Publication date 21 October 2019 | 21:06 | ICT
The word ‘malnutrition’ tends to invoke images of starving children in refugee camps, fleeing conflict or drought in lands far-away.
Publication date 20 October 2019 | 21:05 | ICT
October was a landmark night for the disparate nations of Cambodia and Iran. Facing off in Tehran for their World Cup 2022 qualifier, Iran inflicted the Cambodian national team’s heaviest ever defeat as 14-0 winners.
Publication date 17 October 2019 | 20:38 | ICT
Syria’s refugee flows, violence and instability have pushed us to the limit of our tolerance.
Publication date 16 October 2019 | 21:39 | ICT
Recently, a few US senators, members of the UK Labour party and some political leaders from other Western nations have advised India to lift restrictions in Kashmir.
Publication date 15 October 2019 | 21:29 | ICT
Until I interacted with some biodiversity experts in a workshop meeting last weekend, I didn’t know that we have largely been doing reforestation wrong in the Philippines.
Publication date 14 October 2019 | 20:56 | ICT
All over the world, we are seeing more and more girls raising their voice for their rights.
Publication date 13 October 2019 | 21:10 | ICT
The prominent emergence of foreign policy issues in public discussion in Sri Lanka, against the backdrop of an upcoming presidential election in the country, needs to be seen as a highly positive development.
Publication date 10 October 2019 | 21:06 | ICT
It is telling that no one batted an eyelid when, in a tweet threatening to “obliterate” Turkey’s economy if it did anything “off limits”, the Commander-in-Chief of the US referred in passing to his own “great and unmatched wisdom”.
Publication date 09 October 2019 | 21:24 | ICT
Indonesians always have an uneasy relationship with their identities. Recently, racist insults aimed at a number of Papuan students ignited a series of protests in the Papua province.
Publication date 08 October 2019 | 20:27 | ICT
In the 19th century, the world was Europeanised. In the 20th century, it was Americanised. Now it is being Asianised – and much faster than you may think.