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Sheikh Hasina’s 38th Homecoming Day...

Sheikh Hasina’s 38th Homecoming Day...

Politics

Thu, May 16 2019

The Awami League will arrange discussion meetings and an art exhibition at the Engineers Institute in...

In happy Bhutan, the PM is a doc on...

In happy Bhutan, the PM is a doc on...

South Asia

Thu, May 9 2019

But Tshering is no ordinary doctor. During the week, he also happens to be prime minister in the Himalayan...

Protester arrested for egg toss at Australia...

Protester arrested for egg toss at Australia...

World

Tue, May 7 2019

Police did not disclose the protester's name

Palestinian president appoints ally...

Palestinian president appoints ally...

Middle East

Sun, Mar 10 2019

Abbas asked Shtayyeh, a member of the central committee of the Palestinian president's Fatah...

Get all the chemicals out

Get all the chemicals out

Editorial

Fri, Mar 8 2019

Prioritizing human rights and safety does not have to come at the cost of development and progress

Thailand's junta chief says he will...

Thailand's junta chief says he will...

East Asia

Fri, Feb 8 2019

Prayuth, the army chief who seized power from a democratic government in a 2014 coup and made himself...

How much do ministers get paid?

How much do ministers get paid?

Government Affairs

Tue, Jan 8 2019

Medical expenses of ministers and their immediate family members and dependents are borne by the...

New 47-member cabinet takes oath

New cabinet takes oath

Government Affairs

Mon, Jan 7 2019

Sheikh Hasina has been sworn in as the prime minister for third consecutive term

Sheikh Hasina addresses rally in...

Sheikh Hasina addresses rally in...

Election

Sat, Dec 22 2018

The prime minister, also the Awami League president, reached Sylhet Satuday morning

Is AL headed for a comfortable

Is AL headed for a comfortable

Shah Ali Farhad

Fri, Dec 14 2018

By all estimates, the ruling party looks set for a third term

Is continuity necessary for...

Is continuity necessary for...

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Nov 12 2018

It is high time our thinking went beyond economic growth, towards a more equitable society 

PM inaugurates BGB’s Ramu headquarters,...

PM inaugurates BGB’s Ramu headquarters,...

Military Affairs

Thu, Nov 8 2018

The opening ceremony was held at BGB headquarters in Pilkhana, Dhaka

Sri Lanka's ousted PM: US, Japan freeze...

Sri Lanka's ousted PM: US, Japan freeze...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 4 2018

President Maithripala Sirisena fired him last month after months of tensions within the government and...

PM inaugurates 321 uplift schemes

PM inaugurates 321 uplift schemes

Development

Thu, Nov 1 2018

At the event, senior Awami League leader Mirza Azam gifted the PM with a locally-made muslin saree

PM: Courts to be set up in every jail...

PM: Courts to be set up in every jail...

Dhaka

Wed, Oct 24 2018

The government plans to involve prisoners in textile production by using handlooms and through other...

1971 and a bit of alternative...

1971 and a bit of alternative...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 19 2018

What if Bangabandhu had taken charge as Pakistan’s prime minister?

The accidental prime minister

The accidental prime minister

Moazzem Hossain

Mon, Aug 27 2018

Why is Australia changing prime ministers so frequently?

No Pakistani PM has lasted a whole term,...

No Pakistani PM has lasted a whole term,...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 25 2018

Heads of the Pakistani government have a tradition of never completing a full term

Pakistan parliament elects Imran Khan...

Pakistan parliament elects Imran Khan...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 17 2018

Imran Khan has secured 176 votes, while his rival, Shahbaz Sharif of the ousted Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz...

Pakistan's Imran Khan to be sworn in...

Pakistan's Imran Khan to be sworn in...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 10 2018

PTI emerged victorious in the July 25 elections, the country's second-ever democratic transition...

A time for calm

A time for calm

Editorial

Sat, Aug 4 2018

Getting off the streets and letting life go back to normal in no way means we are letting the government...