arab_revolutions

Why economists missed the Arab Spring

Hassan Hakimian Correspondent The sixth anniversary of the Arab Spring uprisings this year came and went largely unnoticed. Unlike in previous years, there was no torrent of commentary about the tumu...

World Water Day 2017: Why waste water?

Courage Nyamhunga Our Children, Our Future World Water Day is held annually on the 22nd of March as a means of focusing attention on the importance of fresh water and advocating for sustainable manag...
Israeli Premier Benjamin Netanyahu

The crimes of apartheid

Vijay Prashad Correspondent Apartheid is a powerful word, with evocations of the South African experience and with implications of crimes against humanity. The United Nations does not use this word l...

Health programmes on TV vital

Tafadzwa Zimoyo T V Column This week we thought it wise to start on a health tip since most people are succumbing to diseases mainly due to ignorance.

The new garment

“…And change your garments.” (Genesis 35:2) In life you do not want to be above today and fall tomorrow. If you want God to elevate you and you remain on top and stay above, there is a way you can go...

A peek into the Iranian New Year

Dr Mohsen Shojakhani Correspondent March 21 (today), which marks the Iranian New Year or “Nawrouz” has been officially registered on the UNESCO List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. T...