Two years after the sarin gas attack, the people of Douma are still massacred
This is the first time that two arch rival political parties have shaken hands to form the government in the country that is still grappling with the problems and challenges
With political uncertainty set to continue till a re-election, Turkey’s citizens are on the loosing end of political parties’ unwillingness.
Notwithstanding the ‘sacrifices’, the lifting of the sanction against Iran has virtually opened a Pandora box of opportunities and lost-opportunities for India
The murder of blogger Niloy needs to garner attention in light of the the continuing cycle of violence in Bangladesh
Allies forced to re-think strategy after spotting changes in North Korean artillery bunkers
The conclusion of conflict between the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and the Philippine Government can be paralleled to our issue in terms of timing, makes it easier to draw comparisons
It is the first time in more than 70 years that the US-backed Western financial institutions face the prospect of being seriously challenged by a formidable business rival
The entry of India and Pakistan to the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation is viewed with the hope that it will boost bilateral relations.
While all of these inhumane implementations of torture and despotism proceed, it is not surprising that the West, which preaches about “universal values," supports the coup, let alone remaining silent.
It already had been more than a year since Crimea lived under the Russian occupation. Immediately, following the de-facto annexation the Russian regime set for itself two primary goals.
Sisi's coup was so bloody that even the sheep that was manipulated into gathering in Tahrir Square was shocked. But it was too late. Morsi being a democratic leader could not use repression and violence against the masses.
In fact, the China factor is very significant in Sri Lankan politics and it counts in favor of the former president. Undoubtedly, China has emerged as the strongest ally of Sri Lanka and made great inroad into its domestic affair.
Two Islamic leaders have already been executed via a questionable and biased judicial process. And the latest verdict is widely feared to be leading up to the next execution of another key opposition figure in Bangladesh.
Blair showed no scruples in his overseas affairs when he was in government and after leaving office his dealings became even more dubious
Even after two months of intense bombing, there are no clear winners in the war in which over 100 warplanes and more than 150,000 military personnel have participated.
Ali Ahsan Mujahid, Secretary General of the Jamaat--e-Islami in Bangladesh was found guilty of war crimes committed during the 1971 Liberation war. His appeal verdict will be decided tomorrow, June 16
The talks in Berlin, breaking ground in creating the first direct communication and negotiation between the two bodies since Libya broke out into civil war last August
Let's write down Obama's “U.S. couldn't ensure a complete strategy in the fight against ISIL” statement on the anniversary of Mosul's fall.
Though the peace talks are set to resume in Switzerland on Sunday, none of the parties seem, albeit at the moment, to be actively seeking the diplomatic solution called for by the UN.
In a sense, the mosque metaphor is the manifestation of anti-Islam habitus of the Turkish left that propounds continuity. Socialist leftists' and Kemalizm's genetic roots meet over this habitus.