Uncle Sam has decided to police the world in a more modern method than military invasion, The World Wide Web. The United States of America now regards internet access as a human rights under the freedom of expression. Thereby the...
Whither the Gulf? Towards Economic Diversification (This article was first published on http://english.alarabiya.net) With the Arab Spring or Winter of Arab Discontent throwing up conflicting signals, the Middle East Institute, Singapore, made a notable attempt to explore the relevance and impact...

Drama At F1

The final decision on the fate of the 2011 Bahrain Grand Prix was certainly the right one. Even though it may have been for all the wrong reasons, including logistical inconvenience and sheer embarrassment, it yielded an unexpected bonus,...
Mark Twain once said, "The difference between the almost right word and the right word is the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning". How true. Language has a powerful influence over people and their behaviour. This is especially...
Social media networking has revolutionized the way people communicate, share information and stay in touch. It has changed from being a playground for the tech savy to become the play ground for the masses. This has also has become...
Children all over the world have grown up with Barbie dolls. Either its rock star Barbie, tour guide Barbie, doctor Barbie. For years Barbie has been come under attack for trying to influence the way little girls see themselves....
Peer pressure has been around for centuries. It was evident in ancient Rome, ancient Greece and also in ancient Egypt. Every civilization encountered peer pressure. In the modern world its in evident in schools, universities or even the workplace....
Girl power comes in many forms, like the powder puff girls (American cartoon), Jhansi Rani of India and all those women who excel at their specialized field at work or home. However the ultimate girl power is the power...
Of late, this has been a predicament faced by organizations and businesses world-wide. When faced with an economic slump, they are torn between the choice to cut back on either their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) or their investment in...

Hold your horses !

Maybe if you are like me who is scared to drive on some of the Dubai roads, especially Emirates road, here's some good news. Local media is reporting that Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in co-ordination with Dubai Traffic Police...