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Flights of Falsity: Ahead of crucial UN meet on human rights, Pakistan takes global body for a ride

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Geneva: Pakistan’s lies and false claims have been exposed before the United Nations ahead of the global body’s mandatory review of the country’s human rights record on January 30, Monday.
A report by a human rights group has exposed at least 10 false …

Kavita Krishnan: The Left must change course it is speaking the same language that tyrants do

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Multipolarity is the compass orienting the Left’s understanding of international relations. All streams of the Left in India and globally have for long advocated for a multipolar world as opposed to a unipolar one dominated by the imperialist United St…

Sisi’s visit as Republic Day chief guest: India’s Egypt opportunity

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on Wednesday agreed to elevate the India-Egypt bilateral relationship to a “strategic partnership”.
The strategic partnership will have broadly four elements: political, defence, and secur…

Bankrupt Pakistan going the Sri Lanka way as mass starvation looms

By MediaIntel.Asia

Islamabad: With a mere $4.5 billion in its kitty – $3 billion of which belongs to Saudi Arabia – Pakistan is struggling to keep its economy going.
The spiraling economic crisis and shortage of foreign currency reserves had led to an acute shortage of …

COVID-19 drove sharp rise in child labour worldwide, as ‘risky’ goods bought by Canadians increase, report says

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A Kashmiri boy plucks flowers during saffron harvest in a field in Pampore on the outskirts of Srinagar on Nov. 5, 2022.TAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP/Getty Images
Canadians might be unwittingly contributing to a pandemic-related rise in child labour worldwide by…

To get on right side of Taliban, China offers sophisticated weapons in lieu of stopping attacks on its citizens

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New Delhi: In a quid pro quo of sorts, China is trying to persuade the Afghan Taliban to provide greater security to Chinese nationals in Afghanistan by providing modern weaponry to the hardline Islamist regime in Kabul.
The move threatens to undermin…

Pakistan: Attacks, protests raise security concerns over China’s investments in Balochistan

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Quetta (Pakistan): Even as China tries to exploit Balochistan’s natural resources through the CPEC, Baloch freedom fighters have carried out major attacks on Chinese officials in Pakistan’s most impoverished province.
Baloch civil rights groups have al…

Pakistan helps China steal Balochistan’s resources as locals remain impoverished

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Quetta (Balochistan): Since it was annexed by the Pakistan Army in 1948, Balochistan has existed as a colony of Pakistan.
Over the last seven decades, Pakistan, especially the military and bureaucratic elite from Pakistan’s Punjab province.…
This…

Erasing Berkeley’s name from Trinity would do nothing to combat racial prejudice in Ireland

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Ireland’s famous 18th century philosopher, George Berkeley, was guilty of racial prejudice and slave – owning. He once described the Irish poor as “a lazy destitute race” and he bought a slave plantation on Rhode Island.…
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Life of proud dad who ‘always stood up for people’ celebrated

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The life of a proud dad who was dedicated to his community and “always stood up for people” has been celebrated by family and friends.
Toni Constantine Morgan, 68, better known as “Ras T”, “T” or “Toni” was remembered with fitting tributes, song, drum…