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Archive for May 16th, 2017

Ideological Battles Behind Enemy Lines

AP photo   By Imad Zafar Criticism is a healthy thing for society if the intention is to point towards the loopholes or problems. As an analyst, journalist or writer, one needs to identify the weaknesses that are prevailing in society. Quite often while criticizing or analysing situations we the journalists and writers sometimes become […]

Merkel and Macron agree to draw up roadmap to deeper EU integration

Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters   By Paul Carrel and Michel Rose German Chancellor Angela Merkel and new French President Emmanuel Macron agreed on Monday to draw up a roadmap to deeper European Union integration and opened the door to changing the bloc’s treaties to facilitate ambitious reform.

Poetry

Reuters photo   By Matthew J. Lawler

Moors Murderer Ian Brady dies

Reuters photo   By Hazel Speed It seems not too long ago that the 1960s were with us, but to some bereaved families it must feel like forever, as they have lived the sorrow of having lost a loved one, a child, to the cruel pair of murderers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley.

How India Functions Under Modi – Part Three

PIB photo   By Ratnesh Dwivedi   Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India  

Policing the Police

AFP photo   By Ricardo Swire The United Nations International Commission against Impunity created the Comisión Internacional Contra la Impunidad en Guatemala (CICIG) to conduct a complex exercise reforming the country’s security and judiciary establishments.

Poetry

Reuters photo   By JoyAnne O’Donnell

Nigeria’s formal informal sector must change gear and reverse

By Prince Charles Dickson With the Joint Admission Matriculation Board examination season underway, I shook my head at the kind of future Nigeria has for her young ones, with an estimated 1.7 million high school students taking exams to get into college or university as we call it in these parts.