“Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light”

November 30, 2015 2:49 pm0 comments
“Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light”

The world can appear to be a frightening and upsetting place at times, but the more I read about the attacks and tragedies surrounding the places and people that have been hurt, the more I realise that we cannot live our lives in fear. The negativity is unavoidable as it […]

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Red, Right and Blue

October 26, 2015 1:49 pm0 comments
picture by Raiomond Mirza

Canada has invited Prime Minister Stephen Harper to let the door hit him on the backside on his way out of Parliament. After years of being Tory blue has the country gone Liberal red in the face? On the surface the recent Canadian election may suggest that we’ve just witnessed […]

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Russian military op in Syria focuses on bringing peace, security back to region

October 19, 2015 3:03 pm1 comment
Russian military op in Syria focuses on bringing peace, security back to region

Over the first 7 days of the military operation in Syria that started on September 30, 2015, after request for help from President Bashar Assad, Russian Air Force dealt more damage to the Islamic State terrorist group than the United States did over the past year, report German journalists as […]

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Junior Doctor’s new contract: deeply unsafe, financially unviable, very unfair

October 13, 2015 9:03 am0 comments
Junior Doctor’s new contract: deeply unsafe, financially unviable, very unfair

It’s not just middle class twenty-somethings venting frustration at a pay cut, the new junior doctor contract is a damning, toxic and divisive imposition which is the biggest single threat to the NHS in a generation. What on earth is it all about I hear you cry? Is using the […]

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Women in Iran after June 15, 2013

October 12, 2015 5:49 pm0 comments
Women in Iran after June 15, 2013

A Promising Start On June 15, 2013 Hassan Rouhani was elected as President Of Iran succeeding Mahmoud Ahmadinejad presenting himself as a moderate and pragmatic politician. During his campaign preceding his electoral victory, Rouhani presented and promised a well-structured plan that included a “Civil Rights Charter”. The Charter prioritised personal freedom and free access […]

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Migration crisis a test for European ideas, politicians, future prospects

September 29, 2015 11:43 am0 comments
Migration crisis a test for European ideas, politicians, future prospects

The leaders of the European Union will discuss the migration crisis during an extraordinary meeting summoned by the European Council President Donald Tusk on Wednesday, September 23. On September 17, he announced the plans to visit the refugee camps in Egypt and Jordan this week before the meeting. The idea […]

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U.S. Attorney General Expects More FIFA Arrests, Maybe Even Sepp Blatter’s

September 22, 2015 3:52 pm0 comments
U.S. Attorney General Expects More FIFA Arrests, Maybe Even Sepp Blatter’s

Loretta Lynch, the U.S Attorney General on Monday morning, announced that she is anticipating the pursuit of additional charges against FIFA Officials. The US government is currently conducting an investigation into the corruption of the World football body FIFA and soccer in general. Loretta Lynch made the announcement during a […]

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Refugees Not Welcome

September 16, 2015 1:25 pm0 comments
Refugees Not Welcome

In the midst of Europe’s gravest refugee crisis since the close of the Second World War, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has drawn condemnation from western European leaders  for adopting a religious stance toward the ballooning problem of Syrian migrants. Orban, leader of the ruling conservative Fidesz party, voiced his […]

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