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Dispatches: Where is Asia on Safe Schools?

Dispatches: Where is Asia on Safe Schools?

May 23, Oslo: Norway will host an international summit Next week focused on guaranteeing safe schools for children ...

U.N. panel adopts new rules on treatment of prisoners: focuses on respect for human rights

U.N. panel adopts new rules on treatment of prisoners: focuses on respect f...

May 23, The U.N. crime prevention agency has revised international standards on treatment of prisoners to focus ...

Mission Journal: In Nepal, finding solutions to better protect press

Mission Journal: In Nepal, finding solutions to better protect press

May 23, Katmandu: Nepal is going through a very rough phase after the destruction caused by the ...

Three militants killed after attacking police officer’s residence in Laghman

Three militants killed after attacking police officer’s residence in Lagh...

Three insurgents have been killed in a clash erupted after they attacked the residence of a security ...

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May 23, The U.N. crime prevention agency has revised international standards on treatment of prisoners to focus on...[ ] Full article
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May 22, Dublin: Voters in Ireland are taking part in a referendum on legalising same-sex marriage on Friday. More than...[ ] Full article
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May 22, Budapest: The United Nations human rights watchdog on Friday said that it was shocked by a Hungarian...[ ] Full article
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May 22, Brussels: Azerbaijan has detained dozens of journalists, human rights defenders, and other critics of the government. European leaders should use a high-level gathering with “Eastern partners” to insist that the Azerbaijan government unconditionally release anyone held on politically motivated charges, Human Rights Watch (HRW) has said. Top European Union officials and leaders of the 28 EU member states are meeting in Riga, Latvia, on May 21 and 22,...[ ] Full article
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May 19, Kuala Lumpur: The Estonia-based Company GameFounders has announced plans to open an Asian hub in Malaysia...[ ] Full article

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May 14, Tehran: Iran has modified its oil contracts with foreign companies in preparation for lifting of the economic...[ ] Full article

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April 30, Washington: The World Bank is seeking to finance development projects in areas in Iraq that the government...[ ] Full article

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April 29 , Milan: Italian refiner Saras (SRS.MI) and Russian energy giant Rosneft (ROSN.MM) have called off plans to...[ ] Full article

Environment News
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May 22, Honiara: A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake rocked the Solomon Islands early Friday, the US Geological Survey...[ ] Full article

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May 18, Katmandu: The recent Earthquakes in Nepal became the Nation’s Deadliest Disasters Ever, more than 8,500...[ ] Full article

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May 15,LOS ANGELES: The last intact section of one of Antarctica’s mammoth ice shelves is weakening fast and...[ ] Full article

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May 9, Manila: The Philippines on Saturday evacuated thousands of people in the northeastern part of its main island of...[ ] Full article

Editorial
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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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