What did Mark Zuckerberg know about Turkey’s elections and when did he know it?

by Rashmee

Posted on April 19, 2018


On Thursday, April 19 President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey suddenly announced that presidential and …

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People power seeks to protect two very dissimilar heroes in Brazil, Bollywood

by Rashmee

Posted on April 9, 2018


At the weekend, two lots of people on two continents sought to keep their heroes …

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Did Rio Olympics shine the light on why BRICS really should have been Cribs?

by Rashmee

Posted on August 22, 2016


It may not be too extreme to say that the Rio Olympics broadly showcased some …

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Olympic gold for America’s keep calm and carry on strategy in unfinished Rio?

by Rashmee

Posted on August 5, 2016


Great wealth imposes great burdens – such as keeping your mouth shut in the age …

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BRICS really should have been Cribs. That would have been more realistic

by Rashmee

Posted on May 16, 2016


How far we have come from that day in November when news came that Goldman …

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With Brazil’s Lula, fall some of our dreams about men of great principle

by Rashmee

Posted on April 16, 2016


It was hard not to feel sad reading Michael Reid’s Bello column on Brazil’s former …

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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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Re-making a post-apocalyptic world sans fossil fuels? Brazil has the answer

by Rashmee

Posted on April 24, 2015


“Is there any chance, for instance, that a post-apocalyptic society could reboot a technological civilization?” …

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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