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These Images From The Earthquake's Aftermath In Iran Will Break Your Heart

More than 300 people have been killed after a powerful earthquake struck an area along the Iran–Iraq border on Sunday.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

A Prominent Russian Journalist Has Been Stabbed In Moscow

Tatiana Felgenhauer is the deputy editor-in-chief for and cohost of a popular morning radio show on Ekho Moskvy.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

Kenya's Opposition Supporters Are Celebrating After The Supreme Court Called For A New Election

The country's Supreme Court nullified the results of the election held last month and asked for a rerun in 60 days.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

South Asia Is Also Experiencing The Worst Flooding In Decades And The Photos Are Horrifying

Extreme rainfall has led to devastating floods across Nepal, India, and Bangladesh, killing nearly 1,400 people and displacing millions.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

Hundreds Gather Outside Moscow Court In Support Of Russian Director Detained On Fraud Charges

A Russian court has put prominent theater director Kirill Serebrennikov under house arrest over accusations of embezzling government funds, but his supporters say the charges are politically motivated.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

Hong Kong Has Jailed Three Prominent Young Activists Over Anti-China Protests

Joshua Wong, Alex Chow, and Nathan Law were handed six- to eight-month sentences for their roles in anti-government protests in 2014.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

Floods Left No Land To Bury A Dead Child. So His Family Left Him In The River.

Days of relentless rain has killed nearly 70 people and submerged 48,000 homes in Nepal.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

This American Grad Student Was Sentenced To 10 Years In Iranian Prison

Xiyue Wang, who was conducting research for his dissertation in Iran, has been charged with spying for the United States.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

China Released Edited Videos Of An Ailing Nobel Laureate — And Germany Is Not Happy

The videos appear to have been edited to show Western doctors praising the quality of treatment the Chinese were providing to Liu Xiaobo.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

This Man Is Trying To Rebuild A Library Burned Down By ISIS

The library at the University of Mosul was burned down by ISIS after it captured the city in 2014. One man is leading efforts to restock it with books.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

Tillerson Says North Korea's First Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Is A "New Escalation"

The US and South Korea have now conducted a joint military exercise to respond to North Korea's launch, firing their own missile into the South's territorial waters.

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Do These Grandparents Look Dangerous To You?

Muslims are sharing photos of their grandparents affected by the travel ban, following new guidelines that do not consider grandparents “close family relationship.”

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

These Pictures Show The 845-Year-Old Mosque Just Recaptured From ISIS

Mosul's al-Nuri mosque and al-Hadba minaret, which were built 845 years ago, were bombed by ISIS militants.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

The Company That Organized Otto Warmbier’s Trip Says It Will Stop Taking Americans To North Korea

Travel groups that arrange trips to North Korea are now reviewing whether to take US citizens to the country following Warmbier’s death on Monday.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

Video Of Ayatollah Khamenei Goes Viral After Iran Launches Strikes Inside Syria

"They cannot slap us. We will slap them," the country's supreme leader said in a message posted on Instagram.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

Erdogan Is Not Happy After The US Issued Arrest Warrants For His Bodyguards

"If my bodyguards cannot protect me then why am I bringing them to America with me?" Recep Tayyip Erdogan said at an event in Ankara.

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Meet The American Who Called Into Putin's Marathon Question And Answer Session

Arizona resident Jeremy Bowling loves reviewing movies, and trying to get Americans to understand that they've got Vladimir Putin all wrong.

Hayes Brown • One year ago

This Syrian Artist Wants World Leaders To Know What It Feels Like To Be Refugees

"Maybe they will feel what it feels like to be vulnerable," said Abdalla Al Omari, who created a series of paintings that show prominent world leaders as displaced civilians.

Anup Kaphle • One year ago

This Is What Happened When Marine Le Pen Went To Moscow

The French far-right leader cut short her scheduled program — and then met Russian President Vladimir Putin just one month before the French election.

Anup Kaphle • 2 years ago

A Russian Former MP And Putin Critic Was Just Shot And Killed In Ukraine

Denis Voronenkov fled to Ukraine last October and had taken on Ukrainian citizenship.

Anup Kaphle • 2 years ago