By fate I landed here, this city of good and bad, Painful memories at the drop of my feet, of all the times I’ve had, So now I shall leave this city for the very last time, abandon this city for life, With such fury that returns in the damnable sleepless hours of night. … Read More Cruel City
Writing in Oman isn’t easy. Bloggers and journalists have come under the radar for being aggressive but I can’t think of a better time in the history of Oman for journalists to shine. The biggest changes of our times are reflected in our newspapers. Inventions, political manifestos, freedom struggle and war and all kinds of socio-economic reforms… Read More The need for honest journalism in Oman
Times of Oman’s reported an article two days ago about an Omani lady’s denial of entry to USA for having the wrong visa. The article has stirred a lot of comments on it’s Facebook page. Times of Oman tries (poorly) to suggest that the world treats all Arabs and Muslims with suspicion. The article states… Read More Islamophobia and other Generalized hate
House arrested for three days Shared food and gave shelter To those stranded midways Despite no network, power or water Strangers passed food through windows Held out a hand and a pup on the shoulder Helping people wade across the whole day like heroes Till dawn and when it began to get colder Mornings were… Read More Blackout days
Disclaimer: This post contains mature humor and not suitable for children and adults whose only worries are tax returns, temple darshan queues and sleepless nights caused by their kid’s indigestion. I have been putting aside this post for many months now for fear of sounding like a feminist bordering on misandry. Or sounding like girls… Read More Creepzilla – the current breed of desi molesters
So, peeps, facebook shares and posting pictures of candles are really nice , but it would really help if you sent some donation to people in real need. And I would really urge all of you to send some kindness along with your prayers. … Read More Help Nepal Now!
You know the apocalypse is very near when I am writing about taxation and economics.
Now, what prompted this post is Taxation of expat remittances in Oman here. … Read More Show me the money