Posts by manaavk
- Democratic Party video touts Clinton role in Gaza truce July 27, 2016At party's convention, ex-secretary of state cites 2012 Israel-Hamas ceasefire as a major foreign-policy feat.
- Democrats nominate Hillary Clinton for US presidency July 27, 2016As Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton becomes the first woman to lead a major party towards the White House.
- Bonded Slaves July 27, 2016It is a form of slavery that is passed down from one generation to the next, enslaving millions.
- The affliction destroying Afghan women's lives July 27, 2016A female-run clinic in Afghanistan is providing free, life-changing surgery to women suffering from fistula.
- A diver's pain: Living with the ghost of Sewol tragedy July 27, 2016More than two years after Sewol ferry disaster in South Korea, rescue workers are still recovering from the trauma.
- Japan police search home of stabbing-spree suspect July 27, 2016Police collect evidence from property of Santoshi Uematsu, who outlined his plan in letter to parliament in February.
- Coups work only for autocracies, not democracies July 27, 2016The ongoing purge in Turkey needs to mobilise public opinion against the rogue army faction that attempted the coup.
- What draws foreign fighters to Iraq and Syria? July 27, 2016While some are motivated by a genuine desire to help, others have come seeking personal glory, fighters say.
- Brazil's Dilma Rousseff to skip Rio Olympics ceremony July 27, 2016Suspended president signals intent to stay away from event, after ruling out participation in a "secondary position".
- Australia: PM orders inquiry into juvenile prison abuse July 27, 2016Footage from youth detention centre shows Aboriginal teens tear-gassed, stripped naked and chained to chairs.