Pakistan, Benazir Bhutto’s assassination and the aftermath
August 31, 2017, 1 Comment

Musharraf declared fugitive as Bhutto murder trial ends in Pakistan Former military dictator has property confiscated as ...

Afghanistan
August 31, 2017, 1 Comment

Afghanistan’s tribes: Keeping their enemies close (The Economist) Afghanistan is frazzled by tribal divisions. Politic ...

Canada economy 2016 -17
August 31, 2017, 1 Comment

McGill Prof. Chris Ragan chairs high-profile group on economic and environmental fiscal reform Canada – Economic f ...

Wednesday Night #1851
August 30, 2017, No Comments

Among the fascinating historical trivia regarding the year 1851, it was the year the Chrystal Palace was built to house ...

Electric cars
August 30, 2017, No Comments

The future of automotive lithium-ion battery recycling: Charting a sustainable course Lithium-ion batteries are starting ...

Trump administration: U.S. Economy 2017 Chapter I
August 29, 2017, 2 Comments

29 August Martin Feldstein: Tax Reform and Budget Deficits in America (Project Syndicate) There is an important legislat ...

Trump administration U.S. – China relations
August 28, 2017, No Comments

See also: North Korea China Seas /2 28 August Stephen S. Roach: America and China’s Codependency Trap (Project Syndica ...

China and India
August 28, 2017, 1 Comment

See also Wednesday Night 1697 with C. Uday Bhaskar 28 August Doklam faceoff ends: A new benchmark for the India-China bi ...

Wednesday Night #1850
August 23, 2017, No Comments

1850 – a highly significant year in light of current events. In the U.S., the Compromise of 1850 became law. Note: The ...

Dr. Peter Digby Lewington ROPER R.I.P.
August 19, 2017, No Comments

Dr. Peter Digby Lewington Roper, aged 95, of Montreal, QC, died on August 11, 2017 at midnight in Montreal at the Royal ...