Religion / Belief

China draws three-stage path for Myanmar, Bangladesh to resolve Rohingya crisis

China draws three-stage path for Myanmar, Bangladesh to resolve Rohingya crisis

Published 20/11/2017

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi attends the 13th Asia Europe Foreign Ministers Meeting (ASEM) in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, November 20, 2017. REUTERS/StringerNAYPYITAW (Reuters) - [more…]

Merkel fourth term in doubt as German coalition talks fail

Merkel fourth term in doubt as German coalition talks fail

Published 20/11/2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) during the exploratory talks about forming a new coalition government in Berlin, Germany, November 19, [more…]

Memories in milk bottles: Polish exhibition ‘shouts out’ annihilation story of Warsaw Ghetto

Memories in milk bottles: Polish exhibition ‘shouts out’ annihilation story of Warsaw Ghetto

Published 15/11/2017

A milk bottle is displayed as a part of the Ringelblum archives exhibited on The "What We Could Not Shout Out To The World" exhibition [more…]

Myanmar army`s self-exoneration draws Amnesty`s scorn

Myanmar army`s self-exoneration draws Amnesty`s scorn

Published 14/11/2017

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Canada`s Trudeau raises rights issues as Asia summit winds down

Canada`s Trudeau raises rights issues as Asia summit winds down

Published 14/11/2017

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau raised the plight of Rohingya refugees and extra-judicial killings in the Philippines at a summit of Asian and Western leaders on Tuesday, sensitive human rights issues skirted by almost all the others. [more…]

EU says Hariri must return to Lebanon, warns against Saudi interference

EU says Hariri must return to Lebanon, warns against Saudi interference

Published 14/11/2017

The European Union on Monday urged Saad al-Hariri to return to Lebanon, calling on all political forces inside the country to focus on the domestic agenda and warning Saudi Arabia against meddling. [more…]

U.S. top court to hear fight over California pregnancy center law

U.S. top court to hear fight over California pregnancy center law

Published 13/11/2017

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide whether a California law requiring private facilities that counsel pregnant women against abortion to post signs telling clients how to get state-funded abortions and contraceptives violates free speech rights. [more…]

Bob Geldof calls Aung San Suu Kyi `handmaiden to genocide`

Bob Geldof calls Aung San Suu Kyi `handmaiden to genocide`

Published 13/11/2017

Irish musician and activist Bob Geldof called Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi "a hand maiden to genocide" on Monday as he returned his Freedom of the City of Dublin award in protest over his fellow recipient's response to the repression of Rohingya Muslims. [more…]

Kosovo says `false` arrest warrant for PM undermines dialogue with Serbia

Kosovo says `false` arrest warrant for PM undermines dialogue with Serbia

Published 10/11/2017

Kosovo accused Serbia of undermining a European Union-sponsored dialogue between the two countries by refusing to withdraw an international arrest warrant for Kosovo's prime minister. [more…]

Catalan parliament speaker gets bail but gagged for election campaign

Catalan parliament speaker gets bail but gagged for election campaign

Published 10/11/2017

The Catalan parliament's speaker was to be released from prison on Friday, but the terms she agreed to in exchange for being granted bail seem likely to prevent her from campaigning on a pro-independence ticket for regional elections next month. [more…]