Chicago teachers’ strike...

Oct 26, 2019 by

Strike is about more than pay; teachers demand counsellors for every school to help students deal with daily trauma. Chicago,...

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Colombia protests: Students wa...

Oct 11, 2019 by

Police clamp down on the sixth rally organised over alleged government mishandling of funds. by Alessandro Rampietti –...

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Tunisia’s Fellagha and t...

Sep 26, 2019 by

A first-hand look at the Fellagha, Tunisia’s armed separatists who fought the French until independence in 1956. Heroes, while...

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Jordan teachers vow to fight o...

Sep 17, 2019 by

Earning near the poverty line, striking teachers say it’s time for the government to honour its years-old commitment. Teachers...

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Felicity Huffman gets 14 days ...

Sep 14, 2019 by

The American actress is the first parent sentence in wide-ranging US college admissions cheating scandal. Actress Felicity Huffman,...

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‘I don’t want to q...

Sep 10, 2019 by

With more and more young people addicted to online video games, is there a way to treat the disease? More and more young people are...

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E-book sales decline in US as ...

Sep 3, 2019 by

Since 2015, US readers have chosen old-fashioned print books over their digital versions, and independent bookstores are flourishing....

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Looking to future, school stud...

Sep 2, 2019 by

Teenagers boycott classes on first day of term to join long-running pro-democracy demonstrations in Chinese-ruled city. by Violet Law...

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China’s e-sports: Health...

Aug 25, 2019 by

Besides the concerns for their physical health, burnout and anxiety are also an increasing issue for the players. by Scott Heidler...

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Sykes-Picot: Lines in the sand

Aug 21, 2019 by

The story of the secret century-old deal which aimed to carve up the Middle East in ways that still reverberate today. This is the...

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Eritrean students forced into ...

Aug 9, 2019 by

It says Eritrean secondary education is conscription machine that subjects students to forced labour, physical abuse. HRW says...

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AU calls for trial of those be...

Jul 31, 2019 by

Protesters took to the streets on Wednesday, demanding justice for the six people killed on Monday, including children. Students took...

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Pre-Crime: Has Minority Report...

Jul 26, 2019 by

Police are using technology and data to predict behaviour and prevent crime – but are innocent people being targeted? What if...

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Ilhan Omar: I’m going to...

Jul 24, 2019 by

At historic conference, Muslim Caucus condemns Trump’s attacks, calls for infrastructure for organising Muslim Americans by...

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India’s 2 million disabl...

Jul 21, 2019 by

Policing the law to protect disabled people is difficult with the stigma of disability so pervasive in society. Policing the law to...

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Bangladesh’s garment fac...

Jul 1, 2019 by

As Bangladesh becomes one of world’s top clothes producers, waste from factories dirties waterways and impacts poor. In...

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Bangladesh: Scores of Rohingya...

May 22, 2019 by

Born and brought up in Bangladesh, why are children of Rohingya refugees being denied a formal education? Almost one million Rohingya...

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WHO raises alarm over 300 perc...

Apr 15, 2019 by

“Many countries are in the midst of sizeable measles outbreaks, with all regions of the world experiencing sustained rises in...

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Why Iranian students in US are...

Apr 5, 2019 by

After re-imposition of US sanctions on Iran, Iranian students struggle to cope with devastating financial stress. by Samira Damavandi...

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Quebec introduces bill banning...

Mar 29, 2019 by

Critics of the bill say it will relegate Muslim women wearing the hijab to second-class citizens. The legislation, which is expected...

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