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    Turkey and Syrian Kurdish forces agree ceasefire deal

    Turkey and Syrian Kurdish forces agree ceasefire deal

    hting in northern Syria, as Turkey insisted it planned to continue military operations in the...

    Indonesian LGBT Activists Receive Free Expression Award

    Indonesian LGBT Activists Receive Free Expression Award

    (AJI). This was the first time the alliance had designated its freedom of expression award to...

    Senior ISIL leader Adnani 'killed in Syria's Aleppo'

    Senior ISIL leader Adnani 'killed in Syria's Aleppo'

    i, has been killed in the Syrian province of Aleppo, an ISIL-linked website reported. Amaq,...

    Honduran reporter convicted of criminal defamation

    Honduran reporter convicted of criminal defamation

    ould swiftly repeal laws allowing for such prosecutions, the Committee to Protect Journalists...

    Donald Trump to visit Mexican leader

    Donald Trump to visit Mexican leader

    he country during his campaign. Trump tweeted that he was looking forward to meeting...

    Women and girls with disabilities are equal rights holders, not ‘helpless objects of pity’: UN

    Women and girls with disabilities are equal rights holders, not ‘helpless objects of pity’: UN

    of pity or allow them to be treated in that manner, the United Nations Committee on the Rights...

    Turkey and Syrian Kurdish forces agree ceasefire deal
    Aug.31, Ankara: US officials said Turkish-backed Syrian rebels and Kurdish forces had agreed to... Full article
    Senior ISIL leader Adnani 'killed in Syria's Aleppo'
    Aug.31, Aleppo: The main spokesman for the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) armed... Full article
    Women and girls with disabilities are equal rights holders, not ‘helpless objects of pity’: UN
    Aug.31, Geneva: Noting that national policies often tend to treat women and girls with... Full article
    Zambia suspends licenses of Muvi TV, Komboni Radio and Radio Itezhi Tezhi
    Aug.30, NY: Zambian regulators should immediately reinstate the broadcasting licenses of three media outlets it revoked, and police should drop all charges against four media workers arrested when police sealed the offices of the country's largest privately owned television station, the Committee to Protect Journalists said. Zambia's Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA) on August 22 suspended the licenses of Muvi TV, the country's largest privately owned television... Full article
    Kenya’s 'Disappeared' Deserve Justice: HRW
    Aug.30, NY: A few months ago, I listened to a Kenyan man talk about his brother who has been missing since April 2015. “To see the dead body of your family member is painful, but you at least know he is dead,” he told me. As the world commemorates the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances today, I think of him and many others I interviewed for Human Rights Watch’s report on people who “disappeared” after last being seen in the custody of... 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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