Muhammad Idrees Ahmad, based in Glasgow, is a member of Spinwatch
a doctoral candidate at the University of Stratclyde. His writings on
subjects ranging from propaganda, Israel-Palestine conflict, Iraq
war to globalization have appeared in various print and online
publications. For his PhD, Idrees is researching the role of lobbies,
think tanks and foundations in furnishing the propaganda for the war in
Iraq. He also produced a current affairs program on Glasgow community
radio 87.7 FM.
Idrees is the former captain of the Edwardes College and the
American University in Dubai tennis teams. He is also the winner of the
2004 University of Pittsburgh Jazz talent hunt in Dubai. His
The Savage Mountain won various awards for its innovative UI and programmatic 3D simulation.