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Is Freedom of Expression Under Threat in India?

India's press freedom ranking has fallen, according to Reporters Without Borders. The arrest of a journalist over an old Twitter post may explain why.

5 Jul 2022 8:15 am
Video Shows Ohio Police Killing Unarmed Black Man, Protests Ensue

Authorities said the officers believed the man had shot them earlier from a vehicle and feared he was preparing to fire again.

4 Jul 2022 11:56 am
Turkey, NATO Joined at Hips But Think Differently

A historical perspective is needed to understand the US manipulation of Turkey.

4 Jul 2022 11:38 am
FIH Womens Hockey World Cup: Indian Begin With Payback in Mind

The Indian womens hockey team will begin their campaign at the FIH Womens Hockey World Cup against England on July 3, followed by China on June 5 and their last pool match against New Zealand on July 7.

3 Jul 2022 1:16 pm
Femicides in Egypt, Jordan Spark Anger, Calls For Change

Recent high-profile cases of women being killed in Jordan and Egypt for rejecting marriage proposals have sparked widespread anger about femicides and fueled a growing debate about women's rights and safety.

2 Jul 2022 2:07 pm
Uddhav Thackeray Sacks Eknath Shinde as `Shiv Sena Leader'

In a letter to Shinde, who was sworn in as Maharashtra CM a day earlier, Thackeray accused him of indulging in anti-party activities.

2 Jul 2022 12:54 pm
US Contests Chinese Belt and Road Initiative with Private Corporation

There is no doubt that the new endeavour, like MCC, is part of the broad Indo-Pacific strategy of the US to undermine Chinese influence in Asia.

2 Jul 2022 12:09 pm
How American Legislative Exchange Council Turns Disinformation Into Law

State lawmakers introduced nearly 2,900 Bills based on ALEC, a Right-wing and corporate lobby, templates from 2010 through 2018. More than 600 of them became law.

2 Jul 2022 8:15 am
Will Monkeypox Outbreak Replay AIDS and Covid-19 Script?

The West cannot keep infectious diseases out any more than claim victory over them. Microbes evolve and strike back unless sporadic outbreaks are tackled wherever they occur.

1 Jul 2022 6:15 pm
Media Censorship: Turkey Blocks Access to Deutsche Welle, Voice of America

The Journalists Union of Turkey called the decision censorship. Give up on trying to ban everything you don't like, this society wants freedom, it tweeted.

1 Jul 2022 4:07 pm