The Covid-19 pandemic has caused disruptions to child protection services in more than 100 countries, leaving a large number of children at increased risk of violence, exploitation and abuse, said a global survey by UNICEF on Wednesday.
Activists placed hundreds of painted-red women’s shoes on Mexico City’s sun-drenched main square Saturday to call attention to gender-based violence.
Turkey said on Thursday it would stop keeping hundreds of thousands of asylum seekers in its territory after an air strike on Idlib in neighbouring Syria killed 33 Turkish soldiers.
The shootings follow a surge in homicides and other violence over the past several years that experts say accelerated during the coronavirus pandemic. They happened in suburban Chicago, Washington state, central Pennsylvania, St. Louis, Southern California and Baltimore.
The state of Manipur has become a sad reality of modern India. Violence has become a pathetic reality now and has it in history. Even though several discussions have unfolded, a peaceful solution to the conflict described between the tribal groups is yet to be seen.
Everyone in the country has to follow the rules and regulations implemented by the Roads and Transport authority to avoid unnecessary fines and ill-fated incidents.
The café outside Aswan station was full of Sudanese families, surrounded by luggage and waiting for the train to Cairo, the next leg in their arduous journey escaping violence that has torn apart their country and overturned their lives. Aswan, the Egyptian city closest to the border with Sudan, has become a way station for tens of
There is another cycle of violence unleashed between the Israel military and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad in Gaza, with Israeli forces bombarding the Palestinian towns on the pretext of targeting the militants’ bases and in the process killing more civilians – including women and children – and also damaging homes and hospitals, while
The settled international norm is that only Muslims can worship in the Al Aqsa mosque, the third holiest Islamic shrine in the world, has been under siege as Israeli troops stormed into the mosque compound and earlier in the week fired tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse Palestinians gathered inside the mosque, and several of the