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“To the kid at the station: you taught me a lesson!”

Behaviour can be a reaction to stereotypes, but as Harmanan Singh, 17, a Correspondent from Mumbai in India writes, there is much to learn from looking beyond first impressions. It was yet another cro... Read more

18.07.14

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“Everyone has to take responsibility”

India recently elected a majority government that promised sustainable development, but Abhay Joshi, 19, a Correspondent from India, says that every individual has to be a part of the development proc... Read more

18.07.14

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“Empowering award for emerging young leaders”

A national award identifies and promotes leadership qualities, writes Madusha Erandi, 21, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Sri Lanka, who describes the program as an effective way to identify and emp... Read more

16.07.14

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“Universal social security pensions for the elderly”

Old age brings hardship for those who fall below the poverty line, writes Shomira Sanyal, 20, a Commonwealth Correspondent from New Delhi in India, who argues that existing pension plans should  be r... Read more

09.07.14

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“Bangladesh – suffering the FIFA World Cup fever”

With World Cup fever raging around the globe, Asif Reza Akash, 22, a Correspondent from Dhaka in Bangladesh, describes the extraordinary commitment of fans in what is otherwise a cricket-playing natio... Read more

30.06.14

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