Why I Will Never, Ever, Go Back to the United States

Oct 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured articles

The first part of the trip, from Montreal to New York, is known to be one of the world’s prettiest train routes. When we had just passed the sign ‘Welcome to the State of New York,’ the train pulled over for a border check. I put the brown envelope on my lap. On top of […]

Muslim rioters torch Buddhist temples, homes in Bangladesh

Oct 2nd, 2012 | By | Category: Featured articles

Thousands of rioters left a trail of destruction in southeastern Bangladesh as they torched Buddhist temples and homes near the town of Ramu. The violence was sparked by a photo posted on Facebook that allegedly insulted Islam. ­A 25,000-strong mob set fire to at least five temples and dozens of homes throughout the town and […]

South African police massacre mine workers

Aug 18th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured articles

More than 30 people have been killed after South African police opened fire with automatic weapons on striking platinum miners in the country’s North West province on Thursday. Police spokesman Zweli Mnisi gave the figure today after yesterday’s shooting in Marikana, just north-west of Johannesburg. The mass killing came on the sixth day of a […]

Weaponizing the Internet

Jun 5th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured articles

When Eugene Kaspersky, the founder of Europe’s largest antivirus company, discovered the Flame virus that is afflicting computers in Iran and the Middle East, he recognized it as a technologically sophisticated virus that only a government could create. He also recognized that the virus, which he compares to the Stuxnet virus built by programmers employed […]

India abetted terror in Sri Lanka in the mid-1980s together with France & Britain

May 16th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured articles

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s secretary Lalith Weeratunga alleged India had a big hand in the mid-eighties in the planning and executing terrorist strikes in Sri Lanka while India, Britain and France made intense pressure on the President to stop the war when Sri Lanka was on the verge of defeating the Tamil Tigers. Lalith […]