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Nobel laureate Amartya Sen slams decision to revoke occupied Kashmir’s special status

2019-08-20 21:28:00

Indian economist and Nobel laureate Amartya Sen has slammed the Narendra Modi-led government’s decision to revoke occupied Kashmir’s special status, saying that India had ’’lost the reputation’’ of being the world’s first non-Western country to adopt a democratic system...


Hong Kong protesters’ demands ignored by government

2019-08-20 13:45:00

Despite the efforts of estimated 1.7 million Hong Kong citizens made over the extradition bill, the Hong Kong government has avoided the demands, foreign reports said...


British Foreign Office seeks information on missing staffer reportedly detained in China

2019-08-20 12:30:00

British Foreign Office on Tuesday (20) said it was seeking information about reports claiming the arrest of a Hong Kong staff member currently detained in mainland China, according to foreign reports...


Hamas vows for protests in commemoration of 50 years since El-Aqsa burning

2019-08-20 11:20:00

Hamas is reportedly preparing a projection of power in commemoration of 50 years since the El-Aqsa mosque burning...


Palestine turn against LGBTQ activists in West Bank

2019-08-19 13:28:00

The Palestinian Authority has banned the LGBTQ community from carrying any activities in the West Bank, reports said...


Nehru and Patel: Rivals or comrades?

2019-08-17 13:30:00

The best biography of Vallabhbhai Patel has been written by Rajmohan Gandhi. Based on full access to Patel’s own papers, it is a rich account of his life and struggles, set against the context of the historical forces which shaped them...


Modi’s Speech Highlights How Closely He’s Working With RSS

2019-08-17 12:20:00

The thrice-banned RSS (once during British times) is the new establishment. Courtesy its acolyte, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...


Greenland: Trump warned that island cannot be bought from Denmark

2019-08-17 09:39:00

Greenland has said it is ’’not for sale’’ after President Donald Trump stated that he would like the US to buy the world’s biggest island...


Syrian Air Defence shield against airstrike

2019-08-16 17:46:00

Syrian air defense confronted targets that had infiltrated Syrian air space from the direction of Lebanon, heading for Masyaf, foreign reports said on Thursday (15)...


Palestinian infants and children are dying!

2019-08-16 17:20:00

’’There are no new Palestinian patients,’’ said Dr. Raz Somech, the director of general pediatrics at Sheba Medical Center in Ramat Gan. “Many of them are being sent to Jordan or Egypt, and many more don’t even make it to those places...


Modi praises for ’’path-breaking’’ Jammu and Kashmir move despite unrest

2019-08-16 13:58:00

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday (15) delivering a speech said the move on Jammu and Kashmir was “path-breaking”...


Court ruling blocks protesters at Hong Kong Airport

2019-08-15 15:35:00

With court order preventing people from disrupting Hong Kong air flights following clashes with riot police overnight won by the Airport Authority, only a small determined group of protesters remained, foreign reports said...


Hamas vows to shower Israeli cities with missiles!

2019-08-15 14:28:00

Yahya Sinwar, Hamas leader, vowed to defeat the Israeli Defebce Forces (IDF) and shower Israeli cities with missiles, if the country launches another military campaign in the Gaza strip, foreign reports said...


Hong Kong reschedules air flights, reports say

2019-08-13 15:28:00

BREAKING! Hong Kong’s International Airport on Tuesday (13) said it will implement flight rescheduling, foreign reports said...


Northern Gaza heated with explosion, two drones spotted crossing to Israel!

2019-08-13 13:14:00

A loud explosion caused panic in northern Gaza Strip on Monday (12) night, after IDF forces have reportedly identified two drones that crossed from Gaza to Israeli territory and back...


Unusual regional cooling alert panics China!

2019-08-13 12:14:00

A group of meteorologists from China issued an unusual warning about ’’regional cooling’’ during last week, when the prevailing climate says the complete opposite, foreign reports said...


Illinois Governor Signs Bill Mandating Public Schools Teach LGBTQ History

2019-08-13 10:50:00

Starting next year, Illinois public schools will be required by law to include LGBTQ history in their curriculums...


Heirs to Fascism seek far-Right alliance with Matteo Salvini as Italy faces new elections

2019-08-12 10:45:00

s Italy finds itself mired in political chaos, the heirs of the country’s Fascist past are poised to play a key role in the likely next government...


Haryana CM Khattar stokes controversy with remark on Kashmiri women

2019-08-11 14:00:00

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has stoked a controversy with a remark that people are saying they will bring girls from Kashmir for marriage after abrogation of the provisions of Article 370 of the Constitution...


Modi’s act of tyranny in Kashmir will soon be the blueprint for all of India

2019-08-10 14:08:00

The Hindu-supremacist government of India, headed by Narendra Modi, has just carried out a coup of India’s constitution and with Kashmir’s autonomy...


Not Just J&K, Even Congress Lost Its ‘Special Status’ in Opposition Within 48 Hours

2019-08-09 19:45:00

The Gandhi family appears to be losing its grip on the party with the continuing delay in choosing a successor to Rahul Gandhi...


Japan drops fuel to South Korean trade war

2019-08-09 18:00:00

The Japanese government has permitted to export a key chemical required for semiconductor manufacturing to South Korea, foreign reports said...


Explosion at ammunition depot in Turkey, no casualties!

2019-08-09 15:40:00

A series of explosions occurred at an ammunition depot in Turkey’s Hatay Province on early Friday (09), foreign reports said...


Bolsonaro has blessed ‘brutal’ assault on Amazon, sacked scientist warns

2019-08-09 15:20:00

Illegal loggers are ramping up a “brutal, fast” assault on the Brazilian Amazon with the blessing of the far-right president Jair Bolsonaro, the sacked head of the government agency tasked with monitoring deforestation has warned...


US suspends foreign affairs official over links to racist group

2019-08-09 14:00:00

The U.S. State Department on Thursday (08) has suspended a foreign affairs official after his links to a white supremacist group were revealed, foreign reports said...


Dhaka court sentences life imprisonment of two fugitives over murder of Sri Lankan

2019-08-09 11:15:00

A Dhaka court on Thursday (08) sentenced two fugitives to life imprisonment over murder of a Sri Lankan, a foreign report said...


Supreme Court refuses urgent hearing on plea against Article 370!

2019-08-08 20:15:00

The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to accord urgent hearing to a plea challenging the Presidential Order on Article 370 which revoked Jammu and Kashmir’s special status...


Indian transgender couple tie knot in landmark ‘rainbow wedding’

2019-08-08 19:54:00

An Indian transgender couple who both underwent sex re-assignment have tied the knot in a traditional Bengali ceremony, in what is believed to be the state’s first “rainbow wedding”...


Pakistan declines diplomatic relations with India over Kashmir’s status

2019-08-08 14:00:00

Pakistan has reacted rather furiously over India’s move to revoke Kashmir’s status on last Monday (05), as Islamabad downgraded diplomatic relations and suspended bilateral trade with New Delhi...


Turkey to form joint operation with U.S. for Syria

2019-08-08 12:30:00

Turkey’s Defence Ministry on Wednesday (07) said the country has agreed with the United States to establish a joint operation centre in Turkey, to coordinate and develop a planned safe zone in northern Syria...