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    Impeachment of Donald Trump

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 25, 2017

    ‘WHO will rid me of this turbulent priest?’ Henry II’s exclamation was properly understood by his courtiers to be a royal command, and Thomas Becket...

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    Gaza: life in a septic tank

    by Sarah Algherbawi | Updated at 12:05am on June 25, 2017

    HIBA al-Ashi has to keep the windows of her apartment closed. It is the only way to avoid the foul odours from the polluted sea....

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    A kind of contempt often directed against the poor

    by Garga Chatterjee | Updated at 12:05am on June 25, 2017

    On June 2, a journalist of Times Now channel that is owned by a Agrawal Jain family from Uttar Pradesh, accosted Vishwanath Mahadeshwar, the mayor...

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    The militarisation of culture: a short history

    by Tom Valovic | Updated at 12:05am on June 25, 2017

    ARE you interested in patterning your dietary and culinary habits after the chefs that serve CIA officers and staff? I’m guessing probably not....

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    Origin of Saudi-Qatar spat: what lies in the future

    by Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:05am on June 25, 2017

    THE western media, which was shy of mentioning the Muslim Brotherhood as a threat to the Saudi regime, has now started describing it as a...

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    Strengthening our ecological imagination

    by Leslie Davenport | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2017

    TO SEE differently is to live differently, and living differently is the key to avoiding environmental crisis....

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    Liberation or protectionism

    by Mats Sederholm | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2017

    THE western world has slowly been forced to realise that the old cornerstones of society are no longer a given. Liberal market economy, representative democracy...

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    A major power shakeup

    by Abdus Sattar Ghazali | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2017

    SAUDI Arabia’s king Wednesday appointed his son Prince Mohammed bin Salman as Crown Prince, replacing his nephew, Mohammed bin Nayef, as first in line to...

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    Why I reject western courts and justice

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2017

    THERE is a small courthouse from the ‘British era’, standing right in the centre of Hong Kong. It is neat, well-built, remarkably organised and some...

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    Will the Rohingiyas get justice at all?

    by Amitava Mukherjee | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2017

    IT IS now high time for Aung San Suu Kyi, the state counsellor of Myanmar, to opt for real reconciliation in her country....

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