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    Incumbents incapable of holding fair polls any more

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 01, 2018

    THE way mayoral elections in three cities ended on Monday, it appears that the apple did not fall far from the tree....

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    Minister’s remark trivialises traffic safety concern

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 31, 2018

    RECKLESS driving killed two more young lives in Dhaka. Two students of Shaheed Ramij Uddin Cantonment College, as reported in New Age on Monday, were killed and 12 other students were injured in a road accident on Sunday...

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    Medical waste management crucial to a liveable city

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 31, 2018

    THE High Court’s directive to the government on Sunday to create a separate Medical Waste Management Authority in each division by October 4 is welcome. ...

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    Compensation for plane crash victims under aviation law

    Tasmiah Nuhiya Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on July 31, 2018

    IN MARCH 2018, we went through a horrifying day which many people see as the largest ever passenger aircraft tragedy in the history of Bangladesh....

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    Managing expectations

    by Umair Javed | Updated at 12:05am on July 31, 2018

    IMRAN Khan’s victory declaration laid out the broad contours of his party’s agenda in office over the next five years. Parts of it were encouraging in so far as they signalled a verbal departure from the vitriol that had marked the PTI’s electoral campaign, especially over the last three months. One hopes this trend continues beyond the course of one 15-minute long speech....

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    Liberation War of Bangladesh: Actions, reactions and inactions of foreign powers – XXII

    Nurul Kabir | Updated at 12:05am on July 31, 2018

    SIDE by side with the ordinary Indians, people of many other countries across the world had helped in Bangladesh’s independence struggle in different forms, and to varying degrees, for which the people of Bangladesh have genuine reasons to feel indebted to....

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    Are we about to witness the last battle of the Syrian war?

    Robert Fisk | Updated at 12:05am on July 31, 2018

    WILL it be the last battle? For three years, Idlib has been the dumping ground for all of Syria’s retreating Islamist militias, the final redoubt of every combatant who has chosen to fight on, rather than surrender to the Syrian army and the Russian air force — and to Hezbollah and, to a far smaller degree, the Iranians....

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    Liberation War of Bangladesh: Actions, reactions and inactions of foreign powers – XXI

    Nurul Kabir | Updated at 12:00am on July 30, 2018

    NEVERTHELESS, in the evening of December 15, writes Kader Siddik, ‘two thousand and eight hundred Indian soldiers, two thousand members of the regular Mukti Bahini and three thousand guerrilla fighters of the Kaderia Bahini began their joint campaign from Tangail towards Dhaka’....

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    Ecuador’s case for Assange asylum stronger than ever

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 30, 2018

    AS ECUADORIAN president Lenin Moreno visited the United Kingdom this week, there was much speculation as to whether Ecuador would continue to protect Julian Assange....

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 30, 2018

    INDIA had to do something to end what it perceived as a situation of its gradual political and diplomatic isolation....

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