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Emine Saner

Emine Saner

    Mundane reality of martyrs
    Mundane reality of martyrs
    In the early hours of October?8 2013, a group of five young men headed towards their departure gate at Gatwick. From the CCTV footage, they don't...
    Does 'Gone Girl' go too far?
    Does 'Gone Girl' go too far?
    It wasn't as if the last week's think-pieces about David Fincher's new film, roughly summed up as "Is Gone Girl a feminist masterpiece or...
    Afghan woman fights out of the box
    Afghan woman fights out of the box
    If it is unusual to see a woman representing Afghanistan at the Olympic Games, her choice of sport is even more surprising. Sadaf Rahimi, the only...
    Dukan diet: Fallacy or fat-buster?
    Dukan diet: Fallacy or fat-buster?
    The first thing I notice as I step into Dr Pierre Dukan's consulting room in a beautiful old building in an expensive part of Paris is the huge...
    Have we had our fill of water?
    Have we had our fill of water?
    In the past few weeks those who visited the British Medical Journal's website might have noticed an advert for a new public health...
    Desperate times, tough measures
    Desperate times, tough measures
    Around 50 people gathered in a small conference room in a hotel in west London recently to hear two former drug addicts speak.
    Living with the fear of dying
    Living with the fear of dying
    'I was living with this constant fear that I would be dead in three months," says Mark.
    Global guide to shoe throwing
    Global guide to shoe throwing
    George W Bush was on the receiving end of the worst of all Middle Eastern insults when the now famous Iraqi journalist Muntadhar al-Zaidi threw his...