1. Esmail Qaani | Commander of the ‘Axis’ – profile by Stanly Johny
  2. Holding Israel accountable, writes Prabhash Ranjan
  3. Pulling Sri Lanka out of the abyss, writes Ganeshan Wignaraja
  4. Finding light in Myanmar’s darkness, writes Rajiv Bhatia
  5. Exposing India’s financial markets to the vultures, write Yılmaz Akyüz and T. Sabri Öncü