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Minorities key to national reconciliation in Sri Lanka

This month the unthinkable happened in Sri Lanka. One of the most autocratic leaders in the country’s post-independence history, Mahinda Rajapaksa, was defeated in democratic elections, and this was done...

Bangkok airport taxi driver boycotts Japanese passengers

At least one taxi driver at Bangkok’s main airport is apparently boycotting Japanese passengers. A picture widely circulated on social media shows a sign in a taxi window in Thai,...