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Social media: New ways of extremist indoctrination سوشل میڈیا : تباہی کے دلچسپ اورنئے دہانے

WordForPeace.com عبد المعید ازہری آج پوری دنیا میں 246؍بلین صارفین انٹرنیٹ کے ذریعہ سوشل میڈیا سے جڑے ہو ئے ہیں۔ ہندوستان میں انٹرنیٹ کے صارفین کی تعداد تقریباً 460؍ملین ہے۔ جس میں سے 196؍ملین ہندوستانی سوشل میڈیا جیسے کہ فیس بک، واٹس اپ ایپ، ٹویٹر جیسے دوسرے پلیٹ فارم پر فعال ہیں۔ لیکن گذشتہ برسوں میں دوسرے سائنسی ایجادات کی …

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UN human-rights council’s final verdict on Rohingyas

WordForPeace.com Aug 28th 2018 A year on from the start of the assault by Myanmar’s army on the Muslim Rohingya of Rakhine state, the UN human-rights council has finally issued its verdict. It is as damning as it is comprehensive. It is unequivocal about the fact there is fully enough evidence to try Burmese army commanders for the most serious …

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Sexual violence against men? Need to talk about it

WordForPeace.com Sexual violence against men is widespread, especially in conflict and post-conflict zones, yet efforts to understand its causes and develop strategies to reduce it have been hampered by a dearth of theoretical engagement. Sexual Violence Against Men in Global Politics, a new book co-edited by the Graduate Institute’s Elisabeth Prügl and Paula Drumond, along with Marysia Zalewski and Maria Stern, sets out to …

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Gilgit-Baltistan: 12 girls’ schools burned down on August 3: Human Rights Watch warns against surge in militant attacks on girls’ education in PoK

WordForPeace.com 6 Aug, 2018 Alleged militants attacked and burned down at least 12 schools in Diamer district of Pakistan’s Gilgit-Baltistan region early on August 3, 2018, Human Rights Watch said. At least half were girls’ schools. No group has claimed responsibility for the attacks. The Pakistani government should take urgent measures to make schools safer, and fairly prosecute those responsible …

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Those who defend Section 35A tacitly accept J&K’s future lies within Constitution: Omar Abdullah-Kashmir Images

WordForPeace.com Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah today said that those out to defend Section Article 35-A were tacitly accepting that future of the state lies within the Constitution of India. A batch of petitions is before the Supreme Court challenging the constitutional validity of the provision which confers special status to permanent residents of Jammu and …

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Is peace possible with ‘Naya Pakistan’: Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi in Sunday Guardian

WordForPeace.com By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi 4 Aug, 2018 He gave no clue on how he would tackle the existential ideological onslaught on Pakistan by Islamist outfits. In his first public speech since he emerged as victorious in the general election, Imran Khan outlined his vision for “Naya Pakistan” and pledged to safeguard the interests of ordinary citizens in accordance with …

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Kashmir ecosystem: Why India’s eco-sensitive region of J&K is under extreme weather conditions?

WordForPeace.com By KANCHAN SRIVASTAVA JULY 21, 2018 Environmentalists have warned that the region’s food security may be at risk, as experts say the environment is the biggest casualty amid prolonged insurgency and political instability in the northern state India’s eco-sensitive Himalayan region of Jammu and Kashmir is no stranger to extreme weather conditions, but the dramatic swings it has been witnessing this …

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Pakistan General Election: Political parties, rights organisations decry ‘blatant and aggressive’ rigging ahead of polls

WordForPeace.com Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP), a widely-respected rights watchdog, recently decried the “blatant, aggressive and unabashed attempts to manipulate the outcome of the upcoming elections”, in an unusually scathing statement, which was followed by a press conference. Expressing their reservations regarding the prevailing political environment ahead of the General Elections, which are scheduled to be held in less than …

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Everything You Should Know About Laser Hair Removal Treatment

WordForPeace.com Laser hair removal procedures are more than a passing fad, owing to their long-term benefits, these are becoming the preferred hair removal methods for those who like to keep their skin smooth and free of unwanted hair. Unlike common notions, laser hair removal methods are not just reserved for those in the glamour industry, but are now being adopted …

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With prayers for sanity in Kashmir – Book Review

WordForPeace.com Amidst the aggressive debates, terrible violence and atrocious human rights violations in Kashmir, some very serious scholars within the broader social sciences and humanities have been silently working for a more accurate and critical understanding of key issues to produce a more informed and serious dialogue towards resolving the crisis in Kashmir. Professor Chitralekha Zutshi of the College of …

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