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    Is Paris 2015 already underwater?

    Robert Hunziker | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    THE Paris Agreement of 2015 remarkably brought together all of the nations of the world, except for the United States after Trump cancelled,....

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    Seeking a managed exit

    Rakesh Sood  | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    AFGHANISTAN president Ashraf Ghani was in New Delhi on September 19 for a day-long working visit.

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    Will there ever be justice for the Rohingyas?

    Arshad Khan | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    THERE is an image engraved in our minds of a stoic, reserved, elegant Aung San Suu Kyi unbending in her struggle against Burma’s generals for democracy, and we assumed for human rights....

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    Studies must take precedence in student volunteers’ life

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    IT IS not surprising that student volunteers, fielded to help to control city traffic, find themselves helpless as vehicle drivers and pedestrians hardly heed their polite requests to follow traffic rules....

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    Govt mustn’t use police to suppress political opponents

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    THE police on Thursday foiled a procession that the Left Democratic Alliance brought out, from the National Press Club headed for the Election Commission, to push for the demands which mainly include free and fair national elections....

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    Govt must purge Digital Security Bill of coercive sections

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2018

    THE passage of the Digital Security Bill 2018 in the parliament, especially with eight sections that society at large has been opposed to since the bill came up for discussion early April...

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    Symptom of a partisan police administration

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2018

    THE three photographs that New Age printed on its front page on Thursday, show the police trying to control Chhatra League activists from fighting during a clash between two factions of the organisation’s Chittagong Government College unit...

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    Of a civil service promotion examination

    by Gazi Mizanur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2018

    BANGLADESH civil service officers now have only one examination to take after they are taken into a service. This examination is known as senior scale examination which is composed of three subjects — Bangladesh and current affairs, rules and laws applicable to all government offices, and rules and laws for respective cadres...

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    The failure of liberalism

    by Deena Stryker | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2018

    THE growing interest in and acceptance of socialist ideas in the United States with a hundred year time lag has engendered a desperate attempt to fit the political centre into the new equation in a way that preserves its self-declared superiority....

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    Climate resilience to halt rise in hunger

    José Graziano da Silva | Updated at 12:05am on September 21, 2018

    The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations and UN partner agencies such as IFAD, UNICEF, WFP and WHO, have just published the 2018 edition of The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World....

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