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    Coping with nationalism in Jaffna

    Jehan Perera | Updated at 12:05am on July 26, 2018

    EARLY in the morning as I walked down a street in Jaffna, I heard a cry: ‘Annai, annai.’ Initially, I took no notice and kept...

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    Danger of space for dissent being captured by Lanka nationalists

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

    THE rise in public manifestation of ethnic nationalism in the north was evident at this year’s commemoration ceremonies of the last phase of the war...

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    Solving nation state-centric problems must for real change

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:45am on April 29, 2018

    Dhaka University professor emeritus Serajul Islam Choudhury on Saturday said that for a real change, problems in capitalism-driven liberal nation states as well as people’s...

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    The politics of Purba Bangla

    | Updated at 12:05am on March 21, 2018

    OF THE four major leaders of Bangladeshi nationalism, there would be commonalities but also differences...

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    A Shambhulal that matches the likes of the Quadris

    by Garga Chatterjee | Updated at 12:05am on December 21, 2017

    FIVE hundred and sixteen. That is the number of people from all over the Indian Union who deposited money in the past one week amounting...

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    Subhash Bose and radical nationalism of 1971

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 25, 2017

    SEVENTY-FIVE years back on October 21, 1943 Netaji Subhash Bose declared the Azad Hind Sarkar or Free Indian Government at Singapore....

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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...