August 6th, 2014
A city in China's mainly Muslim Xinjiang region has banned people with large beards or Islamic clothing from travelling on public buses, state media said, prompting outrage from an overseas rights group on Wednesday. Authorities in Karamay banned people wearing hijabs, niqabs, burkas, or clothing with the Islamic star and crescent symbol from taking local buses, the Karamay Daily reported. The ...August 28th, 2014
Philosopher Bertrand Russell, in 1920, had written that “all the world will be vitally affected by the growth in China which will prove key either for good or evil in the next two centuries.”August 26th, 2014
URUMQI, China - Memetuhut Memetrozi, co-founder of the terrorist East Turkestan Islamic Movement, has urged young people not to be tricked by religious extremists or to become one, as he once did. The 41-year-old made the remarks during his latest confession, according to a transcript released by Xinjiang No 1 Prison on Tuesday. He is currently serving a life sentence for secession in the prison ...August 21st, 2014
Financial access in Latin American countries remains at similar levels to those in Central Asia, South Asia and Eastern Europe, but lower than East Asia and the developed economies. According to World.......August 26th, 2014
The Indonesia stock market has finished lower now in three straight sessions, giving away almost 60 points or 1.2 percent along the way. The Jakarta Composite Index ended just above the 5,145-point plateau, although the market is looking at a firm open on Wednesday.