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    US warns over Turkish-Kurdish violence in Syria

    US warns over Turkish-Kurdish violence in Syria

    n Syria is "unacceptable" and must stop. Clashes in places where so-called Islamic...

    Turkey warns of more strikes if Syrian Kurds don't retreat

    Turkey warns of more strikes if Syrian Kurds don't retreat

    hdraw east of the Euphrates River "immediately" or face more strikes by Turkish forces...

    Iraq asks Saudi Arabia to replace ambassador in Baghdad

    Iraq asks Saudi Arabia to replace ambassador in Baghdad

    paramilitary units were aggravating tensions with Sunni Muslims in Iraq, local media...

    Yemen: IS suicide attack kills dozens in Aden

    Yemen: IS suicide attack kills dozens in Aden

    city of Aden, according to doctors working in the city.  Reports said that a training...

    Five held over blaze 'started to destroy evidence' in Brussels

    Five held over blaze 'started to destroy evidence' in Brussels

    y have been started to destroy forensic evidence. Prosecutor's spokeswoman Ine Van...

    False report of gunman at Los Angeles airport causes panic

    False report of gunman at Los Angeles airport causes panic

    eles International Airport on Sunday night, while flights to and from the airport were...

    Iraq asks Saudi Arabia to replace ambassador in Baghdad
    Aug.29, Tehran: Iraq has asked Saudi Arabia to replace its ambassador in Baghdad after he said... Full article
    Five held over blaze 'started to destroy evidence' in Brussels
    Aug.29, Brussels: Five people have been arrested over a fire at crime laboratories in Brussels... Full article
    Images of Syrian child 'treated with mud' for severe burn wounds released
    Aug.29, Damascus: Upsetting images have been released of a badly burned child in a rebel-held... Full article
    Colombia: Farc rebels announce definitive ceasefire
    Aug.29, Bogota: The main leftist rebel group in Colombia, the Farc, has ordered all its fighters to observe a ceasefire from midnight local time. The ceasefire brings to an end the group's 52-year-old war, one of the world's longest insurgencies, after four years of peace talks in Cuba. The final peace agreement will be signed in the next few weeks. Farc leader Rodrigo Londono, known as Timoleon Jimenez or Timochenko, gave the order to stop firing. He said: "Never... Full article
    An End to France’s Shameful Burkini Ban?
    Aug.28, Paris: France’s highest administrative court, the Conseil D’Etat, has called time, at least for now, on the shameful “burkini bans” adopted by mayors across the country, in effect orders that prohibited wearing “religious clothing” on the beach. The court, ruling for the Human Rights League and Collective Against Islamophobia in France, ordered the suspension of the ban adopted by Villeneuve-Loubet, a small town on the French Riviera. Although the... 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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