• chief of libya s ex rebels arrives in tripoli

    Chief of Libya's Ex-Rebels Arrives in Tripoli

    World | September 11, 2011 14:45 IST

    Tripoli, Sep 11: The chief of Libya's former rebels has arrived in Tripoli, greeted by a boisterous red carpet ceremony meant to show he's taking charge of the interim government replacing the ousted regime of

  • deadline expires for gaddafi forces to surrender

    Deadline Expires For Gaddafi Forces To Surrender

    World | September 11, 2011 8:52 IST

    Misrata, Sep 10 : Libya's interim government was today poised to launch a final assault on towns still loyal to Muammar Gaddafi after a deadline for surrender expired, with its leader saying it was now

  • in new audio gaddafi says he has not fled libya

    In New Audio, Gaddafi Says He Has Not Fled Libya

    World | September 08, 2011 18:00 IST

    Benghazi (Libya), Sept 8: From hiding, Muammar Gaddafi denied rumors he fled Libya, vowed never to leave the land of his ancestors and exhorted followers to keep fighting, according to an audio message broadcast today

  • gaddafi stronghold fate hinges on talks

    Gaddafi Stronghold Fate Hinges On Talks

    World | September 05, 2011 7:35 IST

    Shishan (Libya), Sep 5 :The fate of one of Muammar Gaddafi's last bastions hung on negotiations today, as Libya's new leaders called for the ousted strongman to stand trial in his homeland when captured.“We are

  • us uk spy agencies had close ties with gaddafi report

    US, UK Spy Agencies Had Close Ties With Gaddafi: Report

    World | September 04, 2011 8:26 IST

    London, Sept 4: American and British spy agencies built close ties with Libyan intelligence services during the ‘War on Terror', according to documents which says, prisoners were offered to the Muammar Gaddafi regime for interrogation

  • algeria moves muammar gaddafi s family to capital reports

    Algeria Moves Muammar Gaddafi's Family To Capital: Reports

    World | September 03, 2011 11:34 IST

    Cairo, Sept 3:   Algerian authorities have decided to move the family members of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to the capital Algiers over safety concerns, Egyptian website Al-Ahram reported. Gaddafi's wife Safia, daughter Aisha, and two

  • gaddafi roars we will fight back

    Gaddafi Roars: We Will Fight Back

    World | September 03, 2011 10:48 IST

    Tripoli, Sept 3:   Libya's new leaders won massive international support for their plans to rebuild the war-shattered country but faced threats of a long guerrilla war from defeated strongman Gaddafi on Friday. “Prepare yourselves for a

  • libya rebels hailed in paris but gaddafi defiant

    Libya Rebels Hailed In Paris But Gaddafi Defiant

    World | September 02, 2011 8:29 IST

    Paris, Sep 2: Libya's new rebel rulers were hailed by world leaders in Paris today and won a promise of a UN state-building mission, as fugitive strongman Muammar Gaddafi issued a new barrage of threats.Forty-two

  • libyan rebels say gaddafi son khamis dead

    Libyan Rebels Say Gaddafi Son Khamis Dead

    World | August 30, 2011 7:29 IST

    Tripoli, Aug 30 : Muammar Gaddafi's son Khamis, whose death has been prematurely announced several times during the Libyan conflict, was killed south of Tripoli and buried, a rebel spokesman said.“One of the rebel leaders

  • gaddafi had sought pardon for killers of mujib hasina

    Gaddafi Had Sought Pardon For Killers Of Mujib: Hasina

    World | August 28, 2011 23:19 IST

    Dhaka, August 28:   Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina had in 1996 rejected a plea from Muammar Gaddafi to pardon her father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's killers, who were given shelter by the now beleaguered Libyan leader.

  • no sign of gaddafi as rebels overrun hq

    No Sign Of Gaddafi As Rebels Overrun HQ

    World | August 24, 2011 12:48 IST

    Tripoli, Aug 24:  Tripoli celebrated into the early hours of today after rebels overran Muammar Gaddafi's compound, despite finding no sign of the Libyan strongman or his sons.Several hours later pro-Gaddafi media quoted him as

  • gaddafi says he quit compound in tactical withdrawal

    Gaddafi Says He Quit Compound In 'Tactical Withdrawal'

    World | August 24, 2011 12:46 IST

    Tripoli, August 24: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has said that he had abandoned his Tripoli compound, seized earlier by rebel fighters, in a "tactical withdrawal." "Bab al-Azizya was nothing but a heap of rubble after

  • tripoli under control of gaddafi forces claims his son saif

    Tripoli Under Control Of Gaddafi forces, Claims His Son Saif

    World | August 23, 2011 9:54 IST

    Tripoli, Aug 23 : Tripoli is “under control” of the regime, a son of Libyan strongman Muammar Gaddafi claimed early today, after rebels said they had taken most of the capital and gunfire rattled the

  • obama says power slipping away from gaddafi s grasp

    Obama Says, Power Slipping Away From Gaddafi's Grasp

    World | August 22, 2011 15:29 IST

    Washington, Aug 22 :  With Libyan rebels surging into Muammar Gaddafi's capital, US President Barack Obama today said the momentum against the regime had reached a “tipping point” and it was time for the falling

  • gaddafi s son seif al islam arrested icc prosecutor

    Gaddafi's Son Seif Al-Islam Arrested: ICC Prosecutor

    World | August 22, 2011 13:49 IST

    The Hague, August21: Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's son Seif al-Islam, for whom the International Criminal Court issued arrest warrants for crimes against humanity, is in detention, the ICC prosecutor said on Monday. "I have received

  • defiant gaddafi vows victory as rebels advance

    Defiant Gaddafi Vows Victory As Rebels Advance

    World | August 21, 2011 10:22 IST

    Tripoli, Aug 21 :A beleaguered Muammar Gaddafi urged supporters today to “march by the millions” and quash a months-long uprising, as strong explosions rocked Tripoli amid fighting between rebels and regime supporters. The blasts were

  • libya rebels say they control zliten

    Libya Rebels Say They Control Zliten

    World | August 20, 2011 7:31 IST

    Benghazi, Aug 20 : Libyan rebels said they seized control of Zliten from Muammar Gaddafi's forces on Friday , only hours after reporting they were in the centre of the town, 150 kilometres east of

  • gaddafi regime declared no longer legitimate

    Gaddafi Regime Declared No Longer Legitimate

    World | July 15, 2011 22:02 IST

    Istanbul, Jul 15: More than 30 nations, including the United States, today declared that Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's regime is no longer legitimate and formally recognized Libya's main opposition group as the country's government.In a

  • gaddafi shouts lashes out at nato

    Gaddafi Shouts, Lashes Out At NATO

    World | July 09, 2011 7:49 IST

    Tripoli (Libya), Jul 9: An agitated Muammar Gaddafi lashed out at those seeking to push him from power, warning in an audio message broadcast on state TV that NATO and his other enemies will be

  • gaddafi threatens to attack west over airstrikes

    Gaddafi Threatens To Attack West Over Airstrikes

    World | July 02, 2011 14:54 IST

    Libya, Jul 2 : Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi on Friday threatened to carry out attacks on West in response to Nato airstrikes on his positions in Libya. Gaddafi, sought by the International Criminal Court for a