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    Populism and the fear factor

    Adrián Rocha  | Updated at 12:00am on July 06, 2019

    What do political leaders such as Viktor Orban, Donald Trump, Jair Bolsonaro, Vladimir Putin, the Kaczyn´ski brothers, Mateusz Morawiecki, Chávez y Maduro, Cristina Kirchner, Evo...

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    Govt must save the Sunderbans and save the pride

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 06, 2019

    THE Sunderbans, the largest contiguous mangrove forest in the world which became a UNESCO world heritage site in 1997, has now come to stand being...

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    A worrying Bangladesh berth in worst countries for workers

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 06, 2019

    A GLOBAL rights index that ranked Bangladesh among the 10 worst countries for working people in 2019 has brought as much ignominy on the nation...

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    Is democracy a sham?

    by Irwin Jerome | Updated at 12:00am on July 05, 2019

    A QUESTION oft raised by journalists, writers and social scientists world-wide asks, ‘Is Democracy in the United States, as well as every other country in...

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    Fresh anti-Semitism has pinched sciatic nerves

    by Nazarul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on July 05, 2019

    LATELY, a realisation had pained me that I was once fond of British MP Margaret Hodge for her sharpness in grilling the British society’s millionaires...

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    Iranians are not our enemies

    by Patrick Hiller | Updated at 12:00am on July 05, 2019

    ‘WE WERE cocked & loaded to retaliate last night’, Donald Trump tweeted about Iran on June 21, showing us just how close we are to...

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    Putting the warriors on terror on trial

    by Danny Sjursen | Updated at 12:00am on July 05, 2019

    It is natural for mankind to set a higher value on courage then timidity, on activity than prudence, on strength than counsel. — Montesