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CM Amarinder Singh suspects ISI hand in Amritsar attack

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh suspected Sunday Pakistan’s ISI-backed Khalistani or Kashmiri militants’ role in the Amritsar terror attack that killed three persons and injured twenty others, and vowed that he would not let the “forces of terror” destroy the state’s “hard-earned peace”. “The possibility of involvement of ISI-backed Khalistani or Kashmiri terror groups could […]

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Chhattisgarh Assembly elections 2018: Sitaram Kesri wasn’t allowed to complete term as Congress chief, says Modi

Modi challenged the Congress to select someone “capable” as their party president who doesn’t belong to “that one family”. Hitting out at the Congress and the Nehru-Gandhi family, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday alleged that Dailt leader Sitaram Kesri was not allowed to complete his term as Congress president, and was “thrown out of […]

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‘Identity — Contemporary Identity Politics and the Struggle for Recognition’ and ‘Mistaken Identity — Race and Class in the Age of Trump’ reviews: Moving beyond identity politics

Two writers on the perils of the modern world and why we need a movement that demands freedom for everyone In his 1989 essay ‘The End of History?’, American political scientist Francis Fukuyama famously argued that liberalism had triumphed over other political ideologies. The essay, written a few months before the collapse of the Berlin […]