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An activist of Hefajat-e-Islam shouts slogans during a rally in Dhaka April 4, 2013. Hefajat-e-Islam, a radical Islamist party, are planning a march on April 6 to demand capital punishment for a group of bloggers, who organised the Shahbagh demonstration, and for the introduction of blasphemy laws, reported local media. The Shahbagh demonstration demanded capital punishment for Jamaat-e-Islami leaders for war crimes committed during the 1971 Independence War. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj (BANGLADESH - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST) - RTXY8F5

Many of the war criminals that have been accused and executed are members of either the Bangladesh Nationalist Party or the Jamaat-e-Islami.
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We're writing to you from a rather desperate place in the hope that you will heed our plea.
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The same technology that has been used for slut shaming is now being used to combat violence and restore women's confidence.
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Some of these villas were abandoned by families right after World War II and don't have electricity or water connections.
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The real issue at hand here isn't the Kohinoor itself, but our own inconsistent histories.
Tribal women with their children wait outside a market in Rangamati, in the Chittagong Hill Tracts where a 23-year separatist tribal insurgency has killed over 8,000 people. The Hill Tracts, bordering India and Burma, is home to 13 tribes. - RTXGFW2

The Chittagong Hill Tracts lie at the border of southeastern Bangladesh. The region borders India to the north and north-east and Myanmar to the south.
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Leaving the EU would mean the British economy would lose 2.2% of its GDP by 2030.
Actors George Clooney and Meryl Streep sing together off stage during a performance at "An Evening of SeriousFun Celebrating the Legacy of Paul Newman" event in New York March 2, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) - RTR4RU64

Clooney knows it's wrong. He acknowledged in an interview that it was wrong. But he did it anyway.
Syrian refugee children play as they wait with their families to register their information at the U.S. processing centre for Syrian refugees, during a media tour held by the U.S. Embassy in Jordan, in Amman, Jordan, April 6, 2016. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed - RTSDU4R

There have been multiple reports of scuffles breaking out between Syrians and non-Syrians.
Israeli border police guards secure the scene of a shooting incident in Tel Aviv, Israel January 1, 2016. One person was killed and several were wounded in the shooting incident in central Tel Aviv on Friday, Israeli media said. A police spokesman confirmed there had been several casualties but would not say if anyone was killed in the incident on Dizengoff Street. REUTERS/Nir Elias  - RTX20PTZ

I was astounded to see how the bustling city of Tel Aviv has been turned into a landscape of bunkers without disturbing its beauty and ethos.
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The future might seem like a distant dream for the citizens of Nepal struggling to keep their lungs safe from all the muck.
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Most of his family and his parents are back in Syria. He doesn't like to talk about the grim situation back there.
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The idea behind this rap video came from the uncanny resemblance between the plot of 'Game Of Thrones' and the real world's socio-political situation.
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I got in touch with a few 'American Desis' to learn about how they connect with India and their Indian-American identity.
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We stand in solidarity with our student and faculty friends who challenge casteism, discrimination, and the silencing of dissent. 
A woman reacts as she stands in front of her house, which was damaged during the security operations and clashes between Turkish security forces and Kurdish militants, in the southeastern town of Idil, Turkey, March 31, 2016. REUTERS/Sertac Kayar  - RTSCZOS

For the layman, the situation in Turkey might seem to be a political disarray, but it is somewhat more complicated than that.
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Is there a link between within-family radicalisation and acts of terrorism? And is terrorism different from any other crime in this respect?
Bhutan's Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay (L), India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi (C), Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (C, standing) and Nepal's Prime Minister Sushil Koirala attend the opening session of 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit in Kathmandu November 26, 2014. South Asian leaders from Afghanistan to the Maldives met in Kathmandu on Wednesday for a summit that was undermined by traditional bickering between rivals Pakistan and India. REUTERS/Narendra Shrestha/Pool (NEPAL - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR4FO2S

SAARC was established for finding solutions to their common problems in the spirit of friendship and to promote active collaboration and mutual assistance.
An Indian border security soldier (R) and Pakistani rangers (L) perform during a parade during a retreat ceremony at the Indo-Pak Joint check post in Wagha, December 30, 2004. Sector commanders of the Border Security Force (BSF) and Pakistani rangers met in the Wagha border town to share intelligence and exchange legal help against drug trafficking. REUTERS/Munish Sharma  SD/CN - RTRJ8ZB

How would India and Pakistan bind after the bloody history they have shared since the horrific Partition left the land that they occupy in tatters?
Nepalese students holding placards take part in a protest to show solidarity against the border blockade in Kathmandu, Nepal November 27, 2015. The middle hills and the capital Kathmandu have suffered fuel and cooking gas shortages after protesters in the south switched to blocking supplies from India, Nepal's largest trading partner, almost two months ago. Many in Nepal accuse India of supporting the protesters - a charge New Delhi denies. India has expressed its dissatisfaction with parts of the constitution, although it also says it cannot allow trucks to enter Nepal while conditions are unsafe. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar - RTX1W3C4

The aspirations of the Madhesis can no longer be ignored as they do deserve equal rights just as any other community that calls Nepal home.
A protester belonging to the Iglesia ni Cristo (Church of Christ) group displays a placard during a rally along EDSA highway in Mandaluyong, Metro Manila August 30, 2015. Thousands of members of the Christian group occupied the busy highway in Manila for a second night on Saturday, protesting against what they say is government intrusion in church affairs. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco - RTX1Q9BW

India has decided not to give visa to members of a US religious commission that plays an important role in reviewing global violations of religious freedom.
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There has been a paradigm shift from the use of analog data to virtual data for storing vast amounts of information over the past few years.

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