DPM must speak frankly and sternly about corruption
However I feel that our priorities are mixed up. I would prefer our DPM give the same stern warning on corruption against those in general…
FBI arrests nearly every elected official in tiny Texan town for corruption
“It contributes to the cynicism we are seeing from members of the public who often feel as though all politicians are corrupt and the government…
Moscow blames NATO for escalation in Syria
Following allegations by NATO that Moscow is hindering peace efforts in Syria, Russia’s Defense Ministry has struck back, saying the US-led…
UNICEF: Increasing number of genital mutilation victims
A million girls worldwide suffer genital mutilation every year and that number is only increasing in some countries, according to a report by UNICEF…
Finest fighting force in the history of the world? The U.S. military bombs in the 21st century
Here's my twenty-first-century rule of thumb about this country: if you have to say it over and over, it probably ain't so. Which is why I'd think…
French lawmaker estimates 2 million more refugees to enter EU in summer of 2016
The situation with the refugee influx in Europe can reach catastrophic levels in the summer, as some two million people could claim asylum in the…
Video: ‘Fukushima showed there’s risk’: Japan’s volcano erupts in nuclear plant vicinity
Japan’s Sakurajima volcano, situated about 50km from the Sendai nuclear station, has erupted with the country’s meteorological agency issuing an…
India: Sagarika Ghose on Religious leaders united against homosexuality
The Times of India Feeling gay about love February 8, 2016, 12:04 am IST Sagarika Ghose in Bloody Mary | 3rd Edit, India, Lifestyle | TOI Section 377…
India: Taking pride in prejudice – violent expressions of racism by Radhika Santhanam
The Hindu, February 8, 2016 Taking pride in prejudice by Radhika Santhanam “Popular culture perpetuates stereotypes by leaving out, or…
“The best of us must sometimes eat our words.”
“The best of us must sometimes eat our words.” - J.K. Rowling (via purplebuddhaproject…