Issues & Events

  • Electric cars could be just another ecological disaster

    Electric cars could be just another ecological disaster

    Oct 17, 2019 08:57

    It seems, scientists and politicians in the industrialized world, are pushing the world to the edge of the precipice through their haphazard inventions and weird policies that are damaging the natural environment irreparably.

  • 	Another Arba’een, another epical fervor (3)

    Another Arba’een, another epical fervor (3)

    Oct 17, 2019 08:48

    Condolences to you all on the approaching anniversary of Arba’een or the 40th day of the immortal epic of Ashura, the martyrdom of Imam Husain (AS), the grandson of Prophet Mohammad (Blessings of God upon him and his progeny).

  • 'No country can create insecurity and expect no answer'

    'No country can create insecurity and expect no answer'

    Oct 16, 2019 10:41

    The Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan who was in Tehran on Sunday Oct. 13, 2019 to try to defuse rising tensions in the Persian Gulf, said the main reason for his trip is that his country does not "want a new conflict in this region."

  • Behind Hong Kong’s black terror

    Behind Hong Kong’s black terror

    Oct 16, 2019 10:35

    Deciphering who’s behind the ongoing violence in Hong Kong leads to a long list of possibilities, says Brazilian investigative journalist Pepe Escobar in his report for ‘Asia Times’, on the West’s plot against China, titled: “Behind Hong Kong’s black terror.”

  • Another Arba’een, another epical fervor (2)

    Another Arba’een, another epical fervor (2)

    Oct 16, 2019 10:25

    Condolences to you all on the approaching anniversary of Arba’een or the 40th day of the immortal epic of Ashura, the martyrdom of Imam Husain (AS), the grandson of Prophet Mohammad (Blessings of God upon him and his progeny).

  • Heba al-Labadi among Palestinians tortured in Israeli prisons

    Heba al-Labadi among Palestinians tortured in Israeli prisons

    Oct 15, 2019 22:27

    Female prisoners say the mistreatment they experienced in Israeli prisons seemed often to involve degradation and abuse, writes Editor of the Palestinian Chorncle, Ramzy Baroud, in his article for MintPress.

  • A golden opportunity to talk about elephants

    A golden opportunity to talk about elephants

    Oct 15, 2019 22:21

    It’s Golden Week again, which means the cities of Southeast Asia are seeing an influx of tourists from China visiting iconic sites, buying souvenirs and tasting local delicacies.

  • When lies Trump truth

    When lies Trump truth

    Oct 15, 2019 22:16

    Without the least doubt, the current U.S. president is a person without principles and a preposterous liar, who can on no account be trusted, a habit that has plunged Washington’s polices, both at home and abroad, into chaos, resulting in the procedure underway for his impeachment.

  • US mass shootings and domestic violence

    US mass shootings and domestic violence

    Oct 15, 2019 09:55

    The presence of a gun in a domestic violence situation makes it five times more likely that a woman will be killed. Women in the U.S. are 16 times more likely to be killed with a gun than women in other high-income countries, making this country the most dangerous in the developed world when it comes to gun violence against women. Every year American women suffer from 5.3 million incidents of husband violence.”