Gulf states have given women great education, but they are still very limited participants in the workplace.
Chances are your favourite band started out learning the trade at a pub or small club. Venues like this are under threat like never before.
It is important that procedures surrounding funerals are developed by public health officials alongside traditional and religious authorities.
Airlines seem largely unconcerned about the long-term implications of their refusal to issue refunds to passengers during the COVID-19 pandemic, and risk alienating customers permanently.
There's no indication that handling cash increases your chance of catching COVID-19. But that hasn't stopped countries around the world from looking at digital currencies.
New research shows how a lack of basic information caused by the language barrier can lead to the spread of fake news in refugee communites.
Tens of millions of Americans who have been telecommuting during the pandemic are beginning to head back to the office – even though COVID-19 remains a threat.
As if the symptoms of COVID-19 were not disturbing enough, physicians have noted a rare neurological condition that emerges during some severe cases of this viral infection.
Putting a dollar value on human lives to compare the costs and benefits of stay-at-home orders can have unintended consequences. These researchers found a different way.
The best option is for infected people to be admitted to hospitals or other suitable health facilities. This will help prevent transmission within families.
Without policies to address the core needs of small business, Victoria's second wave of restrictions will be a killer blow.
As Melbourne returns to lockdown, the evidence suggests routine mask-wearing - as seen in many countries but not so far in Australia - could be a valuable tool to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
239 scientists have penned an open letter to the WHO arguing COVID-19 likely spreads through the air. But what is airborne transmission, and how strong is the evidence COVID-19 spreads this way?
It's time to accept that moving in and out of various levels of restriction may just be a part of life as we know it in 2020, and likely 2021.
Previous recessions have mainly hit men. The jobs figures suggest we should treat this one differently.
Xu Zhangrun has grown increasingly critical of President Xi Jinping in a series of essays in the past few years and recently taken aim at the Communist Party leadership's response to coronavirus.
Continued drug dependence treatment for people locked down in housing estates is important. But people not currently in treatment also need support.
Going GST-free for six months would cost the budget $35 billion. Very little of it would be wasted.
Listening more deeply to what makes sounds meaningful for people within their respective contexts matters in an era of rising expressions of racism in the pandemic.
Now, more than ever, we need to share stories that build relationships, community connections and self-esteem, especially with our children.