From 1985 to 1990 I provided articles for Compass News Features, an independent service with particular interest in issues affecting the developing nations and based in Luxembourg.

Managing Editor of Compass News Features was Gerard Loughran.

My articles appeared in newspapers such as Kuwait Times, Sunday Mid-Day, Dawn, Gulf Times, Hong Kong Standard, Turkish Daily News, Gulf Daily News, Daily & Sunday Sketch, Daily Nation, Arab News, Nigerian Tribune, The Jakarta Post and The Hindu.