Why every city in the world doesn’t think tourists are a jolly good thing

by Rashmee

Posted on February 16, 2016


There’s an interesting backlash against the ceaseless urge to seek out authenticity in foreign parts: …

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Why Tim Berners-Lee’s call for a Magna Carta for the internet may not work

by Rashmee

Posted on January 25, 2016


Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the man who created the world’s first web page more than 25 …

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Isil’s tech and propaganda progress: a new app and a nasheed in Mandarin

by Rashmee

Posted on December 14, 2015


Following on from news of Isil’s losing streak on both the digital and real battlefield …

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Joseph Nye is right, less American ‘exemptionalism’ not more interventionism

by Rashmee

Posted on October 26, 2015


Joseph Nye has been warning against US “exceptionalism” turning into “exemptionalism,” which is to say …

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Why Asia-Pacific’s glut of millionaires may be no reason to cheer

by Rashmee

Posted on October 3, 2015


I’m not sure how much anyone in the Asia-Pacific region should be cheering Capgemini’s World …

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The farm to fork chain: How to feed the world in three crucial steps

by Rashmee

Posted on September 23, 2015


Time was when the world shook its head over lakes of milk and mountains of …

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Why Jim Rogers matters to Modi’s hope of building the very Taj Mahal of business

by Rashmee

Posted on September 15, 2015


As Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi heads for a heart-to-heart with Mark Zuckerberg, what about …

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Should Germany be Hoovering up all of Adolf Hitler’s art…for the state?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 11, 2015


Yes, there’s a market in them anyway. Supply and demand is driven by the curious, …

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The Brics bank comes into being. A powerful statement, that’s all

by Rashmee

Posted on July 8, 2015


The Brics countries – Brazil, Russia, India, India, China, and South Africa – will formally …

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@GardinerHarris and New Delhi’s perilous, polluted nose cone situation

by Rashmee

Posted on June 28, 2015


It was a bit of a coincidence to hear Gardiner Harris on the radio while …

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK