating humanitarian situation" in Libya, India today regretted the air strikes by US-led coalition and called upon all parties to abjure use of force

  • hugo chavez condemns libya airstrikes as madness

    Hugo Chavez Condemns Libya Airstrikes As 'Madness'

    World | March 21, 2011 8:59 IST

    Caracas, Mar 21: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez condemned what he called "indiscriminate bombing" by the U.S. and its allies in Libya, saying Sunday that the assault is unjustified and will only unleash more bloodshed. Cuba's

  • obama issues ultimatum to gaddafi

    Obama Issues Ultimatum To Gaddafi

    World | March 19, 2011 8:50 IST

    Washington, March 18: US President Barack Obama today asked the Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to immediately shun attacking civilians, stop his troops from advancing on Benghazi and pull them back from other cities, warning that

  • gaddafi announces ceasefire

    Gaddafi Announces Ceasefire

    World | March 18, 2011 21:11 IST

    Cairo/Washington, Mar 18: Buckling under global pressure, Muammar Gaddafi today announced a ceasefire and halted all military operations, hours after the UN authorized a no-fly zone over Libya and US and allies readied plans for

  • 4 new york times journalists missing in libya

    4 New York Times Journalists Missing In Libya

    World | March 17, 2011 8:17 IST

    New York, Mar 17: Four New York Times journalists covering the fighting in Libya were reported missing Wednesday, and the newspaper held out hope that they were alive and in the custody of the Libyan

  • libya bombards rebels gets closer to rebel stronghold

    Libya Bombards Rebels, Gets Closer To Rebel Stronghold

    World | March 16, 2011 14:55 IST

    Tobruk, Libya, Mar 16: Moammar Gadhafi's forces overwhelmed rebels in the strategic eastern city of Ajdabiya, hammering them with airstrikes, missiles, tanks and artillery in an assault that sent residents fleeing and appeared to open

  • gaddafi s military press ahead in east rebels out of brega

    Gaddafi's Military Press Ahead In East, 'Rebels Out Of Brega'

    World | March 13, 2011 20:26 IST

    Cairo, Mar 13: After a series of counter-attacks by forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi, the outgunned and loosely organized rebels were today pushed out of eastern oil town of Brega, as the Arab League supported

  • gaddafi s forces recapture brega threaten benghazi

    Gaddafi's Forces Recapture Brega, Threaten Benghazi

    World | March 12, 2011 17:53 IST

    Cairo, Mar 13 :  Speeding down the key eastern coastal highway, tanks and artillery guns of Mummar Gaddafi's forces stormed into the city of Brega and are now withinstriking distance of the main opposition held

  • at least 400 dead in libya s east rebels

    At Least 400 Dead In Libya's East: Rebels

    World | March 10, 2011 7:16 IST

    Benghazi, Mar 9: At least 400 people have died and 2,000 been wounded in eastern Libya since the uprising broke out against Muammar Gaddafi, medics told reporters in the rebels' Benghazi base. "There have been

  • gaddafi launching onslaught in zawiyah says former official

    Gaddafi Launching Onslaught In Zawiyah, Says Former Official

    World | March 09, 2011 8:22 IST

    Benghazi (Libya), Mar 8: Moamer Gaddafi's forces have launched a final onslaught on the western Libyan city of Zawiyah, a former foreign ministry official said today, describing the situation as "very critical"."Round every corner there

  • gaddafi s warplanes bomb eastern libyan town of ras launf

    Gaddafi's Warplanes Bomb Eastern Libyan Town Of Ras Launf

    World | March 08, 2011 20:50 IST

    Cairo, Mar 8: Pro-Gaddafi forces today launched fresh air raids on Libya's rebel-held eastern oil port of Ras Lanuf in a bid to prevent his opponents from advancing towards  the capital Tripoli, amid mounting global

  • against libya s rebels gaddafi controls the skies

    Against Libya's Rebels, Gaddafi Controls The Skies

    World | March 08, 2011 12:14 IST

    Ras Lanouf, Libya, Mar 8:  Repeated airstrikes by Libyan warplanes illustrate the edge Moammar Gaddafi holds in his fight against rebel forces marching toward the capital: He controls the air. After pleading from the uprising's

  • obama says military action against libya still a possibility

    Obama Says Military Action Against Libya Still A Possibility

    World | March 08, 2011 7:35 IST

    Washington DC, Mar 7: US President Barack Obama warned that the US and its NATO allies are still considering military options to stop what he called "unacceptable" violence perpetrated by supporters of Libyan leader Muammar

  • fierce fighting rages in libya gaddafi loyalists block

    Fierce Fighting Rages In Libya, Gaddafi Loyalists Block Rebels

    World | March 07, 2011 21:56 IST

    Cairo/Washington, Mar 7: Libyan forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi struck hard at rebels advancing towards Tripoli and pounded the oil port eastern city of Ras Lanuf, as the US mulled land and air options amid

  • gaddafi s wealth spread across globe us report

    Gaddafi's Wealth Spread Across Globe: US Report

    World | March 03, 2011 18:39 IST

    New York, Mar 3: Libyan despot Muammar Gaddafi has spread his wealth, estimated to run into hundreds of billions of dollars across at least 35 nations on four continents, as Western bankers attempt to unravel

  • defiant gaddafi warns of bloody war in case int intervention

    Defiant Gaddafi Warns Of 'Bloody War' In Case Int Intervention

    World | March 03, 2011 7:34 IST

    Cairo, Mar 2: A defiant Muammar Gaddafi today refused to give up power as he warned against any foreign intervention, saying it will lead to "a bloody war" in which "thousands of Libyans would die".

  • libyan volunteers eager to fight gaddafi

    Libyan Volunteers Eager To Fight Gaddafi

    World | March 02, 2011 13:41 IST

    Benghazi, Mar. 2: More than 100 Libyan men stood at attention, marched in place and chanted "God is great" (Allaho Akbar) before a squad of trainers in Benghazi, the epicenter of the opposition-controlled eastern half

  • us moves carrier with fighters and marines to libyan shores

    US Moves Carrier With Fighters And Marines To Libyan Shores

    World | March 01, 2011 13:36 IST

    Washington, Mar 1 : Terming it as a "show of force", US has moved its naval warships and fighter planes into the Mediterranean region as the situation in strife-torn North African nation of Libya plunged

  • us freezes 30 billion assets of gaddafi

    US Freezes $ 30 Billion Assets Of Gaddafi

    World | March 01, 2011 13:29 IST

    Washington, Mar 1 : Stepping up pressure on the Libyan rulers, the United States today announced to freeze $ 30 billion in assets of the Gaddafi regime, as the European Union mulled imposing a no-fly