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    Greening urban transport system

    | Updated at 09:55pm on February 13, 2017

    THE importance of greening the transport system is very crucial for sustainable development since commuting is an integral part of our daily lives irrespective of...

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 09:55pm on February 13, 2017

    I WAS no lover of horse-riding especially because I hated to get up too early in the morning. Moreover, the joint pain that lived with...

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    A money system for the people, if we want it

    by Matthew Slater | Updated at 10:00pm on February 12, 2017

    MONEY creation, like alchemy, is shrouded in ambiguous language and yields eternal wealth! For most of history these secrets have been used to empower sovereigns...

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    The west is finished, but why?

    by André Vltchek | Updated at 09:55pm on February 12, 2017

    DESPITE certain economic and social setbacks, the western empire is doing remarkably well...

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    Arab fingerprints in the Syrian carnage

    by Viktor Mikhin | Updated at 09:50pm on February 12, 2017

    FIRST-ever negotiations between the Syrian government and the Syrian armed opposition hosted by the Kazakh capital Astana remain a heated topic among analysts, experts, diplomats...

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    Let there be no silence

    by Abbas Nasir | Updated at 09:40pm on February 12, 2017

    EVENTS of recent weeks have demonstrated that, while Pakistan’s policy on extremists and religiously motivated militants will constantly shift, there will be brutal consistency in...

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    India’s role in Sri Lankan communal war

    by Vijith Samarasinghe | Updated at 12:10am on February 11, 2017

    ARECENT book by retired Indian diplomat Shivashankar Menon reveals New Delhi’s backing for the Colombo government during the final stage of the war against separatist...

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    Return of the warlord

    | Updated at 12:10am on February 11, 2017

    THE return of Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, perhaps, the most notorious Afghan warlord, may significantly influence power dynamics in war-torn Afghanistan, initiating a new alignment of political...

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    TPP is now called Trade in Services Agreement

    by Pete Dolack | Updated at 12:05am on February 11, 2017

    ONE can hear the cry ringing through the boardrooms of capital: ‘Free trade is dead! Long live free trade!’ Think the ideas behind the Trans-Pacific...

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    Cyber attacks have now become a political weapon

    by Jean Périer | Updated at 10:04pm on February 10, 2017

    The scope of various cyber operations carried out by different state players has recently become the cause of increasing tension amid international relations. For instance,...

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