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VOA: Pulitzer Prize Ceremony to Note Absence of Kashmiri Journalist

On Thursday, journalists from different parts of the world will attend the 2022 Pulitzer Prize ceremony in New York, but one female...

VOA: Putin Declares Martial Law in Annexed Regions of Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin has declared martial law in four of Ukraine's regions, parts of which are under the control of Russian...

REUTERS: Ukraine curbs power usage after Russian attacks energy plants

People shop in a supermarket as Kharkiv suffers an electricity outage, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in Kharkiv, Ukraine, October 17

VOA: UN: Killings and Mass Arrests of Protesters in Iran Must Stop

U.N. human rights officials have condemned Iran’s violent suppression of anti-government protests as a violation of international law and call on Iranian...

NPR:Putin orders martial law in occupied Ukrainian areas as Kyiv’s forces gain ground

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered martial law in four Russian-occupied regions of Ukraine on Wednesday — signaling his growing frustration over Ukrainian...

VOA: Protests in Iran Spread to Oil and Gas Sector

Protests in Iran over the death of a 22-year-old woman have spread to workers in the oil and gas sector, online videos...

NPR: Deadly missile strikes hit Kyiv as explosions reported in other cities across Ukraine

KYIV and DNIPRO, UKRAINE, and MOSCOW — Explosions rocked several cities across Ukraine in the most extensive attack on the country since...

NPR: A public payphone in China began ringing and ringing. Who was calling?

For years, the public payphone in Beijing — demurely shielded by its bulbous, yellow cover — sat underused, eclipsed by the rise...

VOA: Ukrainian Forces Make Gains in Kherson, a Region Putin Illegally Annexed Last Week

Ukrainian forces made further gains Monday in the Kherson region in the country’s south, adding to their gains in the east in...

REUTERS: Russians protest in the streets against first military call-up since World War Two

Russian law enforcement officers detain men during an unsanctioned rally, after opposition activists called for street protests against the mobilisation of reservists...

CNN: Opinion: Putin has just laid a land mine under his regime

In a televised national address Wednesday morning, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a partial mobilization. This means that he has essentially broken an unwritten...

REUTERS: A wave of indigenous women run for Brazil’s Congress in Bolsonaro backlash

A record number of indigenous leaders, most of them women, are running for federal office in Brazil's election next month, in a...

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