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Is Iran pursuing the breakup of the...

Is Iran pursuing the breakup of the...

Azeem Ibrahim

Sun, Sep 9 2018

Fomenting dissent in other nations is the new normal in geo-political conduct

Multiple fatalities in shooting at video...

Multiple fatalities in another mass...

North America

Mon, Aug 27 2018

At least four people have been killed, while at least 10 injured, according to local media reports

US threatens more Turkey sanctions if...

US threatens more Turkey sanctions if...

North America

Fri, Aug 17 2018

Deepening a spat that has rattled financial markets and threated to split a long-standing defense and...

The bipartisan backlash

The bipartisan backlash

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Jul 28 2018

Time for some soul-searching for White House officials

N Korea, US at odds over path to...

N Korea, US at odds over path to...

World

Thu, Jul 26 2018

In June, US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un signed a statement saying they...

New USAID Mission Director Derrick Brown...

New USAID mission director arrives in...

Development

Tue, Jul 17 2018

Brown has more than 28 years of development experience

Beware of false friends

Beware of false friends

Forrest Cookson

Tue, Jul 17 2018

The US’s relationship with Israel was not always as rosy as it is now

Who is the winner in Trump’s latest...

Who is the winner in Trump’s latest...

Ziauddin Choudhury

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Whether NATO has outlived its utility is not an issue for Trump to decide

Are Western armies losing their...

Are Western armies losing their...

Peter Apps

Wed, Jul 11 2018

Military technologies once only in the hands of the US are now more widespread

Trump suggests China might be interfering...

Trump suggests China might be interfering...

World

Tue, Jul 10 2018

Following the June 12 Trump-Kim summit, the US president had said that North Korea was no longer a nuclear...

Friends in need

Friends in need

Rajeev Ahmed

Mon, Jul 2 2018

Despite the postponement of the 2+2 talks, the US and India need each other

Are American values fading?

Are American values fading?

Opinion

Sat, Jun 30 2018

The US may be losing its moral authority in the eyes of the world

The travel ban stays

The travel ban stays

Opinion

Fri, Jun 29 2018

The US Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision is but a sample of the country’s divide

Vietnam becomes connected

Vietnam becomes connected

Mazher Mir

Mon, Jun 25 2018

Is Vietnam at a crossroads between cyber security and right to privacy?

On World Refugee Day

On World Refugee Day

Marcia Bernicat

Wed, Jun 20 2018

Bangladesh stands out as a beacon of hope and inspiration

‘The demographic tsunami in the region...

‘The demographic tsunami in the region...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, May 25 2018

The following is the first of a two-part English translation of HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal’s...

Will it ever end?

Will it ever end?

Ziauddin Choudhury

Thu, May 17 2018

The Middle East is a powder keg which could burst any time

North Korea suspends talks with South...

North Korea suspends talks with South...

Asia Pacific

Wed, May 16 2018

The meeting was due to focus on plans to implement a declaration including promises to formally end the...

Keeping the faith

Keeping the faith

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, May 13 2018

North Korea is challenging the world’s preconceptions

Top Trump aide says protected immigrants...

Top Trump aide says protected immigrants...

North America

Fri, May 11 2018

The Trump administration, under the US Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen, has moved to...

Bangladesh takes over global denim...

Bangladesh takes over global denim...

Special

Tue, May 8 2018

As of now, Bangladesh is the largest exporter of denim products to Europe with a 27% market share topping...