Pulling Yemen back from the abyss

2015-03-28 03:00
Just a few hours before a Saudi Arabia-led coalition of 10 countries launched an offensive against the Houthi rebels in Yemen, I was aboard a flight to the United States capital, Washington. Soon aft...

Extremism: The bigger picture

2015-03-28 03:00
Now 95, Lord George Weidenfeld has lived through tumultuous world events while building up a renowned London publishing house. In British cultural life he occupies the status of venerable sage. A Jewi...

Death and hope on the high seas

2015-03-28 03:00
Sharks and their cousins, the rays, predate the dinosaurs. They survived the catastrophic mass extinction that finished off Tyrannosaurus Rex and all the rest, as well the Permian-Triassic extinction...

Rekindling Yemenis’ hopes

2015-03-28 03:00
I had written an article analyzing the ongoing situation in Yemen. I had stated that the current turmoil in the impoverished country would lead to further divisions and a long civil war.Before the art...

Immorality of drone warfare

2015-03-28 03:00
Almost all wars that are currently under way in the world are targeting Muslims. Just about every bomb, every drone, every prison, every cage, every orange jumpsuit are produced for Muslims. Look arou...

Why crash the flight

2015-03-28 03:00
The suicidal pilot who flew the A320 from Germanwings into the Alps taking 150 people with him makes for a bizarre page in aviation history. When the news broke I had written that aircraft of this gen...

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