Ashraf Sharif

Longing for a glorious past

In 1876, Jared Diamond wrote a book, “Guns, Germs and Steel” whereby he chronicled the ways the modern world has developed. The author says that in the 13,000 years since the last ice age, literate industrial societies using metal tools have flourished in some parts of the world, while pre-literate agricultural societies have sprung up […]

Growing Indian influence in Gulf States

Gulf countries have put Hindu employees with extremist tendencies under strict vigilance to monitor their activities on the Social Media after a chef of Azadea Group which runs Italian chain of restaurants used harsh words against the Muslims. The company has removed him from his job and is undertaking investigations against him. In Sharjah, an […]