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The embargo of Qatar is hurting foreign workers more than Qatari citizens

When Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates led the imposition of a political and economic blockade on Qatar last month, there were immediate, far-reaching consequences: Flights were canceled and rerouted,...

ISIS in retreat, and five other stories you might have missed

In this occasional series, the London bureau of The Washington Post brings you up to speed on some of the biggest stories of the week. First up: The war against the...

The Complete Manager

By N Meenakshi, Associate Professor in Marketing at Goa Institute of Management Yes, the title of this article does suggest that there are incomplete ones. Managers seek sustained high performance in...

Do we really need a ‘charismatic’ leader?

By N Meenakshi, Associate Professor in Marketing at Goa Institute of Management Charisma is a set of personal qualities that inspire awe and submission in others. A successful leader is often...

President Trump’s first six months: The fact-check tally

Shortly before reaching the six-month mark of his presidency, President Trump made an assertion and then paused that perhaps he should not be so definitive. “I better say ‘think,' otherwise they'll...

How a video of a woman in a skirt became a global headache for...

Over the past few years, Saudi Arabia has spent millions of dollars trying to remake its image on the international stage. It has hired prominent U.S. lobbying and public-relations firms to...

A bird’s-eye view of the ruins of Mosul

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Trump just nominated a climate skeptic to USDA’s top science post

This story has been updated. President Trump on Wednesday nominated Sam Clovis, a former college professor and talk radio host who has challenged the scientific consensus that human activity has been...

Trump blasts AG Sessions for recusing himself from the Russia probe

President Trump harshly criticized his attorney general, Jeff Sessions, for recusing himself from the ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, indicating that he regretted the choice. In an...

Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

The office for the 80-year-old McCain, the Republican nominee for president in 2008 and a U.S. senator representing Arizona since 1987, released a statement from the Mayo Clinic announcing that, after...