Apple’s magic key problem, the dungeons and dragons fairytale solution

by Rashmee

Posted on February 24, 2016


Is it just me or does Apple seem to be on the wrong end of …

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Cash for work: The big plan at tomorrow’s London Syria aid conference

by Rashmee

Posted on February 3, 2016


Tomorrow (February 4) is the annual Syrian aid conference in London and Germany will float …

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Will this be the year the stethoscope enters a museum, never to leave?

by Rashmee

Posted on January 26, 2016


Two-hundred years after René Laennec invented the stethoscope, the doctor’s acoustic tool of diagnosis may …

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Shouldn’t LA have a film director l’eminence instead of a poet-laureate?

by Rashmee

Posted on January 19, 2016


When I say Los Angeles of what do I think film, television Paramount Pictures, Universal …

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You can’t win a basketball game or the reader’s attention with humbug

by Rashmee

Posted on January 13, 2016


“There is a lot of bad poetry in the world,” writes sports columnist Sally Jenkins …

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How an evening at Gerry’s made me long for a 21st-century Archy & Mehitabel

by Rashmee

Posted on October 24, 2015


It was fitting that it was at Gerry’s in Soho I properly understood something about …

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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 blame Egypt, Tunisia, India and other poor countries for world hunger?

by Rashmee

Posted on September 22, 2015


Mostly because food waste is about more than taking only what you will eat, finishing …

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I say jalebi, Tunisia says z’labia. Could this Indian sweet really be Levantine?

by Rashmee

Posted on August 28, 2015


It was India’s ambassador in Tunisia, the charming, erudite and variously talented Nagma Malik who …

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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