Nadeem Muaddi

Nadeem Muaddi

Politics

Palestine: The quest for statehood

Palestine's bid to join the United Nations reignited international debate on the longstanding conflict with Israel.

Palestine: The quest for statehood

Human Rights

Kim Jong-il: man of implausible talents

North Korea state media built an elaborate cult of personality around the leader's skills and accomplishments.

Kim Jong-il: man of implausible talents

Business & Economy

Q&A: What does US credit downgrade mean?

The drop from AAA to AA+ has left Americans, and the world, wondering why.

Q&A: What does US credit downgrade mean?

Politics

Profile: Gilad Shalit

After five years of negotiations, Israel has agreed to exchange 1,027 Palestinian prisoners for the captured soldier.

Profile: Gilad Shalit

Europe

Silvio Berlusconi's legacy of controversy

Colourful and outspoken Italian leader earned notoriety for a slew of embarrassing remarks, pranks and gaffes.

Silvio Berlusconi's legacy of controversy

US & Canada

Eccentricities of an enigmatic Gaddafi

From a fear of heights to a penchant for female bodyguards, Libya's ex-ruler displayed fascinating traits.

Eccentricities of an enigmatic Gaddafi