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The Economist
@TheEconomist - 26m ago
If Sri Lanka’s government was so consumed by internal struggles as to miss warnings before Sunday’s bombings, how can it respond? This and more in “The Intelligence”
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 44m ago
Those who champion open-plan offices seem to have forgotten the importance of being able to concentrate on your work
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 1h ago
She's not immune to the grubbiness and sectarianism of Lebanese politics, but she's made remarkably few enemies
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 1h ago
With “Murder by the Book” @claire_harman has written an engrossing account of Russell’s death and its aftermath
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 1h ago
The Chinese government has hit the "fast-forward button" on infrastructure spending, in the words of state media
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 1h ago
If and when Britain leaves the EU, the bloc's geographical centre will shift to the tiny village of Gadheim. Locals are already preparing their centrepiece. @tom_nuttall pays a visit, in “The Intelligence”
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 2h ago
Liberals need to ditch the technocratic for higher purpose
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 2h ago
“Many of us, in desperation or love, have at some point swallowed our scepticism and put our faith in something irrational. And so I asked for the horse psychic’s details” https://t.co/zOiFT80ZVI From @1843mag
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 2h ago
Smaller parties will damage each others’ chances at the polls, despite proportional representation
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 2h ago
The production of “Qyrq Qyz”, Ms Ismailova's retelling of the legend of Gulaim, is as epic as its plot
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 3h ago
The "China shock" that hit blue-collar workers in America affected a third fewer jobs than previously thought, a WTO report argues
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 3h ago
There is a risk muck diving tourists are killing the thing they love by turning up in such large numbers
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@TheEconomist - 3h ago
Paradoxically, the most direct applications of da Vinci’s researches outside art are to be found within his art
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 4h ago
Owen Matthews’s book gives Sorge a fitting remembrance: audacious, spirited and laced with the madness and tragedy of his age
The Economist
@TheEconomist - 4h ago
Is fine wine a good investment?