All six of the region’s biggest economies may soon be run by leftist presidents with all eyes on Brazil’s upcoming run-off elections that could see the comeback of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in a fresh ‘pink tide’.
Half of the nations covered cut their spending on social protection and 70 percent slashed education.
Gustavo Petro, a former guerilla, who fought against the Colombian government in the past, will now lead the South American country.
Pre-vote polls show former rebel Gustavo Petro ahead so far as Colombians vote for their next leader in a country facing rising poverty and insecurity.
A study found that higher temperatures affect sleeping patterns worldwide, and that people in low-income countries, especially the elderly and women are most affected.
A new book by Turkiye’s Communications Director highlights the world’s broken justice system after 9/11 and proposes a “more just world” in light of Ankara’s positive role in global politics.
World’s ten richest men, including Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos, made $1.3 billion a day during Covid-19 pandemic while 160 million more people fell into poverty.
More than two years into the Covid-19 pandemic, the world has enough information to decide if the new education reality could be adapted to the post-Covid era. Data suggests against it.
The world is becoming "even more polarised" as billionaires' wealth rose by more than $4 trillion during the Covid-19 pandemic, while over 100 million joined the ranks of "extreme poverty".
Increasing share of young people see capitalism at the root of the world's problem and socialism as being able to resolve their problems, study finds.
The country’s fault lines have become more visible as Palestinian citizens of Israel have mobilised in the face of historic dispossession and discrimination.
Bogota’s tax proposal has triggered anger as ordinary people feel the government has burdened them, and not the rich, with fixing the pandemic-hit economy.
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