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The young rebels risking their lives for the future
Opponents of Myanmar's military coup face daily threats and violence, and yet defiance continues.
Pope Francis and top Shia cleric Ali al-Sistani discuss plight of Iraq's Christians
The Catholic leader has historic talks with Iraq's Shia Muslim leader, Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani.
International Women’s Day, 2021 - A Just COVID-19 Recovery – Not Without Women’s Leadership
NEW YORK, Mar 05 (IPS) - Almost exactly a year ago today, I packed my computer and a couple of necessities in the office...
International Women’s Day, 2021 - Recognizing Rural Women as Central to Cost-COVID Recovery: An Imperative for International Women’s Day
ROME, Mar 06 (IPS) - In times of crisis, policymakers have a tendency to prioritize economic recovery while leaving “soci...
Pope Francis and top Shia cleric Ali al-Sistani discuss safety of Iraqi Christians
The Catholic leader has historic talks with Iraq's Shia Muslim leader, Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani.
Women Are the Future of Africas COVID-19 Recovery
NAIROBI, Mar 06 (IPS) - This article is part of a series of stories and op-eds launched by IPS on the occasion of this ye...
Phulkari: The women saving India's intricate flower embroidery
Phulkari's existence is under threat from modern embroidery techniques.
Amanpour: Harry and Meghan Oprah interview 'won't be an easy ride'
Christiane Amanpour, the chief international anchor of the news channel CNN, was interviewed by Oprah in 2005.