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Aug 14, 2018
by Magnum Photographers
Novelist Sir VS Naipaul, who won the Nobel Prize in literature in 2001, has died aged 85, Sir Vidia, who was born in rural Trinidad in 1932, wrote more than 30 books including A Bend in the River and his masterpiece, A House for Mr Biswas.

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Aug 7, 2018
by Moises Saman
The Yazidi people of northwest Iraq had been targeted by ISIL during the latter’s invasion in 2014. Fleeing their homes, they found sheltered atop Mount Sinjar the the surrounding hills.

Liberated from ISIL two years ago, the town of Sinjar remains in ruins with few residents having returned. Due to the lack of infrastructure in their former towns as well as fields of uncleared landmines, 13,000... More...
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Aug 7, 2018
by Magnum Photographers
Famed chef Joel Robuchon has died at age 73. Robuchon started as a chef in 1970 at the Hotel Concorde Lafayette in Paris. He obtained his two first Michelin stars in 1978. Robuchon's restaurant, Jasmin, got three Michelin stars in 1984 and he was named "Chef of the Century" by the Gault & Millau - Michelin's rival guide - in 1990. Despite this success, he retired from high gastronomy in 1996.

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Featured Essays
Aug 7, 2018
by Carolyn Drake
Though active for the past 50 years, artist Mary Corse is now being popularly recognized as a key contributor to the Light and Space movement. In 2018, Corse’s work is being exhibited at Dia:Beacon, London’s Lisson Gallery, and her survey show will open at the Whitney Museum in June.
Carolyn Drake photographed Corse at her hilltop studio outside of Los Angeles.

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Aug 7, 2018
by Sohrab Hura
Infosys is an information technology corporation that offers consulting, IT, and outsourcing services around the world. With a market value of $37.32 billion and more than 200,000 employees, it’s India’s second largest IT company. Founded in 1981 and based in Bangalore, Infosys has a large operations in India, the US, China, Australia, Japan, the Middle East, and Europe.

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Jul 31, 2018
by Susan Meiselas
On April 18, mass demonstrations broke out in response to proposed changes in Nicaragua's social security policies. Protestors have called for President Daniel Ortega to resign so that democratic institutions can be restored. Over 200 protestors have been killed and thousands injured due to the violent reaction from armed police and paramilitary forces associated with Ortega's regime. Multiple human... More...
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Jul 31, 2018
by Peter van Agtmael
Two Palestinian teenagers were killed on Saturday July 14th, Gaza health officials have said, in one of more than 40 air strikes carried out in Gaza by the Israeli military since Friday.
Speaking about the airstrikes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said "Israel has carried out its biggest attack against Hamas militant targets in Gaza since the war in 2014". The attacks come amid an escalation... More...
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