Daniel Kalder


A hit man at 13

12 January 2013 9:00 am

After a long wait in the visiting room of the maximum security wing of the ‘Gib Lewis Unit’, Rosalio Reta…


Mr Blair goes to Kazakhstan

5 November 2011 6:00 pm

Western former leaders are making themselves available to corrupt regimes for PR purposes


City of fear

25 September 2010 12:00 am

A day in Juárez – once a party town, now the murder capital of the world


The madness of Turkmenbashi

17 February 2010 12:00 am

Turkmenistan is erasing the memory of its lunatic president, who died four years ago. Daniel Kalder profiles a 21st-century despot, and the country he left behind

It’s the end of the world. Again

14 December 2009 12:00 am

The Ancient Mayan ‘long calendar’ stops in 2012, suggesting we’re all doomed. Bring it on, says Daniel Kalder — we’ve been predicting the End for three millennia: why stop now?