Indian Capital’s Riot-Ravaged District Struggles to Pick Up Pieces

A week after communal riots ravaged a district in the Indian capital, men sift through torched motorcycles to see if they can salvage anything to sell, and a group of Muslims sit despondently outside a charred showroom for auto rickshaws, while dozens of homes in inner lanes lie empty as Muslims flee in fear. Every few meters, paramilitary soldiers stand guard on the arterial road that runs through the densely…

Indian Capital’s Riot-Ravaged District Struggles to Pick Up Pieces

A week after communal riots ravaged a district in the Indian capital, men sift through torched motorcycles to see if they can salvage anything to sell, and a group of Muslims sit despondently outside a charred showroom for auto rickshaws, while dozens of homes in inner lanes lie empty as Muslims flee in fear. Every few meters, paramilitary soldiers stand guard on the arterial road that runs through the densely…

Twenty-first Century Must Be ‘Century of Women’s Equality’, Secretary-General Says in Remarks at The New School

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' remarks on women and power at The New School in New York today:It is a great pleasure to be here today. Thank you for honouring me with this degree, and, through me, the United Nations and our staff around the world.The New School is a special place.I am an engineer by training and physics has been the biggest intellectual passion of my life. But…

Twenty-first Century Must Be ‘Century of Women’s Equality’, Secretary-General Says in Remarks at The New School

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' remarks on women and power at The New School in New York today:It is a great pleasure to be here today. Thank you for honouring me with this degree, and, through me, the United Nations and our staff around the world.The New School is a special place.I am an engineer by training and physics has been the biggest intellectual passion of my life. But…

Twenty-first Century Must Be ‘Century of Women’s Equality’, Secretary-General Says in Remarks at The New School

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' remarks on women and power at The New School in New York today:It is a great pleasure to be here today. Thank you for honouring me with this degree, and, through me, the United Nations and our staff around the world.The New School is a special place.I am an engineer by training and physics has been the biggest intellectual passion of my life. But…

Twenty-first Century Must Be ‘Century of Women’s Equality’, Secretary-General Says in Remarks to New School

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' remarks on women and power to the New School, in New York today:It is a great pleasure to be here today. Thank you for honouring me with this degree, and, through me, the United Nations and our staff around the world.The New School is a special place.I am an engineer by training and physics has been the biggest intellectual passion of my life. But…

Senior State Department Official On Developments in South Sudans Peace Process

MODERATOR: Thanks for being here. Today we have [Senior State Department Official] whos going to talk to us about developments in South Sudan. The attribution for this talk will be background senior State Department official. Sir go ahead.SENIOR STATE DEPARTMENT OFFICIAL: Okay. Well I dont know how much � how closely you all follow the South Sudan peace process but theres a lot of peace processes in the world and…

Ethiopia Skips Latest US Talks With Egypt Over Dam Dispute

Ethiopia will skip the latest round of U.S.-brokered talks this week on a disputed Nile dam project with Egypt and Sudan the countrys water ministry announced Wednesday.A final deal on the massive Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam had been expected this month but U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in his Ethiopia visit last week that an agreement now might take months as a great deal of work remains.The dispute…