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Malaysia's New Government Fraught with Thorny Divisions

Bangkok - Fundamental tensions over race and corruption inside Malaysia's disparate new government are likely to test its survival past ...

"No matter how many troops you send to J-K..." Mehbooba Mufti in a message to Centre

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], November 27 (ANI): People's Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday, lashed out at ...

Mangaluru: Doctor among 3 booked for forced religious conversion

Mangaluru (Karnataka) [India], November 27 (ANI): An FIR has been lodged against three people including a female doctor for allegedly ...

"There is nothing anti-Islamic in football," says Kerala Muslim cleric

New Delhi [India], November 27 (ANI): Days after a circular was issued by Samastha Kerala Jam-Iyyathul Ulama in Kerala, criticising ...

Gujarat: Bandhani-making business in Jamnagar provides employment to 50,000 people

Jamnagar (Gujarat) [India], November 27 (ANI): The Bandhani-making business in Gujarat's Jamnagar has been able to provide livelihood by generating ...

Iran Bank Manager Fired for Serving Unveiled Woman: Media

TEHRAN, IRAN - An Iranian bank manager who served an unveiled woman has been fired, local media reported on Sunday, ...

Anti-Pakistan protests from US to Japan to mark 26/11 anniversary

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): To mark the 14th anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks, demonstrations were held from the ...

China's zero-Covid policy: Fire in Urumqi set off anger

Beijing [China], November 26 (ANI): A fire in a residential high-rise in Urumqi, where many residents have been under lockdown, ...

Iran Releases Dissident, Soccer Star on Bail

Prominent Iranian dissident Hossein Ronaghi and former national soccer team player Voria Ghafouri have been released on bail, according to ...

Pakistan's Jammat-i-Islami chief demands eradication of interest-based economy

Lahore [Pakistan], November 27 (ANI): Chairman of Pakistan's Islamist political party, Jamaat-i-Islami (JI), Sirajul Haq demanded the government eradicate the ...

Iran's Khamenei Praises Basij Forces for Confronting 'Rioters'

dubai, united arab emirates - Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Saturday Iran's Basij militia forces have sacrificed their ...

Xinjiang Loosens Some Restrictions After Lockdown Protests

taipei, taiwan - Authorities in China's western Xinjiang region opened up some neighborhoods in the capital of Urumqi on Saturday ...

"Indo-Abrahamic Alliance" continues to gather pace: Report

Tel Aviv [Israel], November 26 (ANI): India, Israel's 'Indo-Abrahamic Alliance' continues to gather pace and the events at Mumbai in ...

"Sample" from Delhi is a terrorism supporter: Yogi attacks Kejriwal

Amreli (Gujarat) [India], November 26 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday took a swipe at the Aam ...

London Fire Brigade is racist and misogynist report

Bullying and abuse is rife within the ranks of the department, an ?Independent Culture Review? foundLondon Fire Brigade is "institutionally ...

Syrian Kurds Say They Have Stopped Operations Against IS

The commander of the main U.S.-backed Kurdish-led force in Syria said Saturday they have halted operations against the Islamic State ...

Will Türkiye launch new land offensive in N. Syria?

© Provided by Xinhua by Burak AkinciANKARA, Nov. 26 (Xinhua) -- Despite warnings from Russia and the United States, Türkiye ...

Protests held in Bangladesh against Pakistan to mark 14th anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai attacks

Dhaka [Bangladesh], November 26 (ANI): Observing the 14th anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attacks and paying tribute to those ...

Constitution Day: How Supreme Court championed the rights of marginalized

By Garima TyagiNew Delhi [India], November 26 (ANI): As the country celebrates the 73rd Constitution Day, the Supreme Court has ...

COVID Protests in China's Urumqi Region

Protesters, angry about long COVID-19 lockdowns, have taken to the streets in Urumqi, the capital of China's far western Xinjiang ...

Chinese trollers insult Islam, unleash blasphemy on Prophet: Report

Beijing [China], November 26 (ANI): China's genocidal policy against Uyghurs, an ethnic Turkish group that inhabits Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, ...

Iran's Soccer Team Halfheartedly Sings National Anthem at World Cup

The Iranian team at the World Cup halfheartedly sang its country's national anthem Friday, before beating the team from Wales ...

