The Protracted Sri Lankan Refugee Situation in India: Challenges and Possible Solutions

There is a lot of talk about refugees and what to do with them until they actually show up and upset the social harmony that existed before they arrived. There are a lot of people, government agencies perhaps and international organizations that speak well of the need to help refugees, but at the heart of […]

Islam Relationships with the West

Introduction Islam is one of the major religious groups spread all over the world. Just like most religious groups derive their principles from holy books, Islam also follow their principles as enshrined in their holy book, which is known as the Qur’an. The devotees of this holy book deem it the word of Allah. Moreover, […]

How has change in ship technology affected international politics?

Introduction Technology has been regarded as a major source of social, economic and political change, and in almost every instance, it has been regarded as the master variable that has the potential to explain almost everything. For instance, technology has played key role in economics through being responsible to the process of opening up opportunities […]

Extent to which the UN can shape order and ensure justice in world politics

Introduction An international body like the United Nations has an enormous task with regard to shaping order and justice in world politics. It must balance problems emanating from the actual conceptions of justice and order; it must deal with the needs of these stakeholders and must also look for ways of overcoming its limitations and […]

Why some states benefit from globalisation while others fall victim to it

Introduction The global economic crisis triggered a renewed interest in the process of globalisation and an analysis of whether increased interdependence among nations is actually all it has been cut out to be by its supporters. An examination of the phenomenon Globalisation can be understood in various ways but for purposes of this analysis, it […]

United Nations Global Compact

Introduction The United Nations Global Compact being an initiative which has played a major role in making sure that business organizations subscribe to policies which enhance social responsibilities has enacted some principles which have been able to bring companies together in ensuring a global sustainability. In addressing the integration of Hewlett Packard into the United […]