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  2. List of poisonous plants - Wikipedia

    They said "To the best of our knowledge, no plant in the world is responsible for as many deaths by suicide as the odollam tree." A related species is Cerbera tanghin, the seeds of which are known as tanghin poison nut and have been used as an 'ordeal poison'. Chelidonium majus: Also known as greater celandine.

  3. Human rights in Libya - Wikipedia

    December 2016, Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor issued a report regarding the violation of human rights in Libya. According to the report, since July 2014, Ganfoda has been besieged by Khalifa Haftar’s Libyan National Army forces; the civilian has suffered long-month power cut, resulting in shortage of food, water, and medicine.

  4. Pakistan - Wikipedia

    In the 1971 conflict over East Pakistan, the Jamaat-e-Islami fought the Bengali nationalists on the Pakistan Army's side. The conflict concluded with East Pakistan seceding and the creation of independent Bangladesh. After Pakistan's first ever general elections, the 1973 Constitution was created by an elected Parliament.

  5. American Revolution - Wikipedia

    The American Revolution was an ideological and political revolution that occurred in British America between 1765 and 1791. The Americans in the Thirteen Colonies formed independent states that defeated the British in the American Revolutionary War (1775–1783), gaining independence from the British Crown and establishing the United States of America as the first nation-state founded on ...

  6. Dhaka - Wikipedia

    Dhaka bore the brunt of the army's atrocities, witnessing a genocide and a campaign of wide scale repression, with the arrest, torture and murder of the city's civilians, students, intelligentsia, political activists and religious minorities. The army faced mutinies from the East Pakistan Rifles and the Bengali police.

  7. Household Cavalry - Wikipedia

    The distinctive uniform and equipment of the farriers of the Life Guards—blue tunic, black plume and axe—is a historic reminder of the old British Army of the days of James Wolfe. Every cavalry regiment in the Army, other than the Royal Horse Guards (The Blues), originally wore scarlet for all ranks, except the farriers.

  8. Korean Augmentation To the United States Army - Wikipedia

    At that time, the U.S. Army needed a military force that had the proper knowledge of the geography of Korea, and the abilities to distinguish ally troops (South Korea) from enemy troops (North Korea) and communicate better between U.S. soldiers and Korean soldiers.

  9. Internet censorship - Wikipedia

    Internet censorship is the legal control or suppression of what can be accessed, published, or viewed on the Internet.Censorship is most often applied to specific internet domains (such as but exceptionally may extend to all Internet resources located outside the jurisdiction of the censoring state.