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    Turkey shells Kurdish-backed fighters in northern Syria for second day

    Turkey shells Kurdish-backed fighters in northern Syria for second day

    orthern Syria for a second day. A UK-based monitoring group also reported the shelling,...

    CAR voters seek leader to end chaos

    CAR voters seek leader to end chaos

    tative peace after more than two years of sectarian fighting left thousands dead and nearly 1...

    Saudi sends aircraft to Turkey's Incirlik base

    Saudi sends aircraft to Turkey's Incirlik base

    slamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group, local media reports said. According to Al...

    North Korea: End Kim Family’s Legacy of Abuse

    North Korea: End Kim Family’s Legacy of Abuse

    with a satellite launch should not distract the international community from the regime’s...

    Remains of dead in Taiwan quake pulled out from rubble

    Remains of dead in Taiwan quake pulled out from rubble

    minute of silence ended the search with the death toll of 116, most of them in a collapsed...

    'Child soldiers are boys and girls we collectively failed to protect': UN envoy

    'Child soldiers are boys and girls we collectively failed to protect': UN envoy

    ruitment and use by armed groups, the United Nations warned today, appealing to the...

    Saudi sends aircraft to Turkey's Incirlik base
    Feb 14, Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has sent aircraft to NATO-member Turkey's Incirlik air base for... Full article
    North Korea: End Kim Family’s Legacy of Abuse
    Feb 14, Seoul: North Korea’s decision to celebrate late leader Kim Jong-Il’s... Full article
    'Child soldiers are boys and girls we collectively failed to protect': UN envoy
    Feb 14, NY: An upsurge in global conflicts and brutal war tactics continues to make children... Full article
    Australian hospital refuses to discharge baby refugee
    Feb 13, Brisbane: A group of protestors gathered outside a hospital in Brisbane to support a doctor who has refused to discharge a one-year-old baby who faces deportation to a detention camp. According to  reports, the doctor at the Lady Cilento Hospital in Brisbane said the baby girl will not be released "until a suitable home environment is identified". The little girl had been brought to the hospital after she suffered severe burns at a immigration camp on Nauru... Full article
    UN to deliver siege aid within 24 hours in Syria
    Feb 12, Damascus: The United Nations hopes that the aid will be delivered to some besieged areas in Syria within the next 24 hours. The move comes shortly after world powers agreed to push for a cessation of hostilities in a week's time. Some Syrian cities have been cut off from humanitarian aid for more than a year because of fighting in surrounding areas, media reports said. A new UN task force to co-ordinate the distribution of the aid is expected to convene in Geneva... 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

    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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