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    What about Minneapolis?

    by Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:34am on July 04, 2020

    The mobilisation of the National Guards, in at least 30 US states, and of other forces, and curfew in major cities including a week-long curfew...

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    Water transport sector goes awry as does road transport sector

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 03, 2020

    NO OR poor skills of masters cause most of the fatal accidents in the inland water transport sector, as New Age reported on Thursday referring...

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    Govt must stand by river erosion, flood victims

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 03, 2020

    SWELLING rivers have so far swallowed 1,113 acres of land in five flood-affected districts in the Rangpur division, destroying about 700 houses and displacing a...

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    COVID-19: in search of a new chronicle

    by Pavel Partha | Updated at 12:00am on July 03, 2020

    THE current critique of capitalism acknowledges the significance of nature-grounded livelihood than the neo-liberal corporate hegemony. It has been proved that the basic condition for...

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    The pandemic and wealth inequality

    by Rick Baum | Updated at 12:00am on July 03, 2020

    THE latest figures from the Federal Reserve Board on wealth inequality cover through the quarter ending in March 2020. They show a reduction in wealth...

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    Assange and the second superseding indictment

    by Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:00am on July 03, 2020

    THE Kafkaesque Imperium has taken yet another absurd step towards mean absurdity with another superseding indictment against Julian Assange. This move by the US department...

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    Ethnic profiling is illegal

    by Dunja Mijatovic | Updated at 12:00am on July 02, 2020

    It is incompatible with the principles of pluralism and respect for different cultures that define a democratic society, writes Dunja Mijatovic THE brutal killing of George...

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    US loses Myanmar to China

    by Joseph Thomas | Updated at 12:00am on July 02, 2020

    FOR the Southeast Asian state of Myanmar, the decision to expand ties with China despite Western pressure was a no-brainer. Significant economic ties have been...

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    Combating infodemic of misinformation

    by Md Hasinul Elahi | Updated at 12:00am on July 02, 2020

    ON A four-day private visit to Britain in 1989, the 40th president of the United States Ronald Regan mentioned that ‘Information is the oxygen of...

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    A case study of 1720 Marseilles plague

    by Gazi Mizanur Rahman | Updated at 12:00am on July 02, 2020

    THERE are resemblances between Plague and COVID-19. Both the diseases are highly contagious and life-threatening. Plague struck people with as much panic as novel coronavirus...