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    Rare Victory for Privacy in Germany’s “War Against Terror”: Rights group

    Rare Victory for Privacy in Germany’s “War Against Terror”: Rights group

    in mass surveillance, Germany’s highest court put its foot down on April 20, 2016 and...

    Uphold rights while fighting terrorism in Tunisia

    Uphold rights while fighting terrorism in Tunisia

    ional human rights organizations said today in an open letter addressed to all Tunisians and...

    Critical journalist detained in corruption case in Nepal

    Critical journalist detained in corruption case in Nepal

    i Dixit, the founding editor of the independent regional news magazine Himal Southasian. The...

    Turkish journalists sentenced over Charlie Hebdo cover

    Turkish journalists sentenced over Charlie Hebdo cover

    satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo's controversial cover featuring a cartoon of the Prophet...

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemns EU migrant curbs

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemns EU migrant curbs

    nts in Europe. Speaking to the Austrian parliament, he said such curbs ran counter to...

    Norway condemns killing of Canadian hostage in the Philippines

    Norway condemns killing of Canadian hostage in the Philippines

    ce and outrage is the only reasonable response to his murder by the terrorist group Abu...

    Rare Victory for Privacy in Germany’s “War Against Terror”: Rights group
    April 28, Paris: While France looks to extend its rights-undermining state of emergency and... Full article
    Uphold rights while fighting terrorism in Tunisia
    April 28, Tunis: Fighting terrorism and respecting human rights are two sides of the same coin,... Full article
    Turkish journalists sentenced over Charlie Hebdo cover
    April 28, Isranbul: Istanbul court has sentenced two opposition journalists to two years in... Full article
    Fourth Mexican journalist killed this year was known as a government critic
    April 28, MExico City: Francisco Pacheco Beltrán, correspondent for El Sol de Acapulco newspaper, editor of El Foro de Taxco newspaper and radio station correspondent for Capital Máxima 97.1 F.M. was murdered this morning while returning to his home in Taxco de Alarcón, Guerrero. Pacheco Beltrán left his house early to drop off a family member at the Taxco bus station. At around 6:30am, he was attacked and killed by gunshot while returning home. Witnesses said... Full article
    Air strike hits Hospital in Syria as UN warns talks unravelling
    April 28, Damascus: At least 20 people have been killed in a Syrian government air strike on a hospital in the city of Aleppo on Wednesday. The United Nations has warned that a delicate ceasefire was crumbling. The attack on the Al Quds hospital killed several medical staff and other civilians, including Dr Wasem Maaz, one of the last remaining pediatricians in the rebel-held part of the city. Rescue workers were pulling bodies and survivors from the rubble of the building in the... 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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