Safer, faster future to be found in Madagascar?

Safer, faster future to be found in Madagascar?

It is the driest place on earth, but it also has the world’s second-largest rainforest and the second-most expensive capital, Antananarivo. So why does this A.D. 839 island constantly roll the dice on its…

World weather: Tracking Barra - Met Office outlook

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World weather: Tracking Barra – Met Office outlook

UK weather: Tracking Barra – Met Office outlook Britain is braced for “storms in clusters” as Storm Barra speeds north-eastwards and approaches the US this week, bringing high winds and danger to life. Storm…

The C.E.O. Network: Seeking a successor

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The C.E.O. Network: Seeking a successor

What is it about other C.E.O.s? Some of them would tell you to work hard, ask for help, never settle, fight the culture and invest in people with data and in training and innovation…

In Japan, a first steps toward legalizing same-sex marriage

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In Japan, a first steps toward legalizing same-sex marriage

A Tokyo assemblyman has proposed making it legal for same-sex couples to marry in Japan, where discrimination against homosexuality remains a contentious issue. Tokyo Metropolitan Assemblyman Tadashi Saito’s proposal — submitted on May 31…

Ghislaine Maxwell trial: EDGE OF THE INBOX

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Ghislaine Maxwell trial: EDGE OF THE INBOX

38-year-old Guernsey-born Belle de Jour model Ghislaine Maxwell has been accused of luring three young girls to LA for sex – and of then blackmailing them into signing non-disclosure agreements when she tried to…