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Asia

“To win the people, cook savory that pleases them”

The public is caught up in debate over issues related to the upcoming election, but Madusha Erandi, 22, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Sri Lanka, argues it is important to keep basic societal value... Read more

17.12.14

Africa

“Phone numbers in Cameroon now one digit longer”

Mobile phone use is up sharply in Cameroon, and the provider options are growing. Alphonse Akouyu, 20, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Bamenda in Cameroon, reports that adds up to a new numbering s... Read more

17.12.14

Asia

“Does Indian culture pose a threat to Bangladesh?”

The popularity of Indian television and fashion is having an impact on Bangladesh’s language, film industry and even cultural celebrations, writes Abdullah Al Hasan, 23, a Correspondent from Dh... Read more

12.12.14

Europe

“Impact of major sporting events on young people”

International sporting events showcase athletes, but they can also promote youth engagement and physical activity at the local level writes Carl Konadu, coordinator of the Commonwealth Youth Sport for... Read more

10.12.14

Asia

“Is the doctor an information saint or sinner?”

Doctors have a duty to reveal the benefits and side-effects of treatment, argues Monica Islam, 23, a Correspondent from Dhaka in Bangladesh, so that patients can be properly informed and involved in... Read more

04.12.14

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AFRICA

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17.12.2014


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AMERICAS & CARIBBEAN

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02.12.2014


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28.11.2014


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17.11.2014

ASIA

“To win the people, cook savory that pleases them” Read more

17.12.2014


“Does Indian culture pose a threat to Bangladesh?” Read more

12.12.2014


“Is the doctor an information saint or sinner?” Read more

04.12.2014

EUROPE

“Impact of major sporting events on young people” Read more

10.12.2014


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05.09.2014


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PACIFIC

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24.11.2014


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13.11.2014


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09.11.2014