From tomorrow, Britain unlocks itself to the footloose

by Rashmee

Posted on August 1, 2021


  From 4 am, Monday, August 2, Britain will unlock itself for the footloose double-jabbed …

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Street party time

by Rashmee

Posted on July 31, 2021


  Our little neighbourhood in Greenwich is having a street party today. Here are some …

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Have a listen to this podcast: The New European

by Rashmee

Posted on July 30, 2021 / The New European


https://twitter.com/sanglesey/status/1421085729711665159 For this week’s bumper summer special issue episode, host Steve Anglesey is joined by …

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A warm, dry July evening in the heart of London: here’s what it looks like

by Rashmee

Posted on July 29, 2021


Notice something about the photos above? There’s almost no one around. Two years ago, a …

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Shakespeare in the Garden: as you like it

by Rashmee

Posted on July 28, 2021


We’ve been to the theatre…in the garden. Not our garden, but one that belongs to …

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What’s wrong with Paul Bowles? What’s wrong with us?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 27, 2021


In conversation the other day with a writer who also teaches the art and craft …

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How the world views Brexit Britain

by Rashmee

Posted on July 27, 2021 / The New European


Brexit and a risky Covid strategy means that the UK is the focus of close …

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Why the livestock farmer is the world’s next guru

by Rashmee

Posted on July 26, 2021


I was very taken by a British professor’s assertion the other day that bankers and …

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Half-a-year in, what about Joe-plomacy?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 25, 2021


/ POLITICS & AMERICA Joe Biden hasn’t been US president very long but six months …

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Space: the final frontier for the planet’s wealthiest?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 24, 2021 / open Democracy


On 20 July, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos became the second billionaire in a matter of …

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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