Opinion

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    Will Vladimir Putin declare capitalism dead too?

    Phil Butler | Updated at 12:00am on September 22, 2019

    IS IT time for a new Declaration of Independence? If true individual choice and truth are any factor of freedom, the writing is on the...

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    Unipolar governance of the multipolar world

    Ismael Hossein-Zadeh | Updated at 12:00am on September 22, 2019

    THE emergence in recent years of the economic and military powers in countries like China, Russia and India has given rise to theories and hopes...

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    The BJP’s designs

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on September 22, 2019

    ADDRESSING a public rally in his home state of Gujarat on September 17, prime minister Narendra Modi revealed that his government drew inspiration from Vallabhbhai...

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    Ill wind for the west

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on September 22, 2019

    ATTACKS on Aramco, decline of Benjamin Netanyahu, departure of John Bolton from the White House are all honeyed music to the leadership in Iran. In...

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    Is Kashmir India’s internal affair?

    M Serajul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on September 22, 2019

    THE reaction of a certain quarter in Bangladesh to New Delhi’s decision to terminate Kashmir’s special status has been intriguing, to say the least. The...

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    Amazonia, climate change, Syria, Yemen and Kashmir

    Richard Falk | Updated at 12:00am on September 21, 2019

    ARGUABLY, even before the atom bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, there was a widespread sense that a state-centric form of world order was morally and...

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    An Indian art of the impossible

    Nazarul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on September 21, 2019

    THEY say ‘politics’ is just the art of the possible! Yes, perhaps brazenly possible for Pakistan’s Asif Zardari or Nawaz Sharif. And, less than possible...

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    Conflict with Iran portends WW III

    Robert Freeman | Updated at 12:00am on September 21, 2019

    MARK Twain once commented, ‘History doesn’t repeat itself, but it does rhyme.’ The US conflict with Iran sounds a lot like a rhyme with World...

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    Hindi as the uniting language of India?

    Ram Puniyani | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2019

    MODI.2 has emerged as a very powerful government. It has not only the numerical majority; it is also facing a weak and divided opposition. That...

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    Our invisible government

    Chris Hedges | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2019

    THERE are two forms of government in the United States. There is the visible government — the White House, Congress, the courts, state legislatures and...

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