Luiza V.

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ISIS' child soldiers: What will happen to 'cubs of the caliphate'?

<b>(CNN) —</b> A boy in a black knit cap stands in front of a man on his knees.<p>He locks eyes with the captive, brow furrowed, his gaze seething with anger. He lifts a pistol and shoots the man in the forehead.<p>The boy is a soldier for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria -- and he's not the only one.<p>The …

South Sudan

My highlight: Mad Men by Bee Wilson

The Eames chairs and hour-glass dresses are a visual treat, but it’s really all about Jon Hamm’s performance as a man sickened by his womanising and in thrall to his own pretty lies<p>Many complained that <i>Mad Men,</i> which concludes this week, was style over substance: all those Eames chairs and …

The Saturday Poem: Baggage

By Fleur Adcock<p>Sealed in their heavy luggage in the hold<br>they’d brought the encapsulated highlights<br>of their shed lives: Eva’s sewing machine<br>and her Watteau Doulton dinner service;<br>Sam’s tools, of course; the tea urn his father<br>had made using his skills as a tinsmith,<br>learnt in the packing-case trade, …

John Coltrane Wants to Be ‘Force for Good’ in Rare Interview

Less than a year before his death, John Coltrane sat for an interview in which he spoke about how he wanted to be a “force for good” and the ways in …

Cannes: Amid festival glitz, a new chapter for the English Bookshop

It's not just the films that change here from year to year here, it's the city as well.<p>The oldest gay bar in the south of France is now a gelato emporium. The once-spacious post office is now a luxury hotel. And the Cannes English Bookshop, a landmark for three decades, is going to be sold and …

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un 'poisoned his aunt'

Defector claims that Kim Jong-un ordered his bodyguards to kill his aunt six months after executing her husband<p>North Korea’s “supreme leader” ordered his bodyguards to poison his aunt, according to a defector.<p>Kim Jong-un, who inherited the leadership of Asia’s Stalinist state at the age of 30, …

North Korea

Grace and Frankie: A New Kind of Divorce Comedy

In Netflix’s new show, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin star as women whose husbands fall in love, raising questions about sexuality and ageism.<p>“I’m leaving you”: Works of entertainment have lobbed those sad Three Little Words at everyone from Dustin Hoffman to Tina Fey. The life-after-divorce genre is …

TV

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

The Brain