All hopes on Palestinian youth

2015-05-05 03:03
In November 1993, I was on a mission. At the age of 21, I wanted to change the world, starting with Birzeit University, the second largest Palestinian university in the West Bank, situated near Ramall...

Rewarding the belligerent

2015-05-05 03:00
The Obama administration’s relationship with Iran has echoes of schizophrenia. US foreign policy as it relates to the Middle East has to be the most confusing, feckless and ineffective in living histo...

The unholy alliance

2015-05-05 03:00
The Iraqis are gearing up for another war against the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS), the second to occur during the rule of Prime Minister Haidar Al-Abadi after he won the battle of Tikrit. Sever...

Putin on parade

2015-05-05 03:00
This May’s parade in Moscow to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII promises to be the greatest Victory Day celebration since the Soviet Union’s collapse. Some 16,000 soldiers, 200 armo...

A fighter through and through

2015-05-05 03:07
For many Filipinos, Manny Pacquiao is not just a boxing champ. He exemplifies the best rags-to-riches story of all. Born to poor parents, Manny himself admitted sharing rice porridge for breakfast wit...

Fast-tracking reforms

2015-05-04 03:00
Saudi Arabia is a huge country with a population of about 30 million. One-third of the population consists of expatriates coming from different parts of the world and bringing with them different ways...

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