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In the Cold and Rain, India’s Farmers Press Their Stand Against Modi

In the Cold and Rain, India’s Farmers Press Their Stand Against Modi

In the Cold and Rain, India’s Farmers Press Their Stand Against Modi In the Cold and Rain, India’s Farmers Press Their Stand Against Modi NEW DELHI — Under a rain-slick tarpaulin, half a dozen elderly women bake roti on a wood-fired griddle — flattening dough, flipping browned bread from dawn until the sun retreats into Delhi’s evening smoke. Anyone who …

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Late Night Wonders if Mike Pence Will Stand by His Man

Late Night Wonders if Mike Pence Will Stand by His Man

Late Night Wonders if Mike Pence Will Stand by His Man Late Night Wonders if Mike Pence Will Stand by His Man Welcome to Best of Late Night, a rundown of the previous night’s highlights that lets you sleep — and lets us get paid to watch comedy. We’re all stuck at home at the moment, so here are the …

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Eric Clapton and Van Morrison announce anti-lockdown single ‘Stand and Deliver’

Eric Clapton and Van Morrison announce new anti-lockdown single

Eric Clapton and Van Morrison announce anti-lockdown single ‘Stand and Deliver’ Eric Clapton and Van Morrison announce anti-lockdown single ‘Stand and Deliver’ Classic-rock figureheads Eric Clapton and Van Morrison have announced a brand-new single, “Stand and Deliver”. Written by Morrison and performed by Clapton, the track is in support of Morrison’s Save Live Music campaign. Proceeds will go to Morrison’s …

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After Trump, Biden Faces Pressure to Stand Up to China by Embracing Taiwan

After Trump, Biden Faces Pressure to Stand Up to China by Embracing Taiwan

After Trump, Biden Faces Pressure to Stand Up to China by Embracing Taiwan After Trump, Biden Faces Pressure to Stand Up to China by Embracing Taiwan TAIPEI, Taiwan — President Trump has made cultivating closer ties with Taiwan a critical part of his efforts to counter China’s rising influence. He has significantly increased weapons sales to Taiwan’s military, vowed to …

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‘Stand by Her’: In China, a Movement Hands Out Free Sanitary Pads in Schools

‘Stand by Her’: In China, a Movement Hands Out Free Sanitary Pads in Schools

‘Stand by Her’: In China, a Movement Hands Out Free Sanitary Pads in Schools ‘Stand by Her’: In China, a Movement Hands Out Free Sanitary Pads in Schools HONG KONG — It started when a single box of free sanitary pads appeared in a middle school classroom in October. Then a plastic container with pads was attached to the walls …

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‘We cannot stand idly by’: Senators demand Mitch McConnell call vote on John Lewis voting rights bill

'We cannot stand idly by': Senators demand Mitch McConnell call vote on John Lewis voting rights bill

‘We cannot stand idly by’: Senators demand Mitch McConnell call vote on John Lewis voting rights bill ‘We cannot stand idly by’: Senators demand Mitch McConnell call vote on John Lewis voting rights bill The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. The US House of Representatives has agreed …

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‘Demand more’: Obama calls for people to stand against climate change as Trump lies about air and water quality

‘Demand more’: Obama calls for people to stand against climate change as Trump lies about air and water quality

‘Demand more’: Obama calls for people to stand against climate change as Trump lies about air and water quality ‘Demand more’: Obama calls for people to stand against climate change as Trump lies about air and water quality Barack Obama has warned that the climate crisis “will force far harsher changes” on future generations than the coronavirus pandemic and urged people to …

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‘My Last Stand’: In South Korea, a Protester’s Lone Fight Against Samsung

‘My Last Stand’: In South Korea, a Protester’s Lone Fight Against Samsung

It took prosecutors more than six years of investigation and trial to win the rare convictions. Top Samsung executives, like other chaebol leaders, have been found guilty of felonies over the years, but have spent little time behind bars. Lee Kun-hee, the ailing chairman, was convicted twice of bribery and other corruption charges but has never spent a day in …

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Tiger King: Joe Exotic’s husband Dillon Passage vows to stand by his spouse – ‘I’m not going anywhere’

Tiger King: Joe Exotic’s husband Dillon Passage vows to stand by his spouse – ‘I’m not going anywhere’

Joe Exotic’s husband has vowed to stand by his spouse throughout the titular Tiger King’s 22-year prison sentence. Dillon Passage told People he’s determined to keep supporting his husband – real name Joseph Maldano-Passage. Both Passage and Maldano-Passage are featured in the Netflix documentary Tiger King, which has become a hit since its release on 20 March. Download the new Independent Premium app Sharing …

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You and Your Kids Can’t Stand Each Other. Now What?

You and Your Kids Can’t Stand Each Other. Now What?

I’m going to do my best not to: Lecture Repeat myself Judge you Here’s the process: We will begin with a few principles to remember throughout the meeting. Then we will take five minutes to write our answers to a few questions. When we’re done, we’ll come back and each person will have approximately three minutes to share their responses. …

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