Israel wakes up to its shame

2015-08-04 03:00
Seared photographs of angelic 18-month-old Ali Saad, burned alive by Jewish radicals, have touched a nerve within Israel just as a photograph of a young Vietnamese girl, fleeing in agony from the effe...

Reconciliation idea with Iran is fruitless

2015-08-04 03:00
It’s not difficult for Arab Gulf countries to shake hands with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, sign a friendship agreement with Iran and end the disagreement which lasted for 30 years. Theoretically...

Is number of overseas Filipinos going down?

2015-08-04 03:00
President Benigno Simeon Aquino III in his fifth and final State of the Nation Address enumerated the accomplishments of his administration. The speech ran over two hours and was said mainly in the ve...

A Marshall Plan for the US

2015-08-04 03:00
When a major highway bridge in California collapsed last month, the impact on the entire southwestern United States once again highlighted the country’s serious infrastructure problem. Indeed, in a se...

Taliban facing heat in Afghanistan

2015-08-04 03:00
A self-proclaimed “kingmaker” and bulwark against the Taliban with a penchant for creating friends out of yesterday’s foes, the colorful Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum, vice-president and former warlord, ma...

Aramco Brats: I didn’t know

2015-08-03 03:00
Even though I have never worked for Saudi Aramco, I have been a close follower of this company. I had to. I was born and raised in the middle of the oil fields that this company had been discovering s...

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