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North Korea test fires more missiles

North Korea test-fired 2 projectiles, believed to be short-range trajectory missiles, into the ocean of Japan on Wednesday morning – its second missile check in butper week. The tests return at a time oncea fancyvaryof things – queries hanging over the longer term of nuclear negotiations, South Korea-US summer military drills in August and North Korea’s sanctions-struck economy facing apparently serious pressure – area unitlive on the Korean Peninsula. Seoul’s Joint Chiefs of {staff|Joint Chiefs|executive agency} of Staff samethe ….  Read More

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India’s anti-defection law fails to deter party turncoats

recent surge in defections of state legislators across India has raised queries on the effectiveness of the country’s anti-defection law. The law, meant to envision the ills of unethical defection that destabilizes electivegovernments, isn’trobust enough to prevent lawmakers from jumping ship for political gain, say consultants. For over a month the southern state of Mysore went through a highly-charged political drama with over a dozen members of the ruling coalition of ….  Read More

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IPCC report: The world gets hungrier, but the land is exhausted – from us and from climate change

The earth’s population is growing and, with it, consumption. This trend cansolely increase within theclose tofuture, however the planet’s resources area unitrestricted, associate degreed land is not an exception. The stark affiliation between however land is employed and its result on temperature changeis that the focus of thelatest report by the Intergovernmental Panel on temperature change (IPCC), printed on August eight. At the middle of the report is however, in an exceedinglyform of vicious circle, unhealthy soils and forests exacerbate temperature change, whereastemperature change, in turn, ….  Read More

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Welcome move to make Ladakh a UT: Congress’s Karan Singh

“Sobering” is probablythe foremost optimistic response to the message contained within the IPCC report on temperature change and Land, that sets out however the climate crisis is impacting the land upon thatwe have a tendency tobelieve for our continued existence. “Terrifying” is another word that springs to mind. The report, that was revealedthese days, makes no bones concerningthe actual fact that we have a tendency to— conjointly and singly — arthoseWorld Health Organization stand to suffer if we do not acknowledge and address ….  Read More

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Situationer: From Indian action to IMF’s caution, US reaction

Though UN agency maintains it’sANfreelance body resistant to political influence having an even stance on the FATF issue, some circles question the temporal arrangement of its latest statement coinciding with revocation of control Kashmir’s constitutional standing. Furthering the suspicion a fewpotentiallure set for West Pakistan, Indian media- ThePrint- claims that its External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar had briefed his yankee counterpart, U.S. Secretary of State microphonePompeo, concerning the Modi government’s intention to abolish Article 370 and Article 35A for Jammu ….  Read More

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India’s ‘witches’ victims of superstition and poverty

Earlier on, four seniorfolks, together with2ladies, were lynched by a mob within the village of Siskari within thejap Indian state of Jharkhand. The victims, all on top ofsixty years older, were dragged out of their homes and crushed to death by disguised men wielding sticks. Eight of the attackers were afterwardin remission by police, in keeping withnative media. Investigations by police discovered that the murders were pre-planned. chatting with the Pioneer, associateEnglish-language daily, a neighborhoodlaw officersame that members of the ….  Read More

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Opinion: Rodrigo Duterte, protector of women’s rights?

As if we would have likedadditional proof that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte doesn’tunderstand what he is doing, he is signed a law making “safe streets and public spaces” by penalizing acts of molestation on the streets, on-line work places and academicestablishments. beneath the law, molestation includes among alternative things: wolf-whistling, catcalling, and misogynistic, transphobic, discriminatory and sexist slurs. Duterte has attained himself a name as a sexual predator along with his admissions of getting sexually ill-treatedhis domestic employee as an adolescent or foreplay a feminine migrant employee in Asian country. He even createdU.S. President Donald Trump’s “grab ‘em by the ….  Read More

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