The biggest bang since the big one January 30th 2006 A short blog this time. If you want something good to read, try FriendlyBiker's harrowing description of a recent visit to hurricane-damaged New Orleans - "In the Wake of the Storm". Reading this hit us doubly as we are currently sitting drinking lassis amidst the devastation of the Tsunami in Sri Lanka.
After a whistlestop visit to the UK, taking in friends, relatives and the Indian Embassy, we ... read more
Asia » Hong Kong Occupied by the UK in 1841, Hong Kong was formally ceded by China the following year; various adjacent lands were added later in the 19th century. Pursuant to an agreement signed by China and the UK on 19 December 1984, Hong Kong became the Hong Kong... ... read more
Departing shortly from the desk next to that vacated by Sken Like A Ribble Fluke, another couple of Brits, Kim and Richard, attempt to find spiritual meaning and purpose beyond the twin pillars of Dilbert and the next interest rate rise.... full info