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President for life
You could love him or hate him, but there was no way you could ignore him if you had even a remote interest in Central Asia or the former Soviet Union. Saparmurat Atayevich Niyazov, Turkmenistan’s President for Life, “Turkmenbashi” or Father of all T...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
Goodbye to the ‘bad boy’
Sir — Shane Keith Warne’s decision to retire from international cricket shows that some cricketers ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
POISED TO TURN
Proper discussion of the internal developments within the Bharatiya Janata Party tends to get deflected by the party’s own rh...| Read.. 
 
TORN PAPER
For some time now Mr Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the president of Iran, has been specializing in high-strung rhetoric. Thus, his deb...| Read.. 
 
WORDCAGE
 
Games People Play
Bad news for lovers of English: the Scrabble-playing community is about to get a new, up-to-date list of all the English word...  | Read.. 
OPED
A problematic neighbour
The author is a former foreign secretary...  | Read.. 
 
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When we attend the funerals of our friends we grieve for them, but when we go to those of other people it is chiefly our own deaths that we mourn for. — GERALD BRENAN