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    Russia, Syria forces using cluster bombs again: Rights group

    Russia, Syria forces using cluster bombs again: Rights group

    er bombs against civilians and rebels in northern Syria. In a new report released on...

    Second suspect of French priest killing named

    Second suspect of French priest killing named

    ch on Tuesday as 19-year-old Abdel Malik Petitjean. He was also known to the security...

    France: Investigators close to identifying second church attacker

    France: Investigators close to identifying second church attacker

    church on Tuesday, local media report.  According to French media, they believe he...

    South Korean foundation launched to help former sex slaves

    South Korean foundation launched to help former sex slaves

    for South Korean women forced into sexual slavery by Japan's military in World War...

    Two Jailed for Homosexuality in Morocco

    Two Jailed for Homosexuality in Morocco

    h cases. Parliament is preparing to examine revisions to the penal code and should remove from...

    Nighat Dad: Reflections on digital (in)security

    Nighat Dad: Reflections on digital (in)security

    ing shared images or for merely owning a mobile phone, lawyer Nighat Dad set up the Digital...

    Russia, Syria forces using cluster bombs again: Rights group
    July 28, Beirut: A leading international rights group has said Russian and Syrian forces have... Full article
    South Korean foundation launched to help former sex slaves
    July 28, Seoul: South Korea has launched a foundation planned to be funded by the Japanese... Full article
    Nighat Dad: Reflections on digital (in)security
    July 28, NY: Driven by the acute online harassment suffered by women in Pakistan, and stories of... Full article
    Cautious welcome of Philippine president's executive order on FOI
    July 28, Manila: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins its affiliate the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) in cautiously welcoming the signing of an executive order on Freedom of Information (FOI) on July 23, 2016. The IFJ and NUJP are pleased by this progress, but call on government to expand and strengthen freedom of the press and information in the Philippines. On Saturday, July 23, Filipino President, Rodrigo Duterte, signed an Executive Order... Full article
    Activist on Trial Over Twitter Comments in Bahrain
    JUly 27, Beirut: A Prominent Bahraini human rights activist faces up to 12 years in prison for criticizing the Saudi Arabia-led military operations in Yemen. Bahrain has been taking part in the Saudi-led coalition, whose operations have included unlawful airstrikes on markets, homes, hospitals and schools. The charges against Nabeel Rajab, head of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights, a nongovernmental group, constitute a serious violation of his right to freedom of expression, Human... 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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