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    Germany calls for tighter gun laws after Munich mall attack

    Germany calls for tighter gun laws after Munich mall attack

    ting attack in Munich on Friday that killed nine people. Vice-Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said...

    Abuse of Canada's Indigenous Women Should be Properly Investigated

    Abuse of Canada's Indigenous Women Should be Properly Investigated

    d disappearances of hundreds of indigenous women and girls. What remains to be seen is how much...

    Journalist Faces Prosecution, Travel Ban in Bahrain

    Journalist Faces Prosecution, Travel Ban in Bahrain

    the country’s licensing law for journalists, Human Rights Watch said today. The criminal...

    Trolls target India's media women

    Trolls target India's media women

    te by asking trolled women to send complaints to her Ministry. She said the Ministry would...

    California wildfires force hundreds flee homes

    California wildfires force hundreds flee homes

    of Los Angeles, California, authorities say. The fires had covered an area of 20,000 acres...

    Afghanistan mourns Kabul protest bombing victims

    Afghanistan mourns Kabul protest bombing victims

    the capital, Kabul, that killed 80 people and wounded 230. According to reports, so-called...

    Abuse of Canada's Indigenous Women Should be Properly Investigated
    July 24, NY: The Canadian government is on the verge of launching a historic national public... Full article
    Journalist Faces Prosecution, Travel Ban in Bahrain
    July 24, Beirut: A Bahrain prosecutor on July 17, 2016, charged a correspondent for a French... Full article
    Trolls target India's media women
    July 24, New Delhi: India's Minister for Women and Child Development, the sassy Maneka... Full article
    The Gambia under Jammeh: 22 years of human rights abuses
    July 24, NY: On July 22, 1994, a group of military officers led by Lieutenant Yahya Jammeh overthrew President Dawda Jawara, who had been in power in Gambia since 1970. Yahya Jammeh, supported by the army, proclaimed himself President of the Republic and, over time, took direct control of the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Interior. The Gambian government tolerates no dissent and commits serious human rights violations. Human rights defenders, journalists, political opponents and... Full article
    Iran :Sunni Prisoner of Conscience Shahram Ahmadi appeals to Human  Rights Special Rapporteur
    July 23, Tehran: An activist Shahram Ahmadi who was supposed to be released from prison two years ago, in an effort to get the government to hear his plight and release him has written a letter toappeal letter to Mr. Ahmed Shaheed, the Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Iran, to plead his case. Shahram Ahmadi, 30, the Sunni Kurdish prisoner of conscience, was sentenced to capital punishment for the ambiguous charges of "Moharebeh", "acting against national security"... Full article
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    June 25, London: The Sterling has fallen ... Full article

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    May 2, Seoul: President of South Korea Park... Full article

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    March 15, Dhaka: The head of Bangladesh's... Full article

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    June 16, Geneva: Heavy monsoon rains since the... Full article

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    June 14, Geneva: The United Nations weather... Full article

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    June 6, Geneva: Marking World Environment Day,... Full article

    Is the Political Environment of Bangladesh getting progressively sectorial ?
    Feb 27, Dhaka: The British formed Legislative Assembly in the then India in 1936, the... Full article
    The dawn of a new Statesman: Indian PM Modi visit to Pakistan brings life to drowning relations
    Dec 30, Delhi: With the changing times the world is witnessing the new world order, a new dawn... Full article
    Donald Trump's Islamphobic statements could fuel hate crimes
    Dec 18,  Oslo: One shouldn’t be surprised with the speech of the Republican US... Full article
    Racism in the rhetoric and action of developed nations
    By Prabalta Rijal Mia, was walking down the road, with a file in her hand and tears in her eyes, she had just walked out of her 6th job interview in three months, and this time too, she was rejected, now close to becoming a homeless tram that roams the streets of New York. She rushes to cross the street, forcing herself to accept the one -fact she had never wanted to accept, it wasn’t her college grades or her experience that kept getting her rejected, it was her color. Who says... Full article
    Blood Cotton: Uzbekistan's illegitimate trade
    Has anyone of us ever realized that the clothes we bear, the fabrics we gracefully flaunt in parties, the dresses we desire fully admire to have one of those to outshine our aura, have a fraction of share of blood and cries of those minors and helpless humans who lived under the most repressive regimes in the world, Uzbekistan! As one of the leading exporter of cotton in the world, has become most controversial and deadly producers of our times, who’s every inch of a harvested soil is... Full article

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