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Afghanistan

China wears the mediator’s gown in the Af-Pak by Salman Rafi

Posted By Salman Rafi | October 12, 2017

China wears the mediator’s gown in the Af-Pak   Despite a high-level meeting between Pakistan’s General Bajwa, and Afghanistan’s president Ashraf Ghani, relations between the two countries remain largely troubled and uneasy. Nothing else can testify this tension better than the fact it is China once again that intervened t

BANGLADESH

Bangladesh issues arrest warrants for opposition leader Khaleda Zia

Posted By Dhaka News | October 12, 2017

Bangladesh issues arrest warrants for opposition leader Khaleda Zia DHAKA: Two courts in Bangladesh issued warrants Thursday for the arrest of the opposition leader and former premier Khaleda Zia, a move her party said was politically motivated ahead of elections expected next year. The move came after the government of

PAKISTAN

Why has India given Rupees 7 billion to ‘Balochistan Liberation Army’?

Posted By admin | October 19, 2017

India has spent Rs 7 billion to run an anti-Pakistan campaign in Geneva, Switzerland and that the campaign has originated from Canada. Talking with reference to the anti-Pakistan posters in the Swiss city, Haroon said the Baluch Liberation Army (BLA) last year started getting anti-Pakistan articles published in Canadian newspapers. India got anti-

INDIA

Nobel or Not so Nobel - In a story published on June 13, 2017 in the Hindustan Times

Posted By Amit Singh | October 20, 2017

In a story published on June 13, 2017, in the Hindustan Times, Bobby Ghosh, the Ex-editor-in-Chief of Hindustan Times, argued that Nobel prize must be rescinded from those who do not live up to Nobel standards, thus, an audit of the work and worlds of all living laureates must be scrutinised[1]. Accordingly, Ghosh highlighted five undeservin

Kashmir-Rights

The march of folly by A.G. Noorani an Indian writer

Posted By A.G. Noorani | August 22, 2017

TWO thousand and seventeen is the year of anniversaries in Kashmir. July 8 marked one year since the killing of Burhan Wani; July 13 marked the anniversary of Martyrs’ Day. On this day in 1931, the maharaja’s troops shot 22 Muslims dead inside Srinagar’s central jail, setting off a wave of resentment that engulfed Punjab, Delhi and Luckn

Nepal

China opens strategic highway to Nepal. China has opened a highway in Tibet to the Nepal

Posted By Zee Media | October 17, 2017

China has opened a highway in Tibet to the Nepal border that runs parallel with the Xigaze-Lhasa railway that hs the potential to be used for military purposes Beijing: China has opened a strategic highway in Tibet to the Nepal border which could be used for civilian and defence purposes. The 40.4-kilometre highway in Tibet between Xigaze

Sri Lanka

Brushed under the carpet for long, Jaffna’s social issues are coming to the fore

Posted By P K Balachandran | October 17, 2017

A makeshift house put up by Oppressed Castes in Jaffna A makeshift house put up by Oppressed Castes in Jaffna A makeshift house put up by Oppressed Castes in Jaffna Issues of social inequality and oppression among the Tamils of North Sri Lanka, which were brushed under the carpet either by tradition or by the

Global

China opens strategic highway to Nepal. China has opened a highway in Tibet to the Nepal

Posted By Zee Media | October 17, 2017

China has opened a highway in Tibet to the Nepal border that runs parallel with the Xigaze-Lhasa railway that hs the potential to be used for military purposes Beijing: China has opened a strategic highway in Tibet to the Nepal border which could be used for civilian and defence purposes. The 40.4-kilometre highway in Tibet between Xigaze

Editor's Pick

LAND RIGHTS PROTESTS MET WITH MILITARY RESPONSE AND BRUTALITYE

Posted By Indigenous World - IWGIA's global report | October 17, 2017

Land rights protests met with militarised response and brutality Arbitrary arrest and detention, shootings, tear gas, and killings. This is, how local authorities, military and police have reacted to non-violent protests of indigenous peoples throughout 2016. People were shocked by how

China

China opens strategic highway to Nepal. China has opened a highway in Tibet to the Nepal

Posted By Zee Media | October 17, 2017

China has opened a highway in Tibet to the Nepal border that runs parallel with the Xigaze-Lhasa railway that hs the potential to be used for military purposes Beijing: China has opened a strategic highway in Tibet to the Nepal border which could be used for civilian and defence purposes. The 40.4-kilometre highway in Tibet between Xigaze

     
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