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    Unspeakable: the black book of imperial terrorism

    by Paul Street | Updated at 09:50pm on February 06, 2017

    AMERICAN ‘mainstream’ journalists who want to keep their paychecks flowing and their status afloat know they must report current events in a way that respects...

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    Nostalgia of New Age housed in Holiday Building

    by Abu Jar M Akkas | Updated at 09:45pm on February 06, 2017

    THE New Age office has moved, finally. Almost everyone who has worked with New Age — some of them have left the newspaper and a...

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 09:40pm on February 06, 2017

    AS NEW entrance in the civil service cadre of Pakistan in 1967, we were taught job-specific subjects along with public administration and development economics. Experts...

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    The myth of the Facebook revolution

    by Niklas Kossow and Ilyas Saliba | Updated at 09:45pm on February 05, 2017

    THE Arab uprisings six years ago triggered a huge upsurge of hope. After the three major ‘waves’ of democratisation, there was optimism that democracy would...

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    Never the twain shall meet

    | Updated at 09:35pm on February 05, 2017

    INTERPRETATION, when applied to myth making, can and does translate ideas into artefacts for the purpose of objectifying the status of subjective reality...

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    Scottish independence has to move with the times

    by Gerry Hassan | Updated at 09:35pm on February 05, 2017

    SCOTLAND has in recent times liked to see itself as progressive, democratic and European...

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    Hints of new world order must await Tillerson-Lavrov meeting

    by Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 09:30pm on February 05, 2017

    PUNDITS in Washington are beginning to hope for continuity in US foreign policy under Donald Trump. For their optimism, they are falling back on hints...

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    Taking Iraq’s oil... the Trump edition

    by Edward Hunt | Updated at 10:10pm on February 04, 2017

    THE leaders of the United States have provided many reasons for their numerous interventions in Iraq....

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    ‘Women’s’ marches and neo-liberal outrage politics

    by Julian Vigo | Updated at 09:40pm on February 04, 2017

    ON September 21, 2013, several thousand people gathered in Peshawar to protest the American drone strikes within Pakistan that embarked days after Barak Obama took...

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    Year of profound changes in Japan and in entire region

    by Vladimir Terehov | Updated at 09:40pm on February 04, 2017

    SUCH phrases as ‘the current year brings the world a set of new and tough-to-predict challenges’ can often be found in articles attempting to predict...