Introducing

Lisbon’s thriving indie scene – the music venues and hangouts that make the city what it is

After years taking a backseat to traditional Fado and big festivals, Lisbon’s once-thriving local indie-alternative music scene has seen a resurgence driven by a new generation...

Introducing: Rubén Farzati

The first time I met Rubén was at a random bar in Berlin, when I was at a bar-crawl on a "boring" Tuesday with a good friend of mine. He was bartending, and actually just called...

The Downing of the Drones by Noel Maurice out today

Caught between the US drone attacks and the Taliban, a brother and sister set out on the refugee trail for Europe, fleeing their Afghan mountain village for a new life. Meanwhile a UK detective with secrets and a background in undercover work arrives in Berlin to help stem the wave of Islamist terror attacks that is spreading relentlessly across Europe. In the US, the CIA are coming to terms with the fact that their military drones are being hacked and brought down one by one, and that they are helpless to stop it. When ISIS are thrown into the mix, allies become enemies and enemies allies, until things come to a head on the streets of Berlin.

The Downing of the Drones by Noel Maurice out today

The Downing of the Drones by Noel Maurice out today

Caught between the US drone attacks and the Taliban, a brother and sister set out on the refugee trail for Europe, fleeing their Afghan mountain village for a new life. Meanwhile a UK detective with secrets and a background in undercover work arrives in Berlin to help stem the wave of Islamist terror attacks that is spreading relentlessly across Europe. In the US, the CIA are coming to terms with the fact that their military drones are being hacked and brought down one by one, and that they are helpless to stop it. When ISIS are thrown into the mix, allies become enemies and enemies allies, until things come to a head on the streets of Berlin.

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