Archive for October, 2009

UAE killing fields of Loliondo

October 23, 2009, Posted by admin at 5:07 am

Twilight is swift near the equator. As the cloud castles on the western horizon turn a tandoori red, the children are hurrying the goats into the thorn enclosure that keeps them from the leopards. A Masai elder passes on the path up the hill, striding easily into the slope. His purple plaid wraps him from [...]

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India-UAE Extradition Treaty

October 20, 2009, Posted by admin at 5:05 am

Jabir P.K. (Source: A representation submitted by Jabir P.K., to the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India on Nov.28, 1997) A bilateral extradition treaty is on the anvil with the Government of India and United Arab Emirates (UAE). At this juncture, this article is relevant and throws some light on its consequent repercussions. It [...]

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Camel Races Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

October 20, 2009, Posted by admin at 5:01 am

INTRODUCTION The UAE has more than two million camels and camel races are among the most popular sports events in the country. The camel races take place every winter, from October to April on various tracks throughout the UAE. His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, along with other rulers of the emirates, attends [...]

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