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Keeping the peace in a time of...

Keeping the peace in a time of...

Editorial

Thu, May 28 2020

Bangladesh’s contribution to UN peacekeeping forces is a matter of great national pride

The global response must address the...

The global response must address the...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, May 8 2020

Globally, women make up 70% of the health workforce and have the majority of care-giving roles in homes...

Taming of the shrew

Taming of the shrew

Arpeeta Shams Mizan

Mon, May 4 2020

It is despairing to see the increased misogyny during the Covid-19 pandemic

Battling silent injustice amid the...

Battling silent injustice amid the...

Myat Moe Khaing

Mon, Apr 27 2020

How the lockdown is leading to surges in domestic violence worldwide

Those who keep the wheels turning

Those who keep the wheels turning

Editorial

Fri, Apr 3 2020

These men and women are putting their lives at risk every day

Abuse needs to be taken seriously

Abuse needs to be taken seriously

Anik Kabir

Thu, Mar 12 2020

Even when it happens to men

Giving women the recognition they are...

Giving women the recognition they are...

Amreeta Lethe Chowdhury

Sun, Mar 8 2020

Women’s Day will be important for as long as there is gender disparity in the world

Every country zindabad!

Every country zindabad!

Vivek Menezes

Thu, Feb 27 2020

Hatred in the name of nationalism only brings chaos 

No one wins with political attacks

No one wins with political attacks

Editorial

Thu, Jan 23 2020

We are gratified to note that the EC has ordered an investigation into the attack

Proof of our inhumanity

Proof of our inhumanity

Nadia Kabir Barb

Sat, Jan 18 2020

We need only look at the world around us to see the evidence of our immense capacity for inflicting...

A sad new year

A sad new year

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jan 18 2020

It has been a wretched start to 2020

Setting the agenda for 2020

Setting the agenda for 2020

Editorial

Wed, Jan 1 2020

This is an ambitious agenda, but one that is entirely within the scope of Bangladesh

For peace in the CHT

For peace in the CHT

Editorial

Sun, Dec 1 2019

We hope that the government and communities within the CHT continue to work together

Showcasing the power of women

Showcasing the power of women

D2

Sat, Nov 30 2019

Celebrating 100 years of Zonta  

‘Violence against women, girls deeply...

‘Violence against women, girls deeply...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Nov 27 2019

The Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, adopted at the UN’s Fourth World Conference on...

A matter of contagion

A matter of contagion

Anik Kabir

Wed, Nov 27 2019

We need zero tolerance for all kinds of sexual violence

Between the moderates and the...

Between the moderates and the...

Anik Kabir

Fri, Nov 22 2019

The Hong Kong protests are testing the patience of both

Hong Kong shopping mall clashes end...

Hong Kong shopping mall clashes end...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Nov 3 2019

Police said protesters had vandalised a restaurant after a peaceful chanting of slogans

Tell me no lies

Tell me no lies

Abak Hussain

Sun, Nov 3 2019

Bangladesh’s track record in treating journalists is shameful

40 killed as fresh protests engulf...

40 killed as fresh protests engulf...

World

Sat, Oct 26 2019

More than 2,000 people were injured nationwide

Over a million protesters demand Chile...

Over a million protesters demand Chile...

Latin America

Sat, Oct 26 2019

President Sebastian Pinera told the thronging masses that he had 'heard the message' in a post...