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Bongbong Marcos, On The Verge Of Becoming Philippines Next President

Reading Time: < 1 minute Ferdinand Marcos Jr is set to replace outgoing Duterte as the next President of the country The 2022 Philippine presidential elections are on the verge of installing the son of former dictator Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralin Marcos Sr. The disgraced dictator served as the country’s tenth president from 1965 to 1986. During his 20-year reign, most Read More…

Israel High Court Set Danger Precedent
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Israel High Court Set Danger Precedent

Reading Time: 2 minutes “Dangerous” Israel High Court of Justice decision permits forcible transfer of Palestinians in Masafer Yatta By: Media and Communications Adviser, Amman, ahmed.bayram@nrc.no, Jerusalem, 5 May 2022 — A new Israeli court ruling paves the way for the forcible transfer of Palestinians in the southern West Bank area of Masafer Yatta, the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) has warned today. Read More…

India Prime Minister Modi Welcomes Sikh Delegation At His Residence In New Delhi
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India Prime Minister Modi Welcomes Sikh Delegation At His Residence In New Delhi

Reading Time: 3 minutes India’s Sikh population stands at 20.8 million, which is only 1.72% of the country’s total population. By: The PIB Bureau The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi of India, today hosted a Sikh delegation at 7 Lok Kalyan Marg, the official residence of the Prime Minister. The group included people from different walks of life. Union Minister, Read More…

Global Affairs Appoints New Ambassador To Vietnam
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Global Affairs Appoints New Ambassador To Vietnam

Reading Time: < 1 minute Shawn Steil becomes Ambassador to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. Mr. Steil replaces Deborah Paul. With a (BA in [Anthropology and Environmental Science], McGill University, 1997; MEDes, University of Calgary, 2004) joined the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade in 2002. In Ottawa, he has served as director for foreign policy planning and executive director Read More…

India Recognized By WHO For Being Leader In Traditional Medicine
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India Recognized By WHO For Being Leader In Traditional Medicine

Reading Time: < 1 minute PM Modi welcomes WHO Global Centre for Traditional Medicine as Ayush Ministry signs host country agreement with WHO Tody Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has conveyed India’s happiness to be the home of the World Health Organization, (WHO) Global Centre for Traditional Medicine. He expressed the hope that the center will contribute towards making a Read More…

Korean Expats Living In Russia Stuck In Financial Limbo
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Korean Expats Living In Russia Stuck In Financial Limbo

Reading Time: 2 minutes Government Prepares Measures to Address Cross-border Payment Issues amid Russia Sanctions The FSC announced on March 18 that the government and the banking industry have prepared measures to facilitate cross-border payments of businesses and help provide financing support to the families of expats living in Korea due to the impact of financial sanctions on Russia. Read More…

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Lebanon: Syrian Refugees Face Evictions As They take desperate Measures To See Out Winter

Reading Time: 2 minutes Syrian refugees in Lebanon are facing evictions from their shelters while others resort to desperate measures to cope with bitter weather conditions amid soaring fuel and food prices. By: Ahmed BayramMedia and Communications Adviser, Amman In January alone, the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) received 56 cases of Syrian refugees facing evictions in different areas in Lebanon. Read More…

Civilian Casualties Double Since End Of Human Rights Monitoring In Yemen
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Civilian Casualties Double Since End Of Human Rights Monitoring In Yemen

Reading Time: < 1 minute The number of civilians killed or injured in Yemen has almost doubled since UN human rights monitoring ended last October, new figures show. By: Karl SchembriRegional Media Adviser for East Africa and Yemen In the four months before the end of the human rights monitoring, 823 civilians were injured or killed in the war. In the four months Read More…

The Best Artist of Turkey - Deniz Sağdıç
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Turkey’s Deniz Sağdıç, The World’s Most Inspirational Artist Of 2022

Reading Time: 3 minutes TDS News interviews Turkish artist Deniz Sağdıç. Hear what she has to say about her life, beliefs, and the meaning behind her works Deniz Sağdıç was born into a family of craftspeople. With her father a glass master, uncle a glass designer, and aunt’s tailors, she had many opportunities to explore creative outputs. As a Read More…

Asia Black History Month

Oxford-Trained Academic Writes About Black Diaspora In Asia

Reading Time: 2 minutes Are Black People in Asia Black Ghosts? Oxford-Trained Academic Finds Out Ken Kamoche, an Oxford-trained academic, has written a novel titled Black Ghosts. It basically “tells the relatively ignored story of Africans in China from the late 1980s at about the time of the Tiananmen massacre.” He says to me: “set against a backdrop of Read More…

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Today Marks The 1 Year Anniversary Of Myanmar’s Military Coup d’état

