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The World’s Largest Arms Suppliers

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The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) has released new data on the volume of global arms exports between 2014 and 2018. During that period, the United States, Russia, France, Germany and China accounted for 75 percent of all arms exports. Between 2009-13 and 2014-18, the …

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The State of the Internet Around the World

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Thirty years ago, Tim Berners-Lee published his landmark scientific proposal, “Information Management: A Proposal” that laid out the foundation for developing the fundamentals of the internet. Berners-Lee was a computer scientist working at CERN when he birthed the concept and proposal. After …

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Affordable housing

Affordable housing

Pakistan has been experiencing rapid population growth together with rising levels of urbanization for a long time. The rising importance of urban areas is impacting not only population but also on the economic growth. In the process of urbanization, the …

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Pretty clothes, ugly truth

Pretty clothes, ugly truth

It’s only early spring but the adverts are already filled with upcoming branded lawn prints that are dime a dozen. No doubt these vibrant colourful prints are irresistible. But, before you deep dive into multiple volumes of lawn prints this …

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