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    Independent judiciary that is still dependent

    | Updated at 10:16pm on November 02, 2016

    THE independence of the judiciary, formally announced nine years ago, still failing to fully advantage the justice delivery system and justice dispensation is disparaging...

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    Between the devil and deep state

    by Tariq Khosa | Updated at 11:36pm on November 01, 2016

    THE devil’s disciples have descended on Balochistan with full force this year, their evil machinations on naked display in the gory games being played within the region’s strategic depths...

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    The pivot through Kabul

    by Shashank Joshi | Updated at 11:35pm on November 01, 2016

    ‘We have a wish list that we have put before the government of India,’ declared the then Afghan president, Hamid Karzai, on a visit to New Delhi in May 2013...

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    Brahmanbaria is not Gulshan

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 11:32pm on November 01, 2016

    THE area in which violence took place in Brahmanbaria is far away from Gulshan and no one significant lives there, certainly no foreigner or a cluster of apparel factory owners...

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    Climate (in)justice: significance of COP 22

    by Zeenat Masoodi | Updated at 11:24pm on November 01, 2016

    The Paris Agreement under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is one of the first international instruments to include the term ‘climate justice’...

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    South Asia’s war crisis heightens

    by Keith Jones | Updated at 11:18pm on November 01, 2016

    INDIA and Pakistan have intensified cross-border artillery and gunfire in recent days, causing mounting casualties among soldiers and villagers on both sides and bringing South Asia’s rival...

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    A look through portals to past

    | Updated at 11:18pm on November 01, 2016

    MUSEUM visits coming to rank low in the collective of the young people, as New Age weekly supplement Youth reported this week, is disquieting in that there has been a lack of awareness of the importance...

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    Deadly air pollution in cities

    | Updated at 11:14pm on November 01, 2016

    IT IS, indeed, alarming that more than 8,500 children die every year in the country from diseases caused by indoor air pollution as, according to a New Age report on Tuesday which referred...

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    Historic UN vote to negotiate a nuclear ban treaty in 2017

    | Updated at 10:43pm on October 31, 2016

    On October 27, the UN General Assembly’s Disarmament and Security Committee voted for negotiations in 2017 on a treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons...

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    Transitional justice needs to go beyond war-related accountability

    by Jehan Perera | Updated at 10:28pm on October 31, 2016

    PRESIDENT Maithripala Sirisena addressing the Armed Forces ‘Gallantry Awards 2016’ in the past week said that certain media organisations, journalists, non-governmental organisations...