It’s a hidden crisis that has existed for years inside one of the most well-funded institutions on the planet and has only worsened during the coronavirus pandemic. As many as 160,000 active-duty military members are having trouble
After saying he would find them a wealthy husband, he would move them to a different province where they were instead sold into servitude. He allegedly trafficked around 130 women this way.
Children have been hit hard by the country's deep economic crisis exacerbated by the global coronavirus pandemic which has left about eight in 10 people poor and threatens the education of some 700,000 children including 260,000 Lebanese, the report said.
The IMF has predicted a growth rate of 4.2 per cent in 2022. Statistics however, will not tell the real underlying stories of the economic pains in every country in the world. The agony and poverty suffered by ordinary citizens, cannot be
Inflation hit about 10 per cent last year, according to the World Bank. The cooking oil price is up 130 per cent since Imran Khan took power and the cost of fuel has risen 45 per cent to Rs145 ($0.82) a litre in a year.
The sources said that the government is expected to hike prices of petroleum products by 6 Pakistani rupees per litre from January 16.
The enhanced Child Tax Credit has expired and I, for one, will not mourn it. Neither should you. Sure, it’s been extremely popular — who doesn’t like getting more money from the government? But it’s not great policy. Taxpayers and recipients of the credit deserve better.
No country has yet recognised the Taliban government, with Western nations watching to see how the hardliners will rule this time around.
The 2022 Global Report on Food Crises (GRFC), produced by United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), the World Food Programme and the European panel, released on Wednesday, says that the number of people who do not have