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    The 12-step method of regime change

    by Vijay Prashad | Updated at 12:00am on February 08, 2019

    ON SEPTEMBER 15, 1970, US president Richard Nixon and National Security adviser Henry Kissinger authorised the US government to do everything possible to undermine the...

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    An impaired tribute to Churchill

    by Nazarul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on February 08, 2019

    TO UNDERSTAND Sir Winston Churchill would be as great a challenge… as to understand his enemies! Ever heard of Piers Morgan, the contemporary English writer,...

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    A risky story of oil and money

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 08, 2019

    Experts acknowledge major errors in China’s Venezuela venture as opposition leader Guaidó claims power, writes Matt Ferchen AN ALREADY volatile political situation in Venezuela escalated...

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    HC guidelines need to be implemented

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 08, 2019

    THE guidelines that the High Court issued a decade ago to protect women against sexual harassment remain largely unimplemented, as speakers at a seminar in...

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    Implausible affidavits of wealth that must be investigated

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 08, 2019

    THE affidavits of wealth that the candidates contesting the February 28 by-election to the Dhaka North City Corporation have submitted along with their nomination papers...

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    Sri Lanka doesn’t need to remain tied to past

    by Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on February 07, 2019

    SRI Lanka enters its 71st year of independence with political uncertainty in the air. The only certainty is that 2019 will be a year of...

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    Afghanistan: peace in our time?

    by Mahir Ali | Updated at 12:00am on February 07, 2019

    IN THE light of the recent negotiations in Doha between the United States and the Taliban, there has been much talk about peace returning to...

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    Cracks in the framework

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 07, 2019

    With the systematic weakening of institutions, the government risks pushing all resistance to the streets, writes Neera Chandhoke THE government of India has reportedly suppressed...

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    China, Germany, Japan at Davos forum

    by Vladimir Terehov | Updated at 12:00am on February 07, 2019

    THE scheduled World Economic Forum, held at the end of January in a Swiss town of Davos, was noteworthy in several ways. First of all...

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    Brexit in context of British history

    by Patrick Cockburn | Updated at 12:00am on February 07, 2019

    HOW should Brexit be seen against the broad backdrop of British history? Analogies multiply, with the crudest coming from prominent Brexiteer MP Mark Francois who...

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