On the English coast, there’s no sign of the gathering storm

by Rashmee

Posted on August 10, 2019


Down on the English coast, the sun is shining and there’s no sign of the gathering economic storm. As we drove down to Whitstable to visit our friends, news came from the Office for National Statistics of the first fall in quarterly GDP in nearly seven years. That means Britain could be heading for its first recession … Continue reading “On the English coast, there’s no sign of the gathering storm”

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Tunisia in the time of emergency: A Sunday that murmurs peace

by Rashmee

Posted on February 23, 2016


On Sunday, February 21, Tunisia said it would extend the nationwide state of emergency imposed after a November suicide bombing killed 12 presidential guards. You would hardly have known there was a security problem at La Marsa Plage, except for the graffiti. It’s part of Heroes Build, a new NGO-led, US-supported campaign to turn young … Continue reading “Tunisia in the time of emergency: A Sunday that murmurs peace”

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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