When presented with the idea of international boarding school, parents are likely to baulk at the prospect of emptying their bank accounts to send their darlings to live a life permeated by blackboards, bunk beds and Bovril. Children, conversely, will either share their parents’ fear of being sent to fend for
At the beginning of October the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015 were released and while the UK and the US still dominate the top 10, there were some impressive results from Asian Universities.
Have you ever thanked an engineer for the last Snickers bar you devoured? Perhaps not. How about consulting an engineer for insight into the latest controversial, progressive art exhibition? Highly unlikely- but why? Because the study of engineering has little to do with confectionery and nothing to do with culture? Few statements
Since coming to power in May this year, Thailand’s junta led by Prayuth Chan-ocha has been busy proposing reforms for a multitude of social agencies.
Students taking to the streets in Hong Kong have been widely described as ‘too idealistic,’ ‘too radical’ or ‘wanting things too quickly.’ A lot of adjectives and, unfortunately, they are mostly wrong.
China chides India over new border posts
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 8:16PM UTC
South Korea soldiers convicted for hazing death of subordinate
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 7:56PM UTC
Japanese swimmer Tomita suspended for camera theft
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 7:47PM UTC
Ebola expert says China at risk and seeks Japan aid
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 7:09PM UTC
Plans for Antarctic marine reserve falter again
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 2:56PM UTC
Baidu profit up 27 percent as mobile grows
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 12:49PM UTC