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Trojan horse: The responsibility for the situation in Birmingham's schools lies ultimately with mistaken government policies

Rumy Hasan

Rumy Hasan

April 18, 2014 17, 2014 Thursday 12:01 AM GMT Trojan horse; The responsibility for the situation in Birmingham's schools lies ultimately with mistaken government policiesSECTION: LETTERS TO THE E...

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‘Trojan Horses’ in Birmingham Schools should come as no surprise

Rumy Hasan

Rumy Hasan

April 16, 2014

The 'Trojan Horse' plot in Birmingham - where some 25 schools have apparently been targeted for takeover by Islamic extremists - is yet another instance of the problems now rising as a consequence of ...

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"No thanks, I'm not drinking alcohol tonight"


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April 16, 2014

How many times have you heard the chestnut "I'd really like to drink less alcohol". Or perhaps "it's difficult not to drink when everyone else is drinking alcohol". Alcohol is tricky business. There ...

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Bad start... got better.

Patty at SPRU

Patty at SPRU

April 15, 2014

In September of last year, I packed all my life into two suitcases of 23kg each. It wasn’t easy. I remember clearly all the emotional goodbyes and the two hour trip to the airport. I left Quito,...

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April 15, 2014

When the news first hit the Stand that the Lagos State Government of Nigeria plans to demolish the water settlement which goes by the name Makoko, what first came to my mind and all other followers of...

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