Kabul’s Graveyard of Foreigners has a lesson for us

The battered sign high on the rough stone wall says “British Cemetery”. Step through the heavy wooden doors to a subdued world of unkempt lawns and ragged roses and you might almost be in a graveyard back home. All that’s missing is a tumbledown Anglican church. But wander for a moment through the headstones – … More Kabul’s Graveyard of Foreigners has a lesson for us

Who will win the Nobel Peace Prize? Quick Thoughts (with an hour to go)

So it looks like Malala hasn’t won the Nobel Peace Prize. As I have blogged elsewhere, I have mixed feelings. And according to speculation from Norwegian news sites it seems as though the committee also had reservations about her tender age. The channel speculated that the five-strong Committee was concerned that awarding the prize to … More Who will win the Nobel Peace Prize? Quick Thoughts (with an hour to go)