February 20 Issue

Cover story World
In the Netherlands, euthanasia is legal, and becoming increasingly popular. Other nations may soon follow suit.
Party Time
In Focus

Party Time

The streets of Montevideo take centre stage and inhibitions are banished during the Llamadas parade, a two-day fiesta that has traditional Afro-Uruguayan roots. It is also known as The Calls, from when slaves used to shout about their plight. Members of a comparsa, a Uruguayan carnival group of drummers and dancers, kick off the festivities on Barrio Sur.
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More Russian submarines have been spotted off Sweden's coast. They won't get far on Ewa Skoog Haslum's watch.
New World
Songbirds could hold the secret to curing stutters.
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