National Democrats will elect a new chair whose task is to steady a reeling party and capitalize on the widespread opposition to Republican President Donald Trump.
Globalization is facing a major test of sustainability in the west with trade protectionism and populism mushrooming, but the trend is unlikely to spread to East Asia, nor hamper the region's steady trajectory toward deeper integration.
The question of whether Islam is compatible with democracy has been discussed for decades. As shown in the Arab Spring movement across the Middle East, which started five years ago, Muslim populations in Asia and Africa have embraced democracy to fight discrimination, promote equality and social justice, as well as bargain for strategic political and economic positions.
Globalization is like boarding a flight. Once you board it, you cannot get off until you reach the designated destination. The only difference is that, when we board the flight, we know where we are headed. In the case of globalization, we do not know the destination, its climate, its features, or its surroundings.
"More than 20 million people in South Sudan, Somalia, Yemen and northeast Nigeria are going hungry, and facing devastating levels of food insecurity," warned U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres.
Consumer behavior and the way people shop are changing. Over the last several years, e-commerce has risen and there's no longer a clear-cut distinction between bricks (store) and clicks (online shopping). It's all just shopping. There's increasingly an omni-channel approach to purchasing.
What will happen if they find life?
China's surprising suspension of North Korean coal imports puts pressure not only on Pyongyang, but also on President Donald Trump. The question for him: Should the U.S. respond with new North Korea negotiations?
The recent sighting of a kilometers-long tangle of floating trash in the Gulf of Thailand was, to say the least, shocking.
The Royal Borough of Greenwich is one of London's 33 Boroughs. Situated south of the River Thames, the Royal borough has long been associated with scientific invention and discovery...