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    Don’t listen to Davos

    Wanda Wyporska | Updated at 12:00am on January 22, 2020

    The UK, a nation of food banks and Ferraris, ranks as the world’s sixth-richest economy. Advocates are demanding change, writes Wanda Wyporska IT’S THAT time...

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    US actions in Iraq may reshape region to its disadvantage

    Salman Rafi Sheikh | Updated at 12:00am on January 22, 2020

    EVER since Qasim Soleimani’s killing in a US drone strike in Iraq, a momentum for driving the US of the region seems to be building...

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    Britain must open a new chapter with Africa

    Tony Blair | Updated at 12:00am on January 22, 2020

    Economic growth in African countries has triggered a global race for influence. Britain cannot afford to be left behind, writes Tony Blair AFRICA is the...

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    Dhaka must double down efforts in Rohingya repatriation

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 21, 2020

    CHINA, an indispensable ally of Myanmar which, along with Russia, in December 2018 boycotted UN talks and in December 2017 opposed a UN resolution on the Rohingya issue, is reported to have reaffirmed its...

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    High Court order to attend to rape trial barriers welcome

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 21, 2020

    WOMEN’S security continues to remain a serious concern as the number of rape doubled in 2019 than it was in 2018. An Ain O Salish Kendra report says that 1,413 women were raped...

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    Trump turns MidEast into NATO’s ‘area of responsibility’

    Valery Kulikov | Updated at 12:00am on January 21, 2020

    THERE’S been no shortage of cultural and political figures over the last couple of centuries who would show interest towards the incredibly rich history of the Middle East. Essentially, this region gave birth...

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    Medvedev resigns, what’s going on?

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 21, 2020

    THERE has been a major shakeup this week in domestic Russian politics. It kicked off with president Vladimir Putin’s annual address to the federal assembly earlier this week, which usually happens in the...

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    Voice of capitalist system from Davos

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 21, 2020

    With usual high hope and promise, the Davos annual ritual is on the stage. But the promise and hope appear false. The World Economic Forum’s Switzerland meeting beginning on January 21 has become...

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    Fall of a Greek neo-Nazi party

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 20, 2020

    GOLDEN Dawn began as an ideological movement that managed throughout the years to evolve into a political movement and a political party, which successfully entered the national parliament and emerged as the...

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    Indian students stand against the far right

    Vijay Prashad | Updated at 12:00am on January 20, 2020

    WITH her head bandaged and her arm in a sling, university student Aishe Ghosh went before the cameras to say that the students of the university she attends in New Delhi would move ‘not an inch back.’ The students...

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