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World - Region
11/3/2022 5:29:51 PM
Britain on Thursday urged all politicians in Israel to respect minorities as Benjamin Netanyahu appeared set to return to power with the help of the far right.

World - International
9/8/2022 5:10:49 PM
United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has proposed a veteran Austrian diplomat to head the global body's human rights office at a time when it is facing harsh criticism from China for accusing Beijing of abuses against Muslim minorities.

Books - News
6/1/2022 4:28:49 PM
Slovene author Boris Pahor, who suffered the oppression of Fascist Italy and the horror of Nazi camps in a life dedicated to the defence of minorities, has died at the age of 108, local media reported Monday.

World - Region
2/12/2022 1:53:31 PM
The head of Myanmar's military government appealed Saturday for national unity among the country's restive ethnic minorities as he presided over a parade marking the 75th anniversary of a historic agreement that has failed to ensure harmony.

World - Region
1/18/2022 11:49:11 AM
As Iraq's Shia leaders jostle to secure a majority in the newly-elected parliament, Sunni and Kurdish minorities have been caught up in a spate of warning grenade attacks, analysts say.

World - International
11/18/2021 7:32:46 PM
They have terrorised religious minorities, incited riots against France, and mobilised thousands of fanatical supporters who have paralysed Pakistan with violent protests at a moment's notice.

World - International
9/21/2021 9:10:00 AM
The international community has warned that it will judge the Taliban by their actions, and that recognition of a Taliban-led government would be linked to the treatment of women and minorities

World - International
9/18/2021 7:09:57 PM
The Taliban last week announced an all-male interim government that includes no women or members of Afghanistan's minorities _ contrary to their earlier pledges on inclusivity

World - International
8/16/2021 11:27:12 AM
Many fear the Taliban will roll back two decades of gains by women and ethnic minorities while restricting the work of journalists and NGO workers

World - International
7/12/2021 5:27:53 PM
The text itself calls for a 'constructive and peaceful dialogue and reconciliation, in accordance with the will and interests of the people of Myanmar, including Rohingya Muslims and other ethnic minorities'

World - International
3/28/2021 5:20:00 PM
The United States on Saturday condemned China's sanctions against two US religious rights officials and a Canadian lawmaker in a dispute over Beijing's treatment of Uighur Muslims and other minorities

World - International
3/27/2021 10:30:40 PM
Beijing's sanctions followed those imposed by the US, EU, UK and Canada earlier this week for what they say are violations of the rights of Uighur Muslims and other Turkic minorities in Xinjiang

World - International
3/27/2021 4:22:16 PM
The BJP has for years been accused of stoking religious polarization and discriminating against minorities, and faces stiff challenges in both states with nearly 30% Muslim population

World - International
2/20/2021 12:07:40 PM
Opponents of Myanmar's coup took to the streets again on Saturday with members of ethnic minorities, poets and transport workers among those demanding an end to military rule

Life & Style - Health
1/11/2021 8:15:29 PM
The following is a roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and vaccines for COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus.

World - International
9/1/2020 10:47:18 AM
All ethnic minority schools in the remote region will now be required to teach core subjects in Mandarin rather than Mongolian

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
1/5/2020 11:58:27 AM
The world has seen waves of anti-Muslim attacks this year, with the Christchurch massacre in New Zealand coming at their peak, writes Gihan Shahine

World - International
12/31/2019 11:52:00 AM
India has been rocked by protests since the govt passed legislation easing the way for non-Muslim minorities from neighbouring Muslim-majority nations to gain Indian citizenship

Analysis -
12/26/2019 2:24:01 PM
While there is no threat to his big parliamentary majority, the 69-year-old Modi's reputation as a master strategist with his finger on the pulse of the people has taken a hit.

World - International
12/18/2019 9:09:00 AM
The new law applies to Hindus, Christians and other religious minorities who are in India illegally but can demonstrate religious persecution in Muslim-majority Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan. It does not apply to Muslims.

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