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This is what really happened to Zainab Ansari, the eight-year-old girl raped and murdered in Pakistan

The rape and murder of Zainab Ansari sent far-reaching shockwaves across Pakistan after the eight-year-old’s body was found at a rubbish tip in eastern Pubjab on Tuesday.  Protests in Lahore, Karachi and Kasur, east Punjab – where she lived – spilled over into violence as police, accused of not doing enough to find the …

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Reuters journalists covering Rohingya Muslim crisis charged by Myanmar

Prosecutors in Myanmar have formally charged two Reuters reporters who were covering the country’s Rohingya crisis with violating the Official Secrets Act. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were arrested after police accused them of violating the colonial-era law by acquiring “important secret papers” from two policemen. The act dates back to …

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