Stories about Development from November, 2017
On November 4, 2017 the Estonian authorities disabled the certificates of more than 760,000 national electronic ID cards due to a security vulnerability that could have compromised cards issued between October 16, 2014 and October 26, 2017, and possibly even earlier. More so than most other countries, Estonia relies on...
Doctors refuse job postings to a small village in a border district of West Bengal even as people suffer due to lack of medical services.
"(The) Afghan football final was a huge success regardless of who won. A sold out crowd cheered two hours straight."
The Indian government deems the newly implemented Goods and Services Tax a success, but many small businesses have been adversely affected and protests are mounting.
Boukary Konaté traveled to regions of Mali far away from the capital to train the younger generations in the basics of blogging and safeguarding their culture.
"Sedition case for writing against river linking! This is a most financially, socially, environmentally disastrous idea."