Citing “frustration” with the probe as her reason, Carla del Ponte said the Security Council could not pass a resolution to set up a tribunal to prosecute war crimes in seven years.
On Monday, five US and British government sources said it was possible that the attack was “inspired” by ISIS via its extensive array of internet-based propaganda.
The election commission’s preliminary results released on Monday showed that the candidate of Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party took 37.6% of the vote, up from 35% in the last poll.
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State governments are building land banks, using both private and common lands, to attract investment in manufacturing and infrastructure, but at the cost of people’s rights.
The principal and staff editor wanted words including ‘Dalit’, ‘beef’ and ‘fascism’ removed from the annual student magazine of the Government Arts and Science College, Nadapuram.
Stressing on dialogue to end the “fire of war” , China supported Myanmar’s actions as in the interest of national security while promising humanitarian aid to Bangladesh.
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said she spoke to US President Donald Trump on Monday about Rohingya Muslims flooding into her country from Myanmar.
New Delhi has to find ways to pressure the Myanmar authorities to create a safe atmosphere for the Rohingya.
US President Donald Trump used his maiden speech to the world body to address what he considers the top global challenge.
Critics have said that cash transfers will not be able to ensure that people have access to the nutrition needed.
Ahead of his maiden speech to the annual UN General Assembly on Tuesday, Trump hosted a short event to boost support for changes to the United Nations.
On the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, the three top diplomats of India, US and Japan also exchanged views on maritime security, connectivity and proliferation issues.
Although she said she felt deeply for the suffering of those caught in the ongoing conflict, Suu Kyi did not use the term “Rohingya” to refer to the Muslim minority in Rakhine State.
Daylighting this declining trend in readability should remind scientists that their choice of words is just as important as their decisions about data collection and statistics.
The sad truth is it’s almost impossible to convert plantations to montane grasslands unless the successive waves of invasive weeds and saplings are held back.
Y.C. Modi’s probe into the murder of a BJP leader was slammed by the Gujarat high court for “ineptitude resulting into injustice”. He will be next director of the National Investigation Agency.
You are the mask you wear. Your fake profile is your real profile.
Nearly one month into the humanitarian catastrophe and emerging regional security crisis, the world is still waiting for a meaningful reaction.
Tension has been simmering for years along the longest border in Ethiopia which often led to intermittent clashes involving mostly the Oromos and Somalis.
With the future of artisans uncertain, this year’s Nine.Squares – Jaipur Design show is aimed at reflecting on how artisans can be integrated with the design community.
In All the worlds between, an enaction of a collaboration between sets of Indian and Irish poets results in an interplay of themes that we may have never considered we shared.
The Supreme Court had earlier directed medical bodies to refrain from such action and formed a panel to see which streams could accommodate those with colour blindness.
Urmilesh discusses how the media covered the bullet train project and the Pehlu Khan lynching case. Joining him in this discussion are senior journalists N.R. Mohanty and Saba Naqvi.
The big worry is that economic growth, which slipped to a three-year low in the last quarter, could take a further hit if public spending is slashed.
If India fails to stand with the Rohingya today, will it be able to claim tomorrow that it is rightfully with the people of Baluchistan or Tibet?
In the new Internal Complaints Committee, five of the eight members will be nominated by the administration rather than elected.
“They are so desperate that they are risking their lives to escape Myanmar. The pictures show what is going on here.”
Given the high cost, environmental degradation and attack on civil liberties it entails, hosting the Olympic Games is no longer the privilege it once was.
India’s crowded digital payments market is expected to grow ten-fold to $500 billion by 2020.
Laws banning cattle slaughter in various states allow ordinary people to take the law into their own hand with impunity – as long as they are working in an undefined ‘good faith’.
Over the last five years, wilful defaults have risen by over Rs 84,000 crore, according to data put out by credit rating agencies.
The Centre’s affidavit also says that the matter of deportation is best left to the central government’s discretion.
The list based on video evidence provided by the general public, comes after the Haryana police sent a search party to the Nepal border to nab the elusive Honeypreet.
This week: What psychological studies and micro-dosing on LSD tell us about productivity, creativity and work culture.
From ruling out competitive bidding to fighting against low-cost airlines, there are many economic factors that will determine the success of the project.
The day-long ‘Liberty Festival’ was to be held at the university to discuss theatre, poetry and songs celebrating the idea of the constitution.
While a few have burned out, the top franchises have not yet been able to knock off their accumulated debt.
The MLAs were disqualified under schedule 10 of the constitution which speaks about the anti-defection law.
When leopard geckos walk on the desert sands of Gujarat and Rajasthan, their fat tails swing from side to side without touching the ground. If they lose their tails, do they change the way they walk?