Category: World Affairs

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Why Target the Children?

Terrorists’ activities targeting innocent civilians, in the name of spreading terror, are such a cowardly, deplorable act. But what puts a common man in a disturbing, sleepless state is the way these extremist factions intentionally...






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Island Nation on the Brink of Disaster

The Maldives are the most beautiful and remote island chains that almost look like tear drops embellishing Indian Ocean, north of the Equator. The constant threat & possibilities of Maldives atolls being swamped by rising...






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The Boon & Bane of Maquiladoras

The Maquiladora industry is a term that is used to describe the multinational factories that hire sweatshop labor from Central America to Far East. The original set of maquiladora industries were, however, started as a...






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The Alarming Existence of Fake Rice

For the past decade or so, China’s name has been dragged across international media, whenever a counterfeit items‘existence is proven. The country has had notorious reputation for counterfeiting everything from iPhone to clothes to foods....






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Backlash on Big Game Hunting

The killing of Cecil the Lion in Zimbabwe has suddenly sparked debates on the trophy hunting. Big game Hunting – often associated with the hunting of African Big Five (lion, elephant, rhinoceros, Cape buffalo and...






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A Nobel Peace Laureate’s Painful Silence

Myanmar’s democratic leader Aung San Suu Kyi has recently announced that her National League for Democracy (NLD) party will participate in the country’s elections, set to happen on November 8th. The NLD party won the...