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No. 171, October 2014
Music:
Cecilia Bartoli: St Petersburg new!
Politics: Ashraf Ghani thanks Nato
new!

170, September 2014
Music: Smokey Robinson
Politics: Abe presents a new cabinet in Japan,
The West must take into account Putin's interests

169, August 2014
Film:
Lauren Bacall
Music:
Nicola Benedetti
Politics: Emmanuel Macron the new French minister of the economy,
Nuri al-Maliki will not leave the office of prime minister of Iraq without a decision from the federal court, Erdogan wants a constitution with more power for the president, Narendra Modi and India's economy

168, July 2014
Politics:
Israel's war against Hamas, Lieberman dismantles the Likud-Beitenu faction with Netanyahu

167, June 2014
Politics: Obama's failed Syria policy,
Obama's failed Iraq policy, Al Sisi moves Egypt in the wrong direction, Putin implicitly recognizes Poroshenko, Petro Poroshenko, The new Palestinian government

166, May 2014
Politics: The Thai military coup,
The military takes over Thailand, Thailand's National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) indicted Yingluck Shinawatra over her populist rice subsidy program, Thailand's Constitutional Court ousts Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra

165, April 2014
Politics:
Erdogan wants to stay in power

164, March 2014
Politics:
The Crimea becomes Russian, Putin wants the Crimea

163, February 2014
Politics: Renzi will govern Italy as prime minister

162, January 2014
Travel, Warsaw:
Polonia Palace Hotel
Lifestyle, Paris: 
Laurent André, executive chef

161, December 2013
Lifestyle:
Restaurant La Bauhinia in Paris
Travel:
Shangri-La hotel Paris

160, November 2013
Travel:
Visiting Madeira
Music, jazz:
Cedric Caillaud

159, October 2013
Politics:
The US spied on Merkel since 2002. Obama knew since 2010 and lied about it to the German Chancellor, The House raises the debt ceiling and ends the government shutdown, The US have reached their debt ceiling again, Letta wins vote of confidence in Italy

158, September 2013
Politics: Revolt by Berlusconi ministers, Italian government breakup,
Angela Merkel and her difficult coalition talks, Angela Merkel and her difficult coalition talks, Prime Minister Tony Abbott, Adly Mansour interview
Travel:
Kipling Hotel Paris

157, August 2013
Politics:
Is al-Sisi Egypt's new dictator?
Art:
Koloman Moser at Neue Galerie in New York, Lewis Hine at Fotomuseum Winterthur, Margaret Bourke-White at Kunstfoyer in Munich
Travel:
InterContinental Warsaw, Kempinski Vilnius, Stikliai Hotel Vilnius

156, July 2013
Travel:
Hotel Bayerischer Hof, Munich
Lifestyle: Chef Steffen Mezger
Politics:
Hazem Al Beblawi appointed new Prime Minister in Egypt, The Muslim Brotherhood is calling for an uprising, Egypt in search of a new prime minister: Siad Bahaa al-Din as the new, hot favorite

155, June 2013
Travel:
Warsaw Marriott
Lifestyle:
Grzegorz Golen
Politics: The new Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah
Travel:
Hotel Louisa's Place in Berlin

154, May 2013
Politics:
Nawaz Sharif is back, The economic outlook for Greece

153, April 2013
Politics: The new Italian government headed by Enrico Letta, Napolitano reelected - Romano Prodi not elected president of Italy, No peace with this Israeli cabinet

152, March 2013
Politics: The new Israeli coalition government,
The financial gridlock in the US
History:
A History of the Baltic States by Andres Kasekamp

151, February 2013
Politics: Beppe Grillo unites one quarter of all Italian voters, Bersani wins only the Chamber of Deputies
Lifestyle:
Dominique Ferchaud
Travel, Egypt:
Mövenpick Cairo Pyramids

150, January 2013
Politics:
Yair Lapid and Yesh Atid, The Portuguese reforms
Travel: Florence Hotel Lungarno & Gallery Art Hotel, Madeira
Quinta da Bela Vista

