After a dismal 2015 of mass refugee flows, war and catastrophe, leading U.N. agencies seeking over $20 billion in funding next year, the largest humanitarian appeal in history.
It is to keep the European project alive and to find a political solution to the quagmire in West Asia.
What does it mean to Paris?
Barbaric attack on innocent citizens in Paris is meant to simultaneously be an act of psychological terror, geopolitical strategy and ideological proclamation.
Why European economic project is under strain?
Which are two larger challenges in West Asia?
Will the expanding war draw in more recruits?
The increasing number of unaccompanied minors seeking asylum in Europe is a “particularly striking and worrying characteristic” of the current refugee crisis, according to a new report on migration trends in 2015 by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
For Greece, which is struggling with an enduring financial crisis as well as political upheaval, the surge in arrivals of migrants and refugees could not have come at a more challenging time.
In the absence of any domestic law or regional South Asian framework, India has desisted from taking its rightful regional leadership role in this increasingly critical matter.
Why won’t India sign the Convention or the Protocol?
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is fond of quoting ancient Sanskrit sayings: one of them is “Atithi Devo Bhava”.