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    Societal gaps revealed by COVID-19

    by Beau Peters | Updated at 12:00am on September 27, 2020

    Disproportionate rates of poverty, combined with a pervasive lack of access to quality healthcare are allowing the virus to race through some minority communities like...

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    Will lockdown wipe out lifestyles built over 30 years?

    by Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on September 27, 2020

    THE ancient Indian protocol for social distancing is embedded in the lines my yoga guru, from the famous ashram in Monghyr, Bihar, taught me: ‘Chaar...

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    The Doha-Kabul journey as a road to nowhere

    by D Suba Chandran | Updated at 12:00am on September 27, 2020

    There is an element of naiveté among those who feel the Taliban will find middle ground with the Afghan government, writes D Suba Chandran FINALLY, after...

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    The US ‘war on terror’ has displaced 37m people

    by David Vine | Updated at 12:00am on September 27, 2020

    OVER the last week, considerable debate arose around a calculation I helped produce showing that the wars the US government has fought since the attacks...

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    Govt must save people from market manipulation woes

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 26, 2020

    A CONTINUED increase in prices of goods such as rice and edible oil over the past few days, in the wake of a sharp increase...

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    Overhead television, internet cable caught in ruse of city authorities

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 26, 2020

    THE drives in which the Dhaka South City Corporation now tries to pull down overhead internet and television cable has become an issue of concern...

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    Hunger will kill us before coronavirus

    by Vijay Prashad | Updated at 12:00am on September 26, 2020

    IN APRIL 2020, a month after the World Health Organisation declared the pandemic, the United Nation’s World Food Programme warned that the numbers of people...

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    NATO in danger of falling apart

    by Valery Kulikov | Updated at 12:00am on September 26, 2020

    AFTER the collapse of the Soviet Union, the objective need for NATO to exist vanished. However, instead of dissolving itself, the alliance is strenuously turning...

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