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 ‘Fear Is Coming Back’ as Sri Lanka Enters Crisis

By Maria Abi-Habib &DharishaBastians  When Sri Lanka’s president was elected in 2015, he was given a sweeping mandate from voters to investigate accusations of war crimes and graft against his predecessor’s government and to cancel deals with China that had plunged the country into debt. Now the president, Maithripala Sirisena, ...

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Imran Khan’s high ambitions, low ability

By Samuel Baid The tragedy of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet was that the Prince of Denmark had much a bigger emotion of revenge than the objective correlative to let it out.  A similar tragedy seems to be threatening to hit Pakistan where the present Prime Minister is burdened with a heavier ...

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Police intelligence officer killed

Srinagar, A police intelligence officer was killed by suspected militants at Wahibugh in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday late afternoon. An official said that suspected militants intercepted the Sub Inspector rank officer working with Police’s CID department. After being intercepted, the officer identified as Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir a resident of ...

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