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Farrukh Dhondy

Farrukh Dhondy | Is the party over for BoJo at last? Will Starmers get ready for No. 10?

Was this congregation of people in the garden of 10 Downing Street a prayer meeting?

15 Jan 2022 12:29 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Of empires and their honours: A step backwards for UK diversity?

The signatories believe that instead of being knighted, Tony Blair should be tried as a war criminal

08 Jan 2022 2:12 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Ringing in 2022 amidst the spectre of Covid, Omicron

My Christmases and New Years are pleasantly haunted by the ghosts of Christmases and New Years past

01 Jan 2022 12:25 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | It’s exploitation, not compassion: Globalisation II & recycling tips

Global compassion is far behind the global instinct to exploit. Will it ever catch up? Inshallah!

25 Dec 2021 2:29 AM

‘Anti-vaxxers’ a threat to others; live in denial of science, reality

There are some religious maniacs who believe that muttering some phrase or charm will save them from Covid-19

18 Dec 2021 12:25 AM


Farrukh Dhondy | The power of imagination: Science, myths must co-exist

Epics, myths, narratives enrich the imagination and a culture. Science merely and heroically endeavours to understand reality

10 Dec 2021 11:47 PM

Farrukh Dhondy | Style matters: Of dress codes and asserting individuality!

This, gentle reader, is an idle musing on a detail of our great, contemporary, egalitarian world

03 Dec 2021 11:48 PM

Farrukh Dhondy | Turning ‘human’ migrants into a political weapon: UK crisis mounts

Some commentators and Twitterers insist that they be called 'humans, not migrants'

27 Nov 2021 2:55 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Yorkshire racism row resolution shows Britain has come a long way

I believe that British racism has changed in its manifestations and in the reaction it provokes from the establishment

20 Nov 2021 7:30 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | It’s not just the Owen scandal… Spate of sleaze dogs Boris’ govt

Owen, has resigned his seat in Britain’s House of Commons, withdrawing from the heart of a scandal that is overtaking his party and govt

13 Nov 2021 12:15 AM


Farrukh Dhondy | Is there hope for planet, or will prophets of doom rule?

As with Covid, humanity is in this together

06 Nov 2021 2:43 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Convictions that are faith-based hard to fathom for a rationalist

Perhaps that’s a paradoxical assertion as understanding and faith are by definition opposed

31 Oct 2021 2:54 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Of property and ‘theft’ in today’s Britain: The rise of black money

I have, in my short and happy life, been a guest at the London luxury flats, houses and the country estates of Indians and indeed Pakistanis

23 Oct 2021 1:26 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Brexit’s effects hit UK harder: ‘Gig’ workers bear the brunt

The ships' departure will lead to the imports not reaching industries and consumer goods not reaching the shelves of retailers

18 Oct 2021 1:08 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Why I’m happy to be a snob… amid linguistic revolutionaries

Indian historians, even in my school days, decolonised the accounts of Indian history written by British Raj historians

09 Oct 2021 12:53 AM


Farrukh Dhondy | I told you so… UK fuel crisis shows fears on Brexit justified

No, gentle reader, the supply of fuel had not been curtailed by the oil-fields of the world being flooded by climate-change tsunamis

02 Oct 2021 1:45 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Why diversity is critical to being British

Very many institutions in Britain have adopted what they call a policy of 'diversity'

25 Sep 2021 6:51 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Was it cruel? Why Gavin had to go in Boris’ shuffle

Gavin Williamson then supported Boris Johnson for the leadership of the party and was rewarded by BoJo with the education portfolio

18 Sep 2021 2:20 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Will vaccine philantrophy be deserving of a Nobel?

In 2019, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Abiy Ahmed, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia

12 Sep 2021 2:50 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Why some still say no to jabs, forcing all into an unsafe place

I am one of the 80 per cent of people in Britain who have had at least one anti-Covid vaccination

04 Sep 2021 2:55 AM