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Section: Asia

    Politics of protest
    Mar04

    Politics of protest

    Useless It seems there is a global rise in street protests from causes ranging from fare increase for students to corruption by status quo politicians. No country is immune from these protests whether it is streets of Sao Palo, Istanbul, Hong Kong and Islamabad just to name few. The major reason for this growing reliance on street protest is the...

    U.S. urges Russia to pressure Ukraine rebels over attacks
    Mar04

    U.S. urges Russia to pressure Ukraine rebels over attacks

    PARIS (Reuters) – Russia needs to use its influence on separatists in eastern Ukraine to halt attacks by pro-Russian rebels, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken told Reuters on Friday. …read more Source: The...

    US urges Russia to pressure Ukraine rebels over attacks
    Mar04

    US urges Russia to pressure Ukraine rebels over attacks

    Russia needs to use its influence on separatists in eastern Ukraine to halt attacks by pro-Russian rebels, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken told Reuters on Friday. …read more Source: Channel...

    Pakistan, China set for near-record wheat harvest in 2016: UN
    Mar04

    Pakistan, China set for near-record wheat harvest in 2016: UN

    Pakistan and China are expected to have near-record wheat harvests in 2016, the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said in its first global forecast for the commodity in the current year on Friday. The FAO forecast for the world’s 2016 wheat harvest projected 723 million tonnes of total production, about 10 million tonnes below last...

    How China is transforming military in air, at sea
    Mar04

    How China is transforming military in air, at sea

    Chinese 155mm self-propelled howitzers take part in a parade commemorating the 70th anniversary of Japan’s surrender during World War II held in front of Tiananmen Gate in Beijing, September 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan) Even though China said its military is growing at a relatively modest pace of about 7 percent this year, it is clear...

    Ukrainian pilot to tell Russian court – Free me or watch me starve to death
    Mar04

    Ukrainian pilot to tell Russian court – Free me or watch me starve to death

    A Ukrainian woman pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists plans to tell a court to release her within 10 days of pronouncing its verdict or she will starve herself to death. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian pilot to tell Russian court – Free me or watch me starve to death
    Mar04

    Ukrainian pilot to tell Russian court – Free me or watch me starve to death

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Ukrainian woman pilot on trial in Russia over the killing of two Russian journalists plans to tell a court to release her within 10 days of pronouncing its verdict or she will starve herself to death. …read more Source: The...

    Talks in Paris fail to make progress on implementing a peace deal in eastern Ukraine
    Mar04

    Talks in Paris fail to make progress on implementing a peace deal in eastern Ukraine

    Talks in Paris aimed at getting the fragile Minsk peace agreement back on track in eastern Ukraine failed to make progress on Thursday ahead of a planned election in the rebel-held Donbass region, according to Euronews. Germany and France, the two main countries behind the accord, had hoped that after months …read more Source: Azerbaijan...

    US refuses to reveal details shared with Dutch investigators over MH-17
    Mar04

    US refuses to reveal details shared with Dutch investigators over MH-17

    WASHINGTON – The US State Department has declined to answer questions about what information Washington may have shared with the Dutch authorities in the MH-17 probe, the Russia Today channel reported on Friday. Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine on July 17, 2014, killing all 298 on board, most of them...

    MH 370: Families of 12 passengers on Flight 370 file lawsuits
    Mar04

    MH 370: Families of 12 passengers on Flight 370 file lawsuits

    In this Tuesday, April 8, 2014, photo, a relative of passengers onboard the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 that vanished exactly one month ago, waits for a briefing to start at a conference room of a hotel in Beijing. As the two-year anniversary of the disappearance of Flight 370 approaches, the situation would seem decidedly grim. The underwater...

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