NARENDRA MODI THE OTHER GUJARATI

  A NEW TRYST WITH DESTINY The Indian republic appears to be poised on the cusp of that dawn that has eluded and avoided it like a plague since that day independent India’s first prime minister at independence declared “ long years ago we made a tryst with destiny”. The parlous state of the elephant nation since … Continue reading

MH 370 : BOEINGS HISTORY OF COVER UPS

  SPECULATIVE THEORIES IN AN OCEAN OF LIES “Investigators have concluded that one or more people with significant flying experience hijacked the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, switched off communication devices and steered it off-course, a Malaysian government official involved in the investigation said on Saturday. No motive has been established and no demands have been made known, … Continue reading

MH 370: A CHINESE RIGHT TO SILENCE?

  CHINESE GOVERNMENT CENSORS AND SINA WEIBO HAVE BLOCKED ACCESS TO THIS STORY THE MIDDLE KINGDOM RULES ON OPENESS The Middle Kingdom’s aggressive and undiplomatic demands for Malaysia to divulge all it knows about Flight MH370 is in stark contrast to its own history of secretiveness and misinformation in the face of disaster, such as after the … Continue reading

DID CHINA SHOOT DOWN MH 370

  WAS MH 370 DOWNED BY A CHINESE MISSILE There is growing speculation in both diplomatic and in media circles that the Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 may have been brought down in the South China Sea in an area patrolled and controlled by China. The testimony of New Zealand oil rig worker Mike McKay as … Continue reading

PRESIDENT OBAMA WEIGHS IN ON MH370

THE PRESIDENT IS WITH MALAYSIA Addressing the Press in the USA by way of a TV interview, US president Barak Obama has reinforced his country’s commitment to its search for the missing airliner and its support for the Malaysian government’s efforts. President Obama’s remarks today 20 March 2014 comes at a time when Australian and … Continue reading

MH370 WHERE DOES THE TRUTH LIE BLEEDING?

CAN A PLANE BE REMOTELY HIJACKED? Peter Marossezky a leading aviation expert in Australia  interviewed on the Australian national broadcaster the ABC TV on 17 march at 5.30pm said that in his view the “remote hacking and hijacking” of an aeroplane would be difficult. He did not rule it out, but in keeping with conventional theories about … Continue reading

CHINA KNEW BUT FAILED TO WARN

NAJIBS ANNOUNCEMENTS WITH AN AUSTRALIAN TWIST TURKMENISTAN (NEAR AFGHANISTAN) IS NOT TURKEY Malaysian PM confirmed this afternoon that the US FAA and FTSB were both leading the search for the missing aircraft MH 370. Both agencies agreed with the Malaysian authorities that the latest satellite information (raw data) show that the flight may have travelled on  … Continue reading

CHINA AND THAT MISSING MH370

WHAT DOES CHINA KNOW ABOUT MH 370 THAT IT HAS NOT TOLD THE WORLD ? Mysteriously China finds debris in the water in an area they control. And that too, more mysteriously, just days after it levels accusations of lying and cover ups against Malaysian authorities. The Chinese out of the blue and suddenly decide to reposition … Continue reading

HACKING SPYING AND AIRLINE SAFETY MH 370

I SPY YOU SPY ME The world of espionage and spying is no longer like a John Le Carrre novel. As the cult of intelligence sheds its old image and tactics for newer and more modern technology some old habits remain and die hard. These remain as good and as reliable as they always have been. … Continue reading

ANWAR THE END

ANWAR: A CONTRADICTION IN TERMS The Malaysian opposition in politics is doomed to repeat the failures of its leading light Lim Kit Siang, the longest serving opposition leader anywhere in the world.  Being in opposition is all Lim it appears has achieved in his political lifetime. And that’s Lim’s legacy. It is now likely to be passed on like that … Continue reading