149, December 2012
Politics: Monti ready to lead again, Bersani tells Monti to stay out of the race, Morsi wants to hold referendum, The never-ending Egyptian revolution

148, November 2012
Politics: Morsi and his plans for Egypt,
Obama re-elected, Monti's reforms

147, October 2012
Politics: Third presidential debate,
The second presidential debate between Obama and Romney, The vice-presidential debate, Mitt Romney's Virginia foreign policy speech, The first presidential debate between Romney and Obama
Travel, Madeira:
Pestana Grand Hotel
Music, jazz:
Graham Dechter

146, September 2012
Politics: Banerjee left the UPA government in India, Indian coalition breakup,
Romney sinks himself, Obama's economic numbers are weak and bleak, Full transcript of Obama's convention speech, Full transcript of Bill Clinton's convention speech, Michelle Obama's convention speech

15, August 2012
Politics: Full text of Mitt Romney's RNC speech,
Full transcript of Marco Rubio's RNC speech, Full transcript of Clint Eastwood's RNC speech, Full text of Condoleezza Rice's RNC speech, Full text of Paul Ryan's RNC speech, Full text of Chris Christie's RNC speech, Full text of Ann Romney's RNC speech, The new Egyptian government

144, July 2012
Politics: Kadima will leave the coalition, Morsi was the better choice

143, June 2012
Travel, Egypt:
The Winter Palace in Luxor, Jolie Ville Luxor, Hotel Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah

142, Mai 2012
Politics: The United States on the way to more economic and financial realism?
New Israeli coalition will continue settlement policy, Greece is heading towards new elections, French president Hollande with no credible plan
Travel, Egypt:
Hotel Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan

141, April 2012
Travel, Cairo:
InterContinental Cairo Semiramis
Travel, Madeira:
The Cliff Bay, Pestana Carlton Madeira, Hotel The Vine, Quinta do Monte, Quinta da Casa Branca, Casa Velha, Quinta Perestrello
Politics:
Romney wins five primaries, Romney is focusing on Obama, Khairat Al-Shater is the presidential candidate of the Muslim Brotherhood
Lifestyle, Madeira:
Chef Benoît Sinthon, Chef Thomas Faudry

140, March 2012
Lifestyle:
2012 Madeira Cocktail Competition, Massimiliano Blasone at Apsley restaurant London, Ahmad Shirali Shuib at Suka Restaurant London, Theo Randall at the InterContinental London Park Lane
Travel, Madeira: Quinta do Estreito

Travel, London:
Sanderson hotel London, InterContinental London Park Lane
Travel, Hamburg: Hotel Louis C. Jacob,
Fairmont Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten
Politics:
Santorum wins Louisiana and will fight on, After Illinois the GOP should unite behind Romney, Romney is the Puerto Rico takes-it-all winner, Mixed results for Romney in Alabama, American Samoa, Hawaii and Mississippi, Rick Santorum will never become president, Super Tuesday results, BJP and Congress lose in the Uttar Pradesh elections - The regional Samajwadi Party is the clear winner, Romney wins Washington state, Romney wins Arizona and Michigan
History:
Alistair Darling: Back from the Brink

139, February 2012
Travel:
The Lanesborough, Hotel Sacher Vienna, Bairro Alto Hotel Lisbon, Mövenpick Hotel Cairo-Media City, Mövenpick Resort Aswan, InterContinental Vienna, Westin Europa & Regina Venice
Politics: The new deal between Fatah and Hamas
, Romney wins Maine, Santorum wins Colorado, GOP Minnesota caucuses, GOP Missouri Caucuses, Romney wins Nevada, Florida primary results

138, January 2012
Politics: Obama's State of the Union Address,
South Carolina primary, Perry endorses Gingrich, Huntsman endorses Romney, Why President Obama has failed, Romney wins in New Hampshire, Romney after Iowa, Ma wins in Taiwan

