Day: April 28, 2020

Saudi Arabia Bans Executions For Minors

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as part of its modernization program, has banned the death penalty for crimes committed by minors. The decision made by King Salman followed the announcement that flogging will also be banned. Capital punishment is a long-standing practice in the kingdom, with it being part of

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Bill Gates Warned Us: Nobody Listened

Speaking before a Vancouver audience at a March 2015 TED Conference, Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates predicted that “if anything kills over 10 million people in the next few decades, it’s most likely to be a highly infectious virus rather than a war.” Gates’s warning came amidst the West

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Ramadan And Covid-19: Mosques In Pakistan To Remain Open

This weekend, millions of Muslims around the world have welcomed the beginning of Ramadan. But this year, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, most countries have shut their places of worship during the holy month, encouraging believers to practice their religion at home instead. The Khana Ka’ba in Mecca, Saudi Arabia,

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