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UN finds ‘systemic failures’ in its Rohingya response

The United Nations experienced “systemic failures” in its handling of the situation in Myanmar leading up to the 2017 mass exodus of Rohingya, a UN report said on Monday. The finding came after UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in February ordered the internal review of the world body’s operations […]


Intellectual giant Girish Karnad remembered

Mumbai/New Delhi, Jun 10: Political leaders, theatre personalities, artistes and film personalities on Monday remembered Girish Karnad as a brilliant playwright-actor-director who left an indelible mark in art and cinema.  Karnad, 81, died on Monday after prolonged illness at his Bengaluru residence. He was a progressive voice that championed […]