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Sri Lankan news website facing censorship despite presidential promise

Sri Lankan news website facing censorship despite presidential promise

July 31, Colombo: The Colombo Telegraph, Sri Lanka’s most iconoclastic investigative news website, is gearing up for this ...

Al Jazeera journalists back in Egyptian court for final verdict

Al Jazeera journalists back in Egyptian court for final verdict

July 31, Cairo: A ruling expected this week in the retrial of three Al Jazeera journalists on ...

Nigerian media seek to cope with Boko Haram threat: IPI

Nigerian media seek to cope with Boko Haram threat: IPI

July 31, Abuja: This spring, everyone who knew of Adeola Akinremi’s plans to travel to northeast Nigeria ...

Three journalists arrested at student protest in Taiwan

Three journalists arrested at student protest in Taiwan

July 31, Taipei: Three journalists were arrested in Taiwan’s capital, Taipei, on July 23, 2015 while covering ...

Nigeria soldiers rescue dozens from Boko Haram captivity

Nigeria soldiers rescue dozens from Boko Haram captivity

July 31, Abuja: Military in Nigeria has rescued 71 girls and women in firefights that killed several ...

Microsoft: 14 million computers now running Windows 10

Microsoft: 14 million computers now running Windows 10

July 31, Palo Alto: More than 14 million computers are now running new Windows 10 operating system, ...

 
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July 31, Colombo: The Colombo Telegraph, Sri Lanka’s most iconoclastic investigative news website, is...[ ] Full article
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July 31, Cairo: A ruling expected this week in the retrial of three Al Jazeera journalists on terrorism charges will...[ ] Full article
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July 31, Abuja: This spring, everyone who knew of Adeola Akinremi’s plans to travel to northeast Nigeria to...[ ] Full article
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July 31, Abuja: Military in Nigeria has rescued 71 girls and women in firefights that killed several Boko Haram fighters in the northeast part of the country. At least 12 people were rescued on Wednesday and 59 on Thursday from villages about 40km from Maidugauri, army spokesman Colonel IT Gusau said. A total of 29 women, 25 children and five elderly men were part of those freed. A Number of terrorist were killed during the operation, said Gusau. The Oslo Times Full article
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Stop killing “dissent” in Bangladesh Killing bloggers in Bangladesh is killing change Das, a Bangladeshi...[ ] Full article
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Addressing thousands of foreign guests and veterans, Putin chose to ignore the boycott, thanking Britain, France and...[ ] Full article
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Thor Halvorssen’s deep engagement in the complicated and often dizzying politics of global human rights has put him...[ ] Full article
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By Kaveh Taheri Iran nuclear deal outlined, but discord appears over details within 24 hours. Statements issued by foreign ministries of Iran and the United states provided us much to make us believe the Lausanne deal has hit the snag. Iran has evaded to clarify its nuclear program during twelve years of hide-and-seek, as International community has expressed concerns. The officials have claimed the nuclear program is for medical purpose which has been frequently...[ ] Full article

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