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The Philippines will conduct its own inquiry on China’s alleged anti-ship ballistic missile launches off the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea), Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Wednesday. “We have...

The United States has strongly condemned today’s attack by Iranian-backed coup-backed Houthi militias at the Abha airport in Saudi Arabia. A statement issued by the State Department stressed that this attack, the third of its kind in less than...

His Highness Sheikh Hasher bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum, Director of Dubai Media Department, presented his condolences on the death of Mohammed Lutfi during his visit to the Mankhool Condolences in Bur Dubai. He expressed sincere condolences to...

Al Foah and King Abdullah II Fund signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate in all agricultural activities, especially palm and date, in addition to enhancing cooperation in highlighting the quality of the Jordanian calendar, Jordanians...

The Mexican government said today that in order to avoid US President Trump’s threat of tariffs, Mexico’s “unprecedented” measures to reduce foreign immigration, the number of foreigners expelled in June increased from last...

Scientists at the Mauna Loa volcano in Hawaii, USA, have been attacked by at least 50 small earthquakes since October last year, prompting American geologists to issue a yellow warning. Reuters reported that the Hawaii Volcano Observatory (HVO) warned...

Russian Defense Ministry said today that a deep-sea research submarine fire broke out, causing 14 sailors to die; Russian media reported that this is a nuclear-powered submarine to perform sensitive missions. President Putin confirmed that seven...

*Note: some of the descriptions in this article may be disturbing to some readers. It took only one day, and one image, to scar the Chinese public and the world at large for decades to come. Even today, as the global community finds itself marking...

The importance of addressing the root causes and cultural factors in the pursuit for eliminating gender-based violence in Afghanistan cannot be under estimated.   In March of 2018, the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission published...

Religion should never serve as an excuse for limiting fundamental rights, and the right of the women are no exception. Unfortunately, religion is sometimes used to justify gender-based violence and violence against women. Women have always suffered...