Latest update: 01/10/2012
Aleppo souk fire: 'Syrian heritage in mourning'
The Lebanese paper L'Orient Le Jour fumes about the Aleppo souk fire, saying all sides in this "Arab Autumn" are at fault. Islamic studies expert Tariq Ramadan, meanwhile, says what's needed now for the Arab world is an "Arab Spring of ideas". Also, are you over 60? If so, you are not alone - the UN is predicting there will be one billion people aged 60 and over within the decade. That's the world press review for this Monday 1st October, 2012.