Monday, 4 July , 2022

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Is the Whole World United in Isolating Russia?

by Ted Snider* Posted on March 11, 2022 The governments and media of the US, Canada and Europe have painted the map in one color...

Trial Of Henry Kissinger

by Christopher Hitchens Synopses & Reviews Publisher Comments "His own lonely impunity is rank; it smells to heaven. If it is allowed to persist then we shall...

Bangladesh factory owner among those arrested after over 50 workers die...

Jul 10, 2021 New details of breaches of safety regulations and the suspected use of child labor have emerged as Bangladesh deals with the aftermath...

Canada is a warning: more and more of the world will...

Without an immediate global effort to combat the climate emergency, the Earth’s uninhabitable areas will keep growing Jun 30, 2021 Photograph: Kathryn The climate crisis means that...

Amid pressures from Quad, China discusses military ties with Sri Lanka

By Lasanda Kurukulasuriya With the Indian Ocean increasingly becoming a locus of big power contestation, the recent two-day visit to Sri Lanka by Chinese Defence...

6,500 migrant workers have died in Qatar since World Cup awarded

Guardian analysis indicates shocking figure over the past decade likely to be an underestimate 23 Feb 2021 More than 6,500 migrant workers from India, Pakistan, Nepal,...

Old hatreds fuel online misinformation about COVID-19 in South Asia

By Kamya Yadav, Isra Thange, Julia Ilhardt, Samikshya Siwakoti, Jacob N. Shapiro November 25, 2020 photo: Credit: ChocolateLr18. CC BY-SA 4.0. Since COVID-19 spread to South Asia,...

World Food Programme warns: COVID-19 pandemic will cause “famines of biblical...

By Jean Shaoul 23 April 2020 The United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP) warned Tuesday that without urgent action and funding, hundreds of millions of...

Biosphere Collapse?

by Robert Hunziker December 19, 2019 Five years ago: Nations of the world met in Paris to draft a climate agreement that was subsequently accepted by...

Youth in revolt: Les Misérables—and other films: Made in Bangladesh, Mariam,...

Toronto International Film Festival 2019: Part 6 By David Walsh 2 October 2019 This is the sixth and final part in a series of articles devoted...