THE world seems full of crises and disasters: From political stasis and racial standoffs in Europe and the United States, to the classic conflicts of capitalism in “emerging” economies (inequality, we
INDIAN Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a worried man these days — and angry too.
For “shall”, substitute “may”.
There are black days in history. Opaque and beyond the pale of human understanding. We know it is not a perfect world and we are imperfect people and, therefore, we do imperfect things.
ALZHEIMER’S disease is by far the most common cause of dementia and one of the world’s most feared disorders.
This is with reference to the report “Shoura Council ‘open to discuss women’s driving’” (Dec. 17). I fail to understand what is the big deal about women driving in the Kingdom.
I read with great interest the article “Running around in circles” (Dec. 17) by Osama Al-Sharif. I believe that the efforts made by the United States are nothing more than a charade.
This is with reference to the article “ Wake up Pakistan, wake up” (Dec. 17) by Syed Tausief Ausaf. Nobody in his right frame of mind could disagree with the views expressed by the writer.
The call to accelerate economic diversification is very timely and appropriate. It is not only the falling oil prices that should be seen as the main threat.
Iran has historically been the most troublesome country in the region, a chronic spoiler stymieing efforts to bring about political cooperation for everyone’s benefit.
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