From tomorrow, Britain unlocks itself to the footloose

by Rashmee

Posted on August 1, 2021


  From 4 am, Monday, August 2, Britain will unlock itself for the footloose double-jabbed …

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Why remote workers should reinvent the commuting ritual

by Rashmee

Posted on November 3, 2020 / The Economist


The daily commute is now a distant memory for millions of workers. Before lockdowns and …

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‘The Eyes of Darkness’ is not about the Coronavirus and not a particularly good read

by Rashmee

Posted on October 16, 2020


  By curious coincidence, I finished Dean Koontz’s ‘The Eyes of Darkness’ on the day …

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Does the centre-left have the ideological flexibility to take power?

by Rashmee

Posted on July 18, 2020


In the days before the coronavirus epidemic struck, there was a growing sense that the …

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Why a 1000-year-old English flour mill should be a case study for Harvard Business School

by Rashmee

Posted on May 3, 2020


When this is all over, Sturminster Newton flour mill in Dorset, England, should be a …

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Joe Biden and the Great Man Theory of History

by Rashmee

Posted on April 20, 2020


  In his three-and-a-half years in the White House, Donald Trump has illustrated both the …

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Viral words: ‘Social distancing’ is out but hard to dislodge

by Rashmee

Posted on April 16, 2020


Had Donald Trump any sense (including of the English language) he would have taken the …

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It may take a pandemic to change the whole idea of national security

by Rashmee

Posted on April 15, 2020


Even in lockdown, the “make love not war” brigade must be hopeful, high-fiving each other …

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One day, the pandemic will end. The other malignancy in US body politic may be harder to dislodge

by Rashmee

Posted on April 13, 2020


A sad and telling development in the crippling affliction that wracks America came on Easter …

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United Nations struggles in a leaderless world

by Rashmee

Posted on April 12, 2020 / The Arab Weekly


Tunisia, which has a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council, put forward a resolution …

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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