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Water, the sole global hope for food security

As leaders of the world are preoccupied with the coronavirus pandemic, little attention is given to the problem of water ...

Covid-19 restrictions are part of life for refugees

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to spread to the furthest reaches of the globe, with infection cases and the death ...

Leaders needed for disruptive world of the future

The coronavirus crisis is a true leadership test. It's the time for leaders best suited to a disruptive, unpredictable future ...

Invest in tests to beat virus

A week after the Emergency Decree was invoked, Thailand imposed a curfew last night. These harsh measures alone will not ...

Will Hungary be outbreak's first casualty?

'Hello, dictator!" said Jean-Claude Juncker cheerily to Hungary's leader, Victor Orban, at a European Union summit meeting a couple of ...

Is isolation the new normal? - analysis

As we embrace this new normal, we often forget that there are large swathes of society who cannot disengage from ...

Reflections on surveillance in the middle of a pandemic - analysis

While it may seem like its a worthy trade to sacrifice individual privacy to contain the pandemic, it is decisions ...

Covid-19-Define social security for migrant workers - analysis

Given the lack of legal mandates, migrant workers have been simply left to fend for themselves during a crisis as ...

The tough balancing act

Use data to decide on staggered withdrawal of the lockdown ...

The MSME sector is critical in times of Covid-19 - analysis

While Indian policymakers face the tough task of containing a public health pandemic as well as formulating swift policies to ...

Despite Covid-19, why did migrant workers go back? Opinion - analysis

They live alone, in illegally rented rooms or on the street, and face hostile authorities. Understand the desperation ...

India is on the right path in its fight against Covid-19. But the road ahead is long - analysis

In the next few weeks, critical questions must be answered. Will the lockdown break the chain of contagion? Will Covid-19 ...

Deadly Mystery Virus Reported in 2 New Chinese Cities and South Korea

Deadly Mystery Virus Reported in 2 New Chinese Cities and South Korea The New York Times ...

Hitting the high notes for life under the sea, Arts News & Top Stories

Hitting the high notes for life under the sea The Straits Times ...

Jokowi's mother dies aged 77 after battle with cancer, SE Asia News & Top Stories

Jokowi's mother dies aged 77 after battle with cancer The Straits Times ...

The disasters that hit Bengal in the 1940s offer a warning for the present day

By 1948, within nine years of the war starting, Calcutta was mutilated forever in a way that London, Paris, Rome ...

Update on Indias war against COVID-19

This involves detection, protection, prevention, prescription and, not the least, participation ...

Letter from a concerned reader by J. Mathrubootham

Can you believe it or not? Did you know that we are having 23 different types of sambar powder in ...

For the love of nature

How a lover of forests and wildlife instilled the passion in his children ...

Covid-19 policy focus

Its not just the economy, stupid. The coronavirus has finally killed the platitude-defining politics of the 90s. Its about lives. ...

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Philippines company to produce millions of facemasks per month

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Philippines - With skyrocketing demand for face masks, following a change of experts views on their ...

World Expo in Dubai likelt to be put back by year

DUBAI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has formally requested the postponement of World Expo 2020 Dubai. The global ...

U.S. stocks crumble after jobs fall for first time in 113 months

NEW YORK, New York - A streak of 113 consecutive months of jobs growth came to an end with data ...

Healthcare for everyone in America needs to be free

Access to COVID-19 treatment is key to helping Americans combat the disease, as well as containing its spread. To their ...

Asian markets have soft end to week

SYDNEY, Australia - It was a downhill day on Asian bourses on Friday, with all the major indices losing ground.The ...

NFL working on two options on how to go about draft

As the NFL maintains its plan to hold the draft April 23-25, the originally scheduled dates, the league reportedly issued ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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