Articles by Palash Ghosh
- Jason Collins: How Sports Illustrated Created A Contrived Nonstory About A Gay Basketball Player
April 30 2013 9:06 AM
In terms of sports celebrity, Jason Collins is a "nobody"-- it is doubtful the average sports fan even knows who he is.
- Should India Ban Internet Pornography To Ease Rape Epidemic?
April 30 2013 5:55 AM
Some India police officials and others believe porn incites men and boys to commit sexual assaults on women and children.
- Indian Father Lets 9-Year-Old Son Drive Ferrari [VIDEO]
April 29 2013 2:59 PM
An affluent class has arisen in India that is now able to purchase symbols of Western prosperity.
- Would You Go To A Soccer Tournament In Darfur, Sudan?
April 29 2013 12:25 PM
Cecafa officials claim they are “encouraged” by the progress in the Darfur region.
- Canada Criticizes Sri Lanka Over Human Rights Record
April 29 2013 11:10 AM
Canada is demanding that Sri Lanka not be allowed to hold a Commonwealth summit on human rights issues.
- Stop Exploitive Labor Practices: WOW to Retailers
April 29 2013 9:58 AM
Some 3.5 million Bangladeshi workers toil in almost 5,000 garment factories to produce goods for the European and North American markets.
- South Korea: A Thriving Sex Industry In A Powerful, Wealthy Super-State
April 29 2013 9:16 AM
In Seoul, South Korea’s largest city, prostitution is widespread and peculiarly civilized.
- Who Killed Pakistani President Zia? Case Still Unsolved
April 27 2013 12:04 PM
Who killed Gen. Muhammad Zia ul-Haq of Pakistan? He was a fierce Islamist and supporter of the U.S. -- and he had a lot of enemies.
- Owners Blamed in Bangladesh Building Disaster
April 26 2013 3:14 PM
Allegations have emerged that garment employees were forced to work in a dangerous building with many cracks.
- Despite Crime, Sri Lanka Still Wary About Death Penalty
April 26 2013 12:27 PM
The death penalty is on the books in Sri Lanka, but no executions have taken place since 1976.
- Massacre In Philippines Underscores Country’s Deadly Love Affair With Guns
April 26 2013 9:27 AM
Civilian distrust of government, clan rivalries and lack of political will contribute to the endemic violence and widespread gun culture of Filipino society.
- Australia’s Iconic Koalas Now Face Extinction Through STD
April 25 2013 1:04 PM
In the 19th century, millions of koalas roamed all across Australia. There are now no more than 100,000 on the entire continent.