Religion / Belief

Thailand decorates Myanmar’s army chief amid Rohingya crisis

Thailand decorates Myanmar’s army chief amid Rohingya crisis

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - Myanmar military commander-in-chief, Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, attends a military exercise at Ayeyarwaddy delta region in Myanmar, February 3, 2018. REUTERS/Lynn [more…]

U.N. urges Iran to stop executions of juveniles on death row

U.N. urges Iran to stop executions of juveniles on death row

Published 16/02/2018

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein talks to reporters in Jakarta, Indonesia February 7, 2018. REUTERS/BeawihartaGENEVA (Reuters) - The top United Nations [more…]

Turkish court sentences six journalists to life, including Altan…

Turkish court sentences six journalists to life, including Altan…

Published 16/02/2018

ANKARA (Reuters) - A Turkish court on Friday sentenced three prominent journalists to life in jail on charges of aiding the network blamed for a [more…]

U.S. court says Trump travel ban unlawfully discriminates against…

U.S. court says Trump travel ban unlawfully discriminates against…

Published 15/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Protesters gather outside the Trump Building at 40 Wall St. to take action against America’s refugee ban in New York City, U.S., March [more…]

China’s terracotta warriors march to Liverpool museum

China’s terracotta warriors march to Liverpool museum

Published 06/02/2018

A Terracotta Warrior which guarded the tomb of China’s First Emperor, Qin Shi Huang, on loan from China is displayed in The World Museum, Liverpool, [more…]

Indonesian police investigate detention of transgender women in Aceh

Indonesian police investigate detention of transgender women in Aceh

Published 02/02/2018

BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (Reuters) - Indonesia’s national police chief has ordered an investigation into the detention of 12 transgender women in the province of Aceh, [more…]

Angelina Jolie urges NATO to tackle sexual violence in war

Angelina Jolie urges NATO to tackle sexual violence in war

Published 01/02/2018

UNHCR Special Envoy actor Angelina Jolie takes part in a news conference at the NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, January 31, 2018. REUTERS/Yves HermanBRUSSELS (Reuters) [more…]

Kosovo farmer names one of his wolves Trump

Kosovo farmer names one of his wolves Trump

Published 29/01/2018

Hysni Rexha plays with his wolf 'Trump' in Gjakova, Kosovo January 25, 2018. Picture taken January 25, 2018. REUTERS/Hazir RekaGJAKOVA, Kosovo (Reuters) - When Hysni [more…]

Russia’s Navalny detained as protesters point to poll fraud threat

Russia’s Navalny detained as protesters point to poll fraud threat

Published 29/01/2018

A still image taken from a video footage shows Russian Interior Ministry members detaining opposition leader Alexei Navalny during a rally for a boycott of [more…]

Covered on the catwalk: modest fashion struts its stuff in Paris

Covered on the catwalk: modest fashion struts its stuff in Paris

Published 26/01/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Models in brightly colored pant suits and ankle-length dresses graced a Paris catwalk this week in what organizers said was the city’s [more…]