Articles By Palash R. Ghosh

From Politics & Policy Sep 08, 2012

Judge’s Incendiary Remarks On Women Highlights India’s Domestic Violence Crisis

Activists have filed a formal complaint with the state’s chief justice and also introduced an online campaign to condemn the judge and remove him from the bench.

From Economy Sep 07, 2012

Tipping Point: The Art Of Paying Gratuities At Restaurants

I have never been certain if tipping was simply a 'courtesy' or the 'law.'

From Politics & Policy Sep 07, 2012

Barack Obama: Top Ten Most Surprising Statements From Acceptance Speech

Barack Obama: Top Ten Most Surprising Statements From Acceptance Speech

From Politics & Policy Sep 07, 2012

African Astronauts? Sudan’s Bashir Calls For African Space Agency

Some critics question the need for a poor region like Africa to even consider such an expensive project as going into space.

From Politics & Policy Sep 07, 2012

Pakistan: Sectarian Killings Of Minority Shias Escalating

At least 320 people have been killed in sectarian violence in Pakistan thus far this year alone.

From Politics & Policy Sep 07, 2012

Who Murdered A Family Of British Tourists In The Picturesque French Alps?

Police found more than a dozen spent cartridges from an automatic pistol at the locale.

From Politics & Policy Sep 06, 2012

Pakistan Expels Foreign Charity Workers On Suspicions They Helped CIA Find Bin Laden

In May 2011, Osama bin Laden was shot and killed in a compound in Abbottabad, a garrison town not far from the capital Islamabad.

From Politics & Policy Sep 06, 2012

The Plight Of Nigerian Girls Trafficked Into Prostitution In Italy

There are now at least 10,000 Nigerian prostitutes -- perhaps as many as 20,000 -- in Italy alone.

From Economy Sep 06, 2012

Diamond Smuggler In Sri Lanka Swallows Precious Stone: It’s Not Just Drug Mules Who Try To Eat The Evidence

X-rays indicated that the diamond is trapped in his gullet and might be very difficult to extricate.

From Politics & Policy Sep 06, 2012

Global Media Largely Praises Michelle Obama’s Convention Speech

“Michelle Obama wows convention with passionate speech.”