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An inalienable right

An inalienable right

Editorial

Thu, Oct 31 2019

It is absolutely necessary for the RTI Act to work as it was intended

We need dissent for democracy

We need dissent for democracy

Anupam Debashis Roy

Tue, Oct 15 2019

We have moral obligations towards our people

Is social media good for

Is social media good for

Wasif Jamal Khan

Wed, Oct 2 2019

There are downsides, but ultimately social media strengthens the freedom of speech

Bad news for the news

Bad news for the news

Editorial

Fri, Sep 27 2019

The mandate of increasing the employees’ wages by 80%-85% is unsustainable

The majesty inherent in democracy

The majesty inherent in democracy

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Sep 26 2019

It speaks the voice of reason, it liberates the soul

Mall brawls and street fights as Hong...

Mall brawls and street fights as Hong...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 14 2019

The movement is the biggest challenge to China's rule since the city was handed back by Britain in...

Is this Cold War II?

Is this Cold War II?

Esam Sohail

Sat, Sep 14 2019

A resurgent Russia is bad news for the rest of the worl

The murder of Allende, the wounding...

The murder of Allende, the wounding...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Sep 12 2019

September 11 remains a long moment of undying shame 

The dog ate my democracy

The dog ate my democracy

Anupam Debashis Roy

Wed, Sep 4 2019

It is not our people, but our institutions that are at fault 

Power to the people

Power to the people

Mahmudur Rahman

Fri, Aug 23 2019

People are rising up to oppression and wrong-doing the world over

Everyone has the right to a fair...

Everyone has the right to a fair...

Umran Chowdhury

Wed, Jul 24 2019

Why human rights and civil liberties are essential for democracy

Democracy’s role in fighting climate...

Democracy’s role in fighting climate...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Thu, Jun 27 2019

How can governments develop climate strategies which build public support for action?

Survey: Democracy falls short for people...

Survey: Democracy falls short for people...

World

Tue, Jun 25 2019

‘Right now, the biggest risk for democracies is that the public no longer sees them as...

Trump delays mass deportation raids,...

Trump delays mass deportation raids,...

North America

Sun, Jun 23 2019

US House of Representatives' Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in Congress, asked Trump by phone...

Sudan’s resistance continues

Sudan’s resistance continues

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Jun 23 2019

Does the pro-democracy movement have the winning hand?

Press freedom must be defended

Press freedom must be defended

Editorial

Sun, Jun 9 2019

A country wishing to be seen as a successful democracy cannot afford to ignore the importance of a free...

Coming to terms with  the new Modi...

Coming to terms with the new Modi...

Sarwar Jahan Chowdhury

Mon, Jun 3 2019

And what it means for its neighbours

Hindutva’s heyday

Hindutva’s heyday

Partha S Ghosh

Wed, May 29 2019

Narendra Modi in his ‘divide, distract, and rule’ avatar

The rock that broke liberalism

The rock that broke liberalism

Shafiqur Rahman

Sat, May 25 2019

The rise of the right in India signals a fundamental shift in the people

Amar saffron Bangla

Amar saffron Bangla

Shoaib Daniyal

Fri, May 24 2019

Five reasons for the BJP’s surge in West Bengal 

‘Bangladesh is in an extremely difficult...

‘Bangladesh is in an extremely difficult...

Mazher Mir

Fri, May 17 2019

Mazher Mir talks to Steve Ross, a senior adviser and program director at the Richardson Center, about...