Day: August 1, 2020

‘India’s actions in Kashmir, part of majoritarian agenda’

August 1, 2020

The annexation of the disputed territory of Jammu and Kashmir on Aug. 5 last year has evoked international anguish against India, said Pakistan’s former top diplomat.   In an interview with Anadolu Agency on the eve of the first anniversary of India’s revoking the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, former Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad […]

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Cameroon army spearheads fight against COVID-19

August 1, 2020

Atonfack Guemo, the Defense Ministry’s head of communication, spoke to Anadolu Agency, detailing the army’s involvement in the fight against the current health crisis.   Guemo said that despite Boko Haram’s attacks in the north and the so-called anglophone crisis, “the link between the army and the nation has been amply valued.”   “As in […]

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Environmental disasters across world in July 2020

August 1, 2020

Numerous environmental disasters occurred across the world in the month of July which included forest fires in Ukraine, a storm in Russia, landslides in Myanmar, Nepal, China and many flash floods caused by heavy rains.   Here is a timeline compiled by Anadolu Agency   July 1:   – Powerful floods affect over 1.4 million […]

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Climate strikes, environmental protests in July 2020

August 1, 2020

People across the world continued staging strikes, demonstrations and protests all through the month of July, calling for action against climate change.   Activists and concerned citizens alike held massive virtual events last month, which mostly replaced actual events four months ago due to the global outbreak of the novel coronavirus.   They included protests […]

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Global environmental developments in July 2020

August 1, 2020

July saw a number of reports about illegal wildlife trade and species that are under threat of extinction as well as Vietnam’s ban of import of wildlife products.   Here is a look at environmental developments, reports, events, and stories during that month compiled by Anadolu Agency.   July 1:   – The area of […]

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‘Kashmiri feel humiliated by India’s annexation move’

August 1, 2020

Former Indian government mediator for Kashmir Radha Kumar has said that Kashmiri people are feeling humiliated by India’s decisions taken last year on Aug. 5, involving repealing the special status and dividing of the region into two centrally administered territories.   She said there was a great deal of fear in the Kashmir Valley.   […]

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CGTN:Why Chinese military enjoys extensive support from the people

August 1, 2020

BEIJING, Aug. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Two serious disasters stroke China this year – the COVID-19 pandemic and catastrophic floods along the Yangtze River in a scale unprecedented in over two decades. The Chinese military troops have played significant roles in disaster relief. Officially known as the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA), the country’s military […]

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Rihanna Launches Fenty Skin

August 1, 2020

Clean, Uncomplicated, Effective Skincare for All “Fenty Skin is my vision of the new culture of skincare – I wanted to create amazing products that really work, that are easy to use, and everyone can apply it.” – Rihanna SAN FRANCISCO, July 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Rihanna, in partnership with Kendo Brands, a LVMH-owned beauty […]

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