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The Kashmiri occupation have been engendering violent behaviors and terrorism, and this can only be resolved through negotiation and mediating talks instead of episodic blame game or ongoing rivalry
ISTANBULLast week on Feb. 14, a militant attack was carried out in the Pulwama district of India-held Kashmir. Killing 40 paramilitary police officers , the militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed took responsibility for the attack. After a meeting with the Cabinet Committee on Security chaired by Narendra Modi, India placed allegations that the attackers were linked with the Pakistani state. Also, Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced “complete isolation” and revoking “the most favored nation status” to Pakistan under World Trade Organization rules (a trading status to ensure non-discriminatory trade).The statement by the Indian leadership comes at a very fortuitous time with “more holes than Swiss cheese”, as it were, when one observes th..
• Because the request for its membership is a serious breach of the international law, the Constitution of UNESCO’ The legally binding UN Security Council resolution 1244 (1999) and the Charter of the UN whose Article 25 says that “The Members of the UN agree to accept and carry out the decisions of the Security Read more
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“I'M A PROFESSOR! WHY WON'T ANYONE LISTEN TO ME?”
an entry of which is quoted below:
If you ask someone on the street “What does 'hasbara' mean?”, they will stare at you blankly.
That's because, contrary to what the internet might have you believe, random people on the street do not know the ends and outs of rhetorical tropes involving Israel or Israeli society.
But if you ask someone somewhat more engaged “What does 'hasbara' mean?”, they'll probably give an answer that is something like “propaganda”. Hasbara is Israeli propaganda.
Of course, that's not actually accurate. The Hebrew word “Hasbara” translates to “explanation”, not propaganda. Now to be sure, it's a particular type of explanation — a justificatory explanation. Explaining to someone the physical processes by which the moon revolves around the Earth i..
Public sector use of video could reduce costs and improve employee engagement. Photograph: Newmann/zefa/Corbis The latest civil service employee survey shows that engagement across Whitehall remains at 58% – unchanged from 2012 and 2009. Creating wholesale employee engagement across such a vast workforce, with employees working at different times and in multiple locations, is a Read more
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Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman (MBS), arrived to India on Tuesday to discuss about matters to strengthen ties between the two nations. The prince was welcomed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi who even broke the protocols to welcome the prince. Popularly known as MBS, the crown prince arrived at New Delhi airport with his ministers on Tuesday evening.India is delighted to welcome HRH Mohammed Bin Salman, the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia-Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of IndiaApart from strengthening business ties, MBS said that one of the major concerns of the two nations will be to combat terrorism. He added that even intelligence information will be shared if required to put an end to terrorism. Both Modi and MBS added that there is urgent need to increase pressure on countries that support terrorism.Saudi Arabia also became the 73rd nation to sign the International Solar Alliance which was unveiled by Narendra Modi and former French President F..