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    Behind Anglo-US war on Russia

    F William Engdahl | Updated at 12:00am on September 13, 2018

    PERHAPS they had a chance back during the Obama days when secretary of state Hillary Clinton proposed her amusing ‘Reset’ in USA-Russia relations to the new Medvedew Presidency following Putin’s rotation to the seat of prime minister in March 2009....

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    The tale of a wilful ignorance and illegal earth-filling

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 13, 2018

    Many real estate companies are involved in various forms of land grab, destruction of water bodies and wet lands under the nose of the authorities....

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    Govt failures to keep pledges compound educational scene

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 13, 2018

    THE government’s insincerity about many of the pledges, required to improve the education sector, that the ruling Awami League made in its election manifesto before the 2008 national elections,....

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    A note for prospective teachers

    Mahmuda Khatun | Updated at 12:00am on September 12, 2018

    AFTER teaching for almost two decades at a public university, I have decided to ask for forgiveness from my students those whom I advised relentlessly to study hard....

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    Netanyahu and Israel’s (in) security

    Paul Rogers | Updated at 12:00am on September 12, 2018

    THE previous column in this series looked at the Israeli government’s concern about the risk of the pro-Palestinian leader of Britain’s Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, winning a general election and becoming prime minister....

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    Politics of election or electoral politics?

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on September 12, 2018

    AS ELECTION time nears, uncertainty increases as well as confusion. We are not only confused about who stands for what but whether they seriously want an inclusive election or not....

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    Friends of republic against terrorist sympathisers

    Viktor Mikhin | Updated at 12:00am on September 12, 2018

    Recently, the armed forces of the Syrian Arab Republic have managed to secure the better part of all strategically important areas of the country....

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    Memories of 9/11

    Cesar Chelala | Updated at 12:00am on September 12, 2018

    I REMEMBER vividly the terrible day when our lives (our world) changed forever....

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    Defaulted loans soar riding on governance failures

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

    AN INCREASE by 20.23 per cent, or Tk Tk 150.37 billion, in defaulted loans in the banking sector in the first half of this year,....

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    Police harassment of road safety protesters must stop

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

    THAT police harassment against anyone judged by the incumbents as critical of the government has become the order of the day has been proved once again in the predicament of Mozammel Haque Chowdhury,...

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