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India: An abstruse process of justice increasing headache

Constitution of India provides right to live each citizen who resides in its constitutional territory and concede Indian citizenship. Here, the constitutional phrase “right to live” doesn’t mean just be alive, but this specific phrase has a broad sense in itself that describes the condition and standard for a citizen that he can realize freedom in life with his creed, caste, religion and economical dignity. This freedom has been given him by Indian constitution’s article 21 chapter- III which protects a citizen from the power of state that may prohibit from his constitutional rights...

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India: Need a Change to be Change in City

India’s prime commercial hub Mumbai is ridden with heavy traffic congestion on roads all time. This situation has more worsen and dismal in peak hours in morning and evening. Traffic block has identified as major road block in the way of city’s development programs’ execution. One side central government of India has given green signal to submit it in its Smart City Program, by developing and improving in its basic infrastructure at the cost of thousands million INR,...

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Das WillkommensABC für Flüchtlinge

Ein kostenloses Bildwörterbuch mit über 150 wichtigen Alltags-Begriffen auf Deutsch und Englisch für Flüchtlingskinder und ihre Familien! Neu in einem fremden Land zu sein bedeutet mehr als nur eine Grenze zu überqueren - auch die Sprache kann anfangs eine Barriere sein. Hier möchte unser WillkommensABC eine erste Hilfe sein...

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Gott schuf Menschen…Die Entstehung der Zerstörung

Seit die Flüchtlinge nach Europa strömen, beherrscht überall Unruhe. Man möchte nicht mehr anhören, was passiert ist. Man spendet Geld für die Flüchtlinge, sammelt Kleidung, Schuhen und die Dinge, die man sonst noch im Leben braucht. Konfirmanden gehen auf die Straße mit einem Plakat, auf dem „Der Fremde, der sich bei euch aufhält, soll euch wie ein Einheimischer gelten... das soll „Willkommen in Deutschland“ heißen...

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Kolonialismus im Deutschen Historischen Museum – ein kritischer Audioguide

Über die gewaltvolle Geschichte des deutschen Kolonialismus wird in der deutschen Gesellschaft kaum diskutiert. Auch im Deutschen Historischen Museum in Berlin bleibt sie bestenfalls eine Randnotiz. In einer Glasvitrine abseits der historischen Erzählung über das Kaiserreich sollen sich Betrachterinnen und Betrachter mittels eines Sammelsuriums kolonialer Artefakte ein Bild von der kolonialen Vergangenheit machen...

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Thailand: Online censorship ‘reloaded’

Thai government has seemed planning a new censorship project called ‘Single Gateway’. After the covert plan accidently revealed by a tweet, outcry among online community – particularly game community has been escalating. The community and citizens have launched DDoS attack on government websites, demanding “complete nullification” of Single Gateway...

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Sold to be ‘wife’

Human trafficking at the China-Burma border

According to the report by Kachin Women’s Association Thailand (or KWAT) in 2008, “out of the confirmed trafficking cases, about 90% of the cases were forced to be brides (in China)”. China’s one child policy has caused unbalanced demography in the country. This has let human trafficking - particularly women - explode for decades along the border line...

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क्या भारत में बदल रहा है स्त्रियों का जीवन ?

भारत जैसे घोर पुरुषवादी देश में स्त्रियों का जीवन बेहद कठिनाइयों से भरा होता है,लेकिन पिछले दो -तीन वर्षों में स्त्री -अधिकारों को लेकर नई पीढ़ी में नई चेतना का विकास हुआ है। विशेष रूप से स्त्रियों के खिलाफ होने वाले अपराधों को रोकने को लेकर नई पीढ़ी में एक जागरुकता आई है। वर्ष 2012 के दिसंबर महीने में दिल्ली में हुई सामूहिक बलात्कार की घटना के बाद उपजे आक्रोश को इस विषय में एक बड़ा टर्निंग प्वाइंट माना जा सकता है। इसके बाद जागरुक युवा पीढ़ी ने देश में एक सकारात्मक माहौल बनाने की राह प्रशस्त की है। आंदोलनों और अन्य संचार माध्यमों की पहल के सहारे देश में एक नई स्त्रीवादी क्रांति की शुरूआत हुई है।

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International Women's Day 2014: Equality for women...

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South Korea: Ban on political party another sign of shrinking space for freedom of expression

(한국: 정당해산은 표현의 자유를 위축시키는 또 다른 신호)

A decision by South Korea's Constitutional Court to dissolve an opposition political party could have chilling consequences for freedom of expression and association in the country, said Amnesty International. The court found that the Unified Progressive Party (UPP) violated the country's "fundamental democratic order" after the government accused the party of supporting North Korea.

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Hilfe in Syrien

Viele Syrer leben unter schlimmen Bedingungen in Flüchtlingslagern oder sind irgendwo in den Ortschaften im Grenzbereich untergekommen. Insbesondere die Unterstützung der Nachversorgung und -behandlung der Kriegsopfer ist dringend notwendig...

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Humanity Remains Deeply Unequal Despite Impressive Progress, says UNDP Report

The richest one percent of the world population owns about 40 percent of the world’s assets, while the bottom half owns no more than one percent. The report Humanity Divided: Confronting Inequality in Developing Countries shows that if left unchecked, inequality can undermine the very foundations of development and social and domestic peace....

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Humanity Divided: Confronting Inequality in Developing Countries (Arabic),( French), (Spanish)

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Eleven Nobel Peace Prize winners write to Russian President Vladimir Putin

In their letter, the award winners urge President Putin “to do all you can to ensure that the excessive charges of piracy against the 28 Greenpeace activists, freelance photographer and freelance videographer are dropped, and that any charges brought are consistent with international and Russian law.” Describing the Arctic as a “precious treasure of humanity,” the signatories are all supporting efforts to protect the High North from oil exploration...

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UN-Beschwerderecht für Kinder tritt in Kraft

Kinder können zukünftig gegen die Verletzung ihrer Rechte vor dem UN-Kinderrechtsausschuss Beschwerde einlegen. Mit der Ratifizierung des entsprechenden Zusatzprotokolls zur UN-Kinderrechtskonvention durch Costa Rica gestern in New York ist die erforderliche Untergrenze von zehn Staaten erreicht, so dass das Protokoll in drei Monaten in Kraft treten kann...

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EU-Flüchtlingspolitik gefährdet Menschenleben

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Apparent calm in ‘Thai District’

The Junta has started to dismantle Laksi prison or “Prison for Political Prisoners” since mid-July, sending inmates to different jails. Laksi Prisoners were exclusively Red Shirts, who have been in jail since bloody crackdown in 2010. In January 2012, Yingluck government, which was elected thanks to Red Shirts’ support previous year,...

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Two new sites on World Heritage List

The World Heritage Committee holding its 34thsession in Brasilia under the chairmanship of João Luiz da Silva Ferreira, inscribed two new sites on the World Heritage List - The Central Highlands of Sri Lanka & Papahānaumokuākea (United States of America).

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Syrian Kebab, a popular snack

"Life in Damascus, Syria"

Kebabs, generally known as arabic special food, are widespread in European countries. Especially, Syrian Kebab, called Shami Kebab, is also a popular snack in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Azerbijan.

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