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    Is custodial killing heroic?

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on May 16, 2017

    ‘He was like a younger brother to me’, Monti Chakma, general secretary, Hill Women’s Federation, said to me softly, unflinchingly....

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    100 per cent renewable energy bill

    by Janet Redman | Updated at 12:05am on May 16, 2017

    THIS week, Sens. Merkley (D-OR) and Sanders (I-VT) launched a bill that takes a huge step toward aligning government policy with what climate science tells...

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    Commoners against rape in Bangladesh

    by Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:05am on May 16, 2017

    DAYS ago, an incident of a rape came out to public light. The victims were two university-students. The incident occurred weeks ago in the capital...

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    Eurasian Economic Union flexes its muscles

    by Dmitry Bokarev | Updated at 12:05am on May 15, 2017

    IN RECENT years, the Eurasian Economic Union, a multinational partnership uniting Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Russia, has become a significant force on the international...

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    Is custodial killing heroic?

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on May 15, 2017

    OFFICIAL versions conflict about why Romel Chakma — a 20-year old HSC examinee and leader of the Pahari Chatra Parishad (Hill Students Council) — was...

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    Chronically insecure

    by Maysam Behravesh | Updated at 12:05am on May 15, 2017

    IN LATE March 2015, Saudi Arabia, supported by nine allies, launched a military campaign in its southern neighbour Yemen....

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    The decline of the west revisited

    by Pepe Escobar | Updated at 12:00am on May 15, 2017

    EUROPA, in Greek mythology, was a Phoenician princess abducted by Zeus and carried off to Crete. In time, Europe was meant to designate the western...

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 12:05am on May 15, 2017

    THE men who live in the district of Kohat are mostly Pathans. They stand for and truly reflect everything that the word Pathan implies and...

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    Is custodial killing heroic?

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on May 14, 2017

    How does one restore dignity to the memory of a youth who was picked up and tortured, who died of torture, whose body was not...

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    Surging corruption in Afghanistan

    by Brian Cloughley | Updated at 12:05am on May 14, 2017

    THE Associated Press reported that on April 24 ‘a senior US military official speaking on condition of anonymity said in Kabul that Russia was giving...

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