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    Learning points of road safety protests

    Gazi Mizanur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on August 08, 2018

    THE recent demonstrations of school children following the death of two students of Shaheed Ramiz Uddin Cantonment College, who were killed by a bus of...

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    Being slangy at the time of protests

    Abu Jar M Akkas | Updated at 12:05am on August 07, 2018

    ‘RÉFORME mon cul’ — reform my a**e (which is usually translated with a comma after the word ‘reform’ but some say that it is best...

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    Killing neutrality in India

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:05am on August 07, 2018

    INDIA’S civil service has been under severe strain since the Congress party split in 1969 and the factions furiously fought to grab power. That was...

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    Citizenship and compassion

    Shiv Visvanathan | Updated at 12:05am on August 07, 2018

    THE current situation in Assam seems like a nightmare, a warning about the internal contradictions of democracy. It is a warning that the 19th century...

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    Catering to demand for a strong leader in Lanka

    by Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:05am on August 07, 2018

    WITH the next presidential election due before the end of next year, and with a possibility that an early election might be called even by...

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    Everything that is wrong is fault of ’68

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 06, 2018

    The SVP (Swiss People’s Party) is Switzerland’s largest political party....

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    Empire-lovers strike back

    by Richard Rubenstein | Updated at 12:00am on August 06, 2018

    What do the following wildly diverse people and institutions have in common: MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow and Fox News’ Shepard Smith, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer...

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 06, 2018

    THE sanguinary chronicles of Bangladesh’s war of liberation reached its climax on the December 16, 1971....

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    Unending May tribulations over Brexit

    by Imran Khalid | Updated at 12:00am on August 06, 2018

    ‘WE’RE not going to negotiate on the basis of the White Paper because that’s the British paper....

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    Taliban from enemy to ally

    Paul Rogers | Updated at 12:00am on August 05, 2018

    BEHIND the scenes, a remarkable new alliance is being sought in Afghanistan....

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