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POLITICS

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Saudi Arabia, Emmanuel Macron, Donald Trump, World War I

After WWI, how America systematically subverted the Middle East

When it comes, the backlash against Washington’s subversive Middle East policy will be fierce.

POLITICS

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Israel-India ties, Saudi Arabia, Pervez Musharraf, Tel Aviv

Is Israel trying to woo Pakistan to gain credibility in the Islamic world?

In the process of establishing friendly ties with Pakistan to gain credibility in the Islamic world, is Israel adding to Pakistan's woes?

VARIETY

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Saudi Arabia, Domestic migration, Migrant workers, Tripura

Westward Ho: Why young men from Tripura are moving to Gulf countries - but making a stop in Chennai first

Tripura is close to Bangladesh, and hence migration to the Gulf countries is a popular route out of poverty and unemployment here.

POLITICS

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Imf bailout, Saudi Arabia, Imran Khan, Pakistan economy

The 'Sheikh Chilli' economics of Imran Khan

A near-bankrupt Pakistan has only two choices. It can go to the IMF and suffer reforms. Or it can carry on with its lies, vagaries and economic wet dreams

POLITICS

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US, Donald Trump, Saudi Arabia, Turkey

A tipping point: The Khashoggi killing is the blurring of global moral values and principles

Even as the world is shocked by the brutal murder, will ethical guidelines followed by nations be "trumped" now by geopolitical and energy considerations?

POLITICS

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Donald Trump, Mohammed bin salman, Saudi Arabia, Jamal khashoggi

Jamal Khashoggi was brutally murdered. But the US doesn't care because its interests lie elsewhere

The murder of one dissident journalist won't upset larger US-Saudi interests because of greater strategic aims, including targeting Iran.

POLITICS

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Turkey, Mohammed bin salman, Saudi Arabia, Jamal khashoggi

How the horrific killing of Jamal Khashoggi will damage Saudi Arabia, but benefit Turkey

Turkish authorities have revealed that Khashoggi’s body was cut into pieces by Saudi prince Mohammed bin Salman’s top aide.

POLITICS

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Erdogan, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Jamal khashoggi

The mysterious ‘killing’ of top Saudi journalist and what it means for the Middle-East

Jamal Khashoggi, who was last seen entering the Consulate on Tuesday, is believed to have been murdered by Saudi agents.

POLITICS

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Britain, US, Saudi Arabia, Yemen Crisis

How Britain and US enabled genocide in Yemen

There is no accountability for the starvation and killings of civilians in Yemen. And with the western states, the western media is entirely complicit in this genocide.

POLITICS

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Israa al-ghomgham, Chrystia freeland, Canada, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia’s spat with Canada reflects a war of ideas within the Kingdom

Saudi Arabia may sentence a woman activist to death. The claim of ‘reforms’ can’t go hand in hand with this crackdown on alternative voices.