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Analysis: Souring of the Indian dream
Al Jazeera

Analysis: Souring of the Indian dream

Shrinking opportunities cast a shadow over country's indentured-labour source to IT powerhouse turnaround story. Next year, when India will hold its 16th parliamentary elections, the international commentariat will once again go ga-ga reflexively ... Al Jazeera, 1 month ago

The bitter story of South African sugar

SA's sugar history was born out of rampant colonialism, indentured labour and massive profit. Grethe Koen investigates the history of a sweet, woody cane that would come to change SA and the world It's fair to say that without sugar, Durban ...
 Agri Portal South Africa1 month ago

China in Africa: It's complicated

What exactly are we referring to when we talk about Chinese labour in Africa? Are we discussing the Asian men in overalls standing on the side of freshly paved roads in the continent's remotest crannies? Are we musing about the men and women who ... weeks ago Soap Sellers and Bridge Builders [analysis]  Individual.com1 month ago Africa: Chinese Workers a Sign of Globalization  AllAfrica.com1 month ago Chinese labour in Africa: Soap sellers and bridge builders  How We Made It In Africa1 month ago
Daily News South Africa

Indentured statue row

The KwaZulu-Natal government is threatening to withdraw R4.8 million transferred to the eThekwini Municipality for building a monument to remember indentured Indian labourers. We are not getting the sense of urgency from eThekwini, acting ...
 Daily News South Africa1 month ago

Centre's official language policy flawed

There is a method to the assault on these languages and their slow destruction follows a well-known pattern. At first, it starts with people's languages being replaced by imposed languages in education, official work and big money commerce. Then it ...
 Kashmir Times1 month ago HOW HINDI DESTROYS OUR LINGUISTIC HERITAGE  IPA Newspack.com10 hours ago Flawed official language policy  The Echo Of India1 month ago CENTRES OFFICIAL LANGUAGE POLICY FLAWED  IPA Newspack.com1 month ago
Graphic Ghana

Prez Mahama inaugurates Mauritius campus of Ghanaian founded academy

President John Dramani Mahama has inaugurated the Mauritius campus of the African Leadership Academy, a private tertiary institution founded by Mr Fred Swaniker, a Ghanaian entrepreneur. He was joined at the short inauguration ceremony by the ...
 Graphic Ghana1 week ago

Exxon's $60 billion find renews age-old feud off Venezuela coast

For generations, Venezuela has formally laid claim to most of its tiny neighbour, Guyana. Many dismissed the case, given Venezuela's oil wealth and Guyana's penury. Hugo Chavez, long-standing president of Venezuela, even let it slide, referring to ... week ago
Fiji Sun

PM: Fiji Natural Hub of Region

Prime ministers Voreqe Bainimarama and Narendra Modi during their meeting in Jaipur. Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama says Fiji is the natural hub of the region. He stressed Fiji's desire to take a leading role in multilateral forums to ...
 Fiji Sun1 week ago
Mid Day

Mumbai woman behind world-class Bihar museum

Batul Raaj Mehta sits in her Parel office, 1800 kms away from Patna, recreating for us the experience of walking into the just-launched Bihar Museum, touted as ground-breaking. At the entrance to the Children's Gallery, which opened to visitors on ...
 Mid Day2 weeks ago Reimagining Chanakya  Mid Day2 weeks ago
Al Jazeera

Race in the US: Know your history

"And then you might understand how the death of Michael Brown became a tipping point in the US." There will never be an acceptable explanation for what happened between Michael Brown and Darren Wilson in Ferguson but we will never fully grasp why ...
 Al Jazeera2 weeks ago
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