Only four countries are landing destination for 70pct of world’s 28m migrants

(BE2C2 Report: Irshad Salim); Nov 3, 2016 — The United States of America is one of four countries (all Western) where the world’s high-skilled immigrants are increasingly living, a new World Bank policy research paper has revealed. The other three Western Read more ›

Remember Panamagate? ‘The Postman Always Rings Twice’

By IRSHAD SALIM – Imran Khan’s Panamagate movement (6 months old now) and the status quo’s damage control moves (latest) reminds me of the famous movie “The Postman Always Rings Twice” — a 1981 Hollywood film adaptation of the 1934 Read more ›

Clinton’s Lead Narrows But She Has Multiple Paths to a Win

(MAMOSA Report); Nov 3, 2016 — Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s chances of winning 270 electoral votes to be elected president of the United States on Tuesday Nov 8, have hardly changed from last week, a NBCNews analysis reveals. FiveThirtyEight’s Read more ›

The next invasion of robots may be in the construction industry worldwide

(BE2C2 Report: Irshad Salim); Nov 2, 2016 — Recently, a Chinese architectural studio “Archi-Union Architects” programmed robots to construct the undulating brick facade of this art gallery in Shanghai’s West Bund district. Bricklaying robots created bulging brick facade for the Read more ›

A shutterhappy Modi snaps a caged tiger, Mukhtar Mai walks the ramp…

(MAMOSA Report: Irshad Salim); Nov 2, 2016 — Chief Minister of Indian-held Kashmir Ms. Mehbooba Mufti Tuesday urged the political leadership in New Delhi and Islamabad to take effective and urgent measures to de-escalate the situation in the Valley. Tensions Read more ›