THE Themes used by the speaker were the usual Hindu-nationalist fare. The opposition Congress Party was planning to take away ...
In 1926 an unusual vessel arrived in New York after crossing the Atlantic. This was a converted sailing ship renamed Baden-Baden. Its two masts had been torn down and a pair of 15-metre-high revolving ...
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Sign up here to receive “The US in brief” as a newsletter, each weekday, in your inbox. Chuck Schumer, the Senate majority leader, called for a vote this week on ...
Update (May 20th): This article was updated after Iranian state media confirmed Mr Raisi’s death.
O N MAY 6TH Rafael Grossi, the director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency ( IAEA ), travelled to Tehran and met Hossein Amirabdollahian, Iran’s foreign minister. Less than two weeks ...
T here is only one problem with the chatter about Europe’s “soft landing”: its economy never truly flew. While America’s growth has consistently amazed, Europe’s has bee ...
I T HAD BEEN been expected in Israel for weeks, but the moment was still a shock when it arrived. On May 20th the prosecutor for the International Criminal Court ( ICC ), Karim Khan, announced that he ...
T HOUSANDS GATHERED in front of Taipei’s presidential office on May 20th to celebrate the inauguration of William Lai Ching-te, Taiwan’s fifth democratically elected president ...
The injury to her spinal cord left her paralysed, limiting the function of her four limbs and torso—a condition known as tetraplegia. For more than a decade her left hand was incapable of either ...
For much of the intervening period, the Maradona theory has reigned supreme. After the global financial crisis of 2007-09, ...