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    Philippines: Over 1,900 killed during Duterte war on drugs

    Philippines: Over 1,900 killed during Duterte war on drugs

    ording to the head of the Philippines police. Ronald dela Rosa was speaking at a senate...

    Saudi Arabia court sends Egyptian to jail for violating labour laws

    Saudi Arabia court sends Egyptian to jail for violating labour laws

    er, violating the kingdom's labor laws and communicating with a sorcerer to bewitch his...

    Russia banned from Rio Paralympics 2016

    Russia banned from Rio Paralympics 2016

    posed for state-sponsored doping. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) upheld the...

    Russian soldier sentenced to life for murder of family in Armenia

    Russian soldier sentenced to life for murder of family in Armenia

    e a military base in Armenia, reports said. The court at the Russian base in the Armenian...

    Senior fighters of Boko Haram killed in Nigeria raid

    Senior fighters of Boko Haram killed in Nigeria raid

    Nigerian military in the country's northeast, according to a local news-media report citing...

    Philippines: Right to information law must follow Executive Order

    Philippines: Right to information law must follow Executive Order

    o fulfil the public's right to information and the President's request to the...

    Philippines: Over 1,900 killed during Duterte war on drugs
    Aug.23, Manila: More than 1,900 people have been killed during a crackdown on illegal drugs in... Full article
    Saudi Arabia court sends Egyptian to jail for violating labour laws
    Aug.23, Riyadh: An Egyptian man has been sentenced to six years in prison on charges of... Full article
    Russian soldier sentenced to life for murder of family in Armenia
    Aug.23, Yerevan: A Russian military court has sentenced a soldier to life in prison for killing... Full article
    Philippines: Right to information law must follow Executive Order
    Aug.23, Manila: ARTICLE 19 welcomes the Executive Order requiring all Philippine executive branch government officials to fulfil the public's right to information and the President's request to the legislature to follow with a comprehensive law. Combatting impunity for crimes against journalists and state actors' refraining from making statements stigmatising journalists are also critical tools for freedom of expression and information in order to tackle corruption. The... Full article
    Ohio inmate who survived 2009 batch execution appeals to high court
    Aug.23, Ohio: A condemned Ohio killer who survived a 2009 botched execution is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to declare that a second attempt to put him to death would be unconstitutional. Lawyers for death row inmate Romell Broom argue that giving the state prisons agency a second chance would amount to cruel and unusual punishment and double jeopardy, according to reports. A divided Ohio Supreme Court rejected Broom's arguments in March. Broom's attorneys appealed that ruling... 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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