EU funds giant research project on migration  

What is the relationship between migration and development? And why do people choose to leave or stay in their home countries? Those are among the questions an international research project will explore. The project, estimated to cost about 5.0 million...

Plight of widows: How to mitigate their sufferings

Widowhood is second only to losing one's child in terms...

Direct payment boost for local freelancers, remote workers

Bangladesh is slowly establishing itself as a powerhouse in the...

World Refugee Day

Tragically, more than 68 million people worldwide have been forced...

Kim upends Trump

On way home from the Singapore Summit, President Trump taunted...

Why markets and political scientists disagree on the G7

To say that this month's summit of G7 leaders in...

Is the global economy in a corporate-debt bubble?

Is growing corporate debt a bubble waiting to burst? In...

Of gaffes, war-cry and racial profiling  

The recent news of Albert Einstein's alleged ethnic bias in...

The magic of single digit rates

One can be forgiven for having grave misgivings at the...

China's re-innovation strategy disarrays innovation race

The rivalry between the USA and China in the technology world has started to surface as trade war. China's income growth through manufacturing is saturating. Like the USA, Europe, Japan and South Korea, China should upgrade its economic activities through technology acquisition and transferring it into innovation. For China, attaining...

A marvellous football night

We failed to blink back...

Seismic events in the football world war

ARGENTINA VERSUS CROATIA: Crushing hearts...

The economy of the World Cup

Whom would you trust more,...

The rising woes of female migrant workers

Cases related to abuses and...

Slow moving rickshaws choking traffic  

SLOW-MOVING and manually driven rickshaws are a cause for traffic...