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US criticizes treatment of Uighurs in...

US criticizes treatment of Uighurs in...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Uighurs have long complained of systematic discrimination in the region, which activists call East Turkestan,...

Tropical Maldives heads to polls amid...

Tropical Maldives heads to polls amid...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Yameen's administration made defamation a crime in 2016, a move government critics say was aimed...

Theresa May facing ministerial resignations...

Theresa May facing ministerial resignations...

Europe

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Earlier on Friday, Mordaunt said that the EU's attitude was increasing support within Britain for...

Supreme Court nominee accuser gets more...

Supreme Court nominee accuser gets more...

North America

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Trump's outburst saw a new #MeToo era hashtag storm the internet, with #WhyIDidntReport the top trending...

Pompeo: Still work to do before second...

Pompeo: Still work to do before second...

North America

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Washington has called for concrete action and has demanded full disclosure of North Korea's nuclear...

UN moves to toughen response to peacekeeper...

UN moves to toughen response to peacekeeper...

World

Sat, Sep 22 2018

The United Nations has 96,000 peacekeepers serving in 14 missions worldwide

Indian bishop arrested on charges of...

Indian bishop arrested on charges of...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Outside India, the Catholic Church is facing sexual abuse scandals in the United States, Chile, Australia,...

Canada lawmakers declare Myanmar Rohingya...

Canada lawmakers declare Rohingya killings...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 22 2018

A brutal military campaign drove more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar into Bangladesh, where...

Water experts warn: As sand mining grows,...

Experts: As sand mining grows, Asia’s...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Worldwide, over half a billion people live in delta areas

Pope relieves accused Indian bishop...

Pope relieves accused Indian bishop...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Sexual abuse by clergymen and the failure of senior Church officials to take action has been one of the...

Every five seconds, a child under 15...

Every five seconds, a child under 15...

World

Thu, Sep 20 2018

In Bangladesh, according to the latest data available in 2017, under-five mortality rate is 32 deaths...

Trump again blasts US Attorney General...

Trump again blasts US Attorney General...

North America

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Sessions shocked Trump on March 2, 2017 which he officially announced he would not have any oversight...

Thousands protest UN job cuts in...

Thousands protest UN job cuts in...

Middle East

Thu, Sep 20 2018

More than five million Palestinians are eligible for UNRWA support, while around three million access...

Saudi King Salman hosts Pakistan PM...

Saudi King Salman hosts Pakistan PM...

Middle East

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Pakistani media has speculated that Imran Khan is eyeing Saudi Arabia and China to provide loans to rescue...

Nawaz Sharif freed from jail on court...

Nawaz Sharif freed from jail on court...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Sharif was ousted and disqualified from holding office by the Supreme Court in July 2017 and jailed earlier...

Malnutrition, child deaths plague India's...

Malnutrition, child deaths plague India's...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Campaigners have called for better protection for tribal lands

Maldives’ Chinese debt, political risk...

Maldives’ Chinese debt, political risk...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

The Maldives’ economy has grown by an average of 6% a year for the last five years, buoyed by tourism...

British FM to see centre of Rohingya...

British FM to see centre of Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Suu Kyi is in a power-sharing agreement with the military, which controls a quarter of parliament's...

Ireland's Brexit backstop, and why it...

Ireland's Brexit backstop, and why it...

Europe

Wed, Sep 19 2018

This is what it is and why it matters

Swiss NGO links pesticide to Indian...

Swiss NGO links pesticide to Indian...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 19 2018

The European Union banned diafenthiuron in 2002

Trump: No FBI probe needed on Supreme...

Trump: No FBI probe needed on Supreme...

North America

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Trump, who has repeatedly brushed off allegations of his own sexual misconduct, has so far stood by the...