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    Lesson for Muslims coping with Ayodhya

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    SHOULD the Supreme Court verdict enable the building of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, Muslim fears about the security of mosques in Kashi and the Idgah in Mathura would appear to have been taken care of by...

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    Final, complete list of freedom fighters still sorely missing

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    THE preparation of a comprehensive, final list of freedom fighters appears to have run into problems because of, as freedom fighters seek to say, wrong policies and frequent changes in decisions by the...

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    Extortion major obstacle to hawkers’ rehabilitation

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    GOVERNMENT efforts to contain extortion seem to have failed as certain quarters are reported to be extorting at least Tk 100 crore a month from hawkers on the footpath and about Tk 12 crore a month from...

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    IMF douses financial fires with gasoline

    by Vijay Prashad | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2019

    QUITO’S streets tremble between aspiration and repression; the smell of tear gas and the shouts for freedom reverberating in equal measure from one part of...

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    British empire legacy lurks behind today’s headlines

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2019

    From Brexit’s threat to resurrect hard borders in Ireland to the ongoing unrest in Hong Kong, John Wight reviews an array of global crises rooted...

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    How to get the balance right

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2019

    Innovative approach to business involves embracing a culture where employees are encouraged to fail fast to enable them to learn quickly so that they fix...

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    Israel prepares to turn bedouin citizens into refugees

    by Jonathan Cook | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2019

    THE decades-long struggle by tens of thousands of Israelis against being uprooted from their homes — some for the second or third time — should...

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    Govt must rethink Golden rice release decision

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2019

    THE objection that experts and food safety campaigners have raised to Golden rice, the variety which is said to be rich in Vitamin A, converted...

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    Public universities must purge halls of any ‘torture cells’

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 19, 2019

    PUBLIC universities coming to have said that they are yet to get, which can be construed as ‘are still waiting for’, any government directive to...

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    After Khashoggi, nowhere is safe for dissent

    by Can Ture | Updated at 12:00am on October 18, 2019

    APART from breach of diplomatic immunity, the Jamal Khashoggi episode has reminded us of one more thing: The longstanding but recently rising phenomenon of extra-territorial...

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