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    ‘Democracy’ vs ‘regime change’

    by Deena Stryker | Updated at 12:05am on February 26, 2018

    FRENZY over Russian alleged meddling in the 2016 election has replaced rational discourse in the American media...

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    Stay ready to face external, internal threats: PM to Army

    United News of Bangladesh . Natore | Updated at 12:05am on February 23, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday directed the officers and soldiers of Bangladesh Army to stay ready always to unitedly face any external and internal...

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    Participatory polls must for democracy: Manna

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:13am on February 20, 2018

    Nagarik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna on Monday said that restoring democracy was not possible without holding participatory elections....

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    Autocracy Resistance Day today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on February 14, 2018

    Student organisations will observe Resistance Day against Autocracy today recalling the campus uprising of 1983 that forced the cancellation of the Mazid Khan Education Commission...

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    Ruling party blamed for demotion

    Shakhawat Hossain and Moloy Saha | Updated at 12:05am on February 03, 2018

    Bangladesh has slipped eight steps down on the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Democracy Index 2017, which politicians, intelectuals and experts say is not surprising given...

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    Bangladesh’s EIU score in state of democracy drops

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:33pm on January 31, 2018

    Bangladesh’s score on the state of democracy has dropped in 2017 compared to the one in 2016 resulting in eight notches down, says the...

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    If press freedom is democracy, then what do you call this?

    | Updated at 12:05am on January 07, 2018

    BEING a journalist in Turkey or Egypt may cost you your freedom. In Syria or Mexico, it may cost you your life...

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    BNP observes Jan 5 amid police obstruction

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on January 06, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Friday observed January 5 as ‘democracy killing day’ in different parts of the country amid police obstruction at places while it...

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    BNP will be extinct, if it boycotts next poll: AL

    Moloy Saha | Updated at 12:21am on January 06, 2018

    Ruling Awami League on Friday said the Bangladesh Nationalist Party would be destroyed politically if it did not participate in the upcoming parliamentary election...

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    An occasion doubly defeating for electorate, democracy

    | Updated at 12:05am on January 06, 2018

    JANUARY 5 has come to have some bearings on the politics of Bangladesh after the ruling Awami League came to power through a farcical general...