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    Is CEDAW enough?

    by Saira Rahman Khan | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2020

    THERE is no denying that acts of violence against women are on the rise for various reasons, including lack of prosecution, indifference to women’s issues...

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    Daunting task of reordering

    by Ramzy Baroud | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2020

    A NEW term has imposed itself on the conversation regarding the impending presidency of US president-elect Joe Biden: ‘The Total Reset’. Many headlines have already...

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    As a peasant loves his land

    by Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2020

    IN HER moving obituary to Soumitra Chatterjee last week, his avid fan and fellow movie actor Sharmila Tagore posed a question that could be asked...

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    People’s continued trust requires equitable governance

    by Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2020

    THE budget debate taking place at this time is when the country has suffered a setback in its efforts to keep the COVID-19 pandemic at...

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    RAB must complete investigation in journalist couple murder

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2020

    THE Rapid Action Battalion failing to submit the investigation report of the murders of journalist couple Sagar Sarowar and Meherun Runi in almost nine years is worrying and unacceptable. Despite repeated...

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    Minority land rights must be protected

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2020

    IN BANGLADESH, land governance has been a case of mismanagement and corruption. For ethnic minority community it is a case of violent dispossession of and eviction from their ancestral...

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    Forgotten lessons on the evil of intervention

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2020

    THIS year is the 70th anniversary of the start of the Korean War, a conflict from which Washington policymakers learned nothing. Almost 40,000 American soldiers died in that conflict, which should have...

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    An ABC for an unequal world

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2020

    ‘EQUIVALENT has been exchanged for equivalent.’ This is how Karl Marx, writing in his magnum opus Capital: A Critique of Political Economy, described the various exchanges that drive capitalist...

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