Bharath Gopal

7 Added | 1 Magazine | 25 Likes | 2 Following | 1 Follower | @bharathgch | Keep up with Bharath Gopal on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Bharath Gopal”

'How could our country lie so completely?': meet the North Korean defectors

They send pamphlets and DVDs in balloons over the barbed-wire border. Can these defectors inspire others to make the same dangerous journey to the South?<p>One day, when he was 25 years old, Park Sang-hak was strolling around a huge square in the North Korean port of Wonsan. It is a drab place, with …

North Korea

Gary Lamphier: Wall Street's biggest bull sees market going higher

He has been called the biggest bull on Wall Street, calling for continued stock market gains throughout this seven-year-old bull market.<p>Tony Dwyer, …

United Kingdom

Saudi Arabia is facing a major dilemma

As the reports faded, prices once again tumbled lower, but just as WTI crude prices were making new record-lows for the year on Thursday and testing a key support level, headlines once again became consumed with claims from a UAE Energy Minister that OPEC members might be ready to cooperate on …

Austrian Economics

Here's the hidden strategy behind Saudi Arabia's oil plan

Or, alternatively, are they targeting specific global competitors and specific national markets?<p>Did they start with a particular strategy in November 2014 when Saudi Petroleum and Mineral Resources Minister Ali al-Naimi announced the new market share policy at the OPEC meeting in Vienna and are …

Saudi Arabia