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This 16 year old is the foremost climate activist in the world

She has sparked both hope and controversy around the planet, but Greta Thunberg understood climate change at an early age and has rallied youths...
Assange

Assange Prison Conditions and Psychological Torture revealed

RT | Australian journalist and BAFTA award-winning documentary filmmaker John Pilger says the “psychological torture” of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange continues “unabated” while he remains...
mazari

Shireen Mazari’s letter to the UN shines light on Indian abuse in Kashmir

News Desk | PTI's Human Rights Minister Dr Shireen Mazari on Wednesday wrote a detailed letter to 18 UN Special Procedures mandate-holders (Special Repporteur) on...
Amazon

Here is why part of the Amazon is burning

AFP | The dramatic scale of this year's fires is the result of a significant acceleration of deforestation for the lumber industry, for agriculture or...
epstein

Epstein autopsy shows broken neck bones, a possible murder?

AFP | Epstein, a convicted sex offender who befriended many celebrities and politicians, was found dead in jail on Saturday from an apparent suicide as...
kashmir

Kashmir restrictions have been eased, India claims

AFP | India has eased some restrictions on movement in Kashmir but phones and the internet remained cut off for a 12th day on Friday,...
Putin

Putin in trouble as Russians plan major Moscow Protest

AFP | Russian opposition supporters plan a major protest in Moscow on Saturday after police detained thousands at recent demonstrations that have been among the...
Saudi

Saudi Arabia hosts Heavyweight Title Match, HR groups lash out

AFP | The high-profile December 7 duel, dubbed 'Clash on the Dunes', will see Britain's Joshua trying to win back the IBF, WBA and WBO...
kashmir

Insiders describe life under lockdown in Kashmir

AFP | When his father suddenly passed away this week in Srinagar,  Irfan Ahmad Bhat's grief was compounded by the military lockdown in Indian occupied...
India

India conducts midnight raids in IoK, detains 560 Kashmiris

AFP | More than 500 people have been rounded up in the latest crackdown in Indian Kashmir which has been on the edge since the...
kashmir

Protester dies during lock-down in Indian Occupied Kashmir

AFP | A protester died after being chased by police during curfew in Indian Occupied Kashmir's main city, which has been left in turmoil by...
aid

Live Aid 2019 – Freddie Mercury’s Queen return to the stage

AFP | Legendary group Queen along with Adam Lambert will headline New York's 2019 Global Citizen festival, an event aimed at drumming up support for...
Princess Haya

Princess Haya’s trial: a pattern of abuse of royal women exposed?

News Desk | An Insider in Dubai's royal family has broken his silence to tell the world how Sheikh Maktoum's multi-million pound divorce battle with...
Imran Khan

Imran Khan: Death penalty for raping kids

News Desk | Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has proposed that death penalty be fixed for all those involved in child sexual abuse cases, a...
abuse

Ex-UN child protection worker jailed for child abuse in Nepal

AFP | Peter John Dalglish, 62, from Canada, a former high-profile humanitarian worker, was sentenced on Monday to terms of nine and seven years in...
black

Black music fest discriminates against whites, causes uproar

AFP | The AfroFuture Fest planned for August 3 originally announced that tickets for "people of color" would cost $10 while those for "non-POC" or...
Trump

Trump goes to lengths to protect Crown Prince Salman; Praises him in G20

AFP | US President Donald Trump praised Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Saturday, saying he was doing a "spectacular job", despite international...
Saudi Arabia

The evolution of Saudi Arabia’s treatment of Women

AFP | Saudi Arabia on Monday marks one year since it allowed women to drive for the first time, a flagship reform as the petro-state...

Shahid Afridi urges CJP to take notice of ‘black sheep’ in judiciary

News Desk | Star cricketer Shahid Afridi has congratulated the Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, for taking an aggressive approach towards the humanitarian...

Celebrities unite demanding justice for Khadija

News Desk | A few years ago Khadija Siddiqui's resilience to seek justice made rounds in television and social media.  Khadija had gone to pick her...

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy receives an honorary degree from Smith College

News Desk| Pakistani- Canadian activist and journalist Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy received an honorary degree from the USA's prestigious Smith College in recognition of her efforts...

War hero Cecil Chaudhry

News Desk: Cecil was born on August 27, 1941, in British India, he was a veteran fighter pilot, Pakistani academic and a human rights activist....

Crimes against Women plague India

The details of the ordeal of an eight-year-old girl held captive, starved, sedated and repeatedly raped inside a ‘devisthan’ in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua...

CJP always in action: Orders probe into Chichawatni girl’s rape

News Analysis| Chief Justice of Pakistan, Mian Saqib Nisar, took Suo Motu notice of the rape and the murder of an eight-year-old girl in Chichawatni...

Muniba Mazari offers an explanation for viral video praising ex-husband

News Desk | Muniba Mazari was recently criticized for twisting the facts of her marital split time and again in her earlier interviews after a...

Muniba Mazari receives award in Serbia for social work in Pakistan

News Desk | Karic Foundation in Serbia recently awarded Muniba Mazari, a UN Goodwill Ambassador to Pakistan, in recognition of her services to her people...

Amir Khan admits he embarrassed himself in public feud with wife

News Desk | Amir Khan's says his recent marriage fiasco with wife Faryal Makhdoom left him embarrassed. The boxer made a candid statement recently while...

Pakistan’s First Solar Night School

I believe the mind once enlightened cannot again become dark. Slum School by Rohayl Varind A free school for underprivileged children living in slums of Pakistan....

Saudi Helicopter Carrying 8 High-Ranking Officials Crashed Near Yemen Border | All Dead

A helicopter carrying several Saudi officials, including a high-ranking prince, has crashed in the kingdom's southwest near the border with Yemen.     Prince Mansour bin Muqrin Al...

Shehzad Roy becomes Goodwill Ambassador of UN

Shehzad Roy has been appointed as the new National Goodwill ambassador of United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. The singer cum social activist...

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