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    Humanity is riding delusion to extinction

    Danny Sjursen | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2019

    HORSES sporting gas masks. That, of all things, has been on my mind lately. Bear with me, now. Gaze at the ever-so-cockamamie photo. A horse,...

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    Finding areas of mutual agreement in Lanka

    Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2019

    ALONG with the change of government that took place after the November 16 presidential election there is a sense of strong government and an uncertainty...

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    One state push for Israel and Palestine?

    Ilan Pappe | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2019

    THE recognition of the US state department of the illegal Jewish settlements in the West Bank is yet another indication that the two-state solution is...

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    Myanmar, genocide and Suu Kyi’s gamble

    Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2019

    LEADERS currently in office rarely make an appearance before either the International Court of Justice or the International Criminal Court. International law remains affixed to...

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    BUET barks up the wrong tree

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2019

    A BANGLADESH University of Engineering and Technology student was beaten to death by some Chhatra League activists in the university’s Sher-e-Bangla Hall early October over...

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    Only celebrations won’t stem decline in railway services

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2019

    THE Bangladesh Railway, which runs the largest public transport system, counted Tk 17.38 billion in losses in the 2019 financial year, as official statistics say,...

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    A unique artwork named Alpha

    Mokerrom Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2019

    FILMS in today’s world are the most popular source of entertainment of the masses and this is true about all countries irrespective of their economic status. In this kind of environment, the producers, directors and...

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    Visiting Assange, Britain’s political prisoner

    John Pilger | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2019

    I SET out at dawn. Her Majesty’s Prison Belmarsh is in the flat hinterland of south east London, a ribbon of walls and wire with no horizon. At what is called the visitors centre, I surrendered my...

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    From the rubble of Ayodhya

    Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2019

    ‘MAT ranja kar kasu ko ki apney to etiqaad | Dil dhaae ke jo kaaba banaaya to kya hua’ (‘A house of worship on the ruins of a broken heart? | My faith and yours are so far apart’). The heart-tugging advice...

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    CHT accord not yet fully implemented

    Mangal Kumar Chakma | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2019

    THE Chittagong Hill Tracts Accord 1997 was signed between the government and the Parbatya Chattagram Jana Samhati Samiti on December 2, 1997 aimed at resolving the crisis politically and...

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