President Vladimir Putin on Russian values, unity in diversity, Syria, and western policy and attitudes.
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‘The chant, and various antisemitic tropes which always grow out of it – involving hissing to represent gas and celebratory references to Auschwitz – exists far beyond White Hart Lane: at Chelsea, Arsenal, Millwall, West Ham, even at Ajax, in Amsterdam.’
‘Richard Dawkins is outspoken in denouncing religion. But what really drives him, he says, is the wonder, and truth, of Darwinism.’
India’s first baseline survey, done over four years by the volunteers of the People’s Linguistic Survey of India (PLSI), has identified 780 living languages and yielded rich data on a number of interesting questions. An interview that offers an overview of the findings of the ‘quick, non-hierarchical, public consultation and appraisal’: