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    Food security and malnutrition situation is 'alarming' in Somalia: report

    Food security and malnutrition situation is 'alarming' in Somalia: report

    nd, which have been hard hit by drought exacerbated by El Niño, a new United Nations food...

    Developer arrested over building collapse in Taiwan quake

    Developer arrested over building collapse in Taiwan quake

    ed, according to the local media report. At least 39 people were killed inside the Weiguan...

    Several killed in car bomb explosion in busy Damascus market

    Several killed in car bomb explosion in busy Damascus market

    orth of the Syrian capital Damascus on Tuesday, state media reported. SANA news agency said...

    Over 100 people injured and several killed in train collision in Southern Germany: police

    Over 100 people injured and several killed in train collision in Southern Germany: police

    local reports. According to the police,one of the trains had derailed and several carriages...

    New year celebrations turn into protests in Hong Kong

    New year celebrations turn into protests in Hong Kong

    rket in Hong Kong. A police statement issued on Tuesday said that three men between the ages of...

    Canada to end air strikes against IS

    Canada to end air strikes against IS

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday evening. "It is important to understand that...

    Food security and malnutrition situation is 'alarming' in Somalia: report
    Feb 9, Mogadishu: The situation in Somalia is alarming and could get worse, especially in parts... Full article
    Syria: UN relief chief calls on Government to halt attacks displacing 30,000 civilians
    Feb 9, Damascus: The United Nations emergency relief chief called on the Syrian Government and... Full article
    Norway to provide Ukriane with NOK 40mn as humanitarian assistance
    Feb 8, Oslo: Approximately five million people in Ukraine are in need of humanitarian... Full article
    Unprecedented food crisis looms over strife-torn South Sudan: UN
    Feb 8, NY: South Sudan faces unprecedented levels of food insecurity, with 2.8 million people, nearly 25 per cent of the population, in urgent need of aid, at least 40,000 of them on the brink of catastrophe, at a time when the war-torn country is traditionally most food secure, United Nations agencies warned today. “It is not only areas directly affected by conflict that are food insecure; some 200,000 people in Northern Bahr El Ghazal and Warrap states have also seen their access... Full article
    Syria government exterminating detainees: Report
    Feb 8, Damascus: UN human rights investigators have said that the Syrian government has carried out a state policy of extermination against thousands of detainees. Presenting the report for the UN Human Rights Council, they accuse President Bashar al-Assad's regime of crimes against humanity. They also suspect tens of thousands of people are detained by Syria's government at any one time. The report said that both loyalist and anti-government forces have committed possible... Full article
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    Jan 24, Davos: The World Economic Forum in... Full article

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    Jan 23, London: Google will be paying... Full article

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    Feb 5, Harare: Zimbabwe's President Robert... Full article

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    Jan 30, Moscow: A Strong 7.0 magnitude... Full article

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    Jan 26, NY: The global average surface... Full article

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    Jan 25, Seoul: More than 50 people have been... 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... 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
    Thor Halvorssen: A paragon of ‘human rights’
    Thor Halvorssen’s deep engagement in the complicated and often dizzying politics of global human rights has put him at the center of a series of international conflicts. It has also made him one of the most polarizing and perplexing figures in the arena of human rights activism. His New York–based Human Rights Foundation has one item on its agenda: to combat oppressive regimes worldwide, whether that means extricating activists from their countries, mounting campaigns to free... Full article

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