Covering the eternal conflict: Fox News’ Jennifer Griffin on the frontline

When most of the denizens of U.S. newsrooms all but ignored the drug war that exploded on both sides of the U.S.-Mexican border, I watched Fox News Channel’s national security correspondent Jennifer Griffin on the Mexican side of the border describing the latest confrontation between government troops and the vicious, deadly drug cartels. I turned [...]

Bangladesh urge bipartisan initiative to end military coup d’états

Bangladesh has a history of military takeovers and authoritarian rules, aspires to seal unconstitutional grab of power in future by ambitious military officers. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook Tip on Hyves Share on Linkedin Share on technorati Tweet about it Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

Yemeni president Saleh will offer ‘no more concessions’ and decides to stay till 2013 after all

President Ali Abdallah Saleh of Yemen has made several promises over the past weeks. First he said he would step down at the end of 2013, then it was 2012, after that 2011, and the past days the news was that he was even discussing to hand over power immediately, as soon as he knew [...]

Earth Hour for business

Earth Hour has called on businesses and organizations to show leadership by committing to lasting action for the planet when the lights come back on. “We are calling on businesses and organisations to use the annual lights-out event as a time to make a commitment to lasting action for the planet, beyond the hour,” said Andy [...]

Importance of Madarsas in the education of Muslim children: difficulties and solutions in context of 9-11

Setting out the programme of the meeting on the importance of Madarsas in the education of Muslim children: difficulties and solutions in context of 9-11, held at Paradkar Bhavan, Varanasi, Mr. Asif Javed Khan, district coordinator- EU-PVCHR project of “Reducing Police Torture against Muslims at the Gross-root level by Engaging and Strengthening Human Rights Institutions” [...]

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