Articles about government
Founded in 1867 on the principles of peace, order, and good government, Canada is a Westminster style parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarch, Queen Elizabeth II.
How Londoners gained shelter from the nightly bombings the city experienced during Hitler's Blitz.
Throughout its 500 year history the development of the French language in Canada has involved a tangled web of linguistic, political and social issues.
Global warming is changing the earth's weather systems. What options are there and how are three specific countries responding to the challenge?
At first glance it might be difficult to find two countries more different than Iceland and Japan. However, both countries have several things in common, including rich resources of geothermal power.
Why are languages disappearing, and why should we be concerned?
In 1494, the Treaty of Tordesillas granted Spain exclusive exploration rights west of a line running close to the 46th meridian. This determined the future of Spanish colonization of the New World, and the resulting geographical distribution of the Spanish language.
Remembrance Day originated in the outpouring of grief at the end of World War I, the "war to end all wars". That grief is also reflected in the work of the World War One poets, the greatest of which is Wilfred Owen.
What an English learner needs to know before taking the IELTS Examination
Some unique and amazing feats of architecture around the world that have that "wow" factor.