Asia-Pacific, Politics, Science & Tech, Turkey
The dictator of the Turkish (former) Republic, Recep Tayyip Erdogan has decided that Turkish students no longer need to learn about evolution. Perhaps he will just have it taught at universities as a totally flawed hypothesis at odds with theological doctrine.
Asia-Pacific, Editor's Choice, Human Rights, Opinion, Pakistan, World
What is Coursera?
If you don’t already know then Coursera is one of the many MOOCs available online. A MOOC is an acronym for Massive Open Online Course and, as the name implies, is open to all. Coursera, though only one among many portals available, is a good place to learn online as it has courses from nearly all universities and has a huge community.
Americas, Life, USA
Pakistan is regularly featured in international news for all the wrong reasons. Numerous assassinations, suicide bombings and attempts at creating havoc in the country have rapidly increased in the past few years.
Whenever someone says Nicki Minaj, the first thing that comes into your mind is not her philanthropy quests but various controversies, diss tracks and divisive tracks such as “Only”, “Anaconda” and more.
Asia-Pacific, Editor's Choice, Human Rights, Pakistan
How do YOU think we can create a better future of learning?
Americas, Canada, Human Rights
Street traffic increases every morning as people rush to go to earn their living leading to the constant honking of horns, the exchange of a few harsh words, and continuous nervous glances at watches or cell-phones, checking the time. While some are perfectly poised behind the steering wheels of glistening cars, others are swerving their motorbikes through tight spots in order to reach their small shops.
Europe, Human Rights, Ireland, Politics
Ask a non-Canadian what they think of the ‘Great White North’, and they will probably cite the country’s glorious system of liberal democracy, stable and fair governance, and the cutesy antics of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, yet beneath the world’s envy of Canada lurks a tragic past which has scarred and blighted the First Nations communities.
Human Rights, World
The future of every society is determined by the teachers of that said society. A teacher is the one who enlightens the nation’s minds. They can turn a retrograding society into a super power. They are like a burning candle of knowledge, imparting each part of knowledge to develop its nation.
Science & Tech, World
Although many would think that the economy is the most important factor in the development of any country, I think education has a greater impact. Education provides the country with scientists, researchers, and experts. Those are really the main element of the prosperity of any nation.
Technology has already surpassed the stage when it was only used for economic reasons and for plain communication. Today, it has grown as a tool to revolutionize the world.