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    The game’s afoot

    Ilya Matveev | Updated at 12:00am on January 26, 2020

    RECENT years have shown that the Russian authorities are most comfortable operating in the regime of ‘special operations’ — whether inside Russia or outside. Sudden tactical moves rarely form a consistent and effective....

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    India opens wounds on citizenship

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on January 26, 2020

    SINCE the word ‘partition’ has figured in the discourse on CAA, NCR, NPR the mind turns towards Maulana Azad, who was so fiercely opposed to the country’s division. By a coincidence, next month, February 22, happens to be...

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    Police excesses

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on January 26, 2020

    NO UNITED civil liberties movement exists as such in India today. But police excesses have mounted. The movement against the Citizenship Amendment Act has spread all over India. Two conspicuous...

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    Leprosy still a stigma

    Sazedul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on January 26, 2020

    WORLD Leprosy Day, observed on the last Sunday of January, was initiated in 1954 by French philanthropist and writer Raoul Follereau as a way to raise global awareness of the disease. The Switzerland-based International Federation of...

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    When will the winter come to an end?

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

    ON JANUARY 17, Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, led the Friday prayers for the first time in eight years. He mocked the ‘American clowns’ who threatened Iran and said that Iran’s response to the...

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    Myanmar should learn from ICJ orders and behave

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2020

    THE gate to justice in Myanmar’s violence against the Rohingyas in Rakhine State has just opened, with the International Court of Justice, the United Nations’...

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    Comprehensive plan, effective execution needed to save Bangladesh rivers

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2020

    THE government coming to prepare and publish a list of 49,558 grabbers of rivers across the country is a welcome first step to save the...

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    American ideals at heart of Assange extradition case

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2020

    The WikiLeaks publisher saw his free software project as a powerful tool for democracy, writes Nozomi Hayase ON JANUARY 13, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared...

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