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OP-ED: A battle too important to...

OP-ED: A battle too important to...

Mahde Hassan

Mon, Oct 19 2020

Forget the politics -- it's time to create a nation free of sexual violence

Infographic: Ardern’s key leadership...

Infographic: Ardern’s key leadership...

Oceania

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Jacinda Ardern’s first term in office has been challenging but her leadership style under crisis...

OP-ED: Who owns the world  and who merely...

OP-ED: Who owns the world and who merely...

Zaha Chowdhury

Sun, Oct 11 2020

Women’s occupation of public spaces should be a priority for Bangladesh 

OP-ED: The countdown to...

OP-ED: The countdown to...

Nafis Shahriar

Sat, Oct 3 2020

Despite what happens in November, the US may be beyond repair

ED: BCL needs to police its ranks

ED: BCL needs to police its ranks

Editorial

Mon, Sep 28 2020

The lack of action has merely emboldened the perpetrators

Malaysian PM faces major test in state...

Malaysian PM faces major test in state...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 26 2020

Despite taking power without a democratic vote, Muhyiddin has won praise for his government's handling...

Lebanon's PM-designate steps down in...

Lebanon's PM-designate steps down

Middle East

Sat, Sep 26 2020

Adib had sought to form a government of specialists in a nation where power is shared between Muslims...

Taiwan's armed forces strain in undeclared...

Taiwan's armed forces strain with China...

East Asia

Sat, Sep 26 2020

The USA  approved an $8 billion sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, a deal that would bringing...

OP-ED: Japan takes a break?

OP-ED: Japan takes a break?

Forrest Cookson

Fri, Sep 25 2020

Why Suga may be just the prime minister Japan needs

India to hold election in Bihar amid...

India to hold election in Bihar amid...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 25 2020

Bihar has reported more than 174,000 Covid-19 cases and 878 deaths

Enough is enough: China attacks US at...

China attacks US at Security...

World

Fri, Sep 25 2020

Trump in his speech had demanded action against China for spreading the ‘plague’ of Covid-19...

Pompeo to show support for Greece amid...

Pompeo to show support for Greece amid...

Europe

Fri, Sep 25 2020

Pompeo earlier this month also discussed the row on a visit to Cyprus, the majority-Greek island whose...

Seoul: N Korea shot dead defector from...

N Korea shot dead defector from South...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Pyongyang has closed its borders and declared an emergency to try to protect itself against the Covid-19...

OP-ED: Caricatures of society

OP-ED: Caricatures of society

Mahmudur Rahman

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Organized crime is a tool used by regimes the world over

ED: A bubble that would do more harm...

ED: A bubble that would do more harm...

Editorial

Mon, Sep 21 2020

At a time like this, a travel bubble would be unwise, and could put lives at risk

OP-ED: Where will Japan go from...

OP-ED: Where will Japan go from...

SM Ali Reza

Sat, Sep 19 2020

What to expect from Yoshihide Suga

Taiwan scrambles fighters as Chinese...

Taiwan scrambles fighters as Chinese...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 19 2020

China's widely read state-backed tabloid the Global Times, said that Friday's drills were a rehearsal...

Trump seeks to shore up military support...

Trump seeks to shore up military support...

North America

Sat, Sep 19 2020

North Carolina has a number of military bases, and the president's rally in Fayetteville is near...

Somalia names new PM, announces plan...

Somalia names new PM, announces plan...

Africa

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The UN had described the pursuit of one-person, one-vote elections as a ‘historic milestone’...

China begins military drills as US official...

China begins military drills as US official...

East Asia

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The USA only has official ties with China, not Taiwan, though is the island's main arms supplier...

OP-ED: From the Vienna Congress to the...

OP-ED: From the Vienna Congress to the...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 16 2020

How the UK prime minister’s move may undermine respect for the nation abroad