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India election 2019: The killer air no one's talking about

India election 2019: The killer air no one's talking about

BBC - 2019-05-03 03:39
Pollution killed 1.2 million Indians in 2017, but is fixing the bad air any party or politician's priority? ...
India election 2019: The killer air no one\'s talking about - BBC

India election 2019: The looming water crisis politicians ignore

BBC - 2019-05-21 01:46
Political parties in India promise water for everyone - but that could be a tough challenge ...

Completion of the 3rd Class at Ministry of Peshmerga’s Qalachwalan Military College

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-05-05 19:07
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On May 2, 2019, the graduation ceremony for the 3rd class at Qalachawalan Military College was held. The ceremony was attended by Sheikh Jaafar Mustafa (Commander of the 70th unit), Lieutenant General Jabbar Yawar (Pes ...

Something remarkable happened in Welsh politics last week, but no-one is talking about it

Newstatesman - 2019-05-04 12:49

A Prisoner Hanged in Tabriz Prison on the Charge of Rape

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-04 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): A prisoner charged with “rape” was executed at Tabriz Central Prison on Apr 30, 2019. “The 32-year-old man from Maragheh, who charged with “rape” and sentenced to execution two years ago, was held at Tabriz Prison,” ...

Graduates from Baghdad Defense Institute visit Zakho Military Academy during a research project

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-30 18:33
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 27, 2019, the recent class from Baghdad Defense Institute visited Zakho Military Academy during a research project. The visit was supervised by a delegation from Iraqi Defense Ministry consisting of Lieutenant ...

AUK announces the completion of its first all-women Residence Hall

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-30 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 29th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan will open its new residence hall this fall providing on-campus housing for 215 women students. “We are excited to offer the young women of Kurdistan, Iraq, and the l ...

Our forces arrested a terrorist cell

SDF Press - 2019-04-29 23:25
After doing the necessary investigation by our special anti-terrorist units, our units managed to arrest a terrorist cell in a special operation in Al-Jadidat village, east of Raqqa city, on Sunday (April 28, 2019). The cell consisted of two persons, The ...

Ministry of Peshmerga’s High Commission meets with Directorate of Reform and Coalition partners

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-04-29 11:21
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On April 28, 2019, the Ministry of Peshmerga’s High Commission, consisting of Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga), Jabbar Yawar (Peshmerga Sec-General), Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief-of-S ...

IRGC Military Manoeuvres in Shahu Mountains and Clashes with a Kurdish Armed Party

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-29 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): On Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019, the forces of Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) of Kamyaran and the Gashki Operational Axis distributed flyers in mosques in villages around Shaho mountains to anounce the beginning of ...

bne IntelliNews - LONG READ: Erdogan loses an election and a new cycle of controlled chaos breaks out. No-one should be surprised

Intellinews - 2019-04-27 02:34

'No One is Safe' in Kanarya, A Neighborhood of Kurds, Turks and Syrian Refugees - Evrim Kepenek - english

Bianet - 2019-04-26 16:41

Egypt referendum: No one believes this vote will be fair but we won't be silenced | Global development | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-04-16 13:01

The American University of Kurdistan Launches Microsoft Imagine Academy to Help Equip Students with 21st Century Skills for Success

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-04-16 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – April 15th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan announces the launch of the Microsoft Imagine Academy program in its newly established Professional Learning Center to provide students with real-world technology sk ...

Georgia’s Latest Banking Scandal Tests the Limits of its Democratic Institutions

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-12 06:19
In February 2019, the Government of Georgia hit a new low when news of its “attack” on TBC Bank, one of the biggest banks in the country, became public. The National Bank of Georgia and the Prosecutor’s Office confronted TBC Bank, a member of FTSE 250 and ...

Islamic State: The women and children no-one wants - BBC News

BBC - 2019-04-12 01:33

The “Blue Chip” and the Little Blue Bird: Change and Continuity in NATO Policy from Nixon to Trump

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-04 19:22
The 25th anniversary of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization was not a cheery one. It was held in Brussels, but also occurred under the shadow of Watergate. The Alliance had just been through 1973’s agonizing “Year of Europe,” during which President Ric ...

The Most Expensive Movies Ever Made

Waar Media - 2019-04-04 11:22
WAAR_DUHOK John Carter (2012) Budget: $264 million Current: $288 million While sci-fi films are usually well-received, John Carter wasn’t one of them. Disney invested a lot of money in an interesting story while the film adaptation didn’t receive worldwi ...

Deadly Dust: US Spreading Radiation and No One Wants to Raise the Issue- Author - Global Times

Globaltimes - 2019-04-04 03:04

Diyala: One Policeman Killed, Three Injured in Armed Attack

BAS News - 2019-04-03 22:54
ERBIL - At least one Iraqi policeman was killed while three others were wounded in an attack conducted by unidentified armed men in Diyala province on Wednesday. Mawazin News quoted a security source as explaining that the incident took place in the dist ...

Deadly Dust: US Spreading Radiation and No One Wants to Raise the Issue - Author - Sputnik International

Sputnik - 2019-04-03 13:30