UN Experts: Taliban Curbs on Women Amount to Crime Against Humanity

islamabad - A group of independent experts at the United Nations has warned that Taliban restrictions on women's rights and ...

"You freed Bilkis' rapists..." Asaduddin Owaisi hits out Amit Shah for "rioters taught lesson in 2002" remark

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], November 26 (ANI): All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday lashed out at Union ...

US Official Urges 'De-escalation' as Turkey Strikes Syria

BEIRUT - A U.S. official in Syria on Friday called for an "immediate de-escalation" following days of deadly airstrikes and ...

UN Weekly Roundup: November 19-25, 2022

united nations - Editor's note: Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this ...

Civilians Flee as Jihadis Advance in Northeast Mali

Niamey, Niger - Jihadists aligned with the Islamic State group are advancing in northeastern Mali, prompting terrified citizens to flee ...

Taliban calls out UN Security council to permanently end all travel bans

Kabul [Afghanistan], November 26 (ANI): Claiming that an isolating approach of Taliban would do no good to Afghanistan and its ...

Iranian Fans Savor Victory but Wrangle Over Protests

Iran's national soccer team sang during the playing of their national anthem at their second World Cup match against Wales ...

Iran Bolsters Border Security to Prevent 'Infiltration'

Iran has sent additional units of special forces to fortify its northern border with Iraq and clamp down on what ...

UN Experts Denounce Taliban Treatment of Women as Crime

The Taliban treatment of women and girls in Afghanistan may amount to a crime against humanity and should be investigated ...

What is Khabib Nurmagomedov up to after retiring from UFC

It turns out, the former undisputed UFC lightweight champion has many other skills besides his smashing power. PromoterAfter retiring from ...

India abstains on UN resolution to probe Iran's 'human rights violations' against anti-hijab protesters

Geneva [Switzerland], November 25 (ANI): India on Thursday abstained from voting on a United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution ...

SC agrees to list in February plea against jury system for Parsi matrimonial disputes

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to list a plea challenging several provisions of ...

Rajasthan: Man shot dead in Bhilwara, 2 detained

Bhilwara (Rajasthan) [India], November 25 (ANI): A day after a man was shot dead by unidentified bike-borne assailants in the ...

Man shot dead in Rajasthan's Bhilwara, internet services suspended

Bhilwara (Rajasthan) [India], November 25 (ANI): A man was shot dead and another injured by unidentified bike-borne assailants in the ...

UN committee calls for probe into Xinjiang rights violations

Geneva [Switzerland], November 25 (ANI): A UN committee has called on China to immediately probe all allegations of human rights ...

Taliban becoming more defiant, embracing policies of the past: US special envoy

Kabul [Afghanistan], November 25 (ANI): Taliban are becoming more defiant in embracing the policies of the past, US special envoy ...

UN rights body launches Iran human rights probe

Geneva [Switzerland], November 25 (ANI): The Human Rights Council has created a fact-finding mission, related to the protests in Iran ...

"Is it because she was Walkar and he was Aftab": BJP questions Uddhav Thackeray's "silence" on Shraddha Murder case

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 25 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Mumbai chief Ashish Shelar on Thursday launched a series of ...

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After 73 years, Biden tells Palestinians to wait until conditions are right

NEW YORK CITY: Granting Palestine full state membership status at the UN would be a "practical" step that could preserve ...

Critics attacking Qatar missing the bigger picture

The concentrated attack on Qatar in the lead-up to and launch on Sunday of the 2022 FIFA World Cup has ...

Qatar security criticized for disrupting news report at World Cup

DOHA, Qatar: Qatar's Supreme Committee has apologized to a Danish film crew, who were threatened by security staff while broadcasting ...

UAE Press: Lois Mitchell shows how the UAE looks after its elderly

ABU DHABI, 23rd November, 2022 (WAM) -- Baniyas Cemetery in Abu Dhabi is no stranger to crowds. It is the ...

EU country refuses to shun Russian diamonds Guardian

Belgium has continued to import gems from Moscow in spite of sanctions pressureDespite eight rounds of sweeping EU sanctions against ...

Jerusalem bus stop bombings, at least 18 injured

Tel Aviv [Israel], November 23 (ANI): At least 18 people were injured in Jerusalem on Wednesday morning after twin explosions ...

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