137, December 2011
Politics:
Peru’s new cabinet
Lifestyle:
Chef Erich Cochlar in Vienna

136, November 2011
Politics: The new Greek government,
Berlusconi loses power, Papandreou wins confidence vote, Greece is bankrupt

135, October 2011
Politics:
Berlusconi wins vote of confidence, Netanyahu is an obstacle to peace

134, September 2011
Politics:
Abbas' UN speech, Japan's new prime minister Yoshihiko Noda

133, August 2011
Politics:
US budget deficit, US debt future remains unclear, US debt compromise

132, July 2011
Politics:
US debt talks, Euro summit rescue deal full text, The Italian debt crisis is far from over, The Italian budget vote, Yingluck Shinawatra wins absolute majority, The move towards new elections by Fatah and Hamas

131, June 2011
Travel, Rome:
Portrait Suites by the Ferragamo family
Politics:
Erdogan re-elected
Music:
Nardis jazz club Istanbul
Art: Ai Weiwei: Interlacing


130, May 2011

Politics:
Netanyahu's speech to Congress, Transcript of Obama's Middle East Speech, Another attempted rape affair by Strauss-Kahn
 
129, April 2011
Politics:
Marine Le Pen

128, March 2011
Politics:
Irish coalition

127, February 2011
Politics: Mubarak has stepped down
, The power of Fini is erording
Travel, Madeira:
Reid's Palace

126, January 2011
Politics:
Torture and protests in Egypt, The debt crisis in the United States
Travel: Quinta das Vistas, Madeira, Quinta Jardins do Lago, Madeira, Dukes Hotel London, The Egerton House Hotel London

Lifestyle:
Chris King at the Langham hotel restaurant Roux at the Landau in London

125, December 2010
Politics:
Berlusconi survives again, The Irish parliament approves the budget

124, November 2010
Politics:
U.S. midterm elections

123, October 2010
Travel: Pestana Palace, Lisbon

Politics:
Latvian parliamentary election, Netanyahu and the Israeli settlements

122, September 2010
Politics: Berlusconi survives vote of confidence in Italy,
Obama under pressure, Kan survives challenge by Ozawa

121, August 2010
Politics: Berlusconi's government

Music:
Ray Brown
Art:
Pakistani photography, Yves Klein

120, July 2010
Politics:
President Komorowski of Poland

119, June 2010
Politics:
King Bhumibol and the unrest in Thailand

118, May 2010
Politics: UK general election


117, April 2010
Politics:
Obama's second year

116, March 2010
Politics: David Cameron


115, February 2010
Music:
Cecilia Bartoli

114, January 2010
Politics:
Middle East negotiations
Lifestyle:
Aromatherapy Associates
Film: Jezebel


113, December 2009
Politics:
Karzai interview, Obama's new Afghan strategy

112, November 2009
Politics:
Health care reform passes the House, Afghan presidential election

111, October 2009
Politics:
German elections

110, September 2009
Politics:
The 2009 Japanese election

109, August 2009
Art:
Alberto Giacometti

108, July 2009
Politics:
Iran after the presidential election

107, June 2009
Music: Harry Sweets Edison

Politics:
Obama's foreign policy, Obama's Cairo speech 2009

106, April 2009
Politics:
Netanyahu's cabinet

105, March 2009
Travel, London:
Brown's Hotel

104, February 2009
Politics: Obama - Not so wonderful after all, The Israeli election 2009


103, January 2009
Travel:
Hotel Danieli Venice, The Mena House in Giza
Politics:
Obama's cabinet

102, December 2008
Politics:
Israel's war against Hamas

101, November 2008
Politics:
President Obama

100, October 2008
Politics: Third presidential debate
Second presidential debate, McCain Obama endgame, Bailout plan passes the House, Biden - Palin debate, Bailout bill passes Senate
Travel: St. Regis Grand Hotel Rome

