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    Bourgeois democracy faces threat from within

    by Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 10:10pm on January 16, 2017

    Bourgeois democracy is facing threat from within. It is the perception of the world elite...

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    Notes on labour movement: Egypt in 2016

    by Nehal Amer | Updated at 10:05pm on January 16, 2017

    ON THE morning of September 24, 2014, 48-year-old transport worker Farag Rizk was found dead...

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    Eight and a half rogue states

    | Updated at 10:05pm on January 16, 2017

    WHEN Theresa May presented to parliament the case for renewing the state’s nuclear forces in July 2016, she was asked directly by a Scottish MP whether she would be prepared to order a nuclear attack...

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 09:55pm on January 16, 2017

    IN OCTOBER, 1967 as I was bound for Lahore in a PIA flight from Dhaka, one phase of my working life ended...

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    Integrated factory inspection system is promising

    | Updated at 09:55pm on January 16, 2017

    IN THE aftermath of deadly fires at industries other than readymade garment factories, the government initiative to develop and implement an integrated factory inspection system is a promising move...

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    Readiness to do battle with the cold wave

    | Updated at 09:45pm on January 16, 2017

    COLD wave, with the mercury dropping, since January 11, to 5 degrees Celsius, on Saturday, in Panchagarh and Kurigram, has started affecting normal life, severely in in the north and badly almost everywhere, as New Age reported on Sunday...

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    Had cadmium ever glowed so red?

    by Shahidul Alam | Updated at 10:00pm on January 15, 2017

    I’D PRETTY much perfected the art. I’d go down to the newest library I could find. Become a member as quickly as I could, and armed with my new membership card head straight to section 770, the magical number for photography at UK public libraries...

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    The entire world is ‘fake news’

    by Andre Vltchek | Updated at 09:55pm on January 15, 2017

    IMPERIALIST demagogues, as well as religious fanatics, are known to live in their grotesque realities. They erect huge sand castles, invent mascots, and bombard the public relentlessly with self-promoting messages...

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    China, Russia to counter US anti-missile systems in Asia

    by Peter Symonds | Updated at 09:50pm on January 15, 2017

    CHINA and Russia have agreed to take unspecified ‘countermeasures’ against US plans to install a sophisticated anti-ballistic missile system in South Korea...

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    Western intelligence on sixes and sevens

    by Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 09:50pm on January 15, 2017

    PARDON my naiveté, but I cannot for the life of me, comprehend why the entire US establishment, with the Intelligence Community in the vanguard, is in convulsions about the alleged Russian efforts to hack into the US elections which brought Donald Trump to power...