Analysis & Commentary
Open Letter to President Buhari/Osinbajo on Re-devaluation of the Naira

Open Letter to President Buhari/Osinbajo on Re-devaluation of the Naira

It is not in the interest of Nigeria to leave gold standard and move to dollar standard.…

Militarizing South China Sea? Not China.

Militarizing South China Sea? Not China.

China is not qualified to take the blame of militarizing and risking free navigation in the South China Sea. Another country is much more qualified.…

Iran Completes Eurasian Golden Triangle

Iran Completes Eurasian Golden Triangle

An unnoticed and underestimated profound tectonic shift has taken place. China, Russia and Iran completes Golden Triangle with an aim to change the current US warmongering and promote…

‘Cultural Marxism’: A Uniting Theory for Rightwingers Who Love to Play the Victim

‘Cultural Marxism’: A Uniting Theory for Rightwingers Who Love to Play the Victim

The culture war that so defines current debates between the left and right sides of politics has its history in the barmy theory of ‘cultural Marxism’.…

Is the US giving up on Israel?

Is the US giving up on Israel?

The keys to what will happen in the coming year are in the hands of the Americans.…

Hillary Clinton: A Proven War Criminal and Least Fit to be President

Hillary Clinton: A Proven War Criminal and Least Fit to be President

Out of everyone, Hillary Clinton is the most unfit to run for U.S. President. No one who has done what she has done as a government official should…

Bernie Sanders Will Become President, Despite Rigged Debate Schedules, Skewed Polls, and Clinton’s ‘Inevitability’

Bernie Sanders Will Become President, Despite Rigged Debate Schedules, Skewed Polls, and Clinton’s ‘Inevitability’

Today's public relations spin won't work, especially since you're reading this online and Americans spend around 2 hours per day on social networking sites. Bernie Sanders now has…

Guns: The Founding Fathers and the Real Second Amendment, Americans

Guns: The Founding Fathers and the Real Second Amendment, Americans

A historical analysis of American perspectives and understandings of the source, nature and meaning of “the right to keep and bear arms” as immortalized in the 2nd Amendment…

The real reason for Turkey’s shoot-down of the Russian jet

The real reason for Turkey’s shoot-down of the Russian jet

The data supports Putin's assertion that the shoot-down was prepared in advance due to Russian bombing of Turkey-linked rebels in Syria.…

Trade & Economy

20 bln USD idle in domiciliary accounts of Nigerians: Apex Bank

20 bln USD idle in domiciliary accounts of Nigerians: Apex Bank

20 billion U.S. dollars is found to be idle in some domiciliary accounts of Nigerian…

Nigeria can learn from China’s experience: Media chief

Nigeria can learn from China’s experience: Media chief

Nigeria can learn from the experience China has gained in its economic reform and development,…

Canada sells off most of its gold reserves

Canada sells off most of its gold reserves

Canada may be one of the world's biggest gold-mining nations but it is emptying its…

China Renminbi Approved As Main World Currency – IMF

China Renminbi Approved As Main World Currency – IMF

China's Renminbi now declared as main world currency, along with the U.S. dollar, the euro,…

Tsipras: Greece Needs Bridge Loan, Not Bailout – Full List of New Greek Govt Policy

Tsipras: Greece Needs Bridge Loan, Not Bailout – Full List of New Greek Govt Policy

Greece cannot service its huge debt and will seek a bridge loan rather than an…

Peru To Become World’s Agro Exporting Major Power In 5 years – Minister

Peru To Become World’s Agro Exporting Major Power In 5 years – Minister

In five years from now, Peru is poised to become the world’s biggest agro exporting…

Tsipras, Putin agree to boost bilateral cooperation

Tsipras, Putin agree to boost bilateral cooperation

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed to boost bilateral ties…

Africa loses $50bn in illicit finance flows

Africa loses $50bn in illicit finance flows

Weak governance means Africa loses more than $50bn each year in unpaid taxes and money…

Palestinian territories face fiscal crisis, warns IMF

Palestinian territories face fiscal crisis, warns IMF

The Palestinian territories in the West Bank and Gaza face a deepening fiscal crisis this…

The 5 Economic Challenges of an Independent Scotland

The 5 Economic Challenges of an Independent Scotland

Completely integrated after 307 years of union with United Kingdom, an independent Scotland’s economic prospects…

Diplomatic Briefing

US begins implementing visa waiver restrictions

US begins implementing visa waiver restrictions

The US government has begun to enforce a new law on restricting nationals from 38 Visa Waver countries with visa-free travel to American soil with limited exceptions.…