99, September 2008
Politics:
First presidential debate McCain-Obama, Mortgage crisis, Financial crisis, McCain's speech on financial markets, Palin vs Obama, Bush Doctrine, Lipstick and an interview, McCain's Convention speech, Palin's Convention speech, The Palin pregnancy

98, August 2008
Art:
Kirchner and the Berlin Street
Politics:
Sarah Palin, Obama's Denver speech, War in Georgia, Obama, free trade, race and vanity

97, July 2008
Politics: Barack Obama's move to the center

96, June 2008
Politics: Hillary Clinton concedes, Obama is the Democratic presidential nominee
, Obama's Democratic nomination victory speech, Hillary Clinton's speech, McCain's speech of June 3, After the Puerto Rico primary

95, May 2008
Politics:
Kentucky and Oregon, Obama backed by Edwards, Indiana and North Carolina, Wright and Obama

94, April 2008
Politics:
Clinton wins Pennsylvania, Berlusconi wins, Clinton and Obama

93, March 2008
Politics: Texas and Ohio primaries


No. 92, February 2008
Politics:
Romney endorses McCain, Super Tuesday
Travel, Belgium, Knokke: Manoir du Dragon

No. 91, January 2008
Politics: Edwards and Giuliani drop out,
McCain wins Florida, Obama wins South Carolina, South Carolina primary, Michigan primary, New Hampshire primary, Iowa Caucus

No. 90, December 2007
Politics: Benazir Bhutto killed
, Swiss elections

No. 89, November 2007
Travel:
Hotel Verhaegen, Hotel Walburg
Art: Indian Temple Sculpture


No. 88, October 2007
Politics: Brzezinski: Second Chance

No. 87, September 2007
Politics:
Shinzo Abe resigned, Early elections in Poland

No. 86, August 2007
Politics: Early Palestinian elections

85, July 2007
Politics: Japanese Upper House election


No. 84, June 2007
Politics:
Cabinet Gordon Brown, Abbas - Olmert summit, French parliamentary election, Royal - Hollande breakup, Civil War in Palestine
Travel:
Hotel Eden, Rome
Lifestyle: La Terrazza dell'Eden


No. 83, May 2007
Politics: Sarkozy President
, Debate Royal - Sarkozy, Nicolas Sarkozy 2007
Travel: Hotel Capo d'Africa, Rome


No. 82, April 2007
Politics: French presidential election, The Second Cabinet Haniyeh

No. 81, March 2007
Lifestyle: Restaurant Relais Picasso Rome
Travel:
Hotel Raphael Rome
Arts: Biedermeier
Politics:
Government Prodi wins vote of confidence

No. 80, February 2007
Politics:
Foreign aid and poverty
Travel:
The Three Sisters Hotel in Tallinn, The history of the InterContinental Hotels Group

No. 79, January 2007
Politics: Bush's Iraq strategy 2007

Art: Chola Sacred Bronzes of Southern India
Music: Kristine Opolais
Lifystyle:
Origins A Perfect World White Tea skin care

No. 78, December 2006
Travel:
Hotel Kämp

No. 77, November 2006
Politics:
Mid-term elections 2006
Travel: Hotel St Petersbourg Tallinn

No. 76, October 2006
Politics:
UN Resolution 1718, The German grand coalition has come to a standstill

No. 75, September 2006
Music: Shyam Sundar Goswami, The Lives & Times of the Great Composers
new!
Lifestyle:
White Tea

4, August 2006
Film: Syriana
Art:
Kandinsky: The Path to Abstraction
Politics:
Israel's war in Lebanon in 2006
Music:
Robbie Williams, Andrejs Zagars

No. 73, July 2006
Art: Klee and America
Music:
Andris Nelsons

No. 72, June 2006
Politics:
The Peruvian presidential election 2006
Music: The Latvian National Opera LNO


No. 71, May 2006
Politics: The Italian general election 2006
Travel: Grand Hotel Vesuvio, Naples
Lifestyle: Restaurant La Rôtisserie Warsaw

No. 70, April 2006
Politics: Israel and Palestine after the elections 2006

No. 69, March 2006
Art: Pompeii

No. 68, February 2006
Art: Qing Art - China: The Three Emperors
Travel, Rome: Visconti Palace Hotel, Hotel Lord Byron

No. 67, January 2006
Politics: The Latvian banking system, Russia's authoritarian regime 2006
Film: Mr. Skeffington

No. 66, December 2005
Lifestyle, Riga: How to lose 4 kg in 4 days, Restaurant Talavera
Travel, Riga: Radisson SAS Daugava Hotel

No. 65, November 2005
Lifestyle: Dominican Restaurant at the Hilton Budapest
Film: Monster's Ball
Music: Ravi Shankar
Art: Edgar Degas

No. 64, October 2005
Music: Indian classical music
Travel, London: The Milestone

No. 63, September 2005
Film: Cinderella Man
History: Wall Street

No. 62, July 2005
Music: Krisztina Wajsza new!
Politics: Interview with president Vike-Freiberga new!
History: Latvia under Soviet and Nazi occupations new!

No. 61, June 2005
Art: Arts and Crafts at the V&A

No. 60, May 2005
Politics: 2005 UK general election
Music: Jimmy Woode

No. 59, April 2005
Politics: The Bush presidency 2005

No. 58, March 2005
Travel, Washington D.C.: Willard InterContinental
Art: Antoni Gaudi

No. 57, February 2005
Politics: President Bush's State of the Union Address 2005
Travel: Murphy's laws

No. 56, January 2005
Travel, Zurich: ALDEN Hotel Splügenschloss
Art: Walker Evans: The Hungry Eye

No. 55, December 2004
Music: Carlos Kleiber
Art: The Olmecs
Lifestyle: Jo Malone
Film: De-Lovely

No. 54, November 2004
Politics: Kerry for president?, Bush for president?

No. 53, October 2004
Travel, Berlin: Hotel Brandenburger Hof
Lifestyle: Restaurant Quadriga Berlin

No. 52, September 2004
Travel, Brienz, Switzerland: Grandhotel Giessbach
Travel, London: Claridge's + part 2

No. 51, August 2004
Politics: Biography of Martin Wolf, Martin Wolf: Why Globalization Works
Lifestyle: Mariage Frères tea company

No. 50, July 2004
Politics: Torture in Iraq
Art: Andy Warhol Self-Portraits, August Sander

No. 49, June 2004
Travel, London: Swissôtel The Howard
Lifestyle: JAAN restaurant London, Afternoon Tea
 
No. 48, May 2004
Art: Dieter Roth
Travel, London: The Ritz London
Politics: President Bush's foreign policy
 
No. 47, April 2004
Travel: Hotel dei Mellini  
Politics: The Madrid terror attacks, The Spanish election 2004
Music: Diana Krall: The Girl in the Other Room
Lifestyle: Penhaligon's perfumesRestaurant Bombay Copenhagen, SALT restaurant Copenhagen
 
No. 46, March 2004
Lifestyle: The Ritz Restaurant London, Floris perfumes London
Art: Eltham Palace
 
No. 45, February 2004
Travel: Abbey Court Hotel London, Eleven Cadogan Gardens Hotel London, The Langham London
Lifestyle: Restaurant The Quilon London

No. 44, January 2004
Travel: Westin Paris
Music: Al Green

No. 43, December 2003
Travel: Hotel Beau-Rivage  
History: Fête de l'Escalade
Film: Intolerable Cruelty

No. 42, November 2003
Travel: History of Spain's HUSA hotel group, part 2

No. 41, October 2003
Art: Brice Marden

No. 40, September 2003
Art: Chola bronzes
History: Chola empire, National Geographic Maps Collection

No. 39, August 2003
Travel: Madrid sightseeing guide, Hotel Hesperia Madrid, Hotel Wellington Madrid, Hotel HUSA Princesa, history of the HUSA group, Hotel Ritz Madrid
Lifestyle: Goya Restaurant in Madrid, Malvasía Restaurant, Restaurant Goizeko-Wellington Madrid
 

No. 38, July 2003
Politics: Silvio Berlusconi and his cabinet

No. 37, June 2003
Politics: Israel after the 2003-election, The Middle East roadmap (document)
 
No. 36, May 2003
Art: New York Capital of Photography

No 35, April 2003
Music: Lynne Arriale's album Arise
 
No 34, March 2003
Politics: US foreign policy on Iraq, US foreign policy on Iraq part 2, European foreign policy on Iraq
Music: Norah Jones, Barenboim biography Part 4: 1955-56 & Artur Rubinstein
Film: Birthday Girl, The Hours
 
No. 33, January 2003
Music: Daniel Barenboim biography Part 1, Part 2: 1948-53, Part 3: 1954-55
History: The history of cartography
 
No. 32, December 2002
Film: Sunset Boulevard
 
No. 31, November 2002
Politics: Sharon in a dead end street
Art/History: Bankes in Egpyt and Nubia
 
No. 30, October 2002
History/Lifestyle: The history of the ballpoint pen
Art: Berenice Abbott
 
No. 29, September 2002
History: The story of Erno Laszlo
Film: A Beautiful Mind, Pantaleón y las visitadoras
Music: Bounce, Interview with Bon Jovi
 
No. 28, August 2002
Travel: History of the city of Lucerne
Film: Biography and filmography of Robert Altman, Gosford Park by Robert Altman, Hable con ella - Talk To Her by Pedro Almodóvar
Music: Elvis Presley - The King's alive!
 
No. 27, June 2002
Art: Art 33 Basel - the world's leading fair for modern and contemporary art
 
No. 26, April 2002
Politics & economics: Against the Third Way: the liberal case for economic globalisation by Razeen Sally
Art: Ming Ceramics in The British Museum, Gerhard Richter at the Museum of Modern Art
 
No. 25, March 2002
Politics & economics: The Euro - success and its significance by Harriet Matejka
Film: Mulholland Drive by David Lynch with Naomi Watts
 
No. 24, February 2002
Art: William Eggleston - the exhibition at the Fondation Cartier in Paris
 
No. 23, January 2002
Film: Nicole Kidman - biography and filmography, The Others - a film starring Nicole Kidman
 
No. 22, December 2001
Music: Jim Hall & Basses, SuperBass 2 with Ray Brown, John Clayton and Christian McBride
 
No. 21, November 2001
Music: The Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Art: Impressionist & other still life paintings at the Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C. and at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston in 2002
 
No. 20, October 2001
Politics: Osama bin Laden - a biography of the man supposed to be the financier and instigator behind the terror attacks against the United States
Film/DVD: Moulin Rouge by Baz Luhrmann with Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor
 
No. 19, September 2001
Art: Two Golden Ages - Masterpieces of Dutch and Danish Painting in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
Music: Diana Krall - The Look of Love
Film/DVD: Spike Lee's Summer of Sam with John Leguizamo and Mira Sorvino
 
No. 18, August 2001
Politics: Junichiro Koizumi and Japan's future: biography of the Prime Minister, election results and information on cabinet members
Art: Canaletto - the exhibition "An Imaginary Venice" at the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza in Madrid
Film: Bridget Jones's Diary - the film based on Helen Fielding's novel with Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant and Colin Firth
 
No. 17, July 2001
Politics: Alejandro Toledo and his new Peruvian cabinet
Travel: New York City - a brief history, online hotel reservation, city guides and books
Music: Dave Brubeck - biography, CDs and concert review, Lisa Ekdahl and her bossa nova
Film: Jurassic Park
 
No. 16, June 2001
Politics: The Inside Story of New Labour, Tony Blair election 2001
Art: Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851)
Music: Murray Perahia in concert
Film: Angelina Jolie as Lara Croft in Tomb Raider
 
