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Of royals and sentiments
How the death of Elizabeth II has affected Britain
The crowds of mourners aren’t a good guide
The Economist explains
Do Russia’s military setbacks increase the risk of nuclear conflict?
Tactical nuclear weapons are smaller, but using them would carry huge risks
The homecoming king
The world’s biggest bet on India
What Tata’s $90bn pivot to its home market says about the planet’s fifth-biggest economy
The perils of wishful thinking
To fix America’s inflation problem, the Federal Reserve must go big
The odds that a painful recession can be averted look woefully long
What is the Shanghai Co-operation Organisation?
Conflicting visions among its growing membership mean it poses little threat to the West
The monarchy’s secret weapon: insincerity
What would Walter Bagehot think?
From ayatollahs to Albania
Iran’s cyberwar goes global
Its targets include not only Israel but at least one NATO member
The complex arms race between predator and prey
A new study attempts to quantify how well disguise works in nature
Truth in 24 frames per second
Jean-Luc Godard expanded the possibilities of cinema
The auteur disregarded the conventions of film-making—with brilliantly radical results
Is this India’s moment?
Our podcast on markets, the economy and business. This week, how the country’s conglomerates are turning inwards and re-shaping India’s futu