Canada calls for an immediate action to end the critical situation of Rohingya Muslims

The Canadian government demanded immediate action to end the critical and worsening situation of Rohingya Muslims in Arakan, Myanmar, and its impact on hundreds of thousands of civilians there and in neighboring Bangladesh

Hunger kills 397 Syrians in Eastern Ghouta under a regime siege since 2012 : NGO

Hunger has killed at least 397 civilians in the Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta, which has been under a regime siege since 2012

US weighs sanctions against Myanmar over Rohingya issue

The U.S. is considering new measures and targeted sanctions against Myanmar’s military over violence in Rakhine state, the State Department said

Human rights NGOs urge Greece to transfer refugees

Human rights organizations are urging the Greek authorities to alleviate living conditions for thousands of migrants reaching the country’s island from Turkey

Rohingya crisis: Australia pledges more aid as nurse describes scene worst she's encountered

Almost two months after the Rohingya crisis began, nearly 600,000 people have fled the military-led violence, and still more are on the way

WHO removes Robert Mugabe as goodwill ambassador after international outcry

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has been removed as a goodwill ambassador for the World Health Organisation following outrage among Western donors and rights groups at the appointment

?JFK assassination: What will the secret files have to say about the conspiracy theories

Later this week, we should get a chance to read previously secret files about the assassination of President John F Kennedy in 1963

Driver in Sydney charged after allegedly hitting police officer at 121kph to escape speeding fine

A man has been charged after he allegedly drove his car into a police officer to escape a speeding fine in Sydney's south-west

Malaysia has entered into a ‘no find, no fee’ arrangement with Ocean Infinity to find MH370

MALAYSIA has entered into a “no find, no fee” arrangement with Ocean Infinity in a bid to recover the missing MH370 plane and discover the fate of the 239 people on board

UN: Up to 12,000 Rohingya children flee violence weekly

More than 320,000 Rohingya Muslim refugee children have fled to southern Bangladesh from Myanmar since late August while up to 12,000 more are fleeing violence every week, the UN warned on Frida

Iraqi court issues warrant for arrest of Kurd region VP

A Baghdad court issued an arrest warrant for Kosrat Rasul, vice-president of northern Iraq’s Kurdish Regional Government (KRG)

International calls to hold those responsible for the Rohingya tragedies accountable

The United Kingdom’s ambassador to the United Nations, Matthew Rycroft, has called for accountability for the tragedies in Myanmar’s Arakan

Attack on mosque kills 20 in Central African Republic

More than 20 Muslims were killed in a mosque in the Central African Republic's southeast during Friday prayers, community leaders said Saturday

Topless Russian tourist dies after leaning out the window of a speeding car for a video

A TOPLESS Russian tourist has been killed in a horror road accident after hanging out the window of a speeding car

Ramallah govt to take charge of Gaza by Dec. 1

Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas have agreed to allow the Ramallah-based unity government to assume political and administrative control of the Gaza Strip by Dec.1

Myanmar army accuses Rohingya Muslims of burning their villages despite international reports

Myanmar army chief General Min Aung Hlaing on Thursday accused the Rohingya of burning their homes in Myanmar in order to continue the massive exodus of the Muslim minority towards Bangladesh

Hundreds of settlers storm Al-Aqsa complex for ‘Sukkot’

Hundreds of Jewish settlers on Tuesday forced their way into Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound to mark the Jewish holiday of Sukkot, a Palestinian official said

California wildfires: Ten dead, tens of thousands flee as fires rip through Napa, Orange County

Wildfires fanned by strong winds have ripped through Californian wine country, killing at least 10 people, forcing some 20,000 residents to flee and destroying 1,500 homes and businesses

Rohingya refugee boat capsizes on way to Bangladesh, 12 dead

A boat carrying Rohingya Muslim refugees to Bangladesh capsized and at least 12 people


On the occasion of World Mental Health Day, Médecins du Monde (MdM) emphasizes that mental healthcare must be a priority in crisis settings as we can experience in the context of the Syrian crisis