No. 15, March 2001
Art: The Annie Leibovitz and Susan Sontag exhibition "Women" at the Miami Art Museum, later on display in San Francisco and Seattle
Music: The Tiny Bell Trio in concert
Film: Julia Roberts, In memoriam of William Hanna: Tom and Jerry
 
No. 14, February 2001
Politics: Ariel Sharon, Ehud Barak, Yasser Arafat, Shimon Peres
Art: Balthus - in memoriam, The Yves Tanguy retrospective in Stuttgart
History: The story of Klezmer
Music: Jane Monheit in concert, Ken Burns' Jazz, Jimmy Smith, Paul Simon, Van Morrison, Martha Argerich in concert, Shostakovich's memoirs & CD by the Emerson String Quartet, U2, Lenny Kravitz, The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra in concert
Film: Cary Grant
 
No. 13, January 2001
Politics: The landslide victory by Thaksin and his Thai Rak Thai Party in Thailand
History: The Etruscan Civilization
Exhibition: Edward Steichen at the Whitney Museum of American Art
Art: The Barnes Foundation
Music: The 100th anniversary of Giuseppe Verdi's death, The Nicholas Payton Quintet in concert, Sade
Film: Alfred Hitchcock at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
 
No. 12, December 2000
Politics: George W. Bush, Al Gore concedes, Colin Powell statement
History: Ian Kershaw's Hitler, Michael Burleigh's The Third Reich, Columbia Chronologies of Asian History and Culture
Exhibitions: Pop Art, Andy Warhol's Series and Singles, Roy Lichtenstein, 19th century American landscape painting, Vincent Van Gogh, Black Photographers
Music: Lynne Arriale in concert, Brad Mehldau in concert, Mikhail Pletnev in concert, The Beatles Film: James Bond, Sean Connery
 
No. 11, November 2000
Politics: The US elections, Montesinos, Fujimori, Toledo and Peru's future
History: Modern Chinese history
Exhibitions: Gustav Klimt, Impressionist and Modern Masterworks
Music: James Brown in concert, Dave Douglas in concert, Claudia Acuña in concert, Valery Gergiev
Film: Ghost Dog on DVD
 
No. 10, October 2000
Politics: Bush vs. Gore, 10 years of  German reunification
History: The White House Staff
Exhibitions: Leonardo da Vinci
Art books: Fiction Reconstructed
Music: Madonna: Music, Wynton Marsalis Septet, Clifford Brown biography, classical music CDs
Film: The Insider, The Sixth Sense
 
No. 9, September 2000
Politics: Al Gore, The Indonesian crisis
History: Indonesia since c. 1300
Exhibitions: Picasso's sculptures
Concerts: International Music Festival Lucerne, Verbier Festival & Academy, Diana Krall
Film: Kubrick's 2001, Quentin Tarantino
 
No. 8, July 2000
Politics: The elections in Mexico, The elections in Japan 
History: The Japanese culture of reforms 
Exhibitions: Vincent Van Gogh, Antoni Tàpies, Ben Shahn, Walker Evans 
Concerts: Pat Mehteny/Charlie Haden, Montreux Jazz Festival
CDs: John Coltrane, Joao Gilberto, B.B.King/Eric Clapton, Tom Jones, Eminem
Film/DVD: Das Boot, Lone Star
 
No. 7, June 2000
Politics: Alberto Fujimori and Peru
History: Merida: American Capital of Culture, Motown and the cultural politics of Detroit, The Bach-biography by Christoph Wolff, The Bach-biography by Malcolm Boyd
Exhibitions: Franz Marc, Art Nouveau
Music: Dave Douglas, Oscar Peterson, Caetano Veloso, Mischa Maisky, Evgeny Kissin, Ute Lemper, Ray Charles, George Benson, Toni Braxton, Randy Crawford
Film/DVD: Russell Crowe, Gladiator, Mickey Blue Eyes
 
