The Various Complexities of Foreign Aid

By Bharati J Krishnan, Chief Editor The global nature of most of our current crises—from the Coronavirus to the humanitarian crisis in Yemen—has allowed a lot of sympathy to brew among the international community. This usually translates to help in the form of foreign aid. However, the dynamics of foreign aid aren’t as straightforward as [...]

Does your charity have the same intentions as you?

By Shreyanka Pal, Deputy Editor When was the last time you followed up on how your charitable donations were spent? Whether you contributed towards a charity feeding the impoverished, saving the endangered Black Rhinos or rebuilding Bengal, can you say with certainty that your money was spent in furthering that particular cause? A central [...]