Publication date 27 October 2019 | 20:35 | ICT
People and organisations in many countries around the world claim to have adopted Bhutan’s human development vision of Gross National Happiness (GNH).
Publication date 24 October 2019 | 21:22 | ICT
Fake news and hatred are common in the political public sphere. It’s created and disseminated to influence public discourse and to discredit opponents for political gain. Such tactics can be traced back to ancient Rome.
Publication date 23 October 2019 | 21:31 | ICT
In the face of global outrage at the low or no taxes paid by some of the world’s largest multinationals, the Group of 20 appointed the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) a few years ago to design alternati
Publication date 22 October 2019 | 21:00 | ICT
Nobel laureate economist Paul Krugman, while on a study visit to the Philippines in 1992, remarked that it was a Latin American economy on the wrong side of the Pacific.
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.