Women's Separatist Group Opposes Sex Education in Kashmir
The women's separatist
outfit, Dukhtaran-e-Milat (DeM) Monday opposed introduction of sex education in Kashmir schools despite officials having no such plans.
Addressing a media conference here, Asiya Andrabi, the DeM chief said, "We shall oppose tooth and nail the nefarious Indian designs...
Manipur Pharmacies Shut Down Fearing Separatist Threats
Separatists in Manipur are literally holding the state to ransom with businesses, including pharmacies, closed during the weekend following huge extortion notices slapped by rebels.
Pharmacies across the state downed their shutters for two days until Sunday after a rebel group demanded Rs....
Launch of Asia Research News 2009
...countries First digital database of Chinese head and face shapes Robotic help for ageing population Comparative study of the Basque and More separatist
movements Plants to improve human health Making recycling paper environmentally friendly Rice husks to the rescue
Free copies are avail...
Physicians for Human Rights Calls for the Release of Sri Lankan Doctors
...onnel in the conflict zone.
The Sri Lankan Army declared an end to the war on May 17 after defeating the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) separatist
forces. The Tamil Tigers acknowledged its own defeat the following day. While the SLA stated it had "rescued" all remaining Tamil Internally...
Lutheran World Relief Responds to Escalating Conflict in Sri Lanka
...ire/ -- Lutheran World Relief is responding to the urgent humanitarian needs of people displaced by fighting between the Sri Lankan government and the separatist
group Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).
Armed conflict in Sri Lanka continues to escalate as government forces intensify operations to sei...
Kashmir Battles Alarming Increase in Suicides
... There has been an alarming rise in the number of suicides ever since a separatist
campaign erupted in Jammu and Kashmir way back in 1989 . Unfortunately, most such incidents have gone unnoticed.
Although police records show ...
Thai Separatists Burn School, Kill Four
...len victim to violence in the region since January 2004, when a decades-old separatist
struggle turned to more brutal tactics such as beheadings and terrorising i...provinces came under direct rule of the Thai bureaucracy in 1902.
struggle took off in the 1950s, fuelled by government efforts to suppress t...
Indonesia's Acehnese Suffer High Rates of Mental Trauma
...e deal was struck two years ago. More than a quarter were beaten and 38 percent had had a family member or friend killed during the unrest between the separatist
Free Aceh Movement (GAM) and government forces, the report said, according to an IOM press release.
The affected Acehnese, if left untreated,...
Cancer-hit Geelani to Travel Abroad for Specialized Treatment
... Kashmiri separatist
leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, diagnosed with renal...nce in the capital.
Doctors have advised the separatist
leader to go abroad and undergo specialised treatm...r with Pakistan.
Geelani broke away from the separatist
All Parties Hurriyat Conference in 2003, alleging ...
Malaria Epidemic Forces Assam Rebels Out Of The Jungle
... Dozens of separatist
guerrillas in Assam were forced out of the jungles not by the armed forces, but by the mosquitoes, seeking treatment for malaria.//
A police spok...