April 25, 2018

Gwadar Port aims to become new Dubai

Karachi (HRNW): For over a decade, Pakistani officials have dreamed of transforming the small but strategically located fishing port of Gwadar into a duty-free port and free economic zone – Pakistan’s answer to Dubai. The aim…




Police free detained students and lecturers

Latin America (HRNW): Nicaraguan police have released dozens of students and lecturers arrested in protests triggered by planned changes to the social security system. Some students said they had been beaten and tortured by police while…



Indonesian children marry despite outcry

Asia (HRNW): Two Indonesian children got married in Sulawesi this week, after a long battle to do so which drew nationwide attention and criticism. The 15-year-old boy and 14-year-old girl had sought permission from a religious…