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Rooney: If not for Cruyff, I'd have two more Champions League medals!

The England star found out at close hand how good the Blaugrana are in two Champions League defeats, and he believes the Dutchman is responsible for …

Soccer

‘How I Saved My Kids From ISIS’

When ISIS came knocking on Huda's door, looking to marry off her daughter and draft her son, the Iraqi schoolteacher knew she had to flee.<p>AMMAN, …

Which country has the least sexist banknotes?

<b>There are calls for the US and Canada to put a woman on a banknote. A similar campaign in the UK successfully convinced the Bank of England to put Jane Austen on the £10 note. But is just one woman per country enough?</b><p>American bills have portraits of the country's Founding Fathers and former …

Native Americans

India’s preference for sons has created a nation of tiny people

<i>Update: The working paper Quartz wrote about in 2015 was published in the September 2017 issue of American Economic Review.</i><p>Indian children are among the shortest in the world, and the country’s preference for sons might be to blame.<p>Globally, one in four children under the age of five is …

Demographics

On Social Media, Everything Happens All the Time

The "news" of the death of the author Chinua Achebe two years after the fact shows how timestamps are losing relevance.<p>Chinua Achebe, the celebrated Nigerian author of <i>Things Fall Apart</i>, died at the age of 82 in 2013. But to social media, he only passed away this weekend. People began tweeting …

Archives
Motor Racing

How the World’s Oldest People Live So Long

At 118, the world’s oldest woman says her secret is eating, sleeping, and relaxing. Sounds good to us!<p>How do you live to be 109 years old? Exercise, …

Mental Health

Rafael Nadal isn't just playing tennis in Indian Wells

So, your paper sends you to cover a tennis tournament and you end up across a card table from that internationally renowned poker star, Rafael Nadal.<p>Oh, yes. He also plays tennis.<p>This whole thing was kind of off the beaten path, but when somebody asks if you want to spend an hour or so with one of …

Serena Williams

Practicing Islam in Short Shorts

The scenario I'm about to describe has happened to me more times than I can count, in more cities than I can remember, mostly in Western cities here …

Religion

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

Religion

Indian women found their voice after the Delhi rape. Could this film help silence them again?

By giving a rapist a platform to justify his terrible crime, India’s Daughter risks reinforcing the views that have normalised violence against women<p>It was at a campus protest in March 2013 that I heard that Ram Singh had been found hanged in Delhi’s Tihar jail.<p>All through that winter, women and …

India
Africa