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    Myanmar NGO worker shot in restive Rakhine

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:45am on July 31, 2019

    A Plan International aid worker was shot by Myanmar security forces in Rakhine state, the army said Tuesday, the first time an NGO employee has...

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    Mexico asks UN for more support to tackle Central American migrants

    Agence-France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:15am on June 21, 2019

    Mexico on Wednesday called on the United Nations for more support for its plan to stem the stream of undocumented migrants who are fleeing poverty...

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    Britain’s ethnic minorities face more violence

    Patrick Cockburn | Updated at 12:05am on June 19, 2019

    PICTURES of Daniel Ezzedine show him to be a fresh-faced 17-year-old with a warm cheerful smile. His parents are Lebanese but he was brought up...

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    Head of ILO backs anti-harassment measures

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 01:26am on June 11, 2019

    The head of the International Labour Organisation on Monday urged the agency to approve new rules to stop violence and harassment in the workplace, despite...

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    Nigerian gangs kill 43 in several attacks

    Agence France-Presse . Kano, Nigeria | Updated at 12:10am on June 11, 2019

    Gunmen on motorbikes killed 43 people in waves of attacks in northern Nigeria, police said Monday, the latest violence by criminal gangs raiding villages and...

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    Jihadists back in dock over murder of two Scandinavian women

    Agence France-Presse . Morocco | Updated at 02:51pm on May 16, 2019

    A street vendor, a plumber and a carpenter are among two dozen jihadist suspects who return to a Moroccan court on Thursday, charged in connection...

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    Woman, child found dead in Natore

    United News of Bangladesh. Natore | Updated at 12:25pm on May 15, 2019

    A woman and her son were found dead at their house at Bashila Uttarpara of Naldanga upazila in Natore on Wednesday morning.The deceased were identified...

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    Country witnessing wholesale violence against women: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:37pm on May 11, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Saturday alleged that the country was witnessing wholesale violence against women and...

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    Breaking the cycle of violence

    Mousa Barhouma | Updated at 12:00am on March 28, 2019

    IT IS paramount that we counter the ideology that motivated the terror attack in New Zealand, thus hopefully nipping new religious conflicts in the bud....