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Parliament passes controversial child labour bill | Reuters

Parliament on Tuesday approved a controversial law that would allow children to work for family businesses, despite widespread concern by the United Nations and other rights advocates that it will push more children into labour. 428 more words

Economics

Highlights Of The Day - Day 2

Esther Ng, Head of Press Corps

Once again, the Press Corps are having a feature on all the highlights of Day 2! Here, we will provide you with content that we got from chairs, delegates, and note-passers. 550 more words

ASEAN Future Council

Highlights of the Day - Day 1

Esther Ng, Head of Press Corps

We hope Day 1 was great for everyone! To give everyone a break from the serious and highbrow debate, let us have some lighthearted content at DHAP Press!  338 more words

ASEAN Future Council

Pakistan: “You can’t spell crisis without ISIS”

Amidala Lee, Bangkok Post

The discussion on the Syrian War Crisis by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) was spearheaded by the delegates of Russia and United States, and revolved around the methods of defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). 761 more words

Bangkok Post - Thailand

Pakistani Delegate: “So what if I remove Assad?”

Benjamin Guo, Thanh Nien

“The United Nations General Assembly should move away from the issue of President Assad’s regime and focus on the issue that matters: ISIL, who are wreaking havoc and causing the lives of countless number of people,” prompts the Delegate representing Pakistan at the General Assembly. 436 more words

Thanh Nien - Vietnam

Nuclear History: A Dramatic Address and a Long Ovation

Then President Dwight D. Eisenhower can be seen here just after delivering a dramatic address to the United Nations General Assembly, in New York City. The address was given on Dec. 80 more words

Nuclear History

An Update on Jamaica’s Concerns About Its Nationals at Trinidad Airport

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Kamina Johnson Smith provided this update today. She also noted that the issue will be on the agenda of the upcoming CARICOM Heads of Government meeting in July. 25 more words