The current situation in Afghanistan is fraught with uncertainty. The risk of another civil war is looming large.
At The Prajnya Gender Talks, activist and filmmaker Poongkothai Chandrahasan detailed the lives of Eelam Tamil refugees in India
Assad's decision came a day after the Syrian state doubled the price of bread, the country's main staple, and increased by 180% the price of diesel fuel.
India has been supporting a national peace and reconciliation process which is Afghan-led, Afghan-owned and Afghan-controlled.
Taliban claims to control 85 per cent of Afghanistan; President admits to difficulties in handling situation
Taliban said fighters had seized the border town of Islam Qala -- completing an arc of territory from the Iranian border to the frontier with China.
This week more than 1,000 Afghan troops fled into Tajikistan after a blistering offensive by the insurgents in the north of Afghanistan.
Biden also dismissed reports that the Taliban would take over the country soon after the withdrawal of the American troops from Afghanistan.
The surge of fighting, and the sudden news of peace talks in Tehran, come at a critical time for the war-battered country.
The memorial captures the stirring call to arms answered by Black soldiers who served in the unit, which was popularized in the 1989 Oscar-winning movie “Glory.”
Sri Lanka places areas in Mullaithivu under COVID isolation ahead of 12th anniversary of civil war end
The decision came as the Tamil politicians claimed that police had taken action to ban the remembrance events organised by the Tamils to commemorate their dead.
When the savage war became a war against the Tamil civilians, and gross human rights violations took place, New Delhi, by its inaction, became an accomplice.
The kingdom has faced an increasing number of such assaults and the tempo hasn't slowed since it offered a cease-fire deal to the Houthis on Monday.
The resolution titled 'Promotion of Reconciliation Accountability and Human Rights in Sri Lanka' was adopted by the UNHRC after 22 members out of 47 voted in favour of it.
The hospital is located underground, a tactic used by the opposition to avoid targeting in the conflict-prone area.
During the UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva next week, Sri Lanka's record in human rights and related accountability will be probed.