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    Ekushey narrative gone missing on Urdu

    by Abu Jar M Akkas | Updated at 01:10am on February 21, 2017

    THIS is how the poem ends. This is how the protest, in Urdu, begins — a protest against the resolve of the rulers from the...

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    The day Britain died

    by Gerry Hassan | Updated at 01:15am on February 20, 2017

    LAST week a Rubicon was crossed as the House of Commons voted 494 to 122 — a government majority of 372 — to give a...

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    Is there a glimmer of hope in a dysfunctional world?

    by Habib Siddiqui | Updated at 12:10am on February 20, 2017

    THE USA is in a disarray or so it seems these days with the POTUS attacking the media. On Thursday Trump said that the media...

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    Pakistan-UAE through lens of Modi’s policy in Mideast

    by Natalya Zamarayeva | Updated at 10:05pm on February 20, 2017

    CROWN Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, deputy commander-in-chief of the UAE armed forces, visited India between January 26–28...

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 10:05pm on February 20, 2017

    THE history of the in-built stress and tension in the relationship between West and East Pakistan is well-documented....

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    Bangla keno kothin lage?

    | Updated at 04:59pm on February 19, 2017

    Despite Bengali being the mother tongue for majority students in high school and colleges, they often referred to Bengali as kothin (difficult) language. Talking to...

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    Lanka regime whips up hysteria over alleged

    | Updated at 09:40pm on February 19, 2017

    THE law-and-order, anti-Tamil hysteria whipped up by the Sri Lankan ruling elite over the alleged assassination attempt against Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian M Sumanthiran has...

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    The fight Pakistan must wage within

    | Updated at 09:40pm on February 19, 2017

    THE suicide bombing at the Sufi shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar at Sehwan is not the first terrorist attack on a place of worship in...

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    The vision is being turned into reality

    by Dmitry Bokarev | Updated at 09:30pm on February 19, 2017

    THE draft of the Asian Energy Ring, which was first brought forward by Russia, has been in existence for many years, yet due to various...

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    Western intelligence may be exposed

    | Updated at 09:25pm on February 19, 2017

    WHY Donald Trump’s national security adviser, Michael Flynn had to leave within 23 days of being appointed to the post will remain something of a...