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    Obama commutes Chelsea Manning sentence

    Obama commutes Chelsea Manning sentence

    0. The 29-year-old transgender US Army private, born Bradley Manning, will be freed on 17 May...

    S Korea corruption: Prosecutors to seek arrest warrant

    S Korea corruption: Prosecutors to seek arrest warrant

    accused of bribery, embezzlement and perjury. The case is linked to a scandal that led to...

    Turkish cargo Boeing 747 crashes in Kyrgyzstan

    Turkish cargo Boeing 747 crashes in Kyrgyzstan

    them residents of a village struck by the Boeing 747 as it tried to land in dense fog, Kyrgyz...

    Brazil prisoners beheaded in riot at Natal prison

    Brazil prisoners beheaded in riot at Natal prison

    -eastern Brazilian city of Natal, police say. It took 14 hours for police to regain control...

    Israel-Palestinian conflict: France holds world summit

    Israel-Palestinian conflict: France holds world summit

    is being held in the French capital, Paris. Delegates from 70 nations are expected to...

    Israel diplomat forced to resign after AJ investigation

    Israel diplomat forced to resign after AJ investigation

    o resign from Israel's UK embassy, a senior official in the Israeli foreign ministry has...

    Obama commutes Chelsea Manning sentence
    Jan.18, NY: President Barack Obama has commuted Chelsea Manning's sentence for leaking... Full article
    Brazil prisoners beheaded in riot at Natal prison
    Jan.15, Natal: At least 10 prisoners have been killed in fighting between rival gangs at the... Full article
    Israel-Palestinian conflict: France holds world summit
    Jan.15, Jerusalem: A major international conference to try to kick-start peace talks between... Full article
    Tearful Joe Biden awarded freedom medal by Obama
    Jan.13, NY: President Barack Obama has awarded an emotional and surprised Joe Biden the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest US civilian honour. Mr Obama praised his vice-president for his "faith in your fellow Americans, for your love of country and your lifetime of service". The award comes as both men prepare to leave office when Donald Trump is inaugurated on 20 January. Mr Biden has said he plans to stay active in Democratic Party politics. A visibly... Full article
    Iran: Prominent Political Prisoner Moezzi, goes missing after disagreement with authorities
    Jan 7, Tehran: Amidst global concerns over  the appalling human rights conditions of political prisoners in Iran, which came into lime lights after severely long hunger strikes by prisoners of conscience in the country, Ali Moezi, a renowned political prisoner in Iran has gone missing since January 4, 2017. Moezzi, was incarcerated in hall 12 of ward 4 in Gohardasht Prison but on the morning of Wednesday, January 4, Iranian regime authorities suspiciously transferred him to an... 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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