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India journalist Mohammed Zubair arrested for 2018 Twitter post | Freedom of the Press News

India journalist Mohammed Zubair arrested for 2018 Twitter post | Freedom of the Press News

New Delhi, India – Police in the Indian capital have arrested journalist Mohammed Zubair on charges of hurting religious sentiments for a tweet he posted in 2018. Zubair, co-founder of fact-checking website Alt News, was arrested Monday night in New Delhi and spent a day in police custody, officials and media reports said. Zubair was …

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‘Cold War mentality’: China’s Xi denounces ‘abuse of sanctions’ | Russia-Ukraine war News

‘Cold War mentality’: China’s Xi denounces ‘abuse of sanctions’ | Russia-Ukraine war News

Chinese President Xi Jinping has said the world should oppose unilateral sanctions and efforts by some countries to maintain their political and military power, a veiled attack on the United States and its allies for opposition to the war in Ukraine. Xi’s comments on Thursday at the virtual meeting of the leaders of Brazil, Russia, …

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Muslim teenager Mudassir Alam was killed at a protest in India. His family wants answers

Muslim teenager Mudassir Alam was killed at a protest in India. His family wants answers

Images posted on social media from the June 10 protest show Mudassir Alam, 15, raising his fist in the air as the crowd chants, “Long live Islam.” More shots ring out and Mudassir falls to the ground. “He is dead!” yells a bystander, as people try to stem the flow of blood from a wound …

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Putin says Russia is rerouting trade to China and India

Putin says Russia is rerouting trade to China and India

London CNN Business — President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that Russia is diverting trade to “trusted international partners” such as Brazil, India, China and South Africa, as the West tries to sever economic ties. “We are actively engaged in redirecting our foreign trade flows and economic contacts towards reliable international partners, primarily the BRICS countries,” …

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