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Top news stories and newsmakers of dubious distinction.
The Celtic tiger is following the same trajectory as the Asian tigers. Is China next?
Washington needs to address this pivotal region of the world.
India's liberal bona fides aren't as impeccable as India would like the world to believe.
Sweden suffers its first suicide bombing.
When it came to realpolitik, he could make Henry Kissinger look like a liberal.
America's heroes? Not so much. Not anymore. Not when they're dead, anyway.
A civilian government is currently in power in Pakistan. But is it really in charge?
The failure of the Irish miracle, argues columnist Walden Bello, may signal the end of an era of miracles.
Should American youth, burdened with student loans, take a cue from their British counterparts?