Business

The Entrepreneurs, 159

Wednesday 29 October

We navigate Istanbul's Grand Bazaar with a mobile app, talk sustainable luxury with Maria Eugenia Gijon and meet business thinker Jeff Sutherland. Plus: Indian fashion brand Bhane, the Stair-Rover team and a chat about…

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Midori House, 771

Wednesday 29 October

Jeffrey Kofman and Jim Hoare discuss the day’s top news stories, we talk transport with Tristan McAllister, look at the finances of WhatsApp with Pimm Fox and meet the new Finnish winner of the “World’s Funniest Person”.

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Culture

Monocle Presents, 8

Wednesday 29 October

Nick Luscombe’s handpicked selection of slinky sounds includes tracks from Vancouver soul singer Dawn Pemberton and video-game soul from Finland’s Ted Striker.

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The Briefing, 775

Wednesday 29 October

We ask what Iraqi Peshmerga fighters will add to the fight against Islamic State militants in Kobane, hear from Amnesty International as Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim appeals against a sodomy conviction, and we…

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Affairs / Technology

Epoch and a hard place

Wednesday 29 October

Despite man’s blink-of-an-eye time on Earth so far wreaking monumental planetary change, Monocle’s Tom Edwards remains confident that we’ll find a way to turn things around.

There’s a popular analogy that if the entire development of our planet were represented by just one day, modern man would appear only as the clock strikes midnight. Despite this tiny fragment, such has been the ascent of…

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The Globalist, 783

Wednesday 29 October

We ask whether the government of Bashar al-Assad is quietly preparing for a siege of Aleppo, hear about the upcoming meeting between Chinese and Japanese security officials, and leaf through today’s European newspapers.

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The Monocle Daily, 777

Tuesday 28 October

A look at the future of Syria’s three-million refugees, analysis of Air France-KLM’s prospects as rumours fly that the airline could soon cut 7,500 jobs, and we mark the end of the Rob Ford-era in Toronto.

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Design

Section D, 159

Tuesday 28 October

This week David Plaisant visits the Biennale Interieur in Belgium, our New York bureau chief explores the recently refurbished UN headquarters and we go to South Korea for the new-look Seoul Fashion Week.

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Midori House, 770

Tuesday 28 October

The day’s top stories, we check in with our correspondent in Copenhagen, meet Anshuman A Mondal – author of new book Islam and Controversy – and talk music with Soul Clap.

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The Briefing, 774

Tuesday 28 October

Following Isis’s defeat in the Iraqi town of Jurf al-Sakha, we round up the latest from the region. Plus we hear the Russian foreign minister’s reaction to Ukraine’s parliamentary election and review the South American…

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Design / Architecture

Brick by brick

Tuesday 28 October

Toronto bureau chief Nelly Gocheva believes that young architects in the city – across the whole country, in fact – need to emerge from the shadows of its (underrated) buildings and start building some inspiring new ones…

Towards the end of last week, the architecture world on both sides of the pond was scandalised when pictures emerged of Frank Gehry giving the finger to a reporter who dared to ask the Pritzker Prize-winning architect how…

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The Globalist, 782

Tuesday 28 October

As Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko negotiates a coalition following the weekend’s elections, what are his chances of success? Plus we profile Indonesia’s first foreign minister and assess the race to govern California…

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The Monocle Daily, 776

Monday 27 October

We analyse what Ukraine's election results indicate, look a reality show aimed to keep Nepalese politicians accountable and learn how to dress for a Victorian funeral.

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Culture

Culture, 159

Monday 27 October

As Halloween approaches we learn about all things gothic with the curator of a new exhibition at the British Library and find out about this year’s costume trends. Plus a report from the CMJ Music Marathon in New York and…

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