Reading Time: 2 minutes Joint statement on the situation in Myanmar A joint statement by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union, and the Foreign Ministers of Albania, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Norway, Republic of Korea, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States, on the one year anniversary of the military coup in Myanmar. On 1 February Read More…

Metaverse
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Couple From India Plans The Most Epic Wedding In The Metaverse World

Reading Time: 2 minutes A virtual avatar of the brides late father will be present to walk her down the aisle Two Indian romantics will have their first wedding in the Metaverse world, and perhaps the second or third in the real world. The Metaverse wedding will take place on Sunday, February 6th. Their wedding ceremony will be divided Read More…

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A Teacher’s Accomplishments

Reading Time: 2 minutes A TEACHER’S ACCOMPLISHMENTS By Steve Ogah A teacher is an important influencer of lives and of society. It is through the framework provided by a teacher that most of us learn as we grow up. Along with the home, the school is another huge agent of socialization for the child. And the teacher is by Read More…

Deadly Airstrikes In Myanmar Kills Two Children
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Deadly Airstrikes In Myanmar Kills Two Children

Reading Time: < 1 minute Statement on the deadly attack on a displacement camp in southeast Myanmar By: Jan Egeland, Secretary-General of the Norwegian Refugee Council An airstrike struck a displacement camp sheltering hundreds of people in Myanmar’s Kayah State yesterday reportedly killing at least three people, including two children. Fighting has intensified in southeastern Kayah and Kayin states since Read More…

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CNN Says Myanmar is a Prison, is this true?

Reading Time: 4 minutes                      CNN Says Myanmar is a Prison, is this true?                                         By Steve Ogah  As a creative writer, one is constantly finding interest in the prison metaphor and its deployment in literature and factual living. This is one of the themes I committed myself to in “Campus Act”, a short fiction written some years back. I Read More…

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Exclusively a press interview with the star Mohammad Heshmati and the journalist Mariya el-Amraoui

Reading Time: 3 minutes welcome star mohammad, hello and thank you very much for accepting the invitation to dialogue with our media organization: Thedailyscrum.ca First, if I may, who is the artist mohammad heshmati ? Hello.  Glad to interview Journalist mariya and your newspaper thedailyscrum.ca I, Mohammad Heshmati, am an Iranian singer in the Iranian pop and traditional style.I Read More…

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Anubhav Anand Talks About Good And Bad Stars In Grandest Revelation

Reading Time: 2 minutes Anubhav Anand Talks About Good And Bad Stars in Grandest Revelation                                                                                              By Steve Ogah Indian Poet and writer, Anubhav Anand believes that revelations just don’t occur. That is the reason he has written about his position in Grandest Revelation: The Exordium. This is a fantastical science fiction novel which draws richly from history Read More…

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Iraqi Prime Minister Escaped An Assassination Attempt On His Life

Reading Time: < 1 minute The assassination attempt was carried out by an unmanned drone By: Maha Altamimi In Baghdad, Iraq’s capital, Iraq Prime Minister Al-Kazemi was returning from an inspection tour at the Green Zone’s southern gate. Suddenly, a drone targeted him while he was about to enter his house from this tour. This drone injured at least six Read More…

Remote Working Is The New Normal But Wasn’t Always
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Remote Working Is The New Normal But Wasn’t Always

Reading Time: 2 minutes Companies are seeing increased productivity and savings from employees working remotely By: Jawad Araf, Contributor Editors: Maha Altamimi & Rawan Alshehri The aftermath of the spread of Covid-19 throughout the world was clearly visible on many levels, especially the severe effects of the pandemic on the world economy, which caused many companies, organizations and small businesses to Read More…

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Is The Future Of Afghanistan Going To Improve?

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Taliban shuts down the internet services in several parts of Afghanistan  By: Rawan Alshehri After US President Joe Biden announced the removal of all military forces in Afghanistan back in April 2021, it not only sparked a state of chaos within the country, it also signaled the official take over by the Taliban. In Read More…

Japan
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Japan’s Elects Fumio Kishida To Be Their 100th Prime Minister

Reading Time: < 1 minute Fumio Kishida Replaces Yoshihide Suga after only 1 year as Japan’s Prime Minister By: Almunthir Alghamdi Yoshihide Suga, Japan’s Prime Minister’s sudden resignation from his role was partly due to his struggles to meet the public expectations for containing the COVID-19 pandemic. Another reason was the Prime Minister’s decision to hold the Olympics in Tokyo Read More…

Why Is Soft Power Important to Japan?
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Why Is Soft Power Important to Japan?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Japanese animes have strengthened japan’s economy and international relationship By: Maha Altamim Japan is a country that has a unique culture that is distinct from any other country. However, Japan nowadays is well-known for its worldwide loved “Anime“, which is derived from the English word “Animation” and “Manga” which are graphic comics. Besides the entertainment Read More…