The price of shame: Honour killings in India and the world

According to the United Nations, 5000 women are murdered every year around the world in the name of ‘honour’. However, it is highly likely that the numbers are greater than indicated as many cases do go unreported. Honour killings are prevalent around the world but are widely reported in the Middle East, South Asia, and … Continue reading The price of shame: Honour killings in India and the world

English as the Dominant Language: What does this Mean for the Rest of the World?

“I’m drawing a blank”. Sounds familiar, does it not? The beauty of language lies in its expression. The purpose of language is to facilitate communication. Any language failing to do so is rendered redundant, leading to perpetual extinction. Magnifying the concept of expression, is strongly influenced by culture. Culture defines language and expression, shaping its … Continue reading English as the Dominant Language: What does this Mean for the Rest of the World?

THE COST OF LIVING IS RISING IN THE WORLD: HOW SHOULD WE COMBAT THIS? 

It seems to be clear to everyone that from the food to the heating of our houses, the price of everything is now increasing.  Since the beginning of the pandemic, the price of gasoline decreased, but after a few restrictions started to be lifted, the demand increased, hitting a seven-year high. As reported by BBC … Continue reading THE COST OF LIVING IS RISING IN THE WORLD: HOW SHOULD WE COMBAT THIS?