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Going nowhere fast

Going nowhere fast

How a third-party mediator could break the UK’s parliamentary impasse on Brexit

Is Bangladesh on the cusp of electing...

The first transgender MP?

Politics

Wed, Jan 16 2019

The MPs elected to the parliament during the polls will vote among themselves to elect the 50 reserved...

12 female contenders vying for 2 reserved...

12 female contenders vying for 2 reserved...

Election

Mon, Jan 14 2019

Awami League leadership says it will prioritize selecting new candidates

Khaleda to court: Opposition can exist...

Khaleda to court: Opposition can exist...

Politics

Sun, Jan 13 2019

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir was also present at that time and he talked with Khaleda...

Awami League to distribute reserved...

AL to distribute reserved seat nomination...

Politics

Sat, Jan 12 2019

The forms will be available at the party chief’s political office at Dhanmondi

PM urges BNP MPs to join

PM urges BNP MPs to join

Politics

Sat, Jan 12 2019

She says Awami League has made it clear in the last 10 years that their sole objective is to serve the...

Democracy -- a many splendoured...

Democracy -- a many splendoured...

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Jan 10 2019

There’s hope for the unicameral parliament we have

Welcoming the new cabinet

Welcoming the new cabinet

Opinion

Mon, Jan 7 2019

Cooperation will remain key in the future, as Bangladesh has tough and diverse and difficult challenges...

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

Dr Kamal: Gono Forum MPs may join...

Dr Kamal: Gono Forum MPs may join...

Politics

Sat, Jan 5 2019

He says the party will discuss the matter and decide soon

The numbers don’t lie

The numbers don’t lie

Moin Ghani

Fri, Jan 4 2019

The results of the 2018 general elections are hardly surprising

Working together for a common

Working together for a common

Editorial

Fri, Jan 4 2019

Moving forward, coordination, cooperation, and planning will remain key to Bangladesh’s continued...

Women in the political process

Women in the political process

Tribune Editorial

Wed, Jan 2 2019

The electoral field may now be getting more gender balanced, and that is a good sign for the future

JaPa yet to decide on role in...

JaPa yet to decide on role in...

Parliament

Wed, Jan 2 2019

The party will meet with partners in the Grand Alliance regarding the matter on Thursday, after elected...

Inu: Lawmakers will be sworn in on...

Inu: MPs to be sworn in on

Election

Tue, Jan 1 2019

The information minister says the gazette notification will be issued on January 2

We need more women in parliament

We need more women in parliament

Editorial

Wed, Dec 12 2018

Our political process needs to not only increase the representation of women in parliament, but allow...

We need more women

We need more women

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Dec 10 2018

More female voters can lead to more prospective female parliamentarians

The prolonged torture that is...

The prolonged torture that is...

John Lloyd

Mon, Nov 19 2018

The UK is being shredded bit by bit

Sri Lanka grinds to political halt amid...

Sri Lanka grinds to political halt amid...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 15 2018

Parliament passed the no-confidence motion against recently appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa...

Narcotics Control Bill passed with death...

Death penalty for dealing yaba

Parliament

Sat, Oct 27 2018

The stern punishments have been proposed as yaba has spread across Bangladesh on a massive scale in recent...

PM: Nobody in the country will remain...

PM: Nobody in the country will remain...

Parliament

Thu, Oct 25 2018

She delineated the government’s work to mitigate the housing crisis