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    When Russia threatens by sea, may be intelligence can prevail?

    by Phil Butler | Updated at 11:31pm on November 02, 2016

    HYSTERICS are the western leadership’s most effective weapons against imaginary Russian foes. Or are imaginary Russian foes the cause of idiotic hysterics...

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    Habitat III: leaving no one behind

    | Updated at 11:20pm on November 02, 2016

    IN CITIES across the world, the dramatic increase in forced and market-driven evictions disproportionately affects the urban poor...

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    Indira Gandhi’s many battles

    | Updated at 11:19pm on November 02, 2016

    In Indira Gandhi’s arithmetic, Muslims and Dalits formed a bulwark of the pyramid called the Congress with the Brahmins and Rajputs bringing up the apex...

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    EIA in development

    | Updated at 11:17pm on November 02, 2016

    Environmental impact assessment should be mandatorily conducted by the implementing authorities for all projects, not just industrial ones...

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    No more apathy to crimes against women, children

    | Updated at 11:16pm on November 02, 2016

    The police release on increase in violence against women and children in July–September, when 1,612 cases were reported every month, compared with the April–June figures...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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’...