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Big but still small, cosmopolitan but retaining that familiar comforting character.  Our people are a tough lot. Bred in the tough northern territory born in the industrial era and now incorporating the new age. 302 more words


There are times when I am choosing, usually when I am drooling, totally lost my cool an, picking up the phone on instinct, never giving my brain a chance to think, and I am talking to my link. 368 more words



Be on guard for self-hatred
that most toxic of poisons

© Meisaan Chan


Women now drink nearly as much alcohol as men, study finds

Source: CNN

By Karla Pequenino, for CNN

(CNN)Women are now drinking nearly as much alcohol as men, according to a new study.

The report, published in… 292 more words

The Muslim Times

Every so often I come across a feeling such as the one I am feeling now. It does not come to me often but when it does I wonder how, how I manage to cope with being forever on my own. 650 more words


Iraq's parliament passes law banning alcohol

Source: The Guardian

Iraq’s parliament has passed a law forbidding the import, production or selling of alcoholic beverages in a surprise move that angered many in the country’s Christian community who rely on the business. 250 more words

The Muslim Times

Time for Britain to have tough licensing laws

Source: The Peninsula; Qatar’s Daily Newspaper

By Lauren Booth

In Britain we have reached the stage in our relationship with booze best summed up as ‘can’t live with it and unable to live without it’. 922 more words

The Muslim Times