Sexual exploitation by UN peacekeepers in DRC: fatherless children speak about pain of being abandoned

Kirstin Wagner, University of Birmingham My father left my mother while she was pregnant – she…

Taiwan: Beijing reacts to Pelosi’s visit with live-fire exercises

Todd Hall, University of Oxford The People’s Republic of China (PRC) has reportedly fired several DF-15B…

Italian government collapse: political moves behind Mario Draghi’s resignation

Vincenzo Galasso, Bocconi University Political instability in Italy is nothing new – the country has had…

UN is failing Palestinian victims

Ramzy Baroud “We regret we failed to protect you.” This was part of a statement issued by United Nations…

Heatwave: why extreme weather forecasts have improved so much

Rob Thompson, University of Reading The UK has recorded its hottest ever temperature, passing 40℃ for…

Eid-ul Adha in Kashmir: Joy and sorrow

This year, Eid brought some joy in Kashmir Valley. However economy has not revived back and…

Sri Lanka’s crisis is not just about the economy, but a long history of discrimination against minority groups

Niro Kandasamy, University of Sydney Sri Lanka is in the grip of an economic, political and…