Twitter's international censorship policy is being criticized for giving away too much power to those who have no authority to block content in in their countries
May 23 2014, 12:11pm CDT
Source: Channel News Asia
WASHINGTON: US gun manufacturer Smith & Wesson was hit with US$2 million in fines on Monday (July 28) for bribing officials in Indonesia, Pakistan and other countries to gain sales deals.The US Securities and Exchange Commission accused the company, whose handguns are popular in law enforcement and military services, of facilitating bribes of US$11,000 worth of cash and free guns to Pakistan police officials in 2008 to obtain a supply contract. ...
Full article at: Channel News Asia
1 hour ago
Taliban says government has ignored demands
Apr 17 2014, 12:44pm CDT
Source: Forbes Real Time
Riots broke out in Pakistan over a 'blasphemous' Facebook post by a member of the Ahmadi religious minority. Two girls and their grandmother died in the resulting fires. Meanwhile, thousands rallied in the streets of Manila while President Aquino delivered his State of ...
Full article at: Forbes Real Time
2 hours ago
The militant group threatens to kill parents who immunize their children. As a result, polio has come roaring back in Pakistan. Eradication now hinges on whether the country can control the virus.» E- ...
Full article at: NPR
2 hours ago
Umar Saif has done a lot in his 35 years. A Pakistani, he earned his PhD in computer science from the University...
Feb 3 2014, 7:01am CST
Source: Times of India
Amir Zubair Siddiqui, a Pakistani diplomat named as the person managing ISI activities in India from Sri Lanka, was on the radar of Indian intelligence agencies s ...
Full article at: Times of India
4 hours ago
Source: The Nation - Pakistan
Islamabad- Entertainment-starved residents of Pakistan's capital were deprived of their sole recreation after authorities shut down the city's only cinema hall for screening movies during Ramzan.
Cineplex theatre was launched last year by a private company in the Centaurus Shopping Mall and played local and foreign films. ...
Full article at: The Nation - Pakistan
5 hours ago
Source: Politics - The Huffington Post
A new government has taken office in India a couple of months ago, a government that was voted in to majority on the backs of a coalescence of Hindu support, the first ever instance in the country's history. The prime minister has the reputation of being right-wing, which in India means, in part, being unfavorable to the country's Muslim minority but has promised to treat all communities equally.
Even so, ...
Full article at: Politics - The Huffington Post
7 hours ago
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May 2 2011, 4:14am CDT