Zafar Masud

The man who wanted to be an eagle

QUESTIONED one evening late last year by a television show host what he would want to be were he given the choice of... Published Feb 07, 2016 06:49am

The spy who went out into the cold

Marcus Klingberg, at the prime of his career, remained the enigmatic spy who willingly went out into the cold. Updated Dec 27, 2015 10:29am

A discreetly ignored boycott

WHEN the funeral ceremony for the 130 Black Friday massacre victims took place at Napoleon’s tomb in Paris,... Published Dec 13, 2015 07:09am

When a man of law draws his gun

Any man of law drawing his gun would naturally bring to your mind’s eye a western from Hollywood's golden era. Updated Nov 15, 2015 11:09am

The agony and the ecstasy

Vincent Van Gogh’s 125th death anniversary was commemorated at Auberge Ravoux, the inn where he had lived the last Published Sep 13, 2015 06:52am