Bengal-born writer, philosopher, and educator Rabindranath Tagore had the greatest admiration for Mohandas K. Gandhi the person and also as a politician, but Tagore had been skeptical of Gandhi’s form of nationalism and his conservative opinions about India’s cultural traditions.
Although schistosomiasis is not often fatal, it is so debilitating that it has become an economic drain on many developing countries.
The company announced that its profits declined much less in the second quarter than analysts had expected it to and its business will improve in the second half of the year.
The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) had long been expected to announce a reduction in output to bolster sagging oil prices, but officials of the organization just recently announced that the group will pare daily production by 1.5 million barrels by the beginning of ne...
While they remove carbon dioxide from the air, conserve soil and water, and house thousands of species, forests also supply potentially valuable pharmaceuticals, and, as sources of building material and firewood, that provide employment for millions worldwide.
In 1850, Lucretia Mott published her Discourse on Women, arguing in a treatise for women to have equal political and legal rights and for changes in the married women’s property laws.
Laos has a land area about the same as Great Britain but only four million in population, where many are members of hill tribes ensconced in the virtually inaccessible mountain valleys of the north.
Employment costs rose 2.8 percent in the 12 months that ended in September, slightly less than they did in the year that ended in the previous quarter.
To develop more accurate population forecasts, demographers have to know a great deal more than now about the social and economic determinants of fertility.
Often incorrectly referred to as a tidal wave, a tsunami, a seismic sea wave that can reach up to 150 miles per hour in speed and 200 feet high, is caused by underwater earthquakes or volcanic eruptions.
Hunter: Hunters alone are blamed for the decline in Greenrock National Forest's deer population over the past&...
For which of the following functions f is f(x) = f(1-x) for all x?
If m and n are integers, is m odd?(1) n + m is odd.(2) n + m = n² + 5.
Is the integer x divisible by 6 ? (1) x + 3 is divisible by 3. (2) x + 3 is an odd nu...
Ann bought five different kinds of fruit: apples, oranges, pears, mangoes, and bananas. If the number of apples that Ann bought was twice the number of oranges and if the number of pears that Ann boug...