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‘A sweet breeze amid a heatwave’: liberals feel hope again following Narendra Modi’s loss of his majority

Fears for the future of democracy and tolerance recede after authoritarian PM left reliant on coalition partnersIn the leafy surrounds of Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), a pocket of students sat beneath a banyan tree engaged in impassio…

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‘I only protest. I want to go to school’: the childhoods lost in Pakistan when loved ones are ‘disappeared’

The families of thousands of people who have gone missing in Balochistan province spend their lives in sit-ins and ralliesWhen people filled the streets and parks to celebrate Eid al-Fitr in Pakistan earlier this month, Sammi Deen Baloch was not among …

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