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    NATO quo vadis?

    by Michael Werbowski | Updated at 10:05pm on November 22, 2016

    ONCE again as almost twenty seven years ago, NATO is faced with a deep-seated, soul searching existential issue or an internal threat...

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    Dark forces winning the game!

    by Habib Siddiqui | Updated at 10:00pm on November 22, 2016

    WITH the latest presidential election results in the USA, 2016 is proving to be a bonanza year for the right-wing extremists everywhere, or so it...

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    Obama rejects pardon for Snowden

    by Jerry White | Updated at 09:55pm on November 22, 2016

    IN AN interview published Friday, president Barack Obama told Der Spiegel and German public broadcaster ARD that he would not pardon Edward Snowden before leaving...

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    Of Kashmir’s current eerie calm

    by Mohammad Shoaib | Updated at 01:05am on November 22, 2016

    SINCE July, the situation in the Kashmir valley has been turbulent and is showing almost no signs of coming back to what we call normalcy...

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    Erdogan’s war on women

    | Updated at 12:05am on November 21, 2016

    ‘WE WILL resist and resist until we win!’ chants Sebahat Tuncel before her mouth is forcibly shut by half a dozen police officers who drag...

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    Perpetuating sectarianism

    by Muhammad Amir Rana | Updated at 12:05am on November 21, 2016

    THE recent surge in sectarian violence has done two things. First, it has highlighted the challenges and vulnerabilities the country’s security and law-enforcement forces face...

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    Part CXXXVII: The symphony of our times

    Dr Mizanur Rahman Shelley | Updated at 12:10am on November 21, 2016

    LIFE went on at a familiar pace. There was, however, an unexpected happening which led to my second face-to-face meeting with president Ayub Khan in...

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    Delhi: capital of rape, capital of stalking

    by Garga Chatterjee | Updated at 12:10am on November 21, 2016

    IN THE great ‘cosmopolitan’ national capital region of Delhi, certain kinds of people find their total freedom to be themselves...

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    An interview with Noam Chomsky on Trump in White House

    by CJ Polychroniou | Updated at 11:28pm on November 19, 2016

    ON NOVEMBER 8, 2016, Donald Trump managed to pull the biggest upset in US politics by tapping successfully into the anger of white voters and...

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    WORLD CUP 2022 AND QATARI REFORMS : So much hot air

    | Updated at 11:18pm on November 19, 2016

    THE controversial awarding of the hosting rights has certainly contributed to more open discussion in Qatar of previously taboo subjects, such as the rights of...