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1. No, 9/11 did not change the world (Financial Times)

Bin Laden grabbed a decade's worth of headlines but the future was being written in Beijing, Delhi and Rio, writes Philip Stephens.

2. A State of Palestine would backfire on its own people (Guardian)

I agree with Netanyahu, writes Mehdi Hasan. There's nothing to be gained from the United Nations recognising this segmented fantasy state.

3. Germans have yet to be told they face a momentous choice (Independent)

Merkel has not spelled out to Germany the costs of allowing the euro to break up, says Ben Chu.

4. Want a home? Lose a hedgerow. That's progress (Times) (£)

Either we conserve the countryside in aspic or we build much-needed houses, writes Philip Collins. But you can't have it both ways.

5. If Britain fails to protect its heritage we'll have nothing left but ghosts (Guardian)

The Welsh mining settlement of Dylife once thrived but now it lies forgotten, like so much of our industrial past, writes Simon Jenkins.

6. The truth behind Alistair Darling's attack on Gordon Brown (Daily Telegraph)

The publication of Darling's memoirs marks the formal ending of one of the longest political partnerships in British history, says Alan Cochran.

7. If data cannot safely be made public, FOI shouldn't apply (Independent)

Tobacco companies are abusing FOI laws by asking for data on teenage smoking, argues Maurice Frankel.

8. Doctors' leaders need to speak out on the privatisation of the NHS (Guardian)

Now legal expert opinion has exposed Lansley's health and social care bill, medical leadership cannot stay silent, says Jacqueline Davis.

9. Britain must escape its longest depression (Financial Times)

Beware prophecies of doom as they can easily become self-fulfilling, writes Martin Wolf

10. Libya could be the last place where the West is allowed to intervene (Daily Telegraph)

The rising powers will not give us so much leeway in future - and for good reason, says Shashank Joshi.