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    Europe in panic over Trump-Putin summit prospect

    by Grete Mautner | Updated at 12:05am on July 06, 2018

    AS IT’S been officially confirmed by both Washington and Moscow, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin are going to hold an official meeting in mid-July. This...

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    How to cure media amnesia

    by Laura Basu | Updated at 12:05am on July 06, 2018

    I’VE WRITTEN previously about the role played by media amnesia in the decade of austerity and general doom we’ve found ourselves in since the 2008...

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    In the city of refugees: Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 06, 2018

    IF YOU travel south from Cox’s Bazar, a small port city on Bangladesh’s south-eastern coast, the drive along the world’s longest natural beach seems rather...

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    Burning tyres

    by Marc Estrin | Updated at 12:05am on July 06, 2018

    ‘THE terrorists! The snakes! The cockroaches! Burning tyres to poison our brave men and women protecting us at the fence! And horrible, too, for the...

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    Mexico’s change election

    by Ruth Conniff | Updated at 12:05am on July 05, 2018

    MEXICO’S populist president-elect, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, commonly known by his initials, AMLO, swept the July 1 presidential election, winning in state after state where...

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    ‘No more wait, no more deprivation’

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 05, 2018

    Teachers of government-recognised educational institutions but under the monthly payment scheme have intermittently taken to the streets demanding inclusion into the monthly payment scheme since...

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    Separation

    by Phyllis Wrynn | Updated at 12:05am on July 05, 2018

    AS THE news coverage about children being separated at the border crescendoed, I had been watching news on MSNBC....

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    An interim measure or a lasting solution?

    by AKM Asaduzzaman Patwary | Updated at 12:05am on July 05, 2018

    PRIMARY energy is said to be the lifeline of an economy. Economic growth that has happened today has been because of local cheap energy....

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    Turkish-Syrian border: confusion, destruction and grief

    by Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:05am on July 04, 2018

    WHEN we first met in 2017, the Turkish poet, Mustafa Goren, stood proudly and defiantly next to a monstrous concrete wall built on orders from...

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    A hard line as a governance model

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 04, 2018

    MANY people are upset at the way Chhatra League boys bashed up quota reform movement student activists....

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