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Man who farted in Uber ends up in court
Uber, London
In Brief

Man who farted in Uber ends up in court

And other stories from the stranger side of life
16 Oct 2020
Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson’s ‘tone-deaf lies fall flat’
Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street wearing a face mask.
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson’s ‘tone-deaf lies fall flat’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 7 October
7 Oct 2020
Instant Opinion: what happens ‘when a president gets sick’?
Donald Trump walks into the White House
In Depth

Instant Opinion: what happens ‘when a president gets sick’?

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 2 October
2 Oct 2020
Instant Opinion: Remainers fighting ‘long-lost war’
Brexit
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Remainers fighting ‘long-lost war’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 1 October
1 Oct 2020
The Week Unwrapped: Border spats, office gurus and inflation
China India
In Brief

The Week Unwrapped: Border spats, office gurus and inflation

Are China and India on the war path? Does your office need spiritual guidance? And what is the Fed up to on inflation?
11 Sep 2020
Magh Mela: watching over the world’s biggest festival
Magh Mela, India
In Depth

Magh Mela: watching over the world’s biggest festival

Keeping tabs on millions of pilgrims has led to the building of a surveillance mini-state, says Monica Jha
21 Aug 2020
What Delhi’s Covid outbreak can teach us about herd immunity
India coronavirus
In Brief

What Delhi’s Covid outbreak can teach us about herd immunity

Large number of Indians thought to have antibodies raising hopes of avoiding a second spike
23 Jul 2020
Coronavirus: why antibody rates vary so widely
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In Depth

Coronavirus: why antibody rates vary so widely

Tests show that likely levels of immunity range from 68% in parts of New York to less than 1% in India
10 Jul 2020
How coronavirus eventually gripped India
India coronavirus
In Depth

How coronavirus eventually gripped India

It now has more cases than anywhere in the world except Brazil and the US
6 Jul 2020
High drama: India and China brawl in the Himalayas
Pangong lake, on the border between China and India
In Depth

High drama: India and China brawl in the Himalayas

Indian soldiers ‘beaten to death’ in first fatal clashes for 45 years
17 Jun 2020
Quiz of The Week: 23 - 29 May
Dominic Cummings
In Depth

Quiz of The Week: 23 - 29 May

Have you been paying attention to The Week’s news?
29 May 2020
Instant Opinion: PM’s advisers should ‘come out of shadows’
Alastair Campbell
In Depth

Instant Opinion: PM’s advisers should ‘come out of shadows’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 27 May
27 May 2020
India captures ‘spying’ pigeon on Kashmir border
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In Brief

India captures ‘spying’ pigeon on Kashmir border

And other stories from the stranger side of life
26 May 2020
Why has coronavirus not run rampant in India?
Chennai policeman
In Depth

Why has coronavirus not run rampant in India?

Experts puzzled by populous South Asian country’s limited outbreak
5 May 2020
India’s Muslims feel persecuted during coronavirus pandemic
India Muslims
In Brief

India’s Muslims feel persecuted during coronavirus pandemic

Community has been wrongly accused of being responsible for spread of Covid-19
24 Apr 2020
Coronavirus: 1.3 billion Indians placed into lockdown
India coronavirus
In Brief

Coronavirus: 1.3 billion Indians placed into lockdown

21-day restriction imposed to tackle spread of virus
25 Mar 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘The battle for decency online’
Internet
In Depth

Instant Opinion: ‘The battle for decency online’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 16 March
16 Mar 2020
Instant Opinion: Italy lockdown ‘warning from the future’
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: Italy lockdown ‘warning from the future’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 9 March
9 Mar 2020
How the New Delhi’s streets became a battleground
Delhi
In Depth

How the New Delhi’s streets became a battleground

Muslims forced to flee as sectarian violence erupts again over citizenship law
26 Feb 2020
Americans google ‘what is India?’ as Trump visits country
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In Brief

Americans google ‘what is India?’ as Trump visits country

And other stories from the stranger side of life
25 Feb 2020
What is on Donald Trump’s agenda in India?
Modi and Trump
In Depth

What is on Donald Trump’s agenda in India?

US president is making his first official trip to the world’s most populous democracy
24 Feb 2020
Instant Opinion: New front in Indian ‘ideological civil war’
India pollution, Delhi
In Depth

Instant Opinion: New front in Indian ‘ideological civil war’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 22 January
22 Jan 2020
Instant Opinion: this year’s Golden Globes ‘missed the mark’
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: this year’s Golden Globes ‘missed the mark’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 7 January
7 Jan 2020
Protests after masked men attack Indian university
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In Brief

Protests after masked men attack Indian university

Jawaharlal Nehru University has previously been targeted by group linked to governing Bharatiya Janata party
7 Jan 2020
Anger as new Indian citizenship bill excludes Muslims
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In Brief

Anger as new Indian citizenship bill excludes Muslims

Critics say controversial legislation aims to marginalise Muslims
10 Dec 2019
Toxic foam covers one of India’s most famous beaches
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In Brief

Toxic foam covers one of India’s most famous beaches

Children have been playing in ‘acrid’ white suds despite medical warnings
5 Dec 2019
What is Gadhimai festival and why is it so controversial?
Nepal, Gadhimai, India, Hinduism
In Depth

What is Gadhimai festival and why is it so controversial?

The world’s ‘largest animal sacrifice’ is being held in defiance of ban
5 Dec 2019
Indian MP calls for lynching after gang rape and murder
indiaprotest
In Brief

Indian MP calls for lynching after gang rape and murder

National demonstrations after woman’s burned corpse was found in Hyderabad
3 Dec 2019
Will Indian citizens be compensated for pollution?
India pollution, Delhi
In Depth

Will Indian citizens be compensated for pollution?

Supreme Court says Indian states may be forced to pay for failing to tackle growing crisis
26 Nov 2019
How big was the British Empire and why did it collapse?
British Empire
Daily Briefing

How big was the British Empire and why did it collapse?

The largest in history at its height, there is little left of the British Empire today
26 Nov 2019
Kaleidoscopic City: Gem hunting with Bulgari in Jaipur
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In Review

Kaleidoscopic City: Gem hunting with Bulgari in Jaipur

Bulgari’s creative director takes us on an exclusive tour of the Pink City
5 Nov 2019
China and India clash over division of Kashmir
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In Brief

China and India clash over division of Kashmir

Region’s special status downgraded sparking tensions between nuclear powers
1 Nov 2019
Instant Opinion: Boris flounders amid ‘sham’ Queen’s speech
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: Boris flounders amid ‘sham’ Queen’s speech

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 15 October
15 Oct 2019
What is happening in Kashmir?
Bomb Kashmir
In Depth

What is happening in Kashmir?

Pakistan PM says India’s crackdown in the disputed region could spark nuclear conflict
26 Sep 2019
The countries with nuclear weapons
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In Depth

The countries with nuclear weapons

IAEA meets in Vienna amid mounting nuclear tension over Iran
16 Sep 2019
What happened at the Amritsar massacre?
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In Brief

What happened at the Amritsar massacre?

Archbishop of Canterbury has apologised for the 1919 mass shootings in India
11 Sep 2019
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