Mobility … on a square bike

Since moving to Brisbane, I’ve discovered mobility over longer distances to be an issue, especially given the cost of parking, public transport and the humidity here. My solution has been to abandon my car and upgrade from my push bike to a scooter. Not the safest but I’ve blessed the choice many times since on…

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Workers’ Strikes in India

According to Reuters: “Millions of Indian workers to strike on Tuesday  NEW DELHI – Millions of workers of all political hues will go on strike across India on Tuesday to express their anger at soaring prices and to back demands for improved rights for employees, trade unions and political activists said. The strike, which will…

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Middle India and Corruption

  Bollywood finds new muse in anti-graft protests Reuters report: “MUMBAI – A hapless bank clerk who makes an enemy of a local politician and has to bribe himself out of jail seems like an unlikely theme for Bollywood, known around the world for its dance numbers and family melodramas. Yet the industry is now…

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