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  • An ‘alternative’ homeland for the Palestinians?
    05:33 pm By As’ad Abdul Rahman, Special to Gulf News
    It appears as the perfect option to get rid of the Palestinian state, taking advantage of a situation where US seems to be backing out on the two-state solution
  • The EU at 60: Lessons in mutual trust
    05:26 pm By Johann Weick, Special to Gulf News
    Putting aside economic rivalry, political antagonism and useless wars have led to lasting peace on the continent
  • Time spent with elderly parents
    05:24 pm Cheryl RaoSpecial to Gulf News
    We just took it for granted that there was nothing more important for them than our presence
  • I was wrong about Rex Tillerson
    05:24 pm By Daniel W. Drezner
    Being the first US secretary of state without any government or military experience, he should shut up until he demonstrates that he knows what he’s talking about
  • The president faces an FBI director who is deeply committed to his investigation, willing to spend as long as it takes, and able to send agents around the world in search of evidence
  • London won’t let hate prevail
    05:37 pm By Nesrine Malik
    There is something about the British capital, a rich texture that rejects incendiary rhetoric
  • The Right is not going away
    05:35 pm By Anne-Marie Slaughter, 
Special to Gulf News
    Around the world they are building a new narrative of patriotism, culture, connection, and inclusion
  • The country is stuck in a quagmire with Tehran aiding and abetting the deadly fighting and the threat of famine
  • It is an association of nations, all of which have a say in how fast they wish to develop the union
  • Westminster at its humane best
    05:26 pm By Jonathan Freedland
    The bastion of politics now has a human face, as vulnerable as the rest of us to an act of murderous violence
  • Today in History: March 25, 1997: Shaikh Abdullah joins the new UAE cabinet
  • Yogi Adityanath: Scarface in ‘cow belt’
    05:22 pm By Sanjib Kumar Das, Senior Pages Editor
    Political accountability has been yoked on a ‘Yogi’ or hermit in India’s largest state, with the BJP coming up with a redux of L.K. Advani with ‘Louhapurush’ (Ironman) 2.0!
  • Calling on a few good men
    Mar 23, 2017 By Thomas L. Friedman
    An open letter to the five adults in the Trump administration with the most integrity who need to inititate an urgent course correction before it’s all lost
  • The terrorists’ aim is not just to kill a few, but to terrify a multitude and for politicians and media to overreact would play into their hands
  • Peace in Ireland at a crossroads
    Mar 23, 2017 By Jonathan Powell
    Martin McGuinness, the former IRA man, made the Good Friday Agreement work, but now power-sharing is under threat
  • Libyan conflict far from over
    Mar 23, 2017 By Marwan Kabalan, Special to Gulf News
    Given the country’s complex tribal composition and the matrix of global interests, no single party in the country’s multi-layered civil war will triumph entirely