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Blogs | By Gabriel García Márquez
The writer has died aged 87. Read his classic NS piece on the 1973 Chilean coup.
Footballer Ched Evans is reported to be rejoining Sheffield United after his release from prison in the autumn. Photo: Getty
Blogs | By Glosswitch
Suddenly it is no longer the alleged crime, but its reporting that is the act of violence.
Blogs | By New Statesman
In The Flesh, Mark Haddon and wearable technology.