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Straight Talk: We can't say we haven't...

We can't say we haven't been

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 1 2021

Covid-19 is here in a serious way, and unless we all do everything we can to combat its spread, the devastation...

World Population Day: What would an...

What would an evenly populated world...

World

Sun, Jul 11 2021

'We have roughly 2% of the world's population squeezed into 0.1 of the landmass'

Straight Talk: The world's greatest...

The world's greatest democracy...

South Asia

Tue, May 4 2021

At the end of the day, for all its ills, the BJP chose to fight the election and not steal it

Holding our heads up high

Holding our heads up high

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 26 2021

When you look at how far we have come from the devastated land that nonetheless had the courage and self-respect...

A modest proposal to reform the

A modest proposal to reform the

Bangladesh

Sat, Feb 27 2021

The worst aspect of the DSA is that 14 of the 20 causes of action contemplated by it are non-bailable,...

News Analysis: Poetic justice in...

Poetic justice in Myanmar?

World

Mon, Feb 1 2021

Not only has she dismissed and denied the rights of the Rohingya, she has gone as far as to downplay...

News Analysis: President Joe Biden may...

Biden may just be the right man at the...

North America

Thu, Jan 21 2021

America needs a president who  believes in America and the American people and believes that America...

Our long international nightmare is...

Our long international nightmare is...

North America

Wed, Jan 20 2021

The unique threat Donald J Trump posed, both to the US and to the wider world, makes the accession of...

NEW YEAR, FRESH ENERGY

NEW YEAR, FRESH ENERGY

Business

Fri, Jan 1 2021

EDITOR’S NOTE

News Analysis: Biden won by not...

News Analysis: Biden won by not...

World

Wed, Sep 30 2020

Biden looked composed and in command of the facts. He did not back down and he did not get bullied. It...

A man for all Bangladeshis

A man for all Bangladeshis

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 14 2020

Bangabandhu was famously gracious and forgiving, always going the extra mile to reach out to his erstwhile...

‘Bangladeshis should be proud of their...

‘Bangladeshis should be proud of their...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, May 28 2020

May 29 is the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers. On this day we pay tribute to the invaluable...

News Analysis: What do the numbers tell...

News Analysis: What do the numbers tell...

Coronavirus

Tue, May 26 2020

With many countries around the world starting to lift their lockdowns and gradually easing back to business...

Unknown unknowns

Unknown unknowns

Coronavirus

Wed, May 6 2020

The truth is we still know next to nothing about the Covid-19 crisis and how it will play out in...

‘Democracies deal with crisis better...

‘Democracies deal with crisis better...

World

Thu, Apr 16 2020

Secretary of State makes the case for US global leadership during the current crisis, is strongly critical...

News Analysis: What does our Covid-19...

News Analysis: What does our Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Fri, Apr 10 2020

Bangladesh has seen a rapid rise in coronavirus cases in April

News Analysis: What impact will Soleimani...

News Analysis: What impact will Soleimani...

Zafar Sobhan

Tue, Jan 7 2020

However, there is one additional consequence of the Soleimani assassination

News Analysis: Will Soleimani killing...

News Analysis: Will Soleimani killing...

Zafar Sobhan

Sun, Jan 5 2020

This single act of rashness may be the step too far for the rest of the world to contemplate with...

A day of national tragedy

A day of national tragedy

Atikur Rahman

Thu, Aug 15 2019

This story is being republished on account of National Mourning Day