Au Fung-lan, 67, a cardboard collector rests after dropping off a load of cardboard at a recycling depot in Hong Kong’s Kwai Fong district. She is one of around 2,900 cardboard collectors, mainly women over the age of 60, who pick up discarded packing boxes from shops, markets and residential buildings, and sell them for a few dollars to recycling depots, where cardboard is more valuable than plastic.
Various grade ‘A’ colleges from across Mumbai, including Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, SK Somaiya College of Arts and Science, DG Ruparel College of Arts, Science and Commerce and RA Podar College of Commerce and Economics are on the... read more
He elaborated upon the importance of autonomy and the challenges involved in it. The conference was organised by the education promotion society for India (EPSI) with Sahasrabudhe as its chief guest. read more
Last week, Gay McDougall, vice-chair of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination told the UN panel there were deep concerns about Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) being turned into a “massive internment camp”. read more
An electromagnetic catapult system is widely expected to be used on China\'s future aircraft carriers, allowing more fighter jets to take off in a shorter time and boost the carrier\'s combat capabilities. read more
Tibet is one of Beijing’s most sensitive territorial issues, and has been hit by repeated anti-Chinese protests, although the region has fairly been quiet since the last large-scale demonstrations in 2008. read more