Libyan Lament — In the besieged town of Bin Jawad, Abigail Hauslohner meets rebel fighters dismayed by the absence of allied planes. “Sarkozy betrayed us,” one says. “There are no planes,” says another.
Cricket’s Biggest Game — In an op-ed for the New York Times, Aakanksha Pande previews today’s India vs. Pakistan semi-final; Salil Tripathi mulls what is — and isn’t — at stake; Omar Waraich takes on the match’s diplomatic dimensions.
Power Politics — The New York Times profiles Samantha Power, academic, author and, according to one observer, “the foremost voice for human rights within the White House.” Read Power’s writing for TIME, here.
Pakistan’s Secret War —Declan Walsh reports from Balochistan, where mutilated corpses are routinely turning up in parks and orchards — and few seem to care.