The UK government has inflicted ‘great misery’ on its people with ‘punitive, mean-spirited, and often callous’ austerity policies driven by a political desire to undertake social reengineering rather than economic necessity, the United Nations poverty envoy found.
More than four million people were excluded from a draft list of citizens released on Monday by a census official for India’s northeastern border state of Assam, in a long-running campaign against immigrants, sparking uncertainty about their future.
According to a recent Pew Research Center study, 11 percent of US adults still don't use the Internet. That's a significant change from 48 percent in 2000, but the study revealed that age remains a major factor, with 34 percent of senior citizens remaining offline.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi says the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran has the will and is seriously determined to further uphold citizens' rights based on the progressive Islamic principles and the Constitution.
India’s state of Assam has released a draft list of legal citizens living in the northeastern state amid widespread criticism from some 13 million people who have yet to be registered by the authorities.
Manchester City's 18-game Premier League winning run was ended by a goalless draw at Crystal Palace, which missed out on the chance to become the first team to beat Citizens in the league this season when it had an injury-time penalty saved.
The secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation (SCRF) warns that tens of thousands of US nationals will lose their lives in case a full military action on the Korean Peninsula breaks out.
Free access to information and cyberspace are among the rights of the Iranian citizens, President Hassan Rouhani said, addressing the First National Conference on Reporting the Progress and Solutions for Removing Obstacles to the Realization of Charter on Citizens’ Rights.