Myanmar has been in turmoil since the generals ousted and detained civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, triggering mass protests demanding a return to democracy. The country has seen widespread bloodshed since then as soldiers and police have embarked on a rampage.
Today marks a historic moment for international relations and economic development as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia officially joins the BRICS group of emerging economies.
Contrary to the popular perception that migration is mostly a South-North phenomenon, South-South migration is large. Available data from national censuses suggest that nearly half the migrants from developing countries reside in other developing countries. Almost 80 percent of South-South migration takes place between countries that have contiguous borders (Ratha and Shaw 2007).
In Central Europe, the Covid-19 pandemic has progressed in several countries that are now struggling to cope with high numbers of cases and overcrowding at hospitals. In the Czech Republic, the number of patients in intensive care has reached a new high
Kuwait, the Arab and Islamic nations, and the world at large were draped in sorrow on hearing the news of the passing of His Highness Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Emir of Kuwait.
All 27 European Union leaders have reached a consensus to provide a substantial aid package worth €50 billion to support Ukraine, following a prolonged impasse caused by Hungary’s initial resistance.
“Humanity is waging war on nature. This is senseless and suicidal. The consequences of our recklessness are already apparent in human suffering, towering economic losses, and the accelerating erosion of life on Earth. Ending our war does not mean surrendering hard-won development gains. Nor does it cancel the rightful aspiration of poorer nations and people to enjoy better living standards.
As part of India’s socio-economic-cultural development partnership with its friendly neighbouring nation of Nepal, the Ministry of External Affairs has come forward to fund the restoration and reconstruction of 26 important cultural heritage sites of Nepal.
The roots of Apartheid can be traced back to earlier colonial policies that segregated South Africans. However, it was in 1948 that the National Party, led by the Afrikaner community, formalized Apartheid when it came to power.
The global COVID-19 vaccine roll-out is creating a “vaccine apartheid”. As of February 24, approximately 216 million people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 globally. Only 8.4 percent of these are in low and lower-middle-income countries, which are home to nearly half of the world’s population.
When the whole world was celebrating the day of love, Valentine’s Day on 14th of February 2019, the brave soldiers of India were attacked by terrorists in Jammu, leaving the country in shock. This attack killed 40 CRPF soldiers. February 14th is thus also considered a black day in Indian history.
When Silent Spring was published in 1962, it set off a global craze for environmental protection. In 1972, the United Nations held the Conference on the Human Environment in Stockholm, the capital of Sweden
The United States has issued a warning concerning the possible deployment of the Serbian army on the border with Kosovo, a move that has sparked global attention and concern
Bees, often regarded as nature’s tiny superheroes, play an indispensable role in maintaining the delicate balance of our ecosystem.