Australia Today: Organiser of asylum seeker boats sentenced to 10 years in jail

Newsroom24x7 Desk Iraqi national, 43-year-old Sayed Omeid was sentenced on 20 May 2015 to ten years imprisonment, with a non-parole period of six and a half years for his role as an organiser of two asylum seeker boats carrying a total of 555 passengers from Indonesia to Christmas Island in 2001. The case presented by… Read More Australia Today: Organiser of asylum seeker boats sentenced to 10 years in jail

On India’s Century: How Narendra Modi can propel India to move forward as a global power

Thinking Beyond Anoop Swarup As we celebrate one year of Narendra Modi government, the May 18th issue of Time carries a portrait of Narendra Modi on its cover and the Editor Nancy Gibbs goes at length to state that though Barack Obama may be the leader of the world’s most powerful democracy, the distinction of… Read More On India’s Century: How Narendra Modi can propel India to move forward as a global power