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Mahir Ali

Weinstein’s sordid saga: Hollywood’s watershed

The casting couch has long been accepted as part of Hollywood culture, and all too often served as the butt of inappropriate jokes.

19 Oct 2017 3:05 AM

Salute Che! 50 years on, the legend still endures

The official commemorations in recent days in the Cuban city of Santa Clara and Vallegrande in Bolivia come as no surprise.

12 Oct 2017 12:11 AM

Hostile reaction to referendums will worsen matters

The Spanish state’s reaction detracts from its moral authority.

06 Oct 2017 1:19 AM

German reckoning

It poses a challenge, though, for Angela Merkel, whose status as chancellor remains unchallenged, but who is now obliged to forge a new coalition.

28 Sep 2017 6:29 AM

No end to the despair of Palestinians

Whether many Gazans will vote for Fatah, if the fresh elections proposed by Hamas go ahead, remains to be seen.

21 Sep 2017 12:29 AM

Rohingya: Myanmar’s ‘unpeople’

Suu Kyi is certainly not the only leader who can be accused of hypocrisy.

14 Sep 2017 2:09 AM

Monumental follies: When will statues of Kim crumble?

Pyongyang, meanwhile, does not restrict its ambitions to nuclear and missile technologies.

07 Sep 2017 12:23 AM

Of predatory gurus & the mores of a subcontinent

Gurmeet Singh’s motivations in adding “Ram Rahim” to his name were presumably a great deal more mundane.

31 Aug 2017 12:45 AM

Barcelona to Virgina, extremism holds sway

The American Civil War ended in 1865, but the struggle to clarify its legacy goes on.

24 Aug 2017 6:37 AM

The crisis in Venezuela: Will Chavez’s reforms last?

The crisis, signified by severe shortages and rampaging inflation, isn’t exactly of Maduro’s making.

17 Aug 2017 12:17 AM