Warren Buffet’s golden jubilee at Berkshire is a right royal occasion
Posted on February 28, 2015
If all goes well, Warren Buffett will put out an especially long annual letter today. …Read More
What should we make of Netanyahu’s judgement? Or lack of?
Posted on February 27, 2015
Less than a week before Binyamin Netanyahu’s controversial speech to the US Congress, what should …Read More
ISIL’s historical reinvention is destined to end in failure
Posted on February 26, 2015 / The National
If they were more cuddly ISIL might be called “the history boys” of the radical …Read More
Will 1st LGBT envoy mean more people will see US as dedicated to human rights?
Posted on February 25, 2015
The US now has its first envoy promoting equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender …Read More
Did you know that millennials really really like to read deadtree books?
Posted on February 24, 2015
Millennials like to read deadtree books, reports The Washington Post, a declaration that is …Read More
The US is just a tenth as wired up as South Korea – and it’s losing out
Posted on February 23, 2015
Seventy per cent of South Korea is fibre-optic cabled. The US is at just one-tenth …Read More
Wal-Mart will pay its workers more. Is this proof that a better world is here?
Posted on February 22, 2015
Here’s a remarkable bit of good news: Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world’s largest retailer, is …Read More
Kim Jong Un’s new haircut is an up-do so does that mean things are improving?
Posted on February 21, 2015
North Korea’s Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un has a new haircut, reports Vox’s @amandataub. …Read More
What does it mean that Raqqa in Syria and Derna in Libya are twin cities?
Posted on February 20, 2015
It’s been five months since Derna threw in its lot with ISIL – an opportunistic …Read More
Kejriwal should look to Indonesia for inspiration
Posted on February 19, 2015 / The National
Arvind Kejriwal has been in his job for less than a week but his rise …Read More
Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK