Zafar Masud

‘First Lady of the Shadows’

JOURNALIST Pauline Delassus has penned a memoir of actress Julie Gayet titled Mademoiselle. Gayet hit the headlines... Published May 15, 2016 06:57am

When taxis start costing too much

YOU have to think twice, and discreetly peep into your wallet at least once, before you hail a taxi in Paris. Given... Published Apr 17, 2016 06:48am

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