MISNA

MISNA, or the Missionary International Service News Agency, provides daily news ‘from, about and for’ the 'world’s Souths', not just in the geographical sense, since December 1997.

Philippines' Benigno S. Aquino III
Philippines' Benigno S. Aquino III


Philippines: President Aquino Rejects Calls To Step Down

Philippines President Benigno Aquino has once again rejected calls to step down ahead of the end of his term in June 2016, despite mounting pressures from the political opposition, civil society sectors and the military (officially denied, though perceptible to the point of the media suggesting the risk of a coup), reports MISNA. Setting aside […]

Sri Lanka seen from space
Sri Lanka seen from space


Sri Lanka: Tamil Party Dismayed Over Delay Of UNHRC Report

Sri Lanka’s main Tamil party expressed dismay over the United Nation’s decision to delay a report on the human rights situation in the country by six months. “The Tamil people are highly disappointed and dismayed by your announcement on February 16, to delay the investigation on Sri Lanka”, M.K. Shivajilingam, northern provincial councilor of the […]