The best articles and blogs from the past week at Spear’s
We present the most popular articles from the Spear's website last week: Opera in Beirut, bones in Leicester, alcohol (not) in bathtubs
Could Beirut be the new Bayreuth? Lebanon’s fledgling opera scene is emerging from desperate Civil War days with the help of bold philanthropists and (sometimes) harmonious sopranos — but not everyone is singing from the same libretto.
There are too many families and friends who have gone through the distressing and divisive experience of arguing over what to do with their loved one’s remains
Without quite losing its reputation as illicit hillbilly homebrew, moonshine has led a whisky renaissance, says Amy Guttman
Getting divorced at any time is stressful and difficult, but here are five tried and tested tips to help you survive the experience
Coming less than two months after Charles Saatchi's public assault on Nigella Lawson, this latest scandal reveals a number of truths about domestic violence and the wealthy
And the best of the blogs