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    Is Euroland on verge of disintegration?

    by F William Engdahl | Updated at 12:14am on April 24, 2017

    THE decision last year by a majority of British voters to exit the European Union was more than a simple vote of the people...

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    US charging Julian Assange could put press freedom on trial

    by Andy Greenberg | Updated at 12:08am on April 24, 2017

    JULIAN Assange has made himself a difficult figure to love. The organisation he created, WikiLeaks, has spilled secrets that infuriate the right and, more recently, the left side of the political aisle...

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    An anonymous visit to a garment factory

    by Mahmudul H Sumon | Updated at 01:05am on April 24, 2017

    MY COLLEGE friend told me to tell his name at the factory gate. But the security officer wanted to talk to him directly (via my cell phone, of course!) and check my identity before allowing me to enter....

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 01:05am on April 24, 2017

    THE story of Mohiuddin Madhu did not end in 1968. His role as a freedom fighter on the diplomatic front is unforgettable. He joined the war of liberation during 1971 in London...

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    Flying the flag for science

    | Updated at 01:05am on April 24, 2017

    The March for Science held on Earth Day, which is ‘catalysed’ by the US president Donald Trump by way of people’s standing up against his deletion of all references to climate change from the official White House web site minutes after his inauguration...

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    Death of Romel Chakma unacceptable

    | Updated at 01:05am on April 24, 2017

    THE torture and custodial death of Romel Chakma, a HSC examinee and general secretary of Pahari Chatra Parishad’s Rangamati unit is indicative of a troubling development in the law and order situation in Chittagong Hill Tracts...

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    Hunger strike by Palestinian political prisoners

    | Updated at 01:05am on April 23, 2017

    FRIDAY saw fresh clashes across the occupied West Bank between Israeli security forces and Palestinians demonstrating in solidarity with the Freedom and Dignity hunger strike by Palestinian political prisoners...

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    The short answer: fight it!

    | Updated at 01:05am on April 23, 2017

    after 15 years of losing wars, spreading terror movements, and multiplying failed states across the Greater Middle East, America will fight the next versions of our ongoing wars...

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    Jonathan Pilger on USA’s coming war with China

    by Rahnuma Ahmed | Updated at 01:05am on April 23, 2017

    ‘The Coming War on China’ is a documentary made by the legendary investigative journalist and filmmaker Jonathan Pilger...

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    Failure to hold students’ union polls, keep off partisan line

    | Updated at 01:05am on April 23, 2017

    THE control of the Chhatra League, the student wing of the ruling Awami League, in the allotment of rooms in halls of residence for males in the University of Dhaka is disparaging and, at the same time, both worrying for the students and demeaning for the university administration...

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