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Ignore Miliband and the Cruise Missiles, President Obama Must Arm the Free Syrian Army

Nehad Ismail | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Politics
Nehad Ismail

Arm the Free Syrian Army and Let Them Do the Job: The US has evidence that the chemical nerve agent Sarin was used in a deadly attack in Damascus las...

Rethinking Gamification for Quality News

Garrett Goodman | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK Tech
Garrett Goodman

If good game design aligns positive feedback with user objectives to create intrinsically rewarding experiences, then where has the gamification of news websites gone wrong? And, how can we rethink it, putting the user experience first?

Travelling Through a Neglected Region at War

Charity Knight | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK Politics
Charity Knight

"You went to Guwahati? We have been told by the government that people from the north eastern states aren't allowed to visit Guwahati." Ending up in...

Figures Expected To Show Recession But Hope Is 'On The Horizon'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

Figures released on Wednesday will show the UK's economy is flailing, it has been claimed. Economists believe the Office for National Statistics wi...

Economist Mag Will 'Rue The Day' It Mocked Scotland, Salmond Warns

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK Politics

Alex Salmond has said the Economist magazine will "rue the day" it published a front cover image likening Scotland to an impoverished nation. The l...

Risk of Recession Fuels Rise in 'HP Divorces'

Ed Kitchen | Posted 19.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Ed Kitchen

There are few words in the English language which generate such a response as 'recession'.

Apple IOS 5 Broke The Economist iPad App

Paid Content | Melanie Hick | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK Tech

The Economist is finally moving to an iPad strategy compliant with Apple’s new developer terms, after what it calls “iOS bugs” under the new iOS...

Michael Rundle

Eurozone Running Of Time As Economists Run Out Of Metaphors

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.10.2011 | UK

The situation facing the eurozone isn't particularly easy to explain using metaphors. Potential images are everywhere, but none seems to fit. The r...