The country's treatment of the US student shows its growing unpredictability.
“They’re the ones that have the power and the gaze is towards us.”
"Doing nothing" will simply make the problem worse.
In Dubai there is no need for skyscrapers at all – but they give the city the perception of urban grandeur and perception is everything.
A year on, Luxembourg's tax arrangements remain shrouded in mystery, says Molly Scott Cato.
We never saw a noodle – it was all foie gras lollipops. One man announced he wouldn’t be at dinner as he was “popping over to Kowloon for a bit of prostitution”.
We need to move on from being upset - to getting stuff done, says Richard Howitt MEP.
There should be some way of apprehending the wondrousness of even our most banal transports. The alternative is everyday murderousness.
Man-made forest fires have already tripled Indonesia's carbon emissions this year, but there's not much the government can do about it.
Eurosceptics have long believed that David Cameron's "renegotiation" will be an exercise in smoke and mirrors - and on this evidence, they're probably right.
Dr Mitu Khurana has taken her husband to court for allegedly testing their twin girls' gender before she gave birth, then trying to make her abort them.