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In 2010, the Parliament of India enacted the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act, also known as the Right to Education Act (RTE). (Image:  pixhere /  CC0 1.0)

The Indian Right to Education

Education is one of the founding principles of a developed nation. Educated people develop skills that can be used to advance multiple industries of a country. Together, educated people can build a flourishing and sustainable community. As a result, every…

Facebook finds itself, yet again, in midst of a ‘data’ crisis, and Mark Zuckerberg, the face of Facebook, is trying very hard to defend himself and his company from tough questions and the possibility of increased regulations. (Image:  jdlasica  via  flickr  CC BY 2.0 )

What’s Happening With Facebook?

Facebook finds itself, yet again, in midst of a “data” crisis, and Mark Zuckerberg, the face of Facebook, is trying very hard to defend himself and his company from tough questions and the possibility of increased regulations. It’s a difficult…

Despite its growing economy, India continues to struggle with unemployment. (Image:  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

Helping India’s Unemployed

Despite its growing economy, India continues to struggle with unemployment. Since the current government took office in 2014, India’s unemployment rate has stagnated at 3.5 percent, with a slight rise in 2017 at 3.6 percent. Calculation of unemployment rates in India…

Many Indian students between 20 and 30 years of age, who had just received their degrees or training, chose to migrate to the U.S. or UK with prospects of better jobs and lifestyle. (Image: via  pixabay /  CC0 1.0)

The Walk From Brain Drain to Brain Gain

Before the onslaught of “Westernization,” India grappled with the severe consequences of “brain drain.” Many Indian students between 20 and 30 years of age, who had just received their degrees or training, chose to migrate to the U.S. or U.K.…

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The Business of Birth Tourism

The phenomenon of Chinese birth tourism has picked up in recent years as more and more Chinese women are looking to give birth to their babies in the U.S. This…

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The Indian Right to Education

Education is one of the founding principles of a developed nation. Educated people develop skills that can be used to advance multiple industries of a country. Together, educated people can…

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What’s Happening With Facebook?

Facebook finds itself, yet again, in midst of a “data” crisis, and Mark Zuckerberg, the face of Facebook, is trying very hard to defend himself and his company from tough…

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Helping India’s Unemployed

Despite its growing economy, India continues to struggle with unemployment. Since the current government took office in 2014, India’s unemployment rate has stagnated at 3.5 percent, with a slight rise in…

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The Walk From Brain Drain to Brain Gain

Before the onslaught of “Westernization,” India grappled with the severe consequences of “brain drain.” Many Indian students between 20 and 30 years of age, who had just received their degrees…

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What Is It Really Like in North Korea?

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) is one of the most secretive regimes in the world; however, thanks to defectors and spies, we have been able to get at…

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Honesty Is an Essential Canadian Virtue

According to Canadian federal court documents, Mrs. Wu, a Chinese citizen, is very wealthy. In 2009, she applied to immigrate to Canada, along with her husband and 10-year-old son. Mrs.…

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Will Anyone Act as a Good Samaritan in China?

An accident in which 35-year-old IBM manager Liang Ya fell and died by a subway entrance generated heated discussions about whether to help when someone falls, and if people will…

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5 Characteristics of a Successful Man

In marriage or in the workplace, five telltale signs can help you identify whether a man is decent, is worthy to associate with, or is someone you want as a partner…