• January 24, 2017
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World

  • A lifeline for wounded refugee children
    Jan 18, 2017 By Faris Al-JawadSpecial to Weekend Review
    Based in Beirut, Inara provides critical medical care for children from conflict areas
  • Afghan women in India find hope in the kitchen
    Jan 18, 2017 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    Living in India’s capital is tough, but the women are winning people over with their culinary skills
  • Gender sensitivity class in India
    Dec 28, 2016 By Poulomi Basu
    Things were going well and for a time it felt a change was in the air, until one counsellor was accused of killing her daughter-in-law
  • After Brexit, France is EU’s next test
    Dec 28, 2016 By Steven Erlanger and
Kimiko De Freytas-Tamura
    The British decision to quit the European Union was a major blow, but a victory by Marine Le Pen could be the death knell
  • When Irom Chanu Sharmila ended her protest, her supporters turned against her
  • In Germany, Nazi language is still alive
    Dec 21, 2016 By Anthony Faiola and Stephanie Kirchner
    The toxic lexicon that once marked Hitler’s agenda is making a comeback as anger against migrants and asylum seekers grows
  • Selfies with Duterte’s chief executioner
    Dec 21, 2016 By Ana P. Santos
    Ronald dela Rosa is the Philippine president’s right hand in a crackdown on drugs. Fans follow him, as does a trail of bodies
  • Indira Gandhi, a mixed legacy
    Dec 21, 2016 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    While some in India welcome the Congress party’s year-long birth centenary celebrations for the leader, others term it extravagance
  • The forgotten Gandhi and India's 'VIP'
    Dec 21, 2016 By Vikas Datta
    A biography of Feroze Gandhi aims to portray him in a more balanced light, as a man of many parts
  • The rise of the digital nomad
    Dec 14, 2016 By Anuradha Sengupta Special to Weekend Review
    High-speed Wi-Fi, cafes, working spaces and jobs that let you work remotely have given rise to a new kind of work culture
  • Russia’s silent HIV epidemic
    Dec 14, 2016 By Ryan Hoskins
    Apathy and political expedience have shaped the Kremlin’s frozen-in-time views on the virus. Will officials finally act to prevent a national health crisis?
  • In Kano, pounding on the horn and shouting at traffic is de rigueur as yellow auto rickshaws dodge trucks and cars
  • Resettling China’s ecological migrants
    Nov 30, 2016 By Edward Wong
    What it is doing in provinces hit by disasters could be an example for other countries, but the move has brought its own problems
  • Rajasthan farmers try out quinoa cultivation
    Nov 30, 2016 By Rakesh KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    The desert Indian state has ideal conditions for growing the niche crop, which could translate into healthy revenues in future
  • Jordan’s youth bring hope to refugees
    Nov 24, 2016 By Sheikh RehmatullahSpecial to Weekend Review
    Members of NGO providing entrepreneurial support to small businesses at the Jerash camp
  • Malnutrition, India’s silent crisis
    Nov 23, 2016 By Anuradha Sengupta, Special to Weekend Review
    Three case studies from travels around the country illustrate the problems underlying the issue and how people are coming up with their own solutions