Category Archives: Global Affairs

Nuclear Meltdown

God save the Empire. Advertisements

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Battle of Britain

Marks the 70th anniversary of Hitler’s failed Operation Sealion to invade the then Britain which began on July 10, 1940.

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Kyrgzstan krisis

Minority muslim Uzbeks at the southern border which has now been closed to those fleeing. Read the eyewitness account of the massacre here. Image: BBC News

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The day the Mossad failed

Looks straight out of Ludlum’s spy thriller. Only this is real, and one of the most botched undercover operation ever thanks to technology. Nearly all the agents were blatantly exposed: photos, identities, dual nationalities, passports, flight details in and out of the country, photos of them following the victim, entering the hotel, outside his room, …

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Russia’s vengeance Su-T50

The F-22 killer? You can read about USAF upcoming F-35 (out of money, over budget) here. Appeared in Monday’s, Daily Nation.

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A nuke free Israel?

Appeared in today’s Business Daily, a nice piece by Ben-Ami.

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Obama Mania: The Kenyan US President?

The boy who would be president? In 1987, a young Obama carried and sold spinach for his grandmother in (fatherland) Siaya town in Western Kenya. His father Onyango Obama, who later converted to Islam was born in Siaya, and his grand mother still lives there. Obama Kenya 87 and 06 visits. Images Daily Nation and The …

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Buckle up, the world is headed to a global recession

Recent Nobel Prize winner, Paul Krugman and other economists recon that world is headed to a global recession. The amount of money pumped by central banks to stable the financial markets is a mind-boggling, number crunching in excess of US$ 2 trillion (billion is obsolete these days!) Emerging economies will be worst hit, as spending …

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US Bailout

Is the worst over or yet to come?

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Egyptian women most sexually harassed

A recent report by The Egyptian Centre for Women’s Rights (ECWR) states that Egyptian women are one of the most sexually harassed in the world. Not surprising, in 2006 men sexually assaulted several women in Cairo in public! A similar incident has occurred in Karachi on Tariq road during Eid shopping.

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