More and more women are finding their true calling—as suicide bombers.
A high-level fighter accuses his fellow militants of going soft—and engineers a schism that could have major consequences for Afghanistan.
Tzipi Livni still thinks peace is possible in Israel and Palestine. She’s about to get her chance to prove it.
For migrants seeking a better life, Greece can be cruelly inhospitable.
A generation of girls fought in Liberia’s brutal wars. What they tell their own children about the past will inform the country’s future.
An innovative program sought to transform the U.S. Army from within. Then reality intervened.
What does Egypt’s Army chief want?
The queen of The New York Times.
The horrific Catch-22 of rape in the Internet age.
The controversial election for Pakistan’s next president.
How a new technology that figures out just how your mind works is about to make us all a whole lot smarter.
Father Marcelo Rossi has a No. 1 bestseller, legions of followers, and an unusual style of Catholicism.
Once an isolated imperial outpost, Burma is now the center of a battle between East and West.
How did an amateur pilot-turned-bookstore owner end up at the pinnacle of the CIA?
Technology has revolutionized what we can measure about our lives. But is all that tracking good for our health?
How rising inequality and social stagnation are reshaping the U.S. for the worse.
Tehmina Durrani takes on a new challenge.
What started as a small protest in a tiny park is now a movement that won’t disappear quickly.
In the Syrian village of Khan Assobl, the regime aims its shells at civilians, hardening hearts—one casualty at a time.
Is Afghanistan destined to be run by a drug mafia?