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To many parents, day care is a necessity. Studies have shown that young children can reap benefits from

No, you may not call me a 'Paki'

There was a strange time when I was growing up, where I didn't fully understand the dual identity

William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth was a major English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic

William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English

Abdul Jabbar Khan

Justice Abdul Jabbar Khan was the 6th Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan. He was preceded by

Satyajit Ray

Satyajit Ray was an Indian filmmaker, screenwriter, graphic artist, music composer and author, widely regarded as one of

The crisis of democracy in Myanmar

Rohingya is a loaded word in Myanmar and rejected by nationalist Bamars, the ethnic group who dominate government

Vladimir Lenin

Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, better known by the alias Lenin was a Russian communist revolutionary, politician and political theorist.

Alone but not lonely

I find situations when people make instant decisions very captivating. There are many psychological theories on how we

Richard Nixon

Richard Milhous Nixon was an American politician who served as the 37th President of the United States, serving

Immanuel Kant

Immanuel Kant was a German philosopher who is a central figure in modern philosophy. Kant argues that the

Mohammad Taghi Bahar

Mohammad-Taqi Bahar , widely known as Malek o-Shoara and Malek o-Shoara Bahar (literally: the king of poets), is

The way Bidi industry keeping slavery alive

The Bidi industry of Bangladesh is thriving on the cheap labor of local children. The wages of bidi

Joseph Estrada

Joseph Ejercito "Erap" Estrada is a Filipino politician and former actor who served as the 13th President of

Nagorno-Karabakh's grand experiment

A woman is standing in a basement in the Caucasus. In her early 40s, she is wearing jeans

Charles Darwin

Charles Robert Darwin, FRS FRGS FLS FZS an English naturalist, geologist and biologist,[6] best known for his contributions

Mukesh Ambani

Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani is an Indian business magnate who is the chairman, managing director and largest shareholder of

The Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron FRS ,known as Lord Byron, was an English nobleman, poet, peer, politician,

What the rape and murder of a child reveals about Modi's India

India is sliding toward a collapse of humanity and ethics in political and civic life, as the recent

Samuel P. Huntington

Samuel Phillips Huntington was an American political scientist, adviser and academic. He spent more than half a century

A new worldwide trade war: Trump vs China

After placing hefty tariffs on solar panels, washing machines, steel and aluminium, Trump now is picking a fight

Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars

Malcolm Denzil Marshall

Malcolm Denzil Marshall is a former West Indian cricketer. Primarily a fast bowler, Marshall is regarded as one

Sir Julius Caesar

Sir Julius Caesar was an English lawyer, judge and politician who sat in the House of Commons at

Opinions shift on legalized weed

Earlier this year, recreational marijuana sales became legal in California, the most populous state in the US. While only

Solving illegal immigration is a must without prolongation

Illegal migration confronted by many major immigrant-receiving countries of the world vexes policymakers and publics alike. At present an

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