Despite their high numbers, very few secessionist movements are ultimately successful.
In an unexpected move that surprised everyone, including his own people, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia has suddenly passed a royal decree permitting women to drive. His stunning decision comes after years of the ban, which...
Das Kapital, though written over one and a half century ago, is a timeless text and a classic in its own right.
The demand for Kurdish independence in Iraq is stronger than ever today. The 25 September referendum comes as a histroic milestone in this longstanding struggle.
For the Caribbean, structural inequalities, deprivation, poverty, and years of colonial rule have led to endemic conditions that exacerbate the effects of hurricanes.
New Delhi's policy of calling out Pakistan in every multilateral forum for its support to terror elements is important, but not necessarily effective in resolving the issue permanently.
The Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) is rife with structural problems and practical limitations. A thorough reform of the body is imperative for it to remain relevant.
The FARC is now hoping to position itself as the party for marginalised voters. To succeed, it must develop new organisational capacities.
President Duterte's notorious “war on drugs” has been extraordinarily bloody, and criticised by human rights organisations and foreign governments alike.
A response to consulting editor of Mint, Sundeep Khanna, who argues that Literature degrees are not the answer to India's job crisis.