President Barack Obama's "pivot to Asia" was supposed to mean that the US would pull back from its commitments in the Middle East and Europe and focus on improving economic and other ties with East Asia.
You may be the most organized person in this world or the most task-oriented worker, but even the “employee of the month” has moments when energy is drenched and nothing seems to be enough to bring back the vigour.
There are a zillion myths that give us the wrong impression of people who were bullied as kinds. We often think they are weak, vulnerable and non-assertive and we might even think that they deserve the bullying.
Strong US economic growth figures spurred the US Indices into action, rising nicely on Friday, but weak Chinese industrial profits (print came in at a 0.5 per cent decline) saw our local Aussie market lose ground swiftly on the open...
The new terror laws are essentially a joke. It was extremely easy to scare many Australians into foolishly thinking that these laws are designed to protect them when in reality they have nothing do to with protecting Australians, says Jamie McIntyre