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Times Higher Education World University Rankings

I spent a week freelancing at Times Higher Education, helping to create their World University Rankings. Here are links to a few of the articles I wrote while there: 31 more words


Panay Bukidnon: a story yet to unfold

This article was published on The Daily Guardian.

Culture will never die.

Before Ferdinand Magellan decided to sail around the world and conquer the island of the Negritos and Datu Lapu-Lapu, the rich culture and unique traditions of tribes here in the country is already growing at its fullest. 956 more words


Pig Wrestling Dirty

With the ruling party and opposition fighting over the PRRS outbreak that has devastated pig farms across Mizoram, the battle has centred on an influential Congress leader with a monopoly over the supply of piglets routed through the NLUP livelihood program. 1,317 more words
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A baby’s death, a nurse’s conviction and political finger-pointing

A lower court in Lunglei has convicted a nurse for causing the death of a premature-born baby through negligence by removing life-support systems and telling the parents, wrongly as it turned out, the baby had died. 946 more words

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Welcome to Mizoram Tourism! (Opposition party members not allowed?)

The Tourism Department’s move to privatise some of its facilities to cut losses – and perhaps enliven the state’s laggard tourism industry despite being part of a region acclaimed as a tourism hotspot – appears to have been jeopardised by political considerations over revenue generation as it rejects bids by five people for no apparent reason except that they belong to an opposition party… 1,410 more words


Robyn Hanna Sportsmanship Award recipient honored at Youth World Show

 2016 Robyn Hanna Sportsmanship Award Winner Amanda Nelson (center right), pictured with (l to r) APHA Executive Committee members Casey West and Mike Short, Larry Milton, James Saubolle, Mark Hanna and APHA President Susie Shaw. 628 more words

Spanish Elections

“In Spain, merit is not rewarded – stealing and being a scoundrel is rewarded. Everything bad is rewarded” – Luces de Bohemia, Ramón María del Valle-Inclán (1869-1936) 882 more words

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