Freedom of the press is a precious privilege that no country can forego – Mahatma Gandhi. Missiles can’t defend against the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, but accurate information, widely shared, can.
Every day Americans use – and almost immediately discard – up to half a billion plastic beverage straws. At least, that’s the figure widely used by environmental activists to explain why people should embrace going straw-less.
Adolescents who experienced severe bullying by their peers earlier in childhood may be more likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts than teens who weren’t routinely victimized by other kids, a Canadian study suggests.
Indian legal system is already known for years-long delays and a backlog of more than 25mn cases. Amid serious allegations of graft and sexual harassment, with a sitting High Court judge even being jailed for contempt of court, controversies surrounding judges have blotted India’s higher judiciary o