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‘Misused, abused’: India’s harsh terror law under rare scrutiny | Human Rights News

Mohammed Irfan was 24 and newly married. Business was brisk at his modest battery shop. And within two months, he was expecting the...

As the Taliban seized cities, they sent women home | Business and Economy News

In early July, as Taliban fighters were seizing territory from government forces across Afghanistan, some of them walked into the offices of Azizi...

Malaysia’s Muhyiddin resigns after troubled 17 months in power | Coronavirus pandemic News

Muhyiddin becomes Malaysia’s shortest-serving prime minister amid persistent squabbling within his coalition.Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin and his cabinet have resigned after just...

Last surviving Khmer Rouge leader appeals genocide conviction | Crimes Against Humanity News

Khieu Samphan is one of only three people convicted over the group’s brutal rule during which some two million people died.Khieu Samphan, Cambodia’s...

HRW calls for UN probe into Bangladesh ‘enforced disappearances’ | Human Rights News

Human Rights Watch report identifies 86 activists, businessmen and opposition politicians who went missing in the past decade.The Human Rights Watch is calling...

Major airlines reroute flights to avoid Afghan airpsace | Aviation News

Airlines have worried more about the risks of flying over conflict zones after two deadly incidents in recent years.Major airlines are rerouting flights...

Zambia’s opposition leader Hichilema wins presidential vote | Elections News

Scale of victory sparks celebrations and means there will be no second-round runoff.Business tycoon and opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema was declared winner of...

Malaysia’s political turmoil: Five things to know | Coronavirus pandemic News

Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin is expected to resign on Monday after a tumultuous 17 months in power marked by his government’s...

Taliban says Afghanistan war over as president, diplomats flee | Taliban News

The Taliban have declared the war in Afghanistan over after its fighters swept into the capital, Kabul, and President Ashraf Ghani fled the...

Devastated Indonesian parents mourn children lost to COVID-19 | Coronavirus pandemic News

Paga / Jakarta, Indonesia – At a hospital in Indonesia’s Sikka regency, funeral workers have come to collect a small coffin left outside...

Turkey evacuates flood victims as death toll hits 62 | Climate Change News

The Turkish disaster control agency says 52 people were killed in the province of Kastamonu, nine in Sinop and one in Bartin.Turkey has...

Hezbollah and Israel maintain tense peace 15 years after war | Hezbollah News

Beirut, Lebanon – Fifteen years after a devastating monthlong war between Hezbollah and Israel ended, analysts expect both sides to continue pursuing a policy...
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Deaths, gunshots reported at Kabul airport as chaos continues | Asia News

All commercial flights cancelled as five people were reportedly killed at the airport as people scramble to leave Afghanistan.At least five people have...

Taliban takes over Kabul, investors worry about the neighbourhood | Business and Economy News

The Taliban’s rapid advance towards Kabul is causing concern not only about Afghanistan’s future but also about the impact on other countries in...

Four Palestinians shot and killed in Israeli army raid in Jenin | Israel-Palestine conflict News

At least four Palestinian men have been shot dead during confrontations with the Israeli army in the Jenin refugee camp in the north...

‘Bring then to safety’: Desperate pleas from Afghan Australians | Human Rights News

Thousands of Afghan Australians are desperately pleading with the Australian government to rescue their wives and children from Kabul as the Taliban takes...