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    South African journalists fired for protesting decision on covering demonstrations

    South African journalists fired for protesting decision on covering demonstrations

    o are collectively known as the SABC 8. Freedom House said in a statement that: "It...

    China detains Japanese for 'endangering state security'

    China detains Japanese for 'endangering state security'

    ecurity, the Chinese Foreign Ministry has confirmed.  In a statement faxed to The...

    At least 16 killed in Texas hot air balloon crash

    At least 16 killed in Texas hot air balloon crash

    te of Texas, the Texas department of safety said. The balloon came down in fields near...

    Security Council approves 228-strong UN police contingent for Burundi

    Security Council approves 228-strong UN police contingent for Burundi

    police officers component in Burundi for an initial period of one year to monitor the security...

    Tunisia: Parliament votes to dismiss PM Habib Essid

    Tunisia: Parliament votes to dismiss PM Habib Essid

    n parliament. A total of 118 members of parliament voted late on Saturday to unseat Essid;...

    Yemeni peace talks extended for another week

    Yemeni peace talks extended for another week

    UN-supported talks under way in Kuwait have been extended for an additional week. Earlier...

    South African journalists fired for protesting decision on covering demonstrations
    July 31, NY: The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) firing seven staff journalists... Full article
    Security Council approves 228-strong UN police contingent for Burundi
    July 31, Geneva: The Security Council on Saturday requested Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to... Full article
    Yemeni peace talks extended for another week
    July 31, Geneva: With all eyes on Yemeni peace negotiations, the United Nations envoy for the... Full article
    Aussies rally against abuse at juvenile detention centers in the country
    July 30, Canberra: Hundreds of people came out on to the streets in cities across Australia on Saturday, after allegations of abuse against boys in juvenile detention centres. The demonstrators gathered in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane to express shock at footage showing indigenous boys being tear-gassed by the authorities. The video according to reports also shows a boy wearing a "split hood" while being cuffed to a chair.The footage of the abuse had first emerged on ABC's... Full article
    India: Politician arrested for insulting female leader
    July 29, Patna: Indian police arrested a Hindu nationalist leader on charges alleging he insulted a senior female politician by describing her as "worse than a prostitute." Police officer Upendra Kumar Sharma said on Friday that Dayashankar Singh was arrested in his hometown in Bihar state where he was found hiding in a relative's home. According to local media repotts, Singh was expelled last week from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party for making... 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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