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Populists Using COVID-19 as Pretext to Clamp Down on Rights of Migrants, Silence Women’s Free Expression, Third Committee Experts Stress as Dialogues Continue

Reliefweb 19 Oct 2021
The representative of Myanmar, meanwhile, spoke of those enforced disappearances carried out after the military coup earlier in 2021 ... The representative of China said that its citizens have the right to freedom of expression, however this right is not absolute; it must not jeopardize the national interest.
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Crossword roundup: what are we calling Burma these days?

The Observer 18 Oct 2021
In the sample clues below, the links take you to explainers from our beginners series ... [ ... [ ... [ ... [ ... So in this year’s update we see that someone from what we used to call Rangoon lives in “Myanmar (Burma)”, but is a “Citizen of Myanmar” (no brackets), while someone from Basseterre is, delightfully, a “Citizen of St Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis” ... .
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The Indian village sheltering more refugees than residents

La Prensa Latina 17 Oct 2021
New Ngharchhip, India, Oct 17.- People in New Ngharchhip, a small Hnahthial district village nestled on a hilltop overlooking the Chin Hills along the India-Myanmar border, have opened their homes to more than 460 Myanmar citizens, who make up more than the hamlet’s current population.
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RUBEN NAVARRETTE JR.: Is Facebook really a threat to western civilization? It’s complicated.

Las Vegas Review-Journal 16 Oct 2021
And democracies are being destabilized from Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California? Haugen blamed the company for unrest in Ethiopia and Myanmar. So in those tumultuous places, citizens are threatening to overthrow their government not because they’re fed up with ...
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Is Facebook really a threat to Western civilization? It’s complicated

Deseret News 15 Oct 2021
Frankenstein’s laboratory on the Charles River? Is that what happened? And democracies are being destabilized from Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California? Haugen blamed the company for unrest in Ethiopia and Myanmar. So, in those tumultuous places, citizens are ...
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India slips to 101st rank in Global Hunger Index 2021

Business Line 15 Oct 2021
In 2020, India was ranked 94th out of 107 countries ... Neighbouring countries like Nepal (76), Bangladesh (76), Myanmar (71) and Pakistan (92) are also in the 'alarming' hunger category, but have fared better at feeding its citizens than India, according to the report.Signs of improvement ... ....
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India slips to 101st rank in Global Hunger Index; behind Pak, B’desh

The Wire 15 Oct 2021
New Delhi (South Asian Wire) ... In 2020, India was ranked 94th out of 107 countries ... Neighbouring countries like Nepal (76), Bangladesh (76), Myanmar (71) and Pakistan (92) are also in the ‘alarming’ hunger category, but have fared better at feeding its citizens than India, according to the report ... Agencies ....
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'Alarming': India slips to 101st rank in Global Hunger Index 2021; behind Pakistan, Bangladesh and ...

Deccan Herald 15 Oct 2021
Also Read . Another 291 million people won’t have enough to eat this year. In 2020, India was ranked 94th out of 107 countries ... Neighbouring countries like Nepal (76), Bangladesh (76), Myanmar (71) and Pakistan (92) are also in the 'alarming' hunger category but have fared better at feeding their citizens than India, according to the report ... WFP ... India.
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India slips to 101st rank in Global Hunger Index 2021; behind Pakistan, Nepal

Live Mint 15 Oct 2021
MORE FROM THIS SECTIONSee All. Premium Premium PM Modi to dedicate 7 new defence companies to nation t ... Premium Premium Mumbai ... Ch ... Neighbouring countries like Nepal (76), Bangladesh (76), Myanmar (71) and Pakistan (92) are also in the 'alarming' hunger category, but have fared better at feeding its citizens than India, according to the report ... .
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Ruben Navarrette: The fate of Facebook

Lincoln Journal Star 15 Oct 2021
And democracies are being destabilized from Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California? Haugen blamed the company for unrest in Ethiopia and Myanmar. So, in those tumultuous places, citizens are threatening to overthrow their government not because they're fed up with ...
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India's position drops on Global Hunger Index 2021 to 101 from 94, WCD ministry says ranking unscientific

Live Mint 15 Oct 2021
The report has been jointly prepared by Irish aid agency Concern Worldwide and German organisation Welt Hunger Hilfe ... India on Gl ... Neighbouring countries like Nepal (76), Bangladesh (76), Myanmar (71) and Pakistan (92) are also in the 'alarming' hunger category, but have fared better at feeding its citizens than India, the report said ... ... .
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Officials in 3 Myanmar Townships Order All Americans to Leave - State Dept.

Urdu Point 14 Oct 2021
Americans in Myanmar should comply with expulsion orders from authorities responsible for three townships and avoid transiting the region in southern Myanmar, the State Department said on Thursday ... citizens to depart three townships in Tanintharyi Region ... travel to Myanmar.
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Myanmar Quandary: Refugee parents in India, children resist military rule

La Prensa Latina 14 Oct 2021
His two sons joined a civil militia, known as the Chinland Defense Force, one of the groups fighting the Myanmar military after the Feb.1 coup ... The armed conflict in the country has worsened, with the birth of new resistance groups, triggering the exodus of thousands of Myanmar citizens into neighboring India.
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‘A living hell’: Churches, clergy targeted by Myanmar military

Al Jazeera 14 Oct 2021
Last month, Myanmar soldiers gunned down Cung Biak Hum, a 31-year-old Baptist pastor, while he rushed to help put out a fire caused by military shelling. As his town of Thantlang in Myanmar’s northwestern Chin State went up in flames, soldiers sawed off the pastor’s finger and stole his wedding ring.
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India slips to 101st rank in Global Hunger Index 2021; behind Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal

India TV 14 Oct 2021
In 2020, India was ranked 94th out of 107 countries. Now with 116 countries in the fray, it has dropped to 101st rank ... Neighbouring countries like Nepal (76), Bangladesh (76), Myanmar (71) and Pakistan (92) are also in the 'alarming' hunger category, but have fared better at feeding its citizens than India, according to the report ....
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