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    Modi’s foreign policy – by whim, not design

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    JUDGING by the unsavoury exchanges between the Indian and Pakistani foreign ministers at the recent United Nations General Assembly, the already deeply troubled bilateral relationship has reached a new low...

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    Agenda 2030 marred by MDG mindsets on steroids

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    THIS year’s United Nations General Assembly had its usual share of highs and lows....

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    Tragic anniversary in Afghanistan we dare not acknowledge

    by Danny Sjursen | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    THE absurd hopelessness was the worst part. No, it wasn’t the Improvised Explosive Devices blowing limbs off my boys, or the well-aimed gunshot wounds suffered by others; it wasn’t even the horror of ordering the deaths of other (‘enemy’) human beings....

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    The pieties of the liberal class

    by Jason Hirthler | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2018

    FROM the west side of the island, a pedestrian can see, high in the misty grey sky of Manhattan, the carmine lettering of The New Yorker hotel....

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    Govt must stringently deal with Rohingya trafficking issue

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2018

    THE United Nations migration agency has come up with a worrisome finding that Rohingya refugee girls are sold into forced labour to raise money for desperate families in overcrowded camps in Bangladesh....

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    Motor workshops that put at-grade roads at risk

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2018

    THE photograph that New Age published on Wednesday shows a motor workshop set up a portion of a road divider just under the Mayor Mohammad Hanif Flyover at Saidabad in Dhaka, in blatant disregard for environment and noise pollution....

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    Orwell’s message in a bottle

    David N Smith | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2018

    IN JUNE the United States became the first and only nation to withdraw from the United Nations Human Rights Council, which a Trump administration official called a ‘cesspool of political bias.’....

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    Low standards, wrong content

    Nassir Djafari  | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2018

    THE MENA region has the highest graduate unemployment rate in the world....

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