It's time to outlaw these dangerous weapons once and for all.
The strange list of Indian products you can't import in Pakistan.
Obtained by Reuters and curated by Andrew MacGregor Marshall.
Technology and globalization have reinvented other traditional Muslim practices in some surprising ways.
Who's next in line to lead the House of Saud? King Abdullah, 87, is unwell, having recently traveled to the United States for medical treatment, and speculation is heating up about his replacement. Unfortunately, none of the potential candidates is getting any younger either.
Countries worldwide have often sought to ban books they find politically inconvenient, religiously awkward, or just plain embarrassing. But for writers like Russia’s Vasily Grossman, who pleaded with the Soviet censors in 1961, "I am physically free, but the book to which I have dedicated my life is in jail," a book's ban means far more than just a dip in sales. Here are some books behind bars today.
As the four front-runners sprint around the track, some favorites could end up in the dust.
A new generation of Obama’s senior officials learned at the feet of the legendary Democrat.
Selections from a hacker's manifesto and how-to guide written by one of China's preeminent hackers, Peng Yinan.
Is that scary man with a gun a full-fledged member of al Qaeda -- or just a wannabe? Here's a guide to the people who make up the organization's core and its periphery.
Here's where Ghajar sits in relation to Lebanon, Israel, and Syria.
Many politicians, public intellectuals, and political pundits have been greatly influenced by former U.S. presidents, be it Jefferson, Hamilton, Wilson, or Jackson.
Who knows everthing there is to know and more about counterinsurgency and its current role in U.S. military strategy? These guys.
Why even some of the most zealous non-believers may abandon the crusade against religion.