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    Fighting with what one has

    Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on January 22, 2020

    INDIA’S right-wing rulers are riding the proverbial tiger, and they know it in their bones. Losing control of the reins would unleash dreadful prospects for...

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    Awami League for development, BNP for democracy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on January 20, 2020

    Main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s mayoral candidates for the two Dhaka city corporations on Sunday urged the voters to cast vote for them to restore...

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    Officers beaten after police disband Hong Kong democracy rally

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:23am on January 20, 2020

    Two police officers were beaten bloody by pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong Sunday as violence erupted at a rally calling for greater democratic freedoms in...

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    Hong Kong teachers living in fear over protest support

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 11:27pm on January 16, 2020

    Hong Kong’s teachers say they are living in fear as the city’s democracy protests rumble on, with some not daring to discuss the movement and...

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    Rape rampant as country lacks effective democracy: Dr Kamal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on January 12, 2020

    Jatiya Oikya Front top leader and Gono Forum president Kamal Hossain on Saturday alleged that there was no effective democracy in the country despite the...

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    People must take risk to protect democracy: Kamal Hossain

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:56pm on January 10, 2020

    Stating that there was no room for autocracy in independent Bangladesh, Jatiya Oikya Front convener Kamal Hossain on Friday said people must take risk for...

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    There is no democracy in BNP: Obaidul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:19am on January 06, 2020

    Ruling out the Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s allegation that the country was heading towards a dynastic politics, the Awami League general secretary and road transport and...

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    Challenges galore for govt in 2020

    Shakhawat Hossain    | Updated at 12:32am on January 01, 2020

    Recovering bad loans, repatriation of Rohingyas, full implementation of the new road law, automation of the VAT collection system, employment for educated youths and lifting...

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    Govt high-handedness only shrinks democratic space in Bangladesh

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 01, 2020

    POLICE attacks on political parties and alliances in the opposition camp that tried to hold protests at the completion of a year of the government...

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    BNP is father of destroying democracy, says Obaidul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:21am on December 31, 2019

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Monday termed Bangladesh Nationalist Party as the father of destroying democracy, saying that BNP had killed the democracy...