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IS was? – The Hindu (Dec 14, 2017)

IS was? – The Hindu (Dec 14, 2017) Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has declared victory over the Islamic State, signalling an end to more than three years of battle that saw Iraqi troops first fleeing without their weapons and … Continue reading

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The outsider – The Hindu (Dec 14, 2017)

The outsider – The Hindu (Dec 14, 2017) There is no doubt at all that a reconsideration of the law on adultery is long overdue. By agreeing to have another look at the constitutional validity of Section 497 of the….. For … Continue reading

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Unedifying campaign – The Hindu (Dec 13, 2017)

Unedifying campaign – The Hindu (Dec 13, 2017) The Gujarat election campaign, the second and last phase of which concluded on Monday, was high on decibels and low on substance. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview is provided here … Continue reading

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Starting over – The Hindu (Dec 13, 2017)

Starting over – The Hindu (Dec 13, 2017) Rahul Gandhi spent so many years stepping up to become president of the Congress party that once he was elected unopposed, the biggest surprise remained the timing:….. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This … Continue reading

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In an elite club – The Hindu (Dec 12, 2017)

In an elite club – The Hindu (Dec 12, 2017) India’s admittance into the Wassenaar Arrangement, a multilateral export control regime, as its 42nd participating member is a big step forward in its quest for formal acceptance as a responsible … Continue reading

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A massive victory – The Hindu (Dec 12, 2017)

A massive victory – The Hindu (Dec 12, 2017) Given Nepal’s mix of the first-past-the-post system and proportional representation, the final picture of its new Parliament may take some time to be clear. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview … Continue reading

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Turn the page – The Hindu (Dec 11, 2017)

Turn the page – The Hindu (Dec 11, 2017) This month South Africa will have a rare opportunity to break away from the difficult political legacy of corruption and governance failures that have blighted its post-apartheid years.For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. … Continue reading

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Crunch time at WTO – The Hindu (Dec 11, 2017)

Crunch time at WTO – The Hindu (Dec 11, 2017) As leaders at the World Trade Organisation’s 11th biennial Ministerial Conference in Buenos Aires seek to define the future contours of multilateral global trade, the challenges the U.S. has….. For further … Continue reading

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Rights & wrongs – The Hindu (Dec 09, 2017)

Rights & wrongs — The Hindu (Dec 09, 2017) It will be a travesty of its avowed objectives if the proposed legislation to protect the rights of transgender persons is not sufficiently rooted in a rights-based approach. For further reading, visit … Continue reading

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Countering hate — The Hindu (Dec 09, 2017)

Countering hate — The Hindu (Dec 09, 2017) It is an ongoing investigation and very little can be said with certainty about the back-story of the murder of a Bengali migrant worker in Rajasthan’s Rajsamand district. For further reading, visit “The … Continue reading

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