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Rohingya Muslims aren’t the only ones being persecuted by Myanmar’s military

The ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya Muslims in Eastern Myanmar is being exposed by international media organisations, pressuring the country’s …

Rohingya culture center in West Ridge offers comfort amidst crisis

Tragic images from Myanmar are difficult to watch.<p>They show the plight of the Rohingya people, described by ABC News as a Muslim minority in the …

Pope kicks off Bangladesh visit with call to action on Rohingya crisis

Vatican City, Nov 30, 2017 / 05:44 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis arrived in Bangladesh with words of praise for the humanitarian assistance the …

I believed we would face an antibiotics apocalypse - until now

For decades my research showed the dangers of new strains of resistance, and this week we heard of another threat. But there’s been a breakthrough<p>In 2007 I was accused of being a “sensationalist and scaremonger” by the UK Department of Health’s chief nursing officer after I’d said the problem of …

Medicine

Drug-Resistant "Nightmare Bacteria" Are Quickly Spreading Through U.S. Hospitals

Stealthily Spreading<p>Researchers have found evidence that drug-resistant superbugs, which have been labeled “nightmare bacteria,” are spreading faster …

Australia offers to pay Rohingya refugees to return to Myanmar

Exclusive: Rohingya sent to detention island in Papua New Guinea pressured to return to Myanmar, where thousands have fled ethnic persecution<p>Australia is promising thousands of dollars to Rohingya refugees who agree to return to Myanmar, a country that has been accused of ethnic cleansing against …

Australia

Latina Domestic Violence Survivor Awarded $40 Million: "My Life is Not Worthless"

Domestic violence survivor <b>Maria Escamilla</b> was awarded $40 million on Wednesday for a vicious attack by her ex-boyfriend that nearly ended her life.<p>If the payout seems hefty, it’s because it is. It’s the most money a sexual assault survivor has ever been granted, but Escamilla, 46, knows that she …

Domestic Violence

Most Singapore foreign domestic workers exploited, survey says

<b>(CNN) —</b> One woman had her pay docked for cutting tofu wrongly, while another said she was forced to sleep in front of her employer's toilet.<p>These accounts from foreign domestic workers in Singapore feature in a new report that suggests some 60% of maids in the city state are exploited by their …

Asia

In Myanmar Speech, Pope Does Not Reference Rohingyas

Pope Francis called for peace in a speech in Myanmar on Tuesday, but he did not mention the country's minority Rohingya population. Rights activists had been paying close attention to see what he would say about violence against that country's Rohingya Muslims. Rachel Martin talks to journalist …

North Africa

‘Who is the pope?’ ask Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

A young Rohingya Muslim refugee looks on through a temporary bamboo barricade at the Thankhali refugee camp in Bangladesh’s Ukhia district on …

Pope lands in Bangladesh, to meet Rohingya group on Friday

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Rohingya

Pope thanks Bangladesh on Rohingya refugees from Myanmar

<b>Pope Francis has thanked Bangladesh for its humanitarian response to Muslim refugees fleeing Myanmar, but again avoided using the term Rohingya.</b><p>The Pope had been criticised by rights groups for not using the term when he visited Myanmar, which does not recognise Rohingya as an ethnic group.<p>He was …

Asia

This Old-Timey Disease is Coming Back in Some Parts of the World

It's not over... and it's terrifying.<p>A disease typically associated with the early 20th century has made a horrifying resurgence in the United …

Pope visits Myanmar while Rohingya slaughter continues

Pope Francis began a four-day visit to Myanmar on Monday with a meeting with army chief General Min Aung Hlaing. He will then go to Bangladesh. The …

24matins.uk

World<p>The United States strongly condemned an alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria's Eastern Ghouta late Saturday, saying if proved Russia would...<p>…

Alt-America: the time for talking about white terrorism is now

As Alt-America has grown, especially online, so has the violence that inevitably accompanies it: acts of domestic terrorism, hate crimes, and threats of civil war backed by a wave of citizen militias<p>In the days before he walked into Charleston’s Mother Emanuel church with a gun and murdered nine …

Rights & Freedoms

This Jewelry Maker Who Sells Made-to-Order Pieces Developed Her Brand Through Posting to Instagram

Jess Hannah has more than 212,000 followers after doubling down on her business making 'jewelry for how it should be worn: never taken off.'<p><i>In this series,</i> <i>Instagram Icon</i><i>,</i> Entrepreneur <i>speaks with the individuals behind popular Instagram accounts to find out the secrets of their success.</i><p>While Jess …