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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

Our world in ‘inverted commas’

Our world in ‘inverted commas’

SN Rasul

Thu, Dec 27 2018

When winning is not winning

Beyond the elections, a citizen’s...

Beyond the elections, a citizen’s...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Dec 26 2018

Expectations of democracy, secularism, nationalism, and socialism

The ultimate betrayal

The ultimate betrayal

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Fri, Dec 21 2018

Going back to the principles of democracy, secularism, nationalism

Enough of this charade

Enough of this charade

Esam Sohail

Fri, Dec 21 2018

How to save money and save lives

An economy for everybody

An economy for everybody

Editorial

Thu, Dec 20 2018

No matter who wins, the success of our democracy will be reliant on both parties working together

Only Bengalis … no majorities and...

Only Bengalis … no majorities and...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Dec 20 2018

Why a standalone ministry for religious minorities is a bad idea

Free and fair

Free and fair

Editorial

Mon, Dec 10 2018

No one wants to see Bangladesh’s democracy threatened

Celebrate and protect human rights

Celebrate and protect human rights

Editorial

Sun, Dec 9 2018

Bangladesh’s role in the Rohingya crisis no doubt serves as a symbol of hope for the world

Democracy’s new nemesis

Democracy’s new nemesis

Mahmudur Rahman

Wed, Dec 5 2018

We don’t listen to our children

Even if your voice shakes

Even if your voice shakes

Abak Hussain

Sat, Dec 1 2018

Young activists in Myanmar aren’t staying silent anymore

A season of discontent

A season of discontent

John Lloyd

Sat, Nov 24 2018

Democratic or authoritarian, nobody is trusting governments these days

Democracy vs development

Democracy vs development

Irfanul Alam Estiak

Tue, Nov 20 2018

They are not mutually exclusive

Fake news is bad news

Fake news is bad news

Editorial

Sun, Nov 18 2018

We have seen cyber-attacks and the proliferation of fake news make significant adverse impacts on other...

Some encouraging signs

Some encouraging signs

Editorial

Tue, Nov 13 2018

Broadening the tax base is absolutely vital for efficient governance

Creating spaces for discussion and...

Creating spaces for discussion and...

Editorial

Fri, Nov 9 2018

The last thing we wish to see is the space for free expression shrink

A dark chapter in our history

A dark chapter in our history

Editorial

Fri, Nov 2 2018

This was nothing short of an attack against our nation, and the values of democracy and freedom upon...

Crazy rich (in values) Asians

Crazy rich (in values) Asians

Asian values could pose a threat to Western hegemony

This is no way to protest

This is no way to protest

Editorial

Mon, Oct 29 2018

What makes this whole sham of a protest worse are the conditions which have led to the protest in the...

On the eve of a silent age

On the eve of a silent age

SN Rasul

Mon, Oct 29 2018

Words are no longer spoken, but chosen