The recklessness of some Saudi drivers never ceases to amaze me. Now I can add to my list of the scofflaws, drivers who are members of my own family.
Why do so many incompetent men become leaders? I know that this question would hit a nerve and upset a lot of people.
There is an Arab proverb that says, “Never trust a carpenter whose house’s door is cracking.” This proverb applies to the Ministry of Health, which reportedly refuses to offer treatment to its staff.
Among today’s geopolitical risks, none is greater than the long arc of instability stretching from the Maghreb to the Afghanistan-Pakistan border.
This is the highest level of tension that the two neighbors, Saudi Arabia and Iran, have reached since the end of the Iraqi-Iranian war 27 years ago.
If you were transported back to Europe in 1900 and asked educated citizens to describe the ideal political arrangement, what they would outline to you is a homogeneous nation-state: France for the Fre
Arthashastra is a significant treatise, which was written by Chanakya, an Indian philosopher in ancient times.
Think of the Nobel prizes and you think of groundbreaking research bettering mankind, but the awards have also honored some quite unhumanitarian inventions such as chemical weapons, DDT and lobotomies
If an international award is instituted for hypocrisy, the BJP-ruled India would win it hands down.
Here we go again. In the UK they are rushing for the bus, the tube and the queue to join the Welcome Partners, organizers and sponsors for Indian Prime Minister Modi’s Wembley address on Nov 13.
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