Outsiders

NEW DELHI | Isolated tribesmen kill American on remote Indian island

NEW DELHI  — An American adventurer who kayaked to a remote Indian island populated by a tribe known for shooting at outsiders with bows and arrows has been killed, police said Wednesday. Dependera Pathak, director-general of police on India’s Andaman and Nicobar Islands, said seven fishermen have been arrested for helping the American reach North … Continue reading NEW DELHI | Isolated tribesmen kill American on remote Indian island

BEIRUT | Outsiders in Lebanon politics make a small win look big

BEIRUT — They won just one seat in Lebanon’s 128-seat national assembly, but they celebrated like they’d won 20. A grassroots movement of activists, journalists and other political newcomers said any presence in parliament was a landmark victory for its campaign against patronage in an era when politics is run as a family business. Candidates … Continue reading BEIRUT | Outsiders in Lebanon politics make a small win look big