Dreams and beyond an indefinable, mysterious power that pervades everything.

Special places where heaven and earth get closer (Getty Images) In parts of Scotland, Ireland, Wales and England, there are certain sites that locals call ”thin places” . Here, it is believed, the distance between heaven and earth… Continue reading

Likeability Tips — for Business!

When it comes right down to it, whatever business you’re in, you’re in the people business. After all, people prefer to do business with people and companies they find likeable. According to Rohit… Continue reading

China and an Ethical Mapping of the Global Economy

The hardcore nationalists among us might have their hackles rise on this one. Tuesday’s massive power grid collapse has triggered caustic comments from the international media. One such comment has come from the… Continue reading

Money in Politics: Where Is the Outrage?

Three months ago, on its 60th birthday, Parliament introspected, as the media put it, on the way it functions nowadays. Speaker after speaker noted how the image of the institution had come down.… Continue reading

Sleep: A constitutional pastime,If you constantly strive to give more than you get — you will come out the winner.

We had a chief of the treasury benches some years ago, a man held in great respect by his party and even political rivals, who had mastered the art of taking micro naps… Continue reading

Likeability Tips — for Business!To Get Better Policies, Expose Corrupt Politics

When it comes right down to it, whatever business you’re in, you’re in the people business. After all, people prefer to do business with people and companies they find likeable. According to Rohit… Continue reading

“law and order” rather than “order and law”?a nation that cannot uphold its law cannot preserve its order

CEO, Nicholas Curtis.Pathological liar  “We have perfectly good permission (from the government) to store it onsite, forever,” said its CEO, Nicholas Curtis. A nation that cannot uphold its law cannot preserve its order.… Continue reading

No Job Growth Under ‘Regime Uncertainty’

As we near the end of August and prepare for Labor Day weekend, the latest in depressing unemployment news indicates that jobless rates rose in 44 U.S. states in July — “the most… Continue reading

Iraq country’s oil reserves should be developed to benefit them, not foreign energy firms.

Iraq recently reclaimed the number two position in the OPEC, overtaking oil-sanctioned Iran [EPA] In 2011, after nearly nine years of war and occupation, US troops finally left Iraq. In their place, Big… Continue reading

:Najib UMNO’s Corporate-Power Tool : the corporations that have recently inflicted terrible losses

The EDL buyout deal is widely expected to cost the government RM1 billion and could potentially push the country’s public debt levels closer to the legal ceiling of 55 per cent of gross domestic product… Continue reading