On a quick run to the Mall of the Emirates to pick up a wireless keyboard for the iPad, I saw two things that made me appreciate the singularness of Dubai, even if I think I would find it unsatisfying for very long. A tall, thin Western bloke, standing ramrod straight on one of, Read More

It’s a strange set of circumstances that has led to me cooling my heels in Dubai for the last week. A security scare in Islamabad, the details of which I won’t go into for what I hope are obvious reasons, has forced me into my current state of semi-exile. But at least I’m in, Read More