important topics for April 24, 2014
- Xinjiang Riots
- The July 2009 Xinjiang riots were a series of violent riots over several days that broke out on 5 July 2009 in Urumqi, the capital city of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR), in northwestern People's Republic of China (PRC). The first day's rioting, which involved at least 1,000 Uyghurs,... << read more >>
- World Health Organization
- It was established on 7 April 1948, with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Since then, it's played a major role in the eradication of smallpox, yaws, onchocerciasis, SARS and many other infectious diseases.
- Mir Hossein Mousavi
- In 2009 Iranian Presidential election, Mousavi came out of semi-retirement and ran as one of two Reformist candidates against the Administration of incumbent President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. However he failed to win the election, and following alleged vote rigging and manipulation, his campaign... << read more >>