Are failed states breeding grounds for terrorist activities?

Since 9/11, terrorism has been identified as the single most potent threat to global peace and national security. Between 2006 and 2014, an estimated 161, 834 causalities were recorded worldwide, as a result of terrorist-related attacks; with 2014 recording the highest number of fatalities—32, 727. The recent Paris attack has again renewed the threat of … Continue reading Are failed states breeding grounds for terrorist activities?

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vive la France , vive le monde

In wake of the recent terrorist attacks in the French capital—Paris, people across the world have been left reeling from the cruel and inhumane acts of terror carried out by extremists with dogmatic worldviews. The world is shaken and in fear of the unknown because of these coordinated and ruthless acts of violence. People are … Continue reading vive la France , vive le monde

H&M opens its doors to South Africa.

Yesterday I attended the store opening of one of the world's most famous clothing shopping retailer store—H&M, in Sandton City, Johannesburg. In the weeks leading up to the store's opening, there was a huge buzz about it on various social media sites. On Facebook and Twitter all anyone and everyone could talk about was the … Continue reading H&M opens its doors to South Africa.