Saudi Arabia portrays itself as a leading supporter of humanitarian aid, especially to the Palestinians, but the country's leadership has an ambivalent strategy towards the Israel-Palestine conflict.
Governments have started to see automation as the key to brighter urban futures. But what will this look like?
Teachers make a significant difference to their students’ lives – sometimes against all odds – and they deserve to be celebrated.
Excessive indulgence is the city’s unifying theme. It’s also a way to end your life. Just ask Stephen Paddock.
The UK foreign secretary has been talking up the merits of clearing away bodies to build a new Dubai on the Libyan Med.
The digital economy in the US is already on the verge of stalling; failing to protect an open internet would further erode the United States’ digital competitiveness.
With 35 new inter-city routes shortlisted for testing, it's time to start taking hyperloop seriously.
A new modern art exhibition in Tehran is being promoted as a bracing act of cultural diplomacy. But we should look a little deeper.
It's a daunting technical challenge. But the key question is whether such engineering is socially acceptable.