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15.05.15 | Kama Maclean

The FIR report registered against Tushar Gandhi following comments made about Bhagat Singh reveal the extent of the following that Singh now commands. But despite his epic popularity, his life and death are yet to be fully incorporated into accounts of mainstream Indian nationalism.

08.05.15 | Madawi Al-Rasheed

Young Arabs hint that Saudi Arabia’s repressive and interventionist policies might be punished by future communal Arab revenge

30.04.15 | Nigel Watt

Nigel Watt explains the background to the violent protests and threats of election boycotts in the central African state