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“Artists and art use new concepts and materials”

Young artists are bringing new ideas to India’s arts scene, writes Mridul Upadhyay, 23, a Commonwealth Correspondent from New Delhi in India, as he explores the works of four creative young peo... Read more

17.02.15

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“Children show our smile is stronger than your guns”

The survivors of a horrific school attack have returned to their classrooms in an inspiring display of courage and commitment, writes Summaya Afaq, 23, a Correspondent from Karachi, Pakistan. It has ... Read more

28.01.15

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“Political crisis needs to be resolved with dialogue”

Bangladesh is at a crisis point, writes Atikul Islam, 24, a Correspondent from Bogra in Bangladesh, who argues in favour of pragmatic negotiations to end the impasse and a crippling round of blockades... Read more

28.01.15

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“Election shows that Sri Lanka stands for democracy”

Sri Lanka changed presidents in an election that Indooshan Shanthakumaran, 25, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Colombo in Sri Lanka, argues will confirm the country’s democratic reputation. T... Read more

22.01.15

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“Skin in the game changes perspective – and trust”

Practicing what you preach is an essential component of building trust, writes Bernard Lim, 20, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Singapore, who argues in favour of challenging those who fall short of... Read more

15.01.15

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