global politics

Andrey Kurkov: ‘Ukraine is a very democratic country with a good pinch of anarchy’
Culture

Andrey Kurkov: ‘Ukraine is a very democratic country with a good pinch of anarchy’

Andrey Kurkov is one of Ukraine’s most celebrated authors, who found global fame with the publication of his bestselling 2001 novel, Death and the Penguin

Think you could lead a country? Here’s a guide to creating your own micronation
Books

Think you could lead a country? Here’s a guide to creating your own micronation

All you need is a bit of territory, some citizens, supplies and maybe a flag. How hard could it be? AG Riddle has made the calculations

What would a world without borders look like?
Books

What would a world without borders look like?

Our man-made geographical boundaries are not as permanent as we imagine. James Crawford went on a voyage to trace the dividing lines along which humanity seeks to control the world

How Africa is becoming a continent of young entrepreneurs, scientists, creatives and activists
Life

How Africa is becoming a continent of young entrepreneurs, scientists, creatives and activists

Brits told to brace for ‘cost of living crisis driven by war’ as violence unfolds in Ukraine
cost of living crisis

Brits told to brace for ‘cost of living crisis driven by war’ as violence unfolds in Ukraine

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