Vladimir Putin, Navalny and Thomas à Becket

Vladimir Putin, Navalny and Thomas à Becket

king shot dead years ago years

In 20 years of writing about Russia's President Vladimir Putin -- he was completely obscure before 1999 -- I have never before had reason to mention him and Saint Thomas à Becket in the same sentence. Finally, however, the time has come.Finnish Presi

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Things are warming up in Death Valley

Things are warming up in Death Valley

town valley years ago pillbox hat

The other day I was sitting in the garden fighting another losing battle with the cryptic crossword, but the afternoon heat was taking its toll -- it was the standard 34ºC -- and when several blobs of sweat landed on No.4 down, it felt prudent to adm

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