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Democracy Index 2019: Bangladesh moves...

Democracy Index 2019: Bangladesh moves...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 22 2020

Despite the gains, Bangladesh has been classified as a hybrid regime and lags behind neighboring...

A new decade, a new democracy

A new decade, a new democracy

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Fri, Jan 17 2020

A time to rejuvenate the ideals enshrined in the constitution

The thirst for absolute power

The thirst for absolute power

Forrest Cookson

Tue, Jan 7 2020

Can the president use his office to improperly deal with his political opponents? 

For peace in the CHT

For peace in the CHT

Editorial

Sun, Dec 1 2019

We hope that the government and communities within the CHT continue to work together

Democracy alone will not save us

Democracy alone will not save us

Anupam Debashis Roy

Wed, Nov 20 2019

We need the politics of love

What’s next for Bolivia?

What’s next for Bolivia?

Anik Kabir

Thu, Nov 14 2019

Understanding Bolivia after Evo Morales

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?