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    Democracy fights to survive west’s authoritarianism

    Paul Craig Roberts | Updated at 12:05am on June 03, 2018

    THE European peoples whose governments were paid to sell out the sovereignty of their nations to the EU are experiencing great difficulties in being permitted...

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    Chattering mynahs

    FS Aijazuddin | Updated at 12:05am on June 02, 2018

    THIS book has to be read to be disbelieved. Spy Chronicles: RAW, ISI, and the Illusion of Peace has been co-authored by a former chief...

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    Democracy and election

    Rizvi Ahmed | Updated at 12:05am on June 01, 2018

    AN ELECTION is not just an ingredient of democracy, but it is an essential prerequisite, among others.....

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    Forge national unity to protect democracy: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:08am on May 28, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Sunday called upon the political parties and leaders to forge a national unity to protect...

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    Democratic forces urged to unite

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 26, 2018

    Left-leaning political leaders on Friday urged the democratic and progressive forces of the country to form a national unity as they said the country was...

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    Challenges to democracy in Pakistan

    by Zahid Hussain | Updated at 12:03am on May 25, 2018

    DEFYING the doubters, the national assembly will complete its five-year term next week. Notwithstanding the thunderbolts that frequently jolted the political process, the system has...

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    How media promotes party politics as democracy

    | Updated at 12:05am on May 23, 2018

    THERE is little empirical evidence to suggest that elections make any significance to the quality of life of ordinary people....

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    The confirmation of democracy in Cuba

    by Manuel E Yepe | Updated at 12:05am on April 28, 2018

    THE Cuban electoral system confirmed its democratic character through the exercise of the popular consultative procedure that elected Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez as head of state...

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    Democratic space shrunken to a dangerous extent

    | Updated at 12:05am on April 25, 2018

    A POLICEMAN grabbing a protester by the belt during a procession that the Bangladesh Nationalist Party, the ruling Awami League’s political arch-rival, brought out in...

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    Can democracy survive global capitalism?

    | Updated at 12:05am on April 14, 2018

    THE triumph of neo-fascists like Viktor Orban in Hungary, the rise of far-right parties elsewhere in Europe, increasing trade conflicts with China, and the appeal...