First up, a very very interesting quiz in the NY Times that you should all try out. Don’t worry about hating numbers or anything else like that. Spend some time on it, very well worth it.
Euthanasia is a difficult and hard topic to discuss, here is a good article on how some countries are dealing with it .
Indian companies bypassing banks, and going directly to the public for funds.
Pakistani mall charges an entry fee with a certain exceptions, and people are not happy about it. I think they missed a trick here, could have simply exempted people who buy something inside, but made it elitist instead.
Finally, a great article on what makes the expat lifestyle attractive.