Education and Sugar Daddy in America

US: The student debt crisis in the US has gotten so bad, there's a growing group of young women — and some men — who are taking an unconventional approach to paying for college.Through dating websites like, Sugar Babies, as they're called, partner up with wealthy, often older, men who want to spend money... Continue Reading →


When is it Legal to have an Affair with a Minor

How young does a minor have to be for a sexual relationship with an adult to be considered nonconsensual? If they are a minor, should non-consent be assumed? As these questions are raised in France thanks to the particularly controversial acquittal of a man who was tried for the rape of an 11-year-old girl, how... Continue Reading →

The Benefit of keepping our Oceans Clean

Ocean protection is crucial in fighting climate change – that is one of the key messages emanating from the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany. Presiding over the conference for the first time is the Pacific island of Fiji – itself no stranger to the devastation caused by climate change including storms and... Continue Reading →

The Face of Tehama Killer in California

The California gunman who killed at least four people and hospitalized 10 more - including two children as parents took their children to school - has been identified as Kevin Janson Neal, 43. Neal, who sometimes used the name Smith, was identified as the shooter after his Tuesday rampage, which climaxed with him smashing into... Continue Reading →

Made in Korea Tractor’s

The bizarre photograph appeared seven months after his arch enemy posed up for an almost identical shot in Washington. Donald Trump got behind the wheel of a tractor-trailer which was parked outside The White House in March. At the time, he said: 'No one knows America like truckers know America. You see it every day.... Continue Reading →

How Poverty Lower’s IQ 

Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much. By Sendhil Mullainathan and EldarShafir. Times Books; 288 pages; $28. Allen Lane; £20. Buy from THE authors of this book both study people for a living—often people who lack money. They may be vegetable sellers in Chennai, India, who borrow money at dawn and repay with... Continue Reading →

Winston Churchil not Better than Adolf Hitler

Dr Tharoor, a former Under-Secretary General of the UN, says the blame for the Bengal Famine rests with Churchill ROHIT JAIN PARAS/AFP/Getty ImagesAn Indian politician has said Winston Churchill is no better than Adolf Hitler and the two leaders have equivalent amounts of “blood” on their hands. Dr Shashi Tharoor, whose new book Inglorious Empire... Continue Reading →

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