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    Canada’s little known history of impoverishing the Congo

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 13, 2017

    In 2002 a series of Canadian companies were implicated in a UN report titled ‘Report on the Illegal Exploitation of Natural Resources and other Forms...

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    A new vision for the left

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 13, 2017

    NOW that the UK general election is over, it is time to think about the political future of the left...

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    But for how long?

    by Amitava Mukherjee | Updated at 12:05am on July 13, 2017

    THE Dalits, the most exploited and tortured community of the Indian society, are hogging the limelight again, though for all the wrong reasons...

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    Changing world order

    by Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers | Updated at 12:05am on July 13, 2017

    THE G-20 summit highlighted a transition in geopolitical power that has been developing for years...

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    Spirit of ’62

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 12, 2017

    IN A subcontinent dominated by Pak-India conflicts, the short, sharp Sino-Indian war of 1962 remains rather neglected, with little analysis of how it helped shaped...

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    Tensions in Hamburg: the G20 fractures

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:05am on July 12, 2017

    SUCH gatherings and summits are not always smooth, but on a planet bearing witness to a Trump presidency, there was always going to be a...

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    ICT 57+: the control syndrome

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 12, 2017

    THE last year or so has not been a happy period. It began with the series of attacks by jangis followed by a massive one...

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    Casualties of war

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 12, 2017

    AWORLD treasure was lost forever recently when, in late June, the 12th century great mosque of al-Nuri in the city of Mosul was destroyed —...

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    The way forward

    by Tasmiah Nuhiya Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on July 12, 2017

    THE purpose of enacting the Child Marriage Restraint Act 2017 is to restrain child marriages in Bangladesh...

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    President represents litmus test for political reform

    by Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:05am on July 11, 2017

    PRESIDENT Maithripala Sirisena’s visit to meet with the Mahanayakes of the Buddhist Sangha in Kandy may turn out to be the pivotal move in the...

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