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
India is the second most populated country in the world with a sixth of the world's population and is set to surpass China as the world’s most populous country by 2027, according to recent United Nations projections. According to the 2019 revision of the World Population Prospects, the population stood at 1,352,642,280 and is expected … Continue reading Indian overpopulation – consequences
“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?
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?
On the 24th of February 2022, Russia launched a wide-ranging attack on Ukraine, an invasion that threatens to become the most devastating conflict in Europe since World War II. Calling it a “special military operation”, what shortly followed were attacks from multiple fronts targeted towards multiple cities into the country of about 40 million, which … Continue reading Russia’s invasion of Ukraine: What does it mean for the world?