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By Jeremy Druker - Apr 11, 2015 - Last updated at Apr 11, 2015 22:19
A quarter of a century ago, when the Berlin Wall fell and the Iron Curtain rose, the people of Central Europe chose capitalism over communis ...
By M.G. Quibria - Apr 08, 2015 - Last updated at Apr 08, 2015 23:05
Is Bangladesh once again on the verge of a political meltdown? With bomb explosions almost taking the life of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, ...
By Rachel Finn - Apr 01, 2015 - Last updated at Apr 01, 2015 22:54
Drones, it seems, are suddenly everywhere. They have buzzed through the plot lines of American television thrillers like “24” a ...
By Reem Abu Hassan - Apr 01, 2015 - Last updated at Apr 01, 2015 22:53
In 2007, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution designating April 2 as a world day for autism awareness and encouraging nations to joi ...
By Sabine Hossenfelder - Mar 31, 2015 - Last updated at Mar 31, 2015 22:37
This year marks the centenary of Albert Einstein’s general theory of relativity, his masterwork describing gravity as the curvature of ...
By Sima Bahous - Mar 30, 2015 - Last updated at Mar 30, 2015 22:40
We are entering the fifth year of crisis in Syria, with no end in sight. Instability is threatening neighbouring countries and indeed the w ...
By Robert Heller - Mar 29, 2015 - Last updated at Mar 29, 2015 22:18
There is a big difference between the Federal Reserve’s mandate to maintain “stable prices” — as enunciated in the F ...
By Jon Creyts - Mar 28, 2015 - Last updated at Mar 28, 2015 22:54
Observers might be forgiven for thinking that so-called clean technology’s moment in the sun has passed. Over the last two years, man ...
By Seif Usher - Mar 25, 2015 - Last updated at Mar 25, 2015 22:08
It passed probably unobserved by most media watchers in Jordan, but UK newspapers recently had some fun at the expense of the British Foreig ...
By Jürgen Jeske - Mar 23, 2015 - Last updated at Mar 23, 2015 22:28
Germany has weathered the financial crisis much better than most of its neighbours. Regarded as the sick man of Europe as recently as 1999, ...

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