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    WHO trumpets 'plain packaging' for tobacco

    WHO trumpets 'plain packaging' for tobacco

    an effective complement to health warnings, advertising restrictions, and curbs on misleading...

    At least 23 died in overnight Syria airstrikes: Activists

    At least 23 died in overnight Syria airstrikes: Activists

    ria. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Tuesday that Russian aircraft...

    North Korea missile test launch fails

    North Korea missile test launch fails

    have failed, South Korean officials said. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a...

    Hundreds Deported to Likely Abuse in Sudan

    Hundreds Deported to Likely Abuse in Sudan

    in May 2016. Sudan denied the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) access to...

    India: Fire in military ammunition depot kills 17

    India: Fire in military ammunition depot kills 17

    many more injured, according to media reports. Those killed were security personnel including...

    Second Brazil minister quits over corruption probe

    Second Brazil minister quits over corruption probe

    which seems to show him trying to derail a corruption investigation at the state oil...

    At least 23 died in overnight Syria airstrikes: Activists
    May 31, Beirut: At least 23 people have been killed from the late night airstrikes on the... Full article
    Hundreds Deported to Likely Abuse in Sudan
    May 31, Nairobi: The Sudanese authorities deported at least 442 Eritreans, including six... Full article
    Algerian Prime Minister calls for 'clean up' of the broadcasting sector
    May 31, NY: Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is concerned about Algerian Prime Minister... Full article
    African free expression network calls on Museveni to safeguard free speech
    May 31, Cape Town: The African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX), a network of freedom of expression organizations on the continent, has petitioned Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni, calling on him to make a commitment to protect and defend free speech in the face of the deteriorating freedom of expression situation and the abuse of freedom of assembly rights in Uganda. The petition was motivated by the recent wave of attacks on the media, opposition leaders and supporters during the... Full article
    About the dream, injustice, and other matters
    May 30, Cairo: People haven't been to sleep yet, their eyes are still awake not sure though if their hearts were as wake ! it is still 11 PM. I was on the pedestrian bridge in front of Cairo university metro station, one of the most crowded places in Cairo, and the most secure; regarding the vast number of Surveillance cameras all around the station. cameras are also at the front  gate of the university,  couple meters away from Bolak El Dakroor police station. under the... 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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