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    The persecution of Julian Assange

    by Paul Craig Roberts | Updated at 12:05am on January 15, 2018

    THE persecution of Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks, is now seven years old...

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 12:05am on January 15, 2018

    EVERY place has its enduring attraction. Brahmanbaria is not unique in its magnetic charm as a township with a grand inheritance...

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    Iran crisis: what it is and what it’s not

    by Salman Rafi Sheikh | Updated at 12:05am on January 15, 2018

    WHAT was caused by basic economic concerns was deliberately projected by the mainstream western media as the ‘making of a rebellion’ and possible revolution in Iran against Iran’s Islamic leadership itself...

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    Professional overseas job market must be widened

    | Updated at 12:05am on January 15, 2018

    JOB opportunities abroad for Bangladeshi professionals declined in 2017...

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    Govt must better higher edn quality, mend other issues

    | Updated at 12:05am on January 15, 2018

    THE scope for higher education in Bangladesh has widened in that there are now 37 public universities, 15 of which were set up in the past one decade, and 95 private universities, a half of which were set up after 2007 with the first one being rolled out in 1992...

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    Civil society and the clampdown on freedoms

    | Updated at 12:05am on January 14, 2018

    AQUICK scan of news headlines reflects the repression of civic space of late, all over the globe: What’s behind the Bolivian government’s attack on NGOs?; ‘Spain’s freedom of speech repression is no joke’; Egypt’s NGO law aims to ‘erase civil society’;...

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    World War I : crime and punishment

    by Luciana Bohne | Updated at 12:05am on January 14, 2018

    IN 1887, Frederick Engels made a chilling prediction of the war that would come in 1914: ‘The only war left for Prussia-Germany to wage will be a world war, a world war, moreover of an extent of violence hitherto unimagined...

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    Triple talaq bill

    by AG Noorani | Updated at 12:05am on January 14, 2018

    IN THE debate on the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2017, one aspect of cardinal importance has been overlooked...

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    Syria fights for peace while China invites CIA into Silk Road project

    | Updated at 12:05am on January 14, 2018

    THE New Year holidays are over and all eyes are turned toward wondering what 2018 will bring us...

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    Public univs need to improve on education quality

    | Updated at 12:05am on January 14, 2018

    THE decline in the number of foreign students in public universities, while the number of such students are increasing in private universities, as New Age reported on Saturday, is concerning...

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