Azerbaijan Work permit for foreigners can be removed

Azerbaijan Work permit for foreigners can be removed

Foreigners and stateless persons will be more easily employed in the territory of Azerbaijan, as the country is considering to eliminate work permit in several fields of employment.…

Israel “reprimands” Sweden on Palestine state recognition

Israel “reprimands” Sweden on Palestine state recognition

Israel's Foreign ministry summons Swedish ambassador for talks, after new prime minister promises to recognize Palestine as a state in inauguration speech.…

Israel rejects New Zealand Ambassador, refuses to share with Palestine

Israel rejects New Zealand Ambassador, refuses to share with Palestine

Offending New Zealand government once again, Israel refuses to accept the designated ambassador because he is also the ambassador to Palestine. Historically, whoever the New Zealand government accredits…

Bahrain expels top US diplomat for inteferrence

Bahrain expels top US diplomat for inteferrence

The Kingdom of Bahrain has ordered the expulsion of Tom Malinowski, the US Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labour who was confirmed by U.S.…

Sweden says Israeli Embassy negligence costed barring Peres airspace entry

Sweden says Israeli Embassy negligence costed barring Peres airspace entry

Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday said Israeli embassy negligence costed the barring President Shimon Peres’s airplane to pass through their airspace.…

Defense & Military

Japan Halts Work On New US Military Base In Okinawa

Japan Halts Work On New US Military Base In Okinawa

Japan temporarily halted work on a controversial new US military base in southern Okinawa as talks continue with local officials opposed…

Australia To Build New Naval Fleet in $65B Package

Australia To Build New Naval Fleet in $65B Package

Australia has announced an AUS $89 billion (US $65 billion) shipbuilding package to construct new frigates and patrol boats locally, with…

Governments and 21st Century Technology to Control Civil Unrest

Governments and 21st Century Technology to Control Civil Unrest

The level of police brutality varies and grows in some countries and so does the weapons of choice to disperse demonstrations.…

Saudi Arabia is on Nuclear and Weapon Shopping Spree

Saudi Arabia is on Nuclear and Weapon Shopping Spree

As the US-Iran nuclear talks wind to their conclusion, Saudi Arabia is on a shopping spree and loading up on nuclear…

Bankrupt gunmaker Colt is ‘now in a free-fall Chapter 11’

Bankrupt gunmaker Colt is ‘now in a free-fall Chapter 11’

Bankrupt gun maker Colt Holdings has reached an agreement with its bondholders that will postpone the company's rush into a controversial…

Earth & Environment

California drought causing San Joaquin Valley land to sink fast

California drought causing San Joaquin Valley land to sink fast

As Californians continue pumping groundwater in response to the historic drought, the California Department of Water Resources has released a new NASA report showing land in the…

Science & Technology

The Science of Your Racist Brain

The Science of Your Racist Brain

While our society has made progress when it comes to matters of race, subliminal categorization tendencies still permeate human behaviour. Neuroscientist David Amodio explains subconscious racial prejudice…

Internet & Telecom

Nigerian networks block 10.7m SIM cards in crackdown on scammers, kidnappers and Boko Haram

Nigerian networks block 10.7m SIM cards in crackdown on scammers, kidnappers and Boko Haram

Mobile network operators in Nigeria have deactivated 10.7 million unregistered SIM cards in an attempt to block communication methods used by terrorists and criminals in the country.…

Oil & Energy

Russia, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Venezuela Want to Cut Oil Output but Iran Refuses

Russia, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Venezuela Want to Cut Oil Output but Iran Refuses

Three OPEC-member countries, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Venezuela, and non-OPEC Russia are ready to cut oil production to control price levels and profit losses but Iran refused.…

Disaster Management

Japan gov’t calls on citizens to stockpile toilet paper

Japan gov’t calls on citizens to stockpile toilet paper

The Japanese government is calling on its citizens to prepare for the worst-case scenario, should a major disaster hit the quake-prone archipelago: Stockpile toilet paper.…

Cosmology & Space

Imminent Mini Ice Age as our Sun will ‘go to sleep’ in 2030

Imminent Mini Ice Age as our Sun will ‘go to sleep’ in 2030

Researchers have warned of imminent mini ice age as the Sun is producing unprecedentedly accurate irregularities within its 11-year heartbeat. …

Health & Medicine

Scientists find a way to get cancer cells to grow normally again

Scientists find a way to get cancer cells to grow normally again

Scientists found a way how to reverse the progression of cancer disease.…

Society & Culture

Divorced and remarried Catholics are not ‘excommunicated,’ says Pope Francis

Divorced and remarried Catholics are not ‘excommunicated,’ says Pope Francis

Pope Francis? said that divorced and remarried Catholics were still part of the Roman Catholic Church.…