Affairs

The Monocle Daily, 637

Tuesday 15 April

We’re in Donetsk to discuss Ukraine’s “anti-terrorism campaign”, ask whether community service can redeem Silvio Berlusconi, and find out how university newspapers are filling in the void for local news reporting.

Global

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Design

Section D, 131

Tuesday 15 April

From the Fiera to the central design districts of Milan, Tom Morris and the team tell the story of Salone del Mobile design fair in 2014. Featuring interviews and insights from the frontline of design, Monocle 24 reports…

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Affairs

Midori House, 630

Tuesday 15 April

Why the US has denied Iran’s new ambassador to the UN a visa, we hear why South Korea’s spy agency is in the middle of a scandal, and explain why the UK is concerned about its maritime security if Scotland votes for inde…

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The Briefing, 634

Tuesday 15 April

We get the latest on the kidnap of Jordan’s ambassador to Libya in Tripoli, go live to Australia as Sydney’s second international airport gets the go ahead, and ask why an ancient dialect is being revived by the Turkish…

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Edits / Transport

Waiting for a change

Tuesday 15 April

Italy does so many things well – food, style and quality of life being just a few. But a recent trip cross-country through the nation by Monocle’s Josh Fehnert reveals its once-revered train system is no longer reliable,…

You only have to look at Italy’s car industry to know the nation’s people like to travel in style. Last week, however, I discovered that the country’s planes and trains have plenty of ground to cover before they can catch…

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The Globalist, 642

Tuesday 15 April

We survey the state of the Syrian war, discuss Joko Widodo’s “political safari”, get the business news from Shanghai, and review today’s newspapers with Peter Cardwell.

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The Monocle Daily, 636

Monday 14 April

Veteran Balkans journalist, Tim Judah, details his experiences in Horlivka, Steven Bodzin brings us the latest from the fires in Valparaiso, and author Mónica Bello discusses the finding of a Portuguese galleon off the…

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Culture

Culture, 131

Monday 14 April

We inspect the global TV industry at this year's MIPTV conference, hear how Sweden’s art scene is on the rise, and meet the new wave of playwrights bringing political theatre back to Chile. Plus, the verdict on the Sydney…

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Affairs

Midori House, 629

Monday 14 April

The latest from Ukraine, we find out who is leading in the Afghan presidential race, and we ask whether the Republican party is racist? Plus, we get the headlines from Belgrade and tell you which exhibitions are making…

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Edits / Monocle

Issue Promo 73

April 2014

Among the stories in issue 73 of Monocle magazine we check out some sharp residences, a handsome architectural classic, a neighbourhood on the rise and also the buyers who get the goods – as part of our design special.

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Affairs

The Briefing, 633

Monday 14 April

We measure tension in Ukraine as a deadline for pro-Russian forces to leave their positions in the east of the country passes, we also assess the implications of the resignation of Libya’s prime minister, and head to Bol…

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Culture / Design

The best and worst of design

Monday 14 April

Salone del Mobile in Milan may be known as the world’s greatest design fair but there’s room for improvement, says Aled John.

Another year another design show, another negroni, another stiff espresso the morning after. Salone del Mobile is the world’s greatest design fair – at least in the number of exhibitors, attendees and land mass covered.…

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