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Mahir Ali

Bye bye, Barack

Obama’s supporters had cause to feel abandoned. Published Jan 18, 2017 12:59pm

The double act

It remains to be seen how the Putin-Trump bromance will play out. Published Jan 11, 2017 06:22am

Whither Turkey?

Erdogan finds himself besieged on many fronts. Published Jan 04, 2017 01:01am

Bibi goes ballistic

Israel has long behaved like a spoilt child. Published Dec 28, 2016 01:57am

Soviet surrender

The failure of the USSR experiment continues to loom. Published Dec 21, 2016 12:57pm

Toying with China

The Taiwan card is being played recklessly. Published Dec 14, 2016 02:53am

European crossroads

The appeal of the far right is growing in Europe. Published Dec 07, 2016 01:24am

Formidable Fidel

The Cuban leader’s stature is secure. Published Nov 30, 2016 04:54am

Crack and doom

Cohen’s life was a quest for the Truth, with a capital T. Published Nov 23, 2016 01:18am

Shock therapy?

Could Trump have been defeated by Bernie Sanders? Published Nov 16, 2016 02:07am

Tipping point

The Suez Crisis is more aptly known as the tripartite aggression. Published Nov 09, 2016 01:04am

Hungarian revolts

Most voters stayed away from the referendum on refugees. Updated Nov 02, 2016 03:43am

Clinton conundrum

Many of Clinton’s poll pledges won’t translate into policy. Published Oct 26, 2016 02:00am

An elusive winner

Dylan is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma. Published Oct 19, 2016 12:56pm

Nobel intentions

Hostilities in Colombia have claimed some 260,000 lives. Published Oct 12, 2016 01:01am

War games

In the case of Pakistan and India, fog is decidedly preferable to conflict. Published Oct 05, 2016 01:34am

Second coming

It was not surprising that Corbyn’s mandate had been renewed. Published Sep 28, 2016 01:08am

Cultural revolution

America was instantly besotted by The Beatles. Published Sep 21, 2016 01:15am

Australia’s shame

Many Australians are troubled by the moves to deter asylum-seekers. Published Sep 07, 2016 12:54pm