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    Indicted General Unfit for Cabinet Post in Indonesia

    Indicted General Unfit for Cabinet Post in Indonesia

    former general indicted for crimes against humanity as his new security minister, Human Rights...

    Over 100 sexual assault cases in South Sudan's Juba: UN

    Over 100 sexual assault cases in South Sudan's Juba: UN

    ans in South Sudan's capital Juba since fighting broke out three weeks ago between troops...

    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...

    Indicted General Unfit for Cabinet Post in Indonesia
    July 28, Jakarta: Indonesia’s President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo should reverse... Full article
    Over 100 sexual assault cases in South Sudan's Juba: UN
    July 28, Juba: The United Nations has said there have been at least 120 cases of sexual violence... Full article
    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 government to provide support for South Korean women forced into sexual slavery by Japan's military in World War II. The opening of the foundation's office in Seoul on Thursday was met by protests from activists and students who criticized a December settlement between South Korea and Japan for the decades-long dispute over South Korean sex slave victims. Under the agreement, which was... 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 others murdered for having shared images or for merely owning a mobile phone, lawyer Nighat Dad set up the Digital Rights Foundation (DRF) in 2012. Here, she shares her thoughts on digital security after participating in a media summit in Palau, in March of 2016. In March this year, I found myself in the midst of an interesting discussion. I had been invited by the Pacific Islands News... 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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