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    Poverty, illiteracy and early deaths await world’s most disadvantaged children: UNICEF

    Poverty, illiteracy and early deaths await world’s most disadvantaged children: UNICEF

    million children will live in poverty, and 750 million women will have been married as children...

    Brazilian newspaper faces judicial harassment

    Brazilian newspaper faces judicial harassment

    onstitute judicial harassment and should be dropped immediately, the Committee to Protect...

    Five injured in terrorist attack on Kurdish media network in Iraq

    Five injured in terrorist attack on Kurdish media network in Iraq

    eaving five employees with minor injuries. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and...

    David Cameron to face EU leaders after vote to leave

    David Cameron to face EU leaders after vote to leave

    voted to leave. Cameron will discuss the implications of the Brexit vote and the way ahead at...

    Eritrean government announces journalist Dawit Isaak, jailed nearly 15 years, still alive

    Eritrean government announces journalist Dawit Isaak, jailed nearly 15 years, still alive

    nearly 15 years behind bars without trial or official charge, the International Press Institute...

    UNICEF deplores killing of children in eastern Syria

    UNICEF deplores killing of children in eastern Syria

    ldren in recent air-strikes in the Syrian town of al-Quriyah, in the eastern countryside of Deir...

    Five injured in terrorist attack on Kurdish media network in Iraq
    June 28, Baghdad: A terrorist attack hit the Rudaw Media Network, based in Erbil,... Full article
    Nigeria rescues 5,000 people from Boko Haram in Borno
    June 26, Abuja: The Nigerian army has rescued more than 5,000 people who were being held hostage... Full article
    Fighting impunity: Burkinabe journalist awarded compensation for wrongful detention
    June 23, NY: Burkinabe journalist Lohé Issa Konaté has been awarded US$70,000 in... Full article
    Civil society faces existential threat in Egypt
    June 26, NY: In recent months, civil society in Egypt has faced unprecedented attacks by the authorities, who are attempting to crush them. Many people working with non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have been detained and ill-treated, charged with offences under the draconian Counter-terrorism law, or subject to a judicial request to ban them from travel and freeze their assets. The undersigned 11 international non-governmental organizations urge the Egyptian authorities to end such... Full article
    ISIL is committing genocide against Yazidis: OHCHR
    June 17, Geneva: The Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS) [also known as ISIL and Da'esh] is committing genocide against Yazidis that amounts to crimes against humanity and war crimes. A United Nations-mandated human rights inquiry reported on Thursday that ISIS has subjected every Yazidi woman, child or man that it has captured to the most horrific of atrocities.  “Genocide has occurred and is ongoing,” Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro, Chair of the... 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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