Since my last post on Darfur crisis that included an email from a friend in Darfur itself, I have been getting quite a few visits to my blog. I am pleased that I could do little in my own way to “spread the word” as my friend put it. This evening I was pleasantly surprised...

Until a few months ago, Dafur was (seemed to be) still high up on the agenda – of the western governments, the UN and the international news media. Then came the Israel-Lebanon crisis, which distracted everybody and gave news media a fresh pasture to feed on. The UN and the western powers have now found...

I recently came across this nice plugin for WordPress that allows visitors to my blog send me text messages (SMS) on my mobile. The plugin now works for mobile networks in the United States, UK, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Austria and Australia. Now my friends in Nepal, and indeed in other parts of the world...

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  • 15 August 2006

Finally Microsoft has also released its own blogging tool called Windows Live Writer. I normally use ecto on my Mac (I also have windows version but I rarely use my Windows Laptop for blogging so its just sitting idle!), and its great. First impression of this Windows Live Writer has been good. Clean interface, and intuitive buttons...

After the euphoria of the so called April Revolution, the nation and its citizens seem to be slowly getting back into the reality of the situation. Especially their belief (if they ever truly believed) that the same incompetent and corrupt politicians would take the country out of the quagmire towards a brighter future is being...