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    Mining Puts Residents at Risk in Malawi

    Mining Puts Residents at Risk in Malawi

    t mining communities, Human Rights Watch said in a report released on eve of the International...

    Guinea: 7 Years On, Justice for Massacre Needed

    Guinea: 7 Years On, Justice for Massacre Needed

    tadium, six international and national human rights groups said today, in advance of the...

    Mali Islamist jailed for nine years for Timbuktu shrine attacks

    Mali Islamist jailed for nine years for Timbuktu shrine attacks

    Timbuktu to nine years in jail.  Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi admitted to leading rebel forces...

    WHO: 90 percent of world's population breathe dirty air

    WHO: 90 percent of world's population breathe dirty air

    s said, blaming a worldwide air pollution crisis for being a major factor in millions of deaths...

    Regional journalists call for job safety for PNG media

    Regional journalists call for job safety for PNG media

    colleagues increasingly under attack. "Journalism is obviously having an impact if attacks...

    Germany wants to spy on your newsrooms

    Germany wants to spy on your newsrooms

    urnalisten-Verband (DJV) and the DeutscheJournalistinnen- und Journalisten-Union in ver.di (dju...

    Mali Islamist jailed for nine years for Timbuktu shrine attacks
    Sept.27, Timbuktu: The International Criminal Court has sentenced an Islamist militant who... Full article
    Germany wants to spy on your newsrooms
    Sept.27, Berlin: The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ), along with its German affiliates... Full article
    Colombia peace deal: Historic agreement is signed
    Sept.27, Bogotá: The Colombian government and left-wing Farc rebels have signed a... Full article
    UNESCO chief condemns murder of Jordanian writer
    Sept.27, Geneva: The head of the United Nations agency tasked with defending press freedom today expressed indignation at the killing of Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar. “I condemn the murder of Nahed Hattar,” declared Irina Bokova, the Director-General of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). “This crime constitutes a grave attack on freedom of expression and affects Jordanian society as a whole,” she added. Nahed Hattar was shot on... Full article
    Failure to get Syria cease-fire stole spotlight at UN
    Sept.27, Geneva: The failed attempt by the U.S. and Russia to revive a cease-fire in Syria stole the spotlight at the annual U.N. gathering of world leaders but every other global hotspot had its moment — and there were some chuckles as well including a message to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to be ready to receive his gift of a "white bull" from South Sudan. With the final speeches of the six-day gabfest delivered on Monday, there were also a few high points. Last... 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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