Fri, 06 Dec 2019

Defending the indefensible?

This week, both the government and the Defence Ministry went on the defensive. They have publicly countered the opposition's quest ...

Non-refoulement at heart of refugee protection

In early November, the world witnessed a tense and potentially life-threatening situation unfold at Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur International Airport, as ...

Taiwan ready to help climate fight

Climate change has resulted in extreme weather conditions in Thailand, including prolonged rainy or dry seasons and frequent and more ...

Toxic chemicals row back to square one

Last week, the National Hazardous Substances Committee (NHSC) left many people baffled when it did a U-turn and decided to ...

Soil Day unearths crisis in our life support system

Today marks World Soil Day (WSD) to celebrate the importance of soil as a precarious component of the natural system ...

The vicious economic cycle has begun

Do not be surprised to see the government constantly coming out with economic good news such as its claims there ...

Lost S44 bid not the end

After putting up a tough fight, the Prayut Chan-o-cha coalition government has narrowly defeated a motion to set up a ...

Macron, the Atlantic alliance and opposite day

The French government is using psy-ops and parental logic to turn U.S. President Donald Trump into a fan of NATO. ...

What throws a monkey wrench in trade talks

What makes an area of trade negotiations crucial is not its economic size but its political importance. ...

Stop the sexual harassment of female job-seekers

The government, companies and universities must heed the voices of job-seekers who have experienced sexual harassment and tackle this serious ...

At 70, NATO is weak and divided -HTEditorial

It, however, has a role to play in the global balance of power ...

Decoding tribal alienation in Chhattisgarh -HTEditorial

Two recent reports point to State excesses and insensitivity. STs deserve a fairer deal ...

The draft seeds bill favours the industry over farmers -Opinion - analysis

A 2001 law protects farmers interests. But the seeds bill neutralises many of the enabling measures granted in it ...

A model for equitable development -Opinion - analysis

A rural livelihood mission, through self-help groups, is transforming the lives of women ...

The quest for Earths vulnerable extremes in Antarctica

The swimsuit-clad tourists leaped into the icy water, gasping at the shock, and startling a gaggle of penguins. ...

Finding a balance in fisheries war

Over the past five years, local media in Indonesia has been flooded with images of Susi Pudjiastuti, the former fisheries ...

Chemical drama shows it's time for agency detox

I won't give a lengthy introduction to paraquat, glyphosate and chlorpyrifos. The latest row on whether or not to ban ...

Protecting our children

As a mother, I worry about the future of my children. And as a representative of the people, I worry ...

The making of a controversy

If a decision is to be made in an emergency situation in which there is no opportunity for proper consultation ...

Close encounters- On faking anti-Naxal fight

Security forces must be trained to desist from panic responses while dealing with extremists ...

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Mickey Arthur appointed Sri Lanka's consultant head coach

Colombo [Sri Lanka], Dec 5 (ANI): Former South African cricketer Mickey Arthur was on Thursday appointed as Sri Lanka men's ...

Cricket fraternity wishes Shikhar Dhawan on his 34th birthday!

New Delhi [India], Dec 5 (ANI): Wishes continue to pour in as opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan on Thursday celebrates his ...

Bob Willis 'only one to hit me', Kapil Dev says

New Delhi - Bob Willis was a "terror to face," Indian great Kapil Dev said Thursday, revealing that the England ...

Mickey Arthur confirmed as Sri Lanka coach

Colombo - Sri Lanka's cricket board Thursday announced a major revamp of the national team after their poor showing at ...

Amazon make low-key live Premier League debut

London - US e-commerce giant Amazon's entry into the live broadcasting of Premier League football was expected to be full ...

Manchester City v Manchester United: a battle for ideological dominance

The Manchester derby is always a key clash in the Premier League calendar and all eyes will be on the ...

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