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UN sets out framework to investigate chemical weapons attack in Syria

UN sets out framework to investigate chemical weapons attack in Syria

investigate the use of chemical weapons in Syrian civil war. To successfully investigate...

Two suspects arrested for killing a blogger in Bangladesh

Two suspects arrested for killing a blogger in Bangladesh

logger Niladri Chottopadhay Niloy in Bangladesh. The police arrested Kausar Hossain Khan, 29,...

Colombia and Venezuela  recall envoys

Colombia and Venezuela recall envoys

bble. According to reports, the diplomatic move came as government supporters prepare for a...

Chinese shares shows positive sign of recovery along with other Asian stock

Chinese shares shows positive sign of recovery along with other Asian stock

hai Composite was up by 1.1% at 3,123.04 points in early trade. Stocks elsewhere in Asia also...

UN announces sanitation and hygiene plan towards eradicating tropical diseases by 2020

UN announces sanitation and hygiene plan towards eradicating tropical diseases by 2020

services to accelerate progress in eliminating and eradicating neglected tropical diseases by...

Vietnam grants over 18,000 prisoners to amnesty

Vietnam grants over 18,000 prisoners to amnesty

y of its independence from France. Deputy chairman of the President's Office, Giang Son...

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Aug.28, Abuja: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon told the Security Council that he plans to set... Full article
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Aug.28, Dhaka: Two suspected members of a banned militant group have been arrested behind their... Full article
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Aug.28, Hanio: More than 18,000 prisoners from Vietnam were granted to Amnesty International to... Full article
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Aug.28, Beirut: Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces appear to have used cluster munition rockets in at least seven attacks in Yemen’s northwestern Hajja governorate, killing and wounding dozens of civilians, Human Rights Watch said today. The attacks were carried out between late April and mid-July 2015. Cluster munitions caused civilian casualties both during the attacks, which may have been targeting Houthi fighters, and afterward, when civilians picked up unexploded submunitions... Full article
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Aug.28, Islamabad: Abdul Basit, a 43-year-old prisoner paralyzed from the waist down after developing tuberculosis in prison in 2010, will likely go to the gallows in his wheelchair in the next few days. Basit is the latest person with a disability on death row whose life is at risk since the Pakistani government began its execution spree this year. Basit joins Kaneezan Bibi, who has a psychosocial disability, and Khizar Hayat, who was diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia in 2008, as... Full article