No. 6, May 2000
Politics: Italy's new Prime Minster, Italy's governments since WWII, Germany and its new CDU
History: The history of Sculpture 1900-1945, The history of Sculpture since 1945
Exhibitions: The Glory of the Golden Age, Honoré Daumier, Art in Central Europe
Concerts: Al Jarreau, Bobby McFerrin
CDs: Platin 8, Pete Townshend, Chic, Vivaldi's Concerti della Natura
DVDs: Rebel Without A Cause, White Mischief, The Osterman Weekend, Extreme Measures
 
No. 5, April 2000
Politics: Taiwan, Jiang Zemin, Putin's Russia, Spain 
History: Contemporary Taiwan, Post Mao Reforms, History of China, Imperial China 
Exhibitions: Pharaohs, Kandinsky, Warhol 
Books: Art in China, The Peninsula Hotel (Hong Kong) 
Books on Jazz: Berendt, Giddins, Feather 
Concerts: Vengerov, Kocsis, Bebop Legends 
CDs: Kenny Barron, J.J. Johnson, Pat Metheny, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Astor Piazzolla, Stevie Wonder, The Million Dollar Hotel, Poncho Sanchez, Tracy Chapman, Mitsuko Uchida, Sarah Chang, Alfred Brendel & Alban Berg Quartet
Film/DVD: Stanley Kubrick, Wild Wild West, Rush Hour, Hard Boiled
 
No. 4, March 2000
Politics: No interview with Heide Schmidt
History: Ukraine in the World, Ukraine between Russia and the West
Art: Paul Cézanne, Manhattan Skyscrapers
Music: Daniel Barenboim, Maurizio Pollini, Ivo Pogorelich, Brad Mehldau Trio, Dave Holland & Jim Hall, The Cure, AC/DC, Oscar D'Leon, Concerto Köln
Film/DVD: Richard III, Crash, Smoke, Falling Down
 
No. 3, February 2000
Politics: Germany in crisis, Austria in search of a new government
History: Dean Acheson. The biography by James Chace, America in Depression and War, The First World War in British perspective
Exhibition: Japanese photography
DVDs: Casablanca, Gettysburg, Ronin
Music: Shannon Curfman, Tina Turner, Sibelius CDs
 
No. 2, January 2000
Politics: Cosmopolis exclusive interview with the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross, Cornelio Sommaruga, Boris Yeltsin, Vladimir Putin and Russia 
History: Lilia Shevtsova: Yeltsin's Russia, Henri & Pierre Matisse, Quotations
Music: Dizzy Gillespie, Carlos Santana
Film/DVDs: Mira Sorvino: biography; movies: Mighty Aphrodite, The Replacement Killers, At First Sight, Summer of Sam, L. A. Confidential, The Bonfire of the Vanities
 
No. 1, December 1999
Politics: Malaysia: Mahathir and the National Front have won another two-thirds majority, Indonesia after the elections, India after the elections
History: Japanese history (Gary D. Allinson; Karel van Wolferen)
Concerts: Anne-Sophie Mutter and Krzysztof Penderecki (biographies, CDs, concert in Montreux together with André Previn and the Curtis Symphony Orchestra), Candy Dulfer & Funky Stuff (biography, CDs, concert review)
Classic CDs: Great Pianists, Stravinsky, Bruckner
New jazz CDs: Yoshiko Kishino
Pop CDs: David Bowie (The Rise And Fall of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars; hours ...), The Corrs, Mint Condition, new pop CDs (Enrique Iglesias, Prince, Jacques Brel, Led Zeppelin, The Bloodhound Gang)
DVD: You've got m@il
 
No. zero, October 25, 1999
Film: Stanley Kubrick, The Blair Witch Project
Art: Weegee,
Tom Wolfe: A Man in Full, The Bonfire of The Vanities
Music: Sting + Brand New Day

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