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VOA: Bangladeshi Protesters Clash with Police During Strike

DHAKA - Bangladesh security forces opened fire and used tear gas Sunday to disperse thousands of protesters who were enforcing a nationwide...

VOA: Thai Teen Faces Jail for Allegedly Defaming King

A 16-year-old Thai is potentially facing jail for allegedly defaming the country's King Maha Vajiralongkorn by wearing a crop top, as Thailand’s...

NPR: Boats And Bull Markets: Indicators Of The Week

On Indicators of the week, Stacey and Cardiff each share a particularly striking indicator they found over the past week, after a...

VOA: In France, a Woman’s ‘Emancipation Journey’ Triggers Death Threats

Becoming a “free French woman” hasn’t been easy for Claire Koç, a 37-year-old French TV presenter and daughter of Turkish immigrant parents....

Reuters: Ukraine procurement agency says cannot accept first batch of China’s Sinovac vaccine

Ukraine’s state Medical Procurement Agency (MPA) said on Wednesday it cannot accept the first batch of China’s Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine because the...

Reuters: U.S., EU to cooperate on China dialogue, Russia challenge: statement

The United States and Europe have agreed to relaunch a bilateral dialogue on China and work together to address Russia’s “challenging behavior,”...

NPR: It ‘Might Take Weeks’ To Free Ship Stuck In Suez Canal, Salvage Company Says

Eight large tugboats were continuing a struggle to free a giant container ship lodged crossways in the Suez Canal after the vessel...

VOA: Afghan Leader Demands Iranian Oil in Exchange for River Water

ISLAMABAD - Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said Wednesday that his country is committed to give Iran its due share of water under...

VOA: Protesters Approach Myanmar Armed Forces Day With Caution

Myanmar’s military continues its violent pushback against anti-coup protests, more than seven weeks after it forcibly took control of the country. Since the...

VOA: Bodies Recovered From Site of Massive Fire at Rohingya Refugee Camp in Bangladesh

The United Nations refugee agency says the bodies of 15 people have been recovered in the rubble of a massive fire Monday...

VOA: India Migrants Who Fled Cities During Lockdown Return to Altered Reality

A year ago, India imposed one of the world’s strictest lockdowns resulting in an exodus of millions of domestic migrant workers from...

VOA: US, EU, Britain, Canada Impose Sanctions on Chinese Officials Over Uyghurs

The United States, the European Union, Britain and Canada have imposed sanctions on several Chinese officials for human rights abuses against the...

Anouncement

Chicago In Tune music festival is Aug. 19 – Sept. 19

Make plans to experience Chicago In Tune, a new citywide festival (Aug. 19 – Sept. 19) that celebrates music in the key...

[Champaign] Immigrant Back-to-School Resource Fair

Local immigrant-serving organizations hosting back-to-school resource fair with free food, school supplies, and COVID-19 vaccination clinic CHAMPAIGN, IL --...

[Champaign] Campustown Pub Tour

Thursday, July 22 at 5:30 PM at Murphy's Pub Grab some friends and explore Campustown pubs on the 13...

[Urbana] Run the Power of Parks 5k during July

Run a 5k race at your own pace during the month of July at the Urbana Park District Power of Parks 5k.