Photo has been used for illustrative purpose.
The COVID-19 pandemic is inflicting multiple shocks on the young and threatens entire generation, according to United Nations officials, and it is a matter of deep concern.
The coronavirus pandemic may cause the largest surge in child marriage rates for 25 years, new analysis suggests, with half a million more girls at risk this year alone as a result of the crisis.
For those who are suffering under the unbearable effects of the coronavirus on life, the news that it is slackening its pace can be heartening.
Each morning during these most unusual of times, I find an inbox filled with messages from both my medical colleagues and well-informed laypeople attaching articles or links to webpages referencing the latest “breakthroughs” in the fight against the coronavirus.
Over 32 trillion gallons of rain and snow fell on California since Christmas. Now this is a scenario that no one, let alone Americans, would want to see repeated in future. The strongest of California’s storms from atmospheric rivers, long and wide plumes of moisture that form over an ocean and flow through the sky over land,
The smell of perfumed smoke turned my head on Tuesday morning outside the Monterey Park dance club where 11 people were gunned down on Saturday night. A man named Scott, seated in a wheelchair, was lighting incense sticks to honour the dead. “What else can we do?” asked Scott, 57, who requested that I not use his
A bold announcement, then, from parodical content provider GB News, that it is branching out into character comedy with a new show to be hosted by arguably the country’s most significant cultural creation of the last 20 years: Jacob Rees-Mogg. The very middle-class son of a very middle-class newspaper editor, he has been
Across our country, people are standing up and demanding fair working conditions. These debates are about more than just pay and hours worked. The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the fact that people’s lives do not solely revolve around their jobs. Workers’ wages, hours and paid time off should reflect their whole lives —