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    High road to democratic stability

    | Updated at 12:05am on December 20, 2017

    NEPAL has been in distress for two decades, since the start of the Maoist war in early 1996, through royal autocracy, palace massacre, earthquake, foreign...

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    Next JS polls important for democracy: Nasim

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Sirajganj | Updated at 12:14am on December 08, 2017

    Health and family welfare minister Mohammad Nasim on Thursday said the next general election is very important for flourishing democratic process in the country...

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    AL, BNP take no event marking fall of autocracy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:31am on December 07, 2017

    The 27th anniversary of fall of autocratic military ruler HM Ershad and restoration of democracy was largely ignored by the major political parties on Wednesday....

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    Democracy Day today

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:43am on December 06, 2017

    Democracy Day will be observed in the country today, marking the fall of autocratic ruler Hussain Muhammad Ershad in 1990. On December 6, 1990, military...

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    BNP contests RCC poll to utilise minimum space of democracy: Rizvi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:11pm on November 22, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party senior joint secretary Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Wednesday said knowing that the incumbent government’s ‘rigging’ and...

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    A system problem for democracy

    by Lawrence Davidson | Updated at 12:05am on November 02, 2017

    In 1956 William H Whyte published a book entitled The Organisation Man....

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    Time to stop suppressing the opposition

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 30, 2017

    THE motorcade of the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party chief Khaleda Zia, who was on her way from Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar, via Chittagong, came under...

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    Global politics at a crossroads

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 24, 2017

    MANY states today claim they are democratic, yet the history of their political institutions and processes reveals the fragility and vulnerability of many democratic arrangements...

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    BNP doesn’t believe anybody from outside Bangladesh would establish democracy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:56pm on October 23, 2017

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Monday said they do not believe that anybody from outside...

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    Censorship in the digital age

    by Jason Hirthler | Updated at 12:05am on October 23, 2017

    THE grand experiment with western democracy, badly listing thanks to broadsides from profiteering oligarchs, may finally run ashore on the rocks of thought crime...