Yemen, a temporary peace

Despite the truce holding up and meetings between the government and rebels with the UN’s backing, the situation in Yemen is still on a knife edge
Tommaso Canetta • Saturday, 06 April 2019 15:49

Jordan, monarchy and government in trouble

Demonstrations have toppled the government. The new government is trying to listen to the people, amid pressure from the IMF and major migrations
Matteo Meloni • Wednesday, 03 April 2019 12:24

With the Bible and Sharia

The incumbent president faces his old challenger, Subianto. Widodo's strategy hinges on his choice of running mate, an influential Muslim leader
Alessandro Ursic • Thursday, 28 March 2019 16:11

40 tough years

The rial has dropped by 70% in four months and oil by 40%. Many companies are closing and the middle class has seen its spending power obliterated
Sergio Colombo • Sunday, 31 March 2019 12:21

The world’s most packed polling stations

Some 900 million citizens will elect the Lok Sabha, or lower house. Modi heads the polls but Indian democracy is highly unpredictable
Nicholas Nugent • Monday, 25 March 2019 16:18