UK airstrikes, US special forces. What a ‘pitiless war’ on terrorism really means

by Rashmee

Posted on December 2, 2015


On Wednesday, Britain voted on joining the US and France in bombing Isil. On Tuesday, …

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A terrible link between Paris attacks & asylum-seekers’ view of France?

by Rashmee

Posted on November 16, 2015


There is a disturbing kernel of truth in The Economist’s scathing view of November 7 …

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Last week, The Economist was writing about ‘the dispensable French’

by Rashmee

Posted on November 15, 2015


What a difference a week makes. On November 7, Charlemagne was pretty scathing about France’s …

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Reading heaven? France pioneers vending machines that dispense short stories

by Rashmee

Posted on October 18, 2015


As someone who’s fallen in love with the short story all over again (Alice Munro, …

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So hungry I could eat a horse, just not a Findus lassagne

by Rashmee

Posted on February 8, 2013


Whoa. Horses for courses. Not in England, you don’t, except if you race the noble …

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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