Liberals need to heed the messages writ large

by Rashmee

Posted on March 9, 2017 / The National


A recent news report on France’s presidential election campaign and the prospects of far-right leader …

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Will mattresses, iphones, Tupperware, fast fashion become too dear to buy in Trump’s America?

by Rashmee

Posted on January 25, 2017


Don’t get me wrong. I don’t regard it as the greatest hardship in the world …

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India may note: Russian nationalism about Ovcharka fighting dogs but ‘rotting West’ too

by Rashmee

Posted on October 15, 2016


India’s Narendra Modi meets Russia’s Vladimir Putin today. They share a great deal, not just …

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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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The human connection in India’s scramble for Africa

by Rashmee

Posted on July 14, 2016 / The National


  Indian prime minister Narendra Modi, left, and his host Tanzanian president John Pombe Magufuli, …

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Trump unwittingly had a good effect on climate debate. Then India baulked

by Rashmee

Posted on July 10, 2016


Till recently, there was a discernible Donald Trump effect on the international community’s attempt to …

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After Brexit, the Empire smirked back: ‘Watch Britain partition itself’

by Rashmee

Posted on July 6, 2016


A line from a creative thinker in India: “Karma is a real bitch! They partitioned …

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Donald Trump’s nativist bandwagon: Would he throw someone like me off?

by Rashmee

Posted on August 25, 2015


Listen carefully to the Americans around you. The ones who are American by blood – …

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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