Could the Iranian Economy Sink Rouhani?

2017-05-18
Iran was suffering from 35% inflation, the national currency had depreciated by two-thirds in the previous year, and international sanctions ...

Leaked Records Show Shell’s Complicity in Massive Oil Corruption Scandal

2017-04-14
Subsequent conversation sheds light on Shell’s complicity in one of the largest corruption scandals in Big Oil’s history ...

The world economy is picking up

2017-03-20
Despite anxieties, the green shoots of global recovery are real ...

Iran: Why has Qatar Approached Us?

2017-07-17
fear of Saudi Arabia drove recent Qatari policy and emphasizes the importance of the Qatari-Saudi border dispute ...

Independent Kurdistan would be a failed state

2017-07-04
it is time to recognize that the forced inclusion of the Kurds in Iraq has not worked for us or ...

The Fight for the Northern Iraq-Syria Border

2017-06-29
At the symbolic level, Iran and its proxies are achieving great success in planting their flags along this contested frontier, ...

US moves against Iran raise spectre of wider regional conflict

2017-07-23
Arguments that Iran has failed to comply with the agreement that lifted crippling international sanctions and opened the door to ...

Morocco’s unrest is worsening

2017-07-22
Trouble in a neglected region threatens the whole country ...

The Quiet Demise of Austerity

2017-07-19
There is no mistaking which side won and why. Austerity is dead ...

Made in Britain, tested on Yemenis: The reality of working for the bombmakers

2017-03-09
Saudi jets flown over Yemen begin life in Lancashire factories. Workers there ask how else can they earn a living ...

A World Without Borders

2017-03-04
Richer, Fairer, and More Free ...

Battle for Mosul: The forgotten refugees stranded on an Iraqi desert plain

2017-02-13
Islamic State drove them from their homes. Now these villages battle harsh weather, severe water shortages and limited fuel supplies ...

Civic State from Islamic Viewpoint

2017-07-19
Messages of Imam Alis to his governors and officials represented the clear-cut face of the Islamic policies in administering the ...

Ashura - A message beyond time and space, a universal call to liberation

2016-10-18
what is Ashura if not a universal call for Liberation from the shackles of Falsehood? ...

South Koreans are losing faith in an elitist education system

2017-07-20
Degrees of disenchantment.. The courts and the president sympathize ...

The Wisdom of Nokia's Dumbphone

2017-03-02
The smartphone’s ubiquity has made it boring and oppressive. A new, retro handset opens the door to a different future ...

Anton Chekhov on the 8 Qualities of Cultured People

2017-02-01
“In order to feel comfortable among educated people, to be at home and happy with them, one must be cultured ...
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