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    Mooting: putting education into practice

    by Saira Rahman Khan | Updated at 01:05am on March 30, 2017

    GOOD lawyers are not only a bunch of brainy swots with a penchant for debate and a good verbal fight...

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    Public enemies of world truth

    by Phil Butler | Updated at 01:05am on March 30, 2017

    WHY can’t 21st century media just report news and separate opinion? Maybe straight news that allows readers, viewers, and listeners to discern the truth is just inefficient...

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    The west is becoming irrelevant

    by Andé Vltchek | Updated at 01:05am on March 30, 2017

    I was recently told by an Asian friend of mine who is working in Paris: ‘Lately I stopped following almost all that is happening politically in the United States, in the UK and even here in France...

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    Critical thinking to saffron thinking

    by T Navin | Updated at 01:05am on March 30, 2017

    FOR the proponents of Hindu rashtra, the university and academic spaces acquire importance for the propagation of the concept of Hindu rashtra...

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    Adherence, oversight needed to make law meaningful

    | Updated at 01:05am on March 29, 2017

    THE draft of the Road Transport Bill 2017, as approved in principle by the cabinet on Monday, stipulating a mandatory educational qualification up to Class VII for obtaining driver’s licences and doubling the imprisonment tenure for driving motor vehicles...

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    Controversial United Airways loan proposal

    | Updated at 01:05am on March 29, 2017

    ONE indeed has reasons to be concerned about the fact that United Airways (Bangladesh) Limited lobbies hard to get Tk 300 crore in loans from state-owned Agrani Bank...

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    Challenging conventional discourse of ‘expat’ and ‘immigrant’

    by Navid Zarrinnal | Updated at 01:05am on March 29, 2017

    AS A middle-class Iranian citizen, I imagined the United States to be a desirable destination for new beginnings, despite many years of revolutionary propaganda against the imperial power...

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    The Hindi-Hindu-Hindustan ideology in India

    by Garga Chatterjee | Updated at 01:05am on March 29, 2017

    YOGI Adityanath, a radical Hindu ‘monk’ and a long time veteran in the politics of communal hatred, has been elected as the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, the largest state of the Indian Union...