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Aug 17, 2017
Charlottesville violence: Donald Trump advisor Steve Bannon says white nationalists are 'clowns'White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has attacked white nationalists as "clowns" as the fallout from violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, continues.
Aug 16, 2017
Charlottesville violence: Rise of racism in US politics has also raised the importance of symbolsAfter the violence in Charlottesville, leaders across various US southern states said this week that they would step up efforts to remove such monuments.
Aug 16, 2017
Despite Charlottesville violence, leaders across US promise to remove Confederate monumentsState and city leaders across various US southern states said this week that they would step up efforts to remove such monuments from public spaces.
Aug 07, 2017
Carla del Ponte quits UN inquiry commission on Syria, says lack of political backing from UNSCA member of the UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria said on Sunday she was quitting because a lack of political backing from the UN Security Council had made the job impossible.
Jul 25, 2017
Avengers: Infinity War could be the longest Marvel movie till date, according to directorCo-director Joe Russo says Avengers: Infinity War might be longest Marvel movie till date, longer run times expected in the future as well
Jul 18, 2017
State-sponsored torture of Tamils 'routine and endemic' in Sri Lanka, reveals UN fact-finding missionTorture is "routine and endemic" in Sri Lanka and the Tamil community in the country has taken the brunt of it, a UN expert has concluded at the end of a fact-finding mission to the island-nation.
Jul 17, 2017
Syria: Russian embassy compound in Damascus hit by shelling as security forces pound rebel-held areasShells hit the Syrian capital of Damascus wounding seven while two of the projectiles hit the Russian embassy and a nearby area causing material damage
Jul 14, 2017
UN committee asks Sri Lanka to end military involvement in commercial, civilian activitiesA United Nations (UN) committee has recommended to the Sri Lankan government that the military end its involvement in commercial and civilian activities.
Jul 09, 2017
Syria civil war: Ceasefire brokered by US, Russia and Jordan takes effect in southern part of the countryAn open-ended cease-fire in southern Syria brokered by the United States, Russia, and Jordan came into effect on Sunday at noon.
Jul 09, 2017
South Sudan marks 6th independence day with no official celebrations amid ongoing civil warSouth Sudan on Sunday marked its sixth independence anniversary in muted fashion, with no official celebration as the world's newest nation reels from a brutal and destructive ongoing civil war.