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Why I am in favor of TPP

The TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership and Trade Agreement) is at best, difficult to understand. There are a lot of arguments to be made on both sides of the agreement and it can be tough to wade through all of them and read the long associated text in articles for and against. 442 more words

Business Sense

Your day is just about to be made!

“Traditional diplomacy was about government-to-government relations. Modern diplomacy is more about people-to-people relations. And culture is central here.

This is why Michael Steiner, German Ambassador to India, and Salman Khurshid, former Foreign Minister of India, without taking themselves too seriously, plunged into uncharted waters. 33 more words

Human Interest

Poppy and the stairs

Yesterday, Poppy went with my Mum to visit my Auntie Margaret.  They’ve not been to visit since Pops was a pup in Mum’s arms, and not since my Auntie lost her Westie, Fletch quite a few months ago. 523 more words

Puppy Love

A Stranger’s Kindness

By Judy Berman

A load of laundry and a notebook, ordinary things in our everyday lives, have a very special place in my heart.

They are reminders of times when strangers came to my rescue. 588 more words

Human Interest

South Africa's latest struggle: Xenophobia 

South Africans infuriate me – a small minded group of individuals cause a bad name ripple effect to sweep the country.

We have overcome so much only to be sucked into the filthy stench of this atrocity. 572 more words