Tag Archives: Human Rights

Qatar: All that glitters…

By Samantha North Ten years ago, how many average people in the Western world had any reason to think about Qatar? How many people had even heard of it? Fast forward to 2012, and Qatar has become the country everyone’s … Continue reading

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Powerful Pipes and Pipelines: Can Eurovision Burnish Azerbaijan’s Image? – Spiegel Online – Zeitgeist

Azerbaijan, the largest country in the Caucasus region, won the Eurovision Song Contest in Düsseldorf, Germany, on Saturday night. The next event in 2012 will bring an often forgotten country, which has seen its fortunes rise in recent years due to its … Continue reading

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