Category: Oceania

What is Happening in the Solomon Islands?

The Solomon Islands, an archipelago island of approximately 7000 people, 1000 miles from Australia have witnessed ethnic and political tensions for over a decade. In the 1990s, militants launched attacks on the people, especially...

Steve Waugh’s hymn to India

Geopolitical analysts have long pointed to “cricket, curry, and Commonwealth” as strong historical and cultural bonds between India and Australia.  But as the recent book by Australian cricket legend, Steve Waugh, highlights, cricket may...