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    Restoration of political sanity in Sri Lanka

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 18, 2018

    But Sri Lanka’s biggest worry is a fresh eruption of the Sirisena-Wickremesinghe power struggle, writes Jayadeva Uyangoda NEW space has emerged for de-escalating Sri Lanka’s...

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    Accepting refugees

    by Huma Yusuf | Updated at 12:00am on December 18, 2018

    THE number of people living outside their country of birth is more than 250 million. Over 10 per cent of these are refugees, distinct from...

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    May days in Britain

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:00am on December 18, 2018

    IT IS hard to envisage sympathy for a person who made a name as a home secretary (prisons, detentions, security and such) taking the mast...

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    Art against violence in Iraq

    by Dima Yassine | Updated at 12:00am on December 18, 2018

    IT HAPPENED only weeks after the Highway of Death, where the US-led coalition attack claimed the lives of tens of thousands of retreating Iraqi soldiers...

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    Democracy, egalitarianism liberating principles

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    ON THIS day, December 16, forty-seven years ago in 1971, Bangladesh practically came into its independent existence, following nine months of a bloodied war of liberation against the murderous occupation forces of Pakistan....

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    Hill-cutting must stop

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    GREEN activists and local people alleged that a state-sponsored joint venture was razing and cutting hills and hillocks and felling trees at Sonarpara of Maheshkhali in Cox’s Bazar, violating conditions imposed by the environment department....

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    Fundamental principles in a perpetual state of exception

    Oliur Sun | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    The exception is more interesting than the rule. The rule proves nothing; the exception proves everything....

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    Can it succeed where bogus secularism failed?

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on December 16, 2018

    IT WILL be impossible to resist the temptation of attributing Congress gains in the three northern states to Rahul Gandhi’s demonstrative adoption of Hinduism....

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