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By Eva Hoffman - Dec 06, 2014 - Last updated at Dec 06, 2014 23:12
Among the most chilling developments in the rise of the Islamic State (IS) is that so many citizens of Western countries have joined the gro ...
By Anthony B. Miller - Dec 04, 2014 - Last updated at Dec 04, 2014 22:54
Breast cancer screening has long been viewed as one of the most important tools for reducing mortality from the disease. That is why recent ...
By Amartya Sen - Nov 30, 2014 - Last updated at Nov 30, 2014 22:54
Human beings have always lived in groups, and their individual lives have invariably depended on group decisions. But the challenges of gro ...
By Ivan Krastev - Nov 19, 2014 - Last updated at Nov 19, 2014 22:58
Global temperatures are rising, but the former Soviet Union’s frozen conflicts show no sign of a thaw. ...
By Monica Duffy Toft - Nov 12, 2014 - Last updated at Nov 12, 2014 22:49
The United States and its allies are facing another major policy challenge in Iraq. Air strikes against the Islamic State  might unsea ...
By Tony Abbott - Nov 12, 2014 - Last updated at Nov 12, 2014 22:47
In a few days, the leaders of the G-20 economies will arrive in Australia for the Brisbane summit. Six years ago, the impact of the global ...
By Joaquim Chissano - Nov 11, 2014 - Last updated at Nov 11, 2014 22:55
Sub-Saharan Africa’s economies have boomed in recent years.  But the headline figures often mask longer-term problems — no ...
By Wayne Swan - Nov 10, 2014 - Last updated at Nov 10, 2014 22:40
At an official dinner in Washington, DC, ahead of November’s G-20 Summit in Brisbane, Australia-born media mogul Rupert Murdoch lectur ...
By Taylor Luck - Nov 02, 2014 - Last updated at Nov 02, 2014 23:25
As Jordanian fighter jets take part in bombing runs hundreds of kilometres away along the Syrian-Turkish border and northern Iraq, a more in ...
By Parag Khanna - Nov 01, 2014 - Last updated at Nov 01, 2014 22:26
The increasing ability of people to exchange goods, services and labour directly, via online platforms, is transforming how modern economies ...

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