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    India: Politician arrested for insulting female leader

    India: Politician arrested for insulting female leader

    cian by describing her as "worse than a prostitute." Police officer Upendra Kumar...

    Aid groups urge UN to improve peacekeeping in South Sudan

    Aid groups urge UN to improve peacekeeping in South Sudan

    mission in the country to protect civilians and help deliver aid to civilians affected by the...

    The price U.S. whistleblowers pay for revealing secrets

    The price U.S. whistleblowers pay for revealing secrets

    the First Amendment to the US Constitution, these freedoms have their limits. Many...

    Syria: Dozens of civilians die in US-led coaliation

    Syria: Dozens of civilians die in US-led coaliation

    ia, amid setbacks to attempts by the US to partner with Russia against the Islamic State of Iraq...

    Air France strike leads 10% flights cancellation

    Air France strike leads 10% flights cancellation

    ring a period of high traffic due to summer vacations. The company also cancelled 25 percent...

    Amazon boss Bezos becomes world's third richest

    Amazon boss Bezos becomes world's third richest

    orld's third richest person, according to Forbes. Bezos owns 18 percent of Amazon's...

    India: Politician arrested for insulting female leader
    July 29, Patna: Indian police arrested a Hindu nationalist leader on charges alleging he... Full article
    Aid groups urge UN to improve peacekeeping in South Sudan
    July 29, Nairobi: Ten relief organizations working in South Sudan say the U.N. should urgently... Full article
    The price U.S. whistleblowers pay for revealing secrets
    July 29, NY: Although the USA is considered to have relatively generous freedoms of speech and... Full article
    Australia government refuses to nominate former leader for top UN job
    July 29, Sydney: Australia's government rejected a request by former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd on Friday that it back his late bid for the top United Nations job, effectively crushing the former diplomat's hopes of nabbing the post after he spent months lobbying for government support. Rudd, the New York-based president of the Asia Society Policy Institute, had hoped Australia's conservative government would take the crucial step of formally nominating him to succeed U.N.... Full article
    Outrage over Azerbaijani court decision upholding journalist's sentence
    July 29, NY: Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is appalled by Azerbaijani appeal court decision to uphold journalist Elchin Hasanov's conviction on a trumped-up hooliganism charge and to confirm his sentence, which is to pay part of his salary to the state for one year. The act of hooliganism supposedly took place when, after being the target of a smear campaign, Hasanov met with one of the campaign's organizers to ask him to end the smears. This person attacked Hasanov verbally and... Full article
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    June 25, London: The Sterling has fallen ... Full article

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    May 2, Seoul: President of South Korea Park... Full article

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    March 15, Dhaka: The head of Bangladesh's... Full article

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    June 16, Geneva: Heavy monsoon rains since the... Full article

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    June 14, Geneva: The United Nations weather... Full article

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    June 6, Geneva: Marking World Environment Day,... 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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