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Grand angle

1. ~Birthday boy~ Robert Weighton, Britain’s oldest man, has just celebrated his 110th Birthday. He was born in Hull on ...

On parle d'eux

1. ~Winnie Madikizela-Mandela~ Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the former wife of Nelson Mandela, has died. She received a state funeral on April ...

Cate Blanchett: ‘Acting can be an anthropological process’

1. I am half an hour early for the interview but the discreet hotel library has already been taken. A ...

Focus (Cannes Film Festival Jury)

1. Cate Blanchett has been appointed to lead the jury at Cannes Film Festival in 2018. She will be surrounded ...

India’s gender gap remains vast

1. POLICE in Haldwani, a small town where the Gangetic Plain bumps against the Himalayas, shrugged when Kamini Sen lodged ...

The repair cafes waging war on throwaway culture

1. A vacuum cleaner, a hair straightener, a laptop, Christmas lights, an e-reader, a blender, a kettle, two bags, a ...

A 360°

1. ~Culture clash~ French waiter, Guillaume Rey, who worked at a Vancouver restaurant between October 2016 and August 2017, has ...

New Zealand’s prime minister inspires ‘Jacindamania’

1. WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealanders call their seat of power the Beehive, a sparkle of Kiwi humor for ...

What's next for Canada's economy

1. “EVERYBODY thinks this is a 50-pound sack of seeds,” says Steven Fabijanski as he hefts a large white bag ...

Echos

1. ~Art over barbarity~ The new sculpture that will decorate the famous Fourth Plinth in London's Trafalgar Square has been ...

Shakespeare and Company Is Coming Back to the West Side

1. “Whatever way that people read books, I’m going to get them into my store — I don’t care if ...

British scientists set to work on Zika vaccine

1. Scientists in the UK have started work on developing a vaccine to protect women against the Zika virus. The ...

Pedestrian’s death casts pall on testing of self-driving cars

1. SAN FRANCISCO — Arizona officials saw opportunity when Uber and other companies began testing driverless cars a few years ...

Le dessin

1. border; to march. 2. ~Sending Troops to the Border~ During a conference with leaders of three Baltic nations, US ...