A report tells of a significant increase in riots, demonstrations and vandalism ahead of a post-COVID-19 world. The Allianz group says there will be more civil unrest which is the main political risk exposure for companies. The Covid-19 pandemic is a key driver behind the rise of civil unrest. It has both magnified underlying long-standing […]
The arrest of Disha Ravi, a 21-year-old climate activist, has Time magazine questioning US President Joe Biden on his ignorance of the state of India’s democracy. Time is now asking whether Biden and the United States can overlook India’s fast-declining democratic standards. The daily assaults on civil liberties and the threats to India’s Muslim minority […]
Wadah, a group of Malaysian NGO’s urges the Saudi authorities to hold to the previous fatwa that declares the Brotherhood non-violent
ABIM, the Malaysian Muslim Youth Organisation, criticises the government of India for its silence and for failing to keep peace in New Delhi. A recent spate of attacks against Muslims in the Hindu dominated city resulted in deaths, carnage and the violation of the sanctity of Masjids. “We see this tense situation as a failure […]
New York Times says the United Nations found in 2018 that just 18 percent of documented murders of women in Afghanistan led to legal action against the perpetrator.
A recent spate of violence in the country, with gangs and rivals taking revenge for attacks on religious sites, is upsetting the country where all religions live together peacefully, side-by-side. The sporadic violence could be the beginning of the end of an era in Mauritius. A sudden population shift could be the reason for […]