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    State-breaking is not nation making

    by Neera Chandhoke | Updated at 12:00am on August 23, 2019

    IN INDIA most linguistic and ethnic groups aspire for a state of their own. Militants have taken up arms against the government and against other...

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    Einstein’s atomic regrets

    by Karl Grossman | Updated at 12:00am on August 23, 2019

    ‘IF I had known that the Germans would not succeed in constructing an atom bomb, I never would have moved a finger’, wrote Albert Einstein...

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    Masters of manipulating public opinion

    by Peter Koenig | Updated at 12:00am on August 23, 2019

    BREXIT deadline is October 31, 2019. On June 23, 2016, the British people voted 52 per cent against 48 per cent to leave the European...

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    Scientists keep underestimating pace

    by Naomi Oreskes, Michael Oppenheimer and Dale Jamieson | Updated at 12:00am on August 23, 2019

    RECENTLY, the UK Met Office announced a revision to the Hadley Centre historical analysis of sea surface temperatures, suggesting that the oceans have warmed about...

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    ‘Crossfire’ death must end

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 22, 2019

    THE death of crime suspects in ‘crossfire’ while they are in the custody of law enforcers continues apace but there seems to be none around...

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    Road damage warrants early repairs

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 22, 2019

    THE government is yet to begin proper repairs of around 1,000 kilometres of roads and highways that were damaged by the recent flood. This shows...

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    Time for univs to zero in on social, emotional skills

    by Sheikh Nahid Neazy | Updated at 12:00am on August 22, 2019

    IN THE era of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, universities around the world are becoming more concerned with employability and life or soft skills that employers...

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    Nixon’s nightmares coming true

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 22, 2019

    Washington’s demonstration of its readiness to deploy even more American troops to Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan to promote its policies and support its satellite-states has...

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