• September 26, 2017
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  • The magic of dance
    Sep 20, 2017 By Gillian Warren-BrownSpecial to Weekend Review
    Children and young adults from impoverished families in Cape Town get free dance training that empowers them with life skills
  • Gruelling journey to escape North Korea
    Sep 20, 2017 By Anna Fifield
    Ordinary North Koreans are risking their lives to make a perilous journey out of Kim Jong Un’s clutches
  • An island of saints, scholars and shaikhs
    Sep 14, 2017 By Mick O’Reilly, Special to Weekend Review
    By 2031, Islam will likely be Ireland’s second-largest religion, thanks to the pioneering role played by Dubai’s Al Maktoum Foundation
  • From Bihar to Buckingham Palace
    Sep 14, 2017 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    The accolades are coming quick and fast for Asha Khemka for her efforts in the field of education in the UK
  • Bolshevik revolution, a Chinese tourist trap
    Sep 13, 2017 By Amie Ferris-Rotman
    China is excited by the 100th anniversary of Vladimir Lenin’s rise to power — and Russians are excited to take its money
  • Steven Soderbergh reveals why he snubbed the big studios for his comeback
  • A moment that changed me
    Sep 13, 2017 By Micha Frazer-Carroll
    I always thought I was mixed race until someone at school called me black. That started me thinking about racial identity
  • Improve your image to get ahead in life
    Sep 10, 2017 Florence Pia G Yu, Web Editor
    Are you conscious about your personal brand? You should be if you want to get ahead in your career or in life
  • Voice of Baceprot, a rising metal band made up of three teenage girls, is challenging entrenched stereotypes about gender norms
  • Parenting while too Russian
    Sep 06, 2017 By Margarita Gokun Silver
    Plan to teach a daughter to put things where they belonged gets caught in a cross-cultural marriage
  • These motorists have embraced another mission: using their monster trucks to save stranded flood victims
  • Unlikely story of world’s best female chef
    Aug 31, 2017 Richard Vines, Bloomberg
    Ana Ros comes ‘from a society that doesn’t have a tradition of gastronomy, where cooking is not a prestigious job’
  • Charlize Theron’s sick work ethic
    Aug 30, 2017 By Cara Buckley
    At a time when audiences crave female empowerment, she’s packing a punch, first in Mad Max: Fury Road, and now in Atomic Blonde
  • ‘I like an empty desk’
    Aug 30, 2017 By Sarah Manguso
    The idea of creating many drafts is anathema to this writer who prefers to keep it simple
  • Is the midlife crisis real?
    Aug 30, 2017 Bloomberg
    Economists found that people report a measurable decline in happiness, starting in their 30s and continuing until around age 50, while psychologists say the midlife crisis doesn’t exist
  • Glitz(y) and glamour: opening doors for models
    Aug 27, 2017 Florence Pia G Yu, Web Editor
    From tough start in UAE, Dubai resident now offers career opportunities to budding models