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Global Politics

The poet of Baghdad

Nabeel Yasin is a highly-acclaimed Iraqi poet who was blacklisted in his country for refusing to write poems glorifying Saddam Hussein's regime. Now he's back in his homeland where he's running for prime minister. Jeb Sharp talks with Yasin.

Arts, Culture & Media

Books for life

We asked some prominent people to tell us about the books that have meant the most to them in their lives. Among those we hear from are opera singer Pl-cido Domingo, writer Pico Iyer, and astronaut Bill Anders.