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    Mob attacks Indian journalist's home, threatens her with death: CPJ

    Mob attacks Indian journalist's home, threatens her with death: CPJ

    bramaniam, the Committee to Protect Journalists said. Assailants on Monday pelted...

    Russian PM Medvedev warns against foreign ground action in Syria

    Russian PM Medvedev warns against foreign ground action in Syria

    und action in Syria, saying it would only exacerbate the conflict. Speaking in an interview...

    Jordanian Journalist Held Incommunicado in UAE

    Jordanian Journalist Held Incommunicado in UAE

    E Criminal Investigations Department in Abu Dhabi summoned him on December 13, 2015.  Human...

    Deadly attack on UN peacekeepers camp in Mali leaves two dead

    Deadly attack on UN peacekeepers camp in Mali leaves two dead

    rs. Some 30 others were wounded attack. The attack came a week after at least four assailants...

    Attacks, Military Use of Schools in Ukraine

    Attacks, Military Use of Schools in Ukraine

    parties to the conflict for military purposes, Human Rights Watch said in a report released...

    Court Orders Rights Group Closed in Russia

    Court Orders Rights Group Closed in Russia

    rackdown on independent groups. On February 10, 2016, the regional court of Tatarstan issued a...

    Jordanian Journalist Held Incommunicado in UAE
    Feb 12, Amman: A Jordanian journalist working in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been held... Full article
    Deadly attack on UN peacekeepers camp in Mali leaves two dead
    Feb 12, United Nations peacekeepers camp in northern Mali has been attacked by terrorist killing... Full article
    Whither democracy? Six countries to watch in 2016
    Feb 12, NY: In the coming months, pivotal events will take place in Iran, where moderate... Full article
    Syria: diplomats agree ‘cessation of hostilities'
    Feb 12, Munich: World Powers have agreed to work with Syrian parties to implement a "nationwide cessation of hostilities” within a week. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry early Friday said announcing the ceasefire that the real test would be whether the parties honoured the commitments. The halt will not apply to the battle against jihadist groups Islamic State (IS) and al-Nusra Front. Kerry spoke in Munich, Germany, where top diplomats from more than a dozen countries,... Full article
    Nigerian government arraigns 189 Shi'ites over clash with Army
    Feb 12, Abuja: Two months after the massacre of some members of Islamic Movement of Nigerian known as Shi'ites by Nigerian Military in Zaria, a  Kaduna Magistrate Court 1, on wednesday remanded  189  Shi'ites  arrested during the clashed. The clashed occurred on 12-14 of December 2015 when the army accused the shi'ites of setting up illegal checkpoints in their attempt to killed the country's Chief of Army Staff an allegation shi'ites leaders... Full article
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    Feb 1, Tokyo: Toyota Motor Corporation has... 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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