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    Prominent Writer Gunned Down at Court in Jordan

    Prominent Writer Gunned Down at Court in Jordan

    ourt to stand trial for insulting religion. Authorities arrested Hattar on August 13, after...

    Palestinians call on FIFA to ban matches in settlements

    Palestinians call on FIFA to ban matches in settlements

    ing body FIFA to ban Israeli teams from playing matches in Jewish-only settlements across the...

    Vast majority of world – 6.76 billion people – living with excessive air pollution: Report

    Vast majority of world – 6.76 billion people – living with excessive air pollution: Report

    ulation living in places where levels exceed recommended limits, the United Nations rolled out...

    MH17: Dutch-led team to release findings on plane downing

    MH17: Dutch-led team to release findings on plane downing

    14 is due to release its findings on Wednesday. The Dutch-led team is gathering evidence for...

    Shimon Peres, former Israeli president, dies aged 93

    Shimon Peres, former Israeli president, dies aged 93

    age of 93. Mr Peres suffered a stroke two weeks ago. His condition had improved before a...

    India court urged to let journalists cover proceedings

    India court urged to let journalists cover proceedings

    he chief justice of the High Court of Kerala, India expressing concern over continued...

    Palestinians call on FIFA to ban matches in settlements
    Sept.28, Jerusalem: An official from the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) on Tuesday... Full article
    Vast majority of world – 6.76 billion people – living with excessive air pollution: Report
    Sept.28, Geneva: With some 6.5 million people dying annually from air pollution and 92 per cent... Full article
    India court urged to let journalists cover proceedings
    Sept. 28, New Delhi: International Press Institute (IPI) Executive Director Barbara Trionfi this... Full article
    Mali Islamist jailed for nine years for Timbuktu shrine attacks
    Sept.27, Timbuktu: The International Criminal Court has sentenced an Islamist militant who destroyed ancient shrines in Timbuktu to nine years in jail.  Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi admitted to leading rebel forces who destroyed historic mausoleums at the world heritage site in Mali in 2012. Judges at the court in The Hague found he had shown "remorse and empathy" for the crime. It is the first sentence based on cultural destruction as a war crime. It is also the first... Full article
    Germany wants to spy on your newsrooms
    Sept.27, Berlin: The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ), along with its German affiliates – the Deutscher Journalisten-Verband (DJV) and the DeutscheJournalistinnen- und Journalisten-Union in ver.di (dju in ver.di) – urges the German Bundestag to back off on the revision of the Bundesnachrichtendienst–BND law, following the strong opposition of many media organisations and the OSCE. The draft law foresees to increase BND's [Germany's foreign intelligence... 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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