“Rude language a la British. Turned to the general issue of promoting British economic interests abroad,” Gfoeller wrote. “He railed at British anticorruption investigators, who had the ‘idiocy’ of almost scuttling the al Yamama deal with Saudi Arabia.” (See the top 10 leaks.).
If Shah’s plucky ‘Wahid’ is anything to go by, we Pakistanis are an inventive lot. It is hard to pin us down, admittedly, but that same ability also makes us pretty annoying. Or at least that’s what the ‘djinns’ in Shah’s novel complain about our pluckiness is a thorn in their side..
The nearby Grand Bazaar is a covered market for cheap home wares, spices, cosmetics, fabrics and footwear, much like our Anarkali and Bohri Bazaar. Every night the area outside the Grand Bazaar turns into one large open air food bazaar, where a choice of sesame studded lamb skewers, laghman noodles, naans, soups, and ice creams are on offer at cheap prices. Irresistibly, we sampled several items that were comically ordered in sign language, much to the amusement of the friendly vendors..
But we also met with an Arab Christian entrepreneur in Nazareth and connected with the struggles of Palestinians to make their way in the modern state of Israel. And we spent time at a Baptist High School in Nazareth, where Arab Christians are teaching and ministering to the largely Arab population of Nazareth, preaching boldly the Gospel of Christ. We visited the Tel Dan nature reserve and reconnected with the time of the divided kingdom of Israel; the time of Jeroboam, Ahab and Elijah.
Is the Liar in Chief Supreme Court nominee a clandestine Bruce Springsteen fan? If he is, it certain to upset plenty of right wing conservatives. So consider this: According to The Wall Street Journal, which scrutinized more than 5,000 pages of newly released files from John Roberts years as an associate counsel in the Reagan White House, he filed memos urging Reagan to ignore an invitation from Michael Jackson to a concert in Washington and to avoid even sending a congratulatory letter because it could offend fans of other stars. Was Roberts thinking of himself as one of those fans? The Journal quotes him as writing: for example, was no letter sent to Mr.
We may be experiencing the death rattle of Summer in New York, but the truth remains: we soon be rolling on tights before heading to work in the morning, and the heavy knit cardigans will be taken out of storage. There are a good six months until we can begin shopping for sheath dresses and sleeveless tops in preparation for our springtime work wardrobe. Six long months before another glorious Summer (Seasonal depression disorder, here I come!).