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Best of luck Kejriwal!

  • It is heartening to note the changing dynamics of the Indian politics. With the emergence of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), hopes of many have been rekindled. Although it would be too early to predict anything about Kejriwal and company but it appears that these unassuming people are here to...
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Assad playing dirty to crush revolution

  • For the past one year the strategy of Bashar Assad’s regime pivoted on the notion of crushing the uprising through the use of force by strengthening the latter’s capabilities by importing arms and forces from Iran, Iraq and Hezbollah. It is mainly due to these factors that Assad succeeded in...
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Other side of the Mirror: But the engine won’t start

  • As US President Barack Obama launched a blistering attack on Republicans for their “reckless” refusal to pass a “clean” spending bill to end the government shutdown, a ray of hope emerged on the looming debt limit crisis. House Speaker John Boehner, whom Obama Thursday...
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Can Khan help save Sharif’s peace plan?

  • Although the proposed peace plan of Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been severely jolted by successive terrorist strikes; an attack on army officials and the suicide attack on a church in Peshawar.However, amid all this gloom the cricketer-turned-politician, Imran Khan, is seen as a...
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UN: Between hope and history

  • Amid the smoldering wrecks and stench of death and muffled sobs and wails of countless widows and orphans, the United Nations (UN) came into existence out of the debris of the WWII with the objective of preventing global conflicts, maintaining peace and accelerating socio-economic development...
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Muslim Brotherhood’s loyalties under a cloud

  • I CAN'T count how many Egyptian and foreign envoys have insisted that the country’s roadmap must include members of the Muslim Brotherhood (MB). The word “inclusive” has become the international community’s mantra, echoed by a slew of Western opinion writers. But while...
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Oh, to be in England

  • I am leaving for the UK this evening on a short trip. I love going to the UK.Feel so much at home, unlike my English expat friends who say they feel like strangers when they visit. No such problems for the likes of us. From the moment I land it is a swizz.This is how it will go on these foreign...
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Good old days at American airports

  • Aviation experts always say, flying is safe; it is the take-off and landing that scare most people....
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Editorial: Give expats a ray of hope

  • Every government has the right to take action against illegal workers and protect the interests of its nationals. The reasons behind the Nitaqat cleanup are entirely right. The Kingdom’s campaign to clamp down on foreigners living and working illegally is a move appreciated by all law...
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Full time party poopers and spoilsports

  • There is this whole tribe of them. They live somewhere, someplace unseen and unknown, and all they do is spoil things for the rest of us. I call them the world’s party poopers. These researchers who come up with the corniest studies that no one really wants....
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