• Mon, 19 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Asean advised to take stronger role in Rakhine
    WHILE Asean maintained its non-interference principle regarding the Rohingya crisis at the end of a special summit in Australia yesterday, the group was urged to take a greater role in providing systematic humanitarian assistance to Myanmar’s violence-torn Rakhine state.
  • Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:01:37
    '#ENOUGH': US students stage walkout against gun violence
    From Washington to Los Angeles, students walked out of US classrooms Wednesday in the largest grassroots protest against gun violence seen in years, demanding action one month to the day after a deadly shooting rampage at a Florida high school.
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  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    10 years on, Femen movement sagging fast 
    When four young Ukrainians banded together in 2008 to break the mould for protesting sexism and violence against women, they set off a wave of bare-breasted “sextremism” that eventually spread around the world.
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 07:25:56
    '120 Beats per Minute' wins best film at 'French Oscars'
    "120 Beats per Minute" (120 battements par minute) won best film on Friday night at the "French Oscars" -- the Cesars -- where many attendees wore white ribbons in protest at violence against women.
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  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Southern violence baffling, but there is a solution 
    I was very surprised yesterday to see my name cited in relation to a suggestion that Thailand’s Southern conflict bears all the hallmarks of Islamic insurgency.
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  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:49:38
    Police officer dies as violence mars Bilbao v Spartak clash
    A Basque police officer died Thursday as security forces clashed with fans of Russian club Spartak Moscow in the Spanish city of Bilbao where a Europa League match was taking place.
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 15:35:13
    Monday killing in South probably ‘personal’, say police
    Violence continued in the deep South on Monday with the latest case involving a male villager being gunned down by an unknown assailant who called on his home in Narathiwat’s Sri Sakhon district early Monday morning.
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    UK's Johnson urges 'independent' probe of Rohingya crisis in Suu Kyi talks
    Naypyidaw, Myanmar - Britain's foreign minister Boris Johnson stopped off in Myanmar on Sunday to press Aung San Suu Kyi on the need for an independent probe into violence in Rakhine state, as the country faces mounting pressure to punish troops accused of atrocities against the Muslim Rohingya.
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  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Nowhere to turn
    The millions of people who have fled Myanmar and Syria in fear of violence are the subjects of a poignant and powerful photo exhibition in Bangkok
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:51:19
    184 teachers killed in southern insurgency
    Southern insurgents have killed 184 teachers in three southern border provinces since the violence flared up in 2004, a senior teacher said on Tuesday.
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Rohingya militants must stand down
    With efforts underway to end the crisis in Rakhine, further violence cannot be justified
  • Thu, 04 Jan 2018 19:34:46
    Three men sentenced for southern violence, propaganda
    The Pattani Provincial Court had sentenced three men who were wanted on six arrest warrants for national security cases, Internal Security Operations Command Region 4 Front Command spokesman Colonel Pramote Prom-in said at a press conference on Thursday.
  • Tue, 02 Jan 2018 16:08:15
    PM urges media to be more careful in presenting TV debates on ‘minor issues’ as such discussions can ‘stir up prejudice
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Tuesday that the media could help reduce the problem of violence in society by cutting down on debating certain issues on television news shows, as he felt such discussions “stirred up prejudice”.
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  • Sat, 30 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Palestinian ‘violence’ a smokescreen: root of issue is eviction of 6 million 
    Re: “Palestinian chaos has undermined their just claim to East  Jerusalem”, Have Your Say,  December 27.
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  • Fri, 29 Dec 2017 18:02:23
    Bangladesh targets 100,000 for first Rohingya repatriation
    Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh - Bangladesh wants to send up to 100,000 Rohingya back to Myanmar in the first batch of repatriations of Muslim refugees who fled ethnic violence this year, officials said Friday.
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