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The coronavirus pandemic is taming human arrogance and blindness

Tuesday, 31 March 2020

For every trying moment we experience it seems there is a quip from Winston Churchill waiting to ......

Hassan Yassin

How the coronavirus pandemic can help good leaders to clean house

Tuesday, 31 March 2020

If the coronavirus death toll makes for grim reading, then the economic fallout is scarcely better. ......

Omar Al-Ubaydli

Campaign to save the Lebanese diaspora hides wicked plot

Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Lebanon is currently under complete lockdown after the Lebanese government declared total ......

Makram Rabah

The coronavirus pandemic puts pregnant women at risk – let’s take care of them

Monday, 30 March 2020

Mariam, 35, is pregnant in a time of uncertainty. Every day, she spends hours on social media trying ......

Dr. Luay Shabaneh

The assassination of an ex-militiaman in Lebanon is President Aoun’s failure

Monday, 30 March 2020

Last week’s story of two ex-militiamen in Lebanon – one released, the other shot dead – shines a ......

Hussain Abdul-Hussain

Sukuk, coronavirus, stimulus, deficits: How the sharia-compliant bond can help

Sunday, 29 March 2020

While the coronavirus pandemic has triggered major uncertainties in markets and everyday life, ......

Bashar Al-Natoor

Coronavirus pandemic is reshaping the geopolitical order

Sunday, 29 March 2020

The novel coronavirus has created pervasive uncertainty across human society and there is no doubt ......

Sultan Althari

Iran campaign for sanctions relief seeks to cover up negligence over coronavirus

Saturday, 28 March 2020

Iran has been mounting a full-court press in recent weeks over the need for sanctions relief. This ......

Jason Brodsky

The coronavirus crisis is the time for the G20 to really show what it can do

Sunday, 29 March 2020

Thursday’s G20 summit hosted by King Salman marked an important step in advancing the global ......

Michael Stephens

Coronavirus augurs the inevitable collapse of a global economy in ‘overshoot’

Friday, 27 March 2020

It is a commonly observed fact that overloaded systems are sensitive to small perturbations.The ......

Ugo Bardi

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