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    Myanmar arrests anti-Muslim activist for facebook post about Suu Kyi

    Myanmar arrests anti-Muslim activist for facebook post about Suu Kyi

    Myanmar's army commander and the country's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, reports...

    Turkey PM Ahmet Davutoglu resigns

    Turkey PM Ahmet Davutoglu resigns

    vents that will boost the power of the country’s president, Recep Tayyip...

    Pakistan: Police arrest 13 for strangling, burning girl for 'honor

    Pakistan: Police arrest 13 for strangling, burning girl for 'honor

    her body on fire for helping one of her friends elope. Khurram Rasheed, police chief for the...

    Israel: Military carries out air strikes on Gazaw

    Israel: Military carries out air strikes on Gazaw

    n response to what it said were mortar rounds fired into its territory, it said. Three...

    Brazil's top court suspends Lower House speaker Eduardo Cunha

    Brazil's top court suspends Lower House speaker Eduardo Cunha

    st by the country's attorney general, according to officials.  Cunha has been...

    Crackdown on Farmers’ Protest in Pakistan

    Crackdown on Farmers’ Protest in Pakistan

    rovince from protesting for land rights. Farmers in Okara district had planned to convene on...

    Myanmar arrests anti-Muslim activist for facebook post about Suu Kyi
    May 5, Yangon: A prominent anti-Muslim activist has been arrested for posting a provocative... Full article
    Forced labor underpins party congress in North Korea
    May 5, Seoul: The leadership of the Worker’s Party of Korea selected at the upcoming party... Full article
    HRW asks Nepal to act speedily on all Terai abuses
    May 5, NY: The Nepal government should ensure that investigations into all deaths and injuries... Full article
    "Like fish in poisonous waters": Report documents attacks on Somali journalists
    May 5, Mogadishu: Both the Somali government and the Islamist armed group Al-Shabab are using abusive tactics to sway media coverage, Human Rights Watch said in a report released on World Press Freedom Day. The government should act decisively to end intimidation and violence against journalists by state security forces and Al-Shabab militants. Somalis' need for a free and vibrant media is especially important in light of the electoral process planned for 2016. The 74-page report,... Full article
    UNICEF calls for better protection of children under revised EU asylum rules
    May 5, Geneva: As the European Union (EU) prepares for critical talks on the rules governing applications from people seeking protection in Europe, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has called for the interests and rights of children to be given greater priority. In the coming days, 28 EU member States and the European Parliament will begin examining a draft proposal drawn up by the European Commission to reform the so-called Dublin Regulation, under which it can take 11... 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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