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Modi's main problem is his view of himself

Modi's main problem is his view of himself

Show me the man and I will show you the rule is an old game in the bureaucracy. It has its origins in Hammurabi's code and the Manusmriti. Both prescribed different punishments for the same crime depending on your wealth (Hammurabi) or caste (Manu). Sify, 1 month ago
New whine from old aunts, 1 month ago
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ISIS Persecution of Religious Minorities in Iraq

Iraqi ethnic and religious minority populations suffer acutely. Dr William Warda from Hammurabi Human Right Organization, speak about Hammurabi' documented
 Special Broadcasting Service21 minutes ago US House Hearing Focuses on Christian Persecution in Iraq  Special Broadcasting Service1 month ago U.S. Congressional Hearing Held on Plight of Christians in Iraq and Syria  Zenit1 month ago US House holds hearing on persecution of Christians in Syria, Iraq  Catholic World News1 month ago

Building codes from Mesopotamia to Ohio

The ancient Babylonian laws known as the Code of Hammurabi , dating back to Mesopotamia in 1772 B.C., probably featured the world's first building codes. Although Ohio is a long way from Mesopotamia, that thought came to my mind as I joined about 30 ...
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"Since the early days of the crisis, we took initiatives in the field access to most of the population displaced from Mosul and from some areas of the Nineveh Plain and provided assistance to more than 3000 displaced Christians in areas along the ...
 Special Broadcasting Service1 month ago

September 6 Report on North Iraq -- Forced Marriages and Conversions, Looting

Posted 2014-09-07 02:03 GMT Assyrian refugee child in Ankawa, Iraq. Assyrian refugees in Ankawa, Iraq.(AINA) -- The Hammurabi Human Rights Organization * has issued its latest report, dated September 6, 2014, on the situation in North Iraq. In ...
 AINA1 month ago August 28 Report on North Iraq -- Looting, Homeless Children and Epidemics  AINA1 month ago Iraq Voids Real Estate Sales in ISIS Controlled Areas  AINA1 month ago Increasing Calls for Military Intervention to Save Assyrians and Yazidis  AINA2 months ago

Iraqi Government is Stingy with Aid to Persecuted Yazidi and Christian Refugees

Iraqi Christian home marked for dispossession by Islamic State The Hammurabi Human Rights Organization, a non-governmental human rights advocacy agency endorsed by the U.S., has issued a report on the status of refugees in Iraq, especially on the ...
 Cutting Edge News1 month ago
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5 Vintage Urban Legends And Myths That Still Creep Us Out

Samantha T. Photography via It's that time of the year again. Store shelves are fully stocked with seasonal candies, there are pumpkins all over your neighborhood and you're stressing over a costume -- yep, Halloween is almost upon us. And ...
 Huffington Post22 hours ago

CM seeks refuge in idioms now

Patna, Oct. 18: Doctors want an apology from chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi, within 24 hours, for his hands would be chopped remark, but the latter sought refuge in idioms. After an emergency meeting, officials at the state chapter of Indian ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 days ago

Winona: The Princess of Hillsdale County

"Well if you don't like it, why don't you kill me?" And Winona Baw Beese plunged the knife deep into her husband's heart. Winona was brought to the center of the village, where her father, mumbling and chanting spiritual hymns, bound his ...
 Individual.com4 days ago

Ethical Dilemmas Faced by the Team Physician

Overlooked in Sports Medicine Education? Mats Börjesson, Jon Karlsson Disclosures Br J Sports Med.2014;48(19):1398-1399. Abstract and Introduction Introduction The oldest known ethical rules for physicians are found in the 282 Hammurabi ...
 Medscape5 days ago
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