Articles by Palash Ghosh
- Is There A Doctor In The House? Wave Of Kidnappings Targeting Pakistan’s Physicians
October 30 2013 2:03 PM
Some doctors may take the law into their own hands, or otherwise quit.
- Kidneys And Livers For Sale: The Dark Side Of Microcredit Loans In Bangladesh
October 30 2013 11:48 AM
The practice of selling organs is nothing new to millions of people across South Asia.
- Let’s Make London A Center Of Global Islamic Finance: David Cameron
October 30 2013 5:46 AM
Global Islamic investments are predicted to reach £1.3 trillion ($2.1 trillion) in value by next year.
- A Tale Of ‘Two Cities’: Hindu-Muslim Divide Deepening In Ahmedabad, India
October 29 2013 3:00 PM
Ahmedabad is about 83 percent Hindu and 14 percent Muslim.
- Bend It Like Benning: South Asians Finally Breaking Into British Football
October 29 2013 12:56 PM
As Asians now account for about 7 percent of Britain’s total population, their presence on the pitch remains gross under-represented.
- Islamic World Should Empower Women For Economic Advancement: Malaysian PM
October 29 2013 11:10 AM
In a speech to the World Islamic Economic Forum, the head of Muslim-majority Malaysia touts the economic benefits of empowering females.
- South Asia Child Marriages Linked To High Infant Mortality Rates
October 29 2013 5:44 AM
South Asia has some of the highest infant mortality rates in the world.
- Turkey, Facing Doctor Shortage, Invites Thousands Of Physicians From Greece
October 28 2013 11:56 PM
There is only one doctor in Turkey for every 663 people.
- Underwater Tunnel Links European Part Of Istanbul To Asia
October 28 2013 2:46 PM
In a city with about 15 million people, Istanbul faces some serious problems regarding overcrowding and traffic.
- In Sweden, Foreign Born Who Don't Know They Have Pension Rights
October 28 2013 1:14 PM
Under government rules, a retired person is eligible for a full pension if they have worked in the country for at least 40 years.
- Rana Bokhari: First South Asian Party Chief In Manitoba, Canada
October 28 2013 11:30 AM
Bokhari is a first-generation Canadian who was born in Winnipeg and raised on a poultry farm in the town.
- Barneys New York: The Sad Tale Of Racial Profiling, Jay-Z, Al Sharpton And $2,500 Handbags
October 28 2013 11:14 AM
This is a tale in which almost everyone looks foolish.
- Black Players Threaten To Boycott 2018 World Cup In Russia Over Fan Racism
October 25 2013 1:02 PM
Throughout Europe, black soccer players have been verbally abused with "monkey chants."
- Dear Steve Buscemi, What’s Wrong With Fighting A ‘Culture War’?
October 25 2013 11:01 AM
Perhaps Buscemi feels guilty about his material success.
- Paperback Writer: 15 Tidbits Of Trivia From First Volume Of Massive New Beatles Biography
October 25 2013 10:21 AM
One has to wonder what there is left to say about the Beatles, the world’s greatest, most popular and most successful musical group.
- How An Indian Computer Statistician Helped Build The Dallas Cowboys
October 25 2013 8:37 AM
The Dallas Cowboys –- worth a cool $2.1 billion –- are the fifth most valuable athletic club in the world.
- The Royal Wedding You Never Heard Of: Daughter Of Javanese Sultan Marries Her Prince Charming
October 24 2013 11:16 AM
The bride's father, Sultan Hamengkubuwono X, who is also who is also Yogyakarta governor, conducted the ceremony himself.
- Rahul Gandhi Evokes Murders Of Grandmother, Father In Attack On BJP Opposition
October 24 2013 8:51 AM
Rahul Gandhi attempted to make a connection between the violence of prior militant groups with the current language of the BJP.
- Delhi To Havana: Indian Vice President To Visit Cuba
October 24 2013 6:23 AM
India has enjoyed warm relations with Cuba for more than a half century.
- Indian Website Locates Country's Most Dangerous Areas For Women
October 23 2013 12:43 PM
Statistics regarding rape in India are believed to be grossly under-reported.