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Casualties reported as Spanish train derails in Galicia

Casualties reported as Spanish train derails in Galicia

July 25, – A train has derailed in north-western Spain, with casualties reported. A high-speed train travelling from Madrid to Ferrol has crashed just outside Santiago de Compostela in the north-western region of Galicia. Sources indicate the train derailed near the station at quarter to nine Spanish time. An emergency response team is on site. […]

July 24, 2013 | By More
Philippines Muslim teachers told to remove face veils

Philippines Muslim teachers told to remove face veils

July 23, Manila: The majority-Catholic Philippines told Muslim teachers Tuesday to remove their veils inside classrooms, in part to promote better relationships between teachers and pupils. Education Secretary Armin Luistro said the move was part of reforms to make schools more sensitive to religion. Muslim schoolgirls will still be allowed to wear the veil or […]

July 23, 2013 | By More
Dubai pardons Norwegian woman ‘free to go’

Dubai pardons Norwegian woman ‘free to go’

July 22, DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Norwegian woman at the center of a Dubai rape claim dispute said Sunday that officials have dropped her 16-month sentence for having sex outside marriage and she is free to leave the country. “I am very, very happy,” Marte Deborah Dalelv told The Associated Press. “I am […]

July 22, 2013 | By More
Human Rights – Girl gang-raped, set ablaze in India

Human Rights – Girl gang-raped, set ablaze in India

July 12, – A young girl was set ablaze after she was allegedly gang-raped by six men in Etawah, the home town of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, police said on Friday. The incident occurred Thursday. The girl, a resident of Jesarmau village in Etawah district, is battling for life at a hospital at […]

July 12, 2013 | By More
Egypt prosecutor orders Muslim Brotherhood arrests

Egypt prosecutor orders Muslim Brotherhood arrests

July 10, Cairo – Prosecutors in Egypt have ordered the arrest of Muslim Brotherhood leaders for allegedly inciting violence that led to the deaths of over 50 people. Senior figures including Mohamed Badie were among those charged. The announcement on Wednesday from prosecutors in Egypt refers to an incident on Monday when violent clashes erupted […]

July 10, 2013 | By More
Brotherhood declares Adly Mansour poll decree invalid

Brotherhood declares Adly Mansour poll decree invalid

July 09, AP – Leading Brotherhood figure Essam al-Erian says the plan for constitutional changes and a vote next year “brings the country back to square one”. Senior officials in Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood have rejected a timetable for new elections laid out by interim president Adly Mansour. President Mohammed Morsi was ousted by the army […]

July 9, 2013 | By More
Egypt “tense calm” after days of violent protests

Egypt “tense calm” after days of violent protests

July 07, CAIRO — Mansour’s administration, meanwhile, has begun trying to dismantle Morsi’s legacy. He replaced Morsi’s intelligence chief and the presidential palace’s chief of staff. Prosecutors, meanwhile, ordered four detained stalwarts of Morsi’s Muslim Brotherhood held for 15 days pending an investigation into the shooting deaths of eight protesters last week. Egypt’s new president […]

July 7, 2013 | By More
Egypt’s Brotherhood calls for Friday protests following Morsi’s overthrow

Egypt’s Brotherhood calls for Friday protests following Morsi’s overthrow

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood called for a wave of protests Friday, furious over the military’s ouster of its president and arrest of its revered leader and other top figures, underlining the touchy issue of what role the fundamentalist Islamist movement might play in the new regime. There are concerns of Islamist violence in […]

July 5, 2013 | By More
Human Rights Magazine

Human Rights Magazine

Human Rights Observers (global peace promoters) ‘The Magazine’ Human Rights observers, magazine complies with the development of human rights across the world, and is of immense importance to human rights studies and education. The magazine is an attempt to create awareness on human rights and ensure it applies all over the world.” The Human Rights […]

July 2, 2013 | By More
Lebanese troops disperse supporters of hardline cleric

Lebanese troops disperse supporters of hardline cleric

June 29, AP – Lebanese troops fired in the air Friday to disperse dozens of Sunni Muslims demonstrating in support of a hardline cleric who has been on the run since the military crushed his fighters earlier this week. Lebanon is grappling with rising tensions between Sunni and Shiite Muslims linked to the more than […]

June 29, 2013 | By More