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Are we ready for bicameralism?

Are we ready for bicameralism?

Nafiz Ahmed

Sun, Feb 17 2019

As times change, so do our needs as a democracy

Zero tolerance for communal...

Zero tolerance for communal...

Editorial

Thu, Feb 14 2019

It is a duty of the state and law enforcement to ensure the rights of every single individual, regardless...

US congressional committee urges action...

US congressional committee urges action...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Foreign Ministry is informed about the matter and the top brass is considering next course of action,...

A true culture of democracy

A true culture of democracy

Farzana Begum

Fri, Feb 8 2019

What is the role of political parties and civil society in upholding these values?

Dr Kamal to people: Force government...

Dr Kamal to people: Force government...

Politics

Sun, Feb 3 2019

He asks the opposition parties to follow the constitution instead of always finding faults in the activities...

Fakhrul: Losing democracy and rights...

Fakhrul: Losing democracy and rights...

Politics

Sat, Feb 2 2019

He made the statement while addressing a discussion meeting at the National Press Club in Dhaka on...

Democracy, development, and denial

Democracy, development, and denial

Sheikh Nahid Neazy

Tue, Jan 22 2019

Elections cannot guarantee democracy -- good governance must be ensured

Fakhrul: Democracy defeated in 11th...

Fakhrul: Democracy defeated in 11th...

Politics

Sat, Jan 19 2019

He added that the BNP will continue to engage in movements

What we can hope for

What we can hope for

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Thu, Jan 10 2019

The new cabinet promises change -- for the better

Democracy -- a many splendoured...

Democracy -- a many splendoured...

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Jan 10 2019

There’s hope for the unicameral parliament we have

Bangladesh rises four notches on Democracy...

Bangladesh rises four notches on Democracy...

Nation

Wed, Jan 9 2019

As per the EIU’s finding, Asia recorded the highest improvement in its score out of any

The reality of voter participation

The reality of voter participation

Ziauddin Choudhury

Mon, Jan 7 2019

Voting percentages are a measure of people’s engagement with the democratic process

Rethinking BJP’s future

Rethinking BJP’s future

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Jan 6 2019

Is Congress making a comeback? 

Pompeo, Brazil's new government target...

Pompeo, Brazil's new government target...

Latin America

Thu, Jan 3 2019

Pompeo gave no details of how Washington plans to step up pressure for democratic change in Venezuela,...

The two F’s of democracy

The two F’s of democracy

Moazzem Hossain

Mon, Dec 31 2018

Where do the floating and first-time voters stand?

A people’s republic

A people’s republic

Jyoti Rahman

Sun, Dec 30 2018

History does not need to repeat

Realizing Bangabandhu’s dream

Realizing Bangabandhu’s dream

Moazzem Hossain

Sun, Dec 30 2018

To realize this dream, the country needs visionaries and statesmen

Democracy vs development

Democracy vs development

Shafiqur Rahman

Sat, Dec 29 2018

The two go hand in hand

Let peace prevail

Let peace prevail

Editorial

Fri, Dec 28 2018

No matter who wins, it is up to the other side to accept the outcome

Election dreams and the New Year

Election dreams and the New Year

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Dec 28 2018

The people expect big changes from whoever is elected

What we all want

What we all want

Editorial

Thu, Dec 27 2018

There is reason to remain hopeful that the two sides may eventually find common ground