FIFA World Cup 2022: Qataris Wear Pro-Palestinian Armbands Amid 'OneLove' Row

A handful of Qataris wore armbands featuring a pro-Palestinian design at the Japan-Germany World Cup match on Wednesday. The black-and-white design of the keffiyeh scarf is synonymous with the Palestinian cause. Germany’s Interior Minister Nancy Faeser sported the OneLove armband, which promotes inclusion and opposes discrimination.
#NancyFaeser #FIFAWorldCup202 #Palestinian #Germany #News #Sports #Football


6 days ago

Fears raised for Qataris if they support LGBTQ+ rights during World Cup

LGBT residents of Qatar face persecution if they stand up for gay rights during the World Cup. Raising the rainbow flag, engaging in chants or even liking pro-LGBTQ+ content on social media may leave a trail of evidence. Homosexuality is illegal in Qatar, with punishments of up to seven years in jail possible.
#TheGuardian #WorldCup #Qataris #Qatar #News #Sports #Football


1 months ago

Tech Tok: Cold War on internet targets US airports

A coordinated denial-of-service attack by pro-Russia hackers rendered websites of some major US airports unreachable on Monday. The attacks were allegedly orchestrated by a shadowy group that calls itself Killnet. The group published a target list on its Telegram channel on the eve of the attacks, reports say.
#Killnet #ColdWar #Russia #News #Technology #Internet


1 months ago

Retired military leaders to help supply protective gear to war-hit Ukraine

Panel of retired military leaders will advise pro-Ukraine campaign on the procurement of protective gear for Ukrainian defense forces. Panel of four includes former commander of US forces in Afghanistan David Petraeus, former NATO commander Wesley Clark and former Dutch defense chief Dick Lodewijk Berlijn.
#DavidPetraeus #NATO #pro #Ukrainian #Afghanistan #LawGovernment #Military


4 months ago

Ukraine war: British man Paul Urey captured by pro-Russian separatists dies in captivity

The 45-year-old was labelled a mercenary and was held by the invading troops among the prisoners of war. His family was contacted by the UK foreign office about his detention by Moscow's military forces. They had told the Field Officer that they had begged him not to go into the war zone.
#PaulUrey #British #pro #Moscow #PeopleSociety #SensitiveSubjects #LawGovernment


4 months ago

Referendum on Zaporizhzhia's accession to Russia in 'early autumn', confirms region's head

Yevgeny Balitsky, head of Zaporizhzhia’s pro-Russian military-civilian administration, has said that the referendum on the region's accession to Russia will take place in early autumn this year. He said that all organizational mechanisms are being prepared for the process. The statement comes amid ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine.
#YevgenyBalitsky #Russian #Zaporizhzhia #LawGovernment #Government


4 months ago

Mahatma’s statue sprayed with pro-Khalistan graffiti in Toronto

The statue was sprayed with pro-Khalistan graffiti along with abusive terms aimed at Gandhi. Video of the incident, apparently taken during the night when it was vandalised, was shared on social media by some Pakistan-origin handles. The 20-foot-tall bronze statue is situated in the Peace Park at the temple.
#Gandhi #HindustanTimes #Pakistan #pro #PeacePark #PeopleSociety


4 months ago

Kumar Vishwas' security enhanced to Y+ category following Centre's threat assessment

Former AAP leader Kumar Vishwas's security has been upgraded to 'Y+' category from 'Y' category. Earlier, he was accorded with a 'Y’ category security because of the threat against him from certain pro-Khalistani factions. Following a review of incidents being reported from Punjab, the central government has decided to upgrade the security.
#KumarVishwas #AAP #pro #Khalistani #Punjab #News #Politics #LawGovernment


4 months ago

Bulgaria approves accession protocols for Sweden & Finland's NATO membership: Report

Bulgarian parliament approves accession protocols for Sweden and Finland to formally join NATO. All parliamentary parties supported the move, with the exception of pro-Russian nationalist 'Vazrazhdane (Revival)' party. Finland and Sweden formally received invitations to join the intergovernmental alliance at the NATO summit in Madrid at the end of June after they submitted their membership applications on May 18.
#NATO #Bulgarian #pro #Sweden #LawGovernment #Government #Reference


4 months ago

Mahatma Gandhi statue vandalised in Canada by Khalistan supporters; India demands action

A statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Richmond Hill, Canada was vandalized by alleged pro-Khalistan supporters. The 5-metre tall statue is located at the Vishnu temple in the area of Yonge Street and Garden Avenue. Sikhs for Justice (SFJ)- an outfit that has been outlawed in India since 2019 is responsible for this incident.
#MahatmaGandhi #SikhsforJustice #pro #Khalistan #RichmondHill #PeopleSociety


4 months ago

Ukraine: 5 civilians killed, 18 wounded after heavy shelling by Russia

Most of the deaths occurred in Donetsk province, which is part of a region where pro-Russia separatists have fought for eight years. The city of Bakhmut faced particularly heavy shelling as the current focus of Russia's offensive. Ukrainian and Russian officials are expected to meet face-to-face Wednesday for the first time in months.
#HindustanTimes #pro #Russia #Donetsk #SensitiveSubjects


4 months ago

UK claims anti-Russian sentiments in occupied regions of Ukraine very high

Russia likely to gain control over several small towns in the Donbas region, including Siversk and Dolyna. The urban areas of Slovyansk and Kramatorsk likely remain principal objectives for this phase of the operation. UK MoD underscored that anti-Russian sentiments in the occupied region are leading to Russian and pro-Russian officials being targeted. Russian-appointed administration in Velykyy Burluk confirmed that one of its mayors was killed in a car bombing.
#Russian #Russia #SensitiveSubjects #LawGovernment


4 months ago

Putin to be called Russia's 'ruler' instead of 'President'; proposal reaches Parliament

Russian President Vladimir Putin is being suggested to be called a “ruler” rather than “President” by a pro-Kremlin party. The Nationalist Liberal Democratic Party (LDPR) proposed replacing the term “president” with “pravitel” which means ‘ruler.” The party's proposal to call Putin Russia’s ‘Supreme Ruler’ was rejected by State Duma in 2020.
#VladimirPutin #NationalistLiberalDemocraticParty #Russian #Kremlin #News #Politics #LawGovernment


4 months ago

Vladimir Putin Says if West Wants to Defeat Russia on Battlefield, 'Let them Try'

President Vladimir Putin delivers one of his strongest speeches since he sent troops to Ukraine on February 24. Putin also raged against “totalitarian liberalism” that he said the West has sought to impose on the entire world. He said Moscow’s intervention in the pro-Western country marked the beginning of a shift to a “multi-polar world.
#VladimirPutin #pro #Western #Russia #News #Politics #LawGovernment


4 months ago

UK court fines firm over Republic TV show

Aneel Mussarat, a British businessman of Pakistani origin, was referred to as an ‘ISI stooge’ on the show. His photograph was also broadcast along with captions that read: “Should Bollywood declare any links to pro-Pakistan, pro-terror, anti-India individuals and groups?”
#AneelMussarat #ISI #British #Pakistani #Pakistan #LawGovernment #Government #CourtsJudiciary


4 months ago

Russia-Ukraine war: Pro-Moscow Mariupol MP Vadym Novynsky resigns from Parliament

Vadym Novynsky, a pro-Russian lawmaker from Ukraine, has decided to resign from Parliament. According to Forbes, he is also Ukraine's eighth-richest person. He was also a member of the pro-Kremlin Opposition Bloc that was disbanded in June.
#VadymNovynsky #Mariupol #Pro #pro #Ukraine #News


4 months ago

Haryana: Man got paid $1000 dollars for writing pro-Khalistani slogans in Karnal; arrested

Accused arrested by Haryana Police for writing pro-Khalistani slogans in Karnal. The accused was identified as Manjeet, a resident of Patiala. Accused was given $1000 by a US-based person for doing this work. On June 20, slogans were found written on walls of two educational institutions.
#Manjeet #pro #Khalistani #Karnal #LawGovernment #Legal #PublicSafety


4 months ago

Karnataka textbook controversy: The chapter so far…

Last week, Karnataka’s Education Department ordered eight corrections in school textbooks. Opposition parties have accused the government of pushing a right-wing, conservative, pro-Hindutva ideology. Hindu groups and political outfits alleged that textbooks currently in circulation in the state contained offensive content on Brahmins.
#EducationDepartment #Hindutva #Hindu #Karnataka #JobsEducation #Education


4 months ago

Patiala man held for writing pro-Khalistan slogans in Karnal

Karnal police say they have arrested a Punjab-based man for his alleged involvement in writing pro-Khalistan slogans on the walls of two education institutions in the city. The arrested man has been identified as Manjeet of Duladi village in Patiala. The police said that another accused, Resham Singh, a resident of Barnala, was still at large.
#Manjeet #Punjab #pro #Karnal #SensitiveSubjects #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


4 months ago

Intelligence agencies sound alert on possible attack on pro-Hindutva leaders in Pune

The killing of a pharmacist in Amravati and tailor Kanhaiya Lal in Udaipur over their support to suspended Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Nupur Sharma has put the Pune police on alert. The police have asked Anand Dave, president of Brahman Mahasangh, to be ‘cautious’ while reacting on social media.
#KanhaiyaLal #BharatiyaJanataParty #pro #Hindutva #Amravati #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #News


4 months ago

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