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Dispatches

Sharing the puppy love

Lending out your dog, says Edward McBride, The Economist’s Asia editor, brings relief to you, your pooch and your furniture

The benefits of a lousy passport

Travelling on an Indian passport is a nightmare. But Leo Mirani, The Economist’s news editor, finds that it forces him to go where people are pleased to see him

Sharing the puppy love

Lending out your dog, says Edward McBride, The Economist’s Asia editor, brings relief to you, your pooch and your furniture

What life is like aboard America’s doomsday plane

It may be a cold-war relic, but the National Airborne Operations Centre, which flies the US defence secretary around the world, is still going strong. Our correspondent witnessed the extraordinary sight of a mid-air refuelling

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