Hawking and the author.
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The enigma at the centre of our 20-year collaboration was how the Big Bang could have created conditions so perfectly hospitable to life
These influential people go on to work in roles that enable them to use their contacts from their old jobs.
Donald Trump is seen in London in December 2019 during a joint news conference with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
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Between the years 2016 and 2020, Canadians were united in their contempt for Donald Trump. What will the impact on Canada and Canadian politics be if he runs again in 2024?
Sejarah perumusan UU Sisdiknas, dari edisi pertamanya pada 1989 hingga rancangan terbarunya pada 2022, selalu diwarnai perdebatan panas tentang pendidikan agama di sekolah.
Under Indonesian rules designed to protect religious freedom, female Muslim students are not compelled to wear “Muslim attire”. But those regulations are often interpreted differently by schools.
Kontestasi politik di Indonesia, terutama politik Islam, punya andil besar dalam membentuk kebijakan seragam jilbab di sekolah.
The internet and smartphones have enabled customers to make more informed choices by using sites where customers share their experiences.
The yacht Amore Vero is docked in the Mediterranean resort of La Ciotat, France. French authorities have seized the yacht linked to Igor Sechin, a Vladimir Putin ally who runs Russian oil giant Rosneft, as part of EU sanctions over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
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The targeting of elite interests has been at the centre of recent sanctions policies, including sanctions on Russia. We look at the effectiveness of targeting in Iran in the 2010s.
They say to improve your mood you should fake a smile and roll with the crowd. But research suggests the more pressure you feel to be happy, the worse you’ll end up feeling.
The passion paradigm is one cause of what has been dubbed the “Great Resignation.”
The passion paradigm can fuel demands for better, more meaningful work, but this is only possible when it’s accompanied by a strong social safety net.
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The insecurity that plagues Nigeria significantly undermines the quality of life for its people.
Kami ngobrol dengan Sari Oktafiana, peneliti politik pendidikan di KU Leuven, Belgia tentang bagaimana kehadiran perda bernuansa agama mendorong munculnya berbagai peraturan diskriminatif di sekolah.
Penerbitan aturan berbasis perda keagamaan yang memaksakan atribut atau program pendidikan agama tertentu rentan mengancam hak kebebasan beragama terutama untuk pelajar yang memeluk agama minoritas.
Public participation has been found to increase voluntary cash contributions for the construction of schools in Ugandan sub-counties.
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Public participation increased the quality and quantity of some public services, though not in all sectors, and some services were affected more than others.
Around 25,000 Ethiopians fleeing conflict in the Tigray region have crossed into neighbouring Sudan.
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Food security in Tigray was becoming critical even before the current armed conflict.
Streaming services are carrying more foreign-language content. While people are stuck at home because of the pandemic, why not use the time to improve their language skills?
While staying at home during the pandemic, foreign language learners can improve their vocabulary and comprehension by watching films and television shows in the language they are studying.
Conspiracy theories about COVID-19 abound.
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Don’t jump to conclusions about 5G conspiracy theories or those that believe in them.
Un pompier déplaçant un rang de combinaisons de protection, pour faire face à l'épidémie du Covid-19 qui a touché la Belgique, le 12 avril 2020 à Bruxelles.
Avec la crise sanitaire mondiale qui nous touche actuellement, comment la Belgique, pourtant bien rodée à la gestion de crise, a-t-elle mal appréhendé l’urgence de la situation ?
Leymah Gbowee, the head of Monrovia’s Women in Peacebuilding Network, stands in front of a sign calling for peaceful elections in Liberia in 2017.
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Local peacebuilders must step up to the plate with support from their counterparts in the international community.
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