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    ‘No words left’ to describe suffering of children in Aleppo: UNICEF

    ‘No words left’ to describe suffering of children in Aleppo: UNICEF

    ions Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said today, stressing yet again, the direness of the...

    Expert panel warns Tokyo Olympics cost could top $30 billion

    Expert panel warns Tokyo Olympics cost could top $30 billion

    20 Olympics could exceed 3 trillion yen ($30 billion) unless drastic cost-cutting measures are...

    Radio Shabelle reporter second journalist shot and killed in Somalia this year

    Radio Shabelle reporter second journalist shot and killed in Somalia this year

    sts (NUSOJ) urge authorities in Somalia to investigate the murder of journalist working with...

    Philippines: President Duterte wants end to 'war games' with US

    Philippines: President Duterte wants end to 'war games' with US

    and the United States scheduled in October will be the last under his...

    Seizure of Canadian reporter's computer threatens journalist independence

    Seizure of Canadian reporter's computer threatens journalist independence

    39;s computer as disturbing media freedom violations, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls on...

    Ban calls on UN Security Council for decisive steps to end attacks on hospitals, medical staff

    Ban calls on UN Security Council for decisive steps to end attacks on hospitals, medical staff

    t recently in the war-torn Syrian city of Aleppo, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon...

    Ban calls on UN Security Council for decisive steps to end attacks on hospitals, medical staff
    Sept.29, Geneva:  Denouncing a surge in “horrific attacks” on hospitals,... Full article
    Sudan government accused of using chemical weapons in Darfur
    Sept.29, Darfur: Dozens of children in Darfur have allegedly been killed by chemical weapons... Full article
    Digital rights group appeals use of blasphemy law against teenager
    Sept.29, NY: The blasphemy law has taken yet another prisoner in Pakistan. A teenage Christian... Full article
    African platform celebrates first International Day for Universal Access to Information
    Sept.29, NY: The African Platform on Access to Information (APAI) Working Group would like to officially thank all government partners, civil society members, and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) for making this momentous occasion possible. This day was celebrated for over a decade by civil society organisations and freedom of information advocates around the world. In recognition of the positive impact that officially proclaiming the day... Full article
    Latest Somali election delay raises risks of manipulation, more delays
    Sept.28, Geneva: A new delay in Somalia’s elections is a matter of “immediate concern,” raising fears that the process is being politically manipulated and that the latest postponement may only be one of yet further rolling delays, the top United Nations official in the long-troubled East African country warned. First slated to be held in August, parliamentary elections will now take place between 23 October and 10 November, and the presidential poll by the end 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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