The Asian financial crisis of 1997/98 was the largest global financial crisis since the 1930s and follows Asia's decoupling from the "West" model. Today, the geopolitical consequences of this alienation are being felt more than ever.
Once upon a time there was a country, a gigantic confederation of states, one of the largest dominion in history.
Follow a formerly imprisoned and officially exonerated alleged al-Qaeda terrorist on his search for his torturers. He wants to take revenge - by forgiving.
They say money rules the world. No one has more money than US financial investor BlackRock.
The most important pillar of democracy is under attack: civil society.
The most powerful woman in the world is stepping down - after 16 years. What is her legacy?