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Villagers scammed by land broker

Source: The Phnom Penh Post

Dozens of villagers in Kandal province are accusing a local land dealer of cheating them out of thousands of dollars by promising them jobs in Japan that never materialised. 210 more words

Human Rights

Malaysia’s Leading News Portal, Malaysiakini, lives on

January 23, 2018

Malaysia’s Leading News Portal, Malaysiakini, lives on

by Mariam Mokhtar

http://www.asiasentinel.com

https://www.asiasentinel.com/politics/malaysiakini-imperiled-lawsuit-reversal/

Thanks to the overwhelming support of generous Malaysians and others, the famous Malaysiakini duo, Premesh Chandran and Steven Gan , survive to fight again for freedom and justice. 1,478 more words

Democracy

Algeria: New Trials Shake Ahmadi Minority

More Than 50 Tried in December on Charges Relating to Religion

(Beirut) – Algerian authorities have stepped up trials of members of the Ahmadiyya religious minority on charges related to the exercise of their religion, Human Rights Watch said today. 1,012 more words

Ahmadiyyat: True Islam

The Routledge Handbook of Community Development - Perspectives from Around the Globe. Edited by Sue Kenny, Brian McGrath, Rhonda Phillips.

 The Routledge Handbook of Community Development explores community development theory and practice across the world. The book provides perspectives about community development as an interactive, relevant and sometimes contradictory way to address issues impacting the human condition. 215 more words

Worldwide

The Candid Message of the Women’s March and Lessons we can Learn from it

One year after over 5 million people of all ages, tribes, religions and socioeconomic statuses protested the inauguration of President Donald Trump into office, another rally was held last Saturday, January 20th, 2018 in several cities across the United States, and indeed around the globe to convey a… 922 more words

People Development

Who should Malaysians turn to next?

January  23, 2018

Who should Malaysians turn to next?

Opinion: Daughter of Former Prime Minster Mahathir Mohamad asks whether the big promises of Malaysia’s ruling party will be enough to gain back the public’s trust and win them power yet again. 1,123 more words

Politics

Cate Blanchett, Elton John, Shah Rukh Khan Receive Davos Human Rights Awards

Film star Cate Blanchett, singer-songwriter Elton John and Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan received awards at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Monday for their work raising awareness about human rights issues. 195 more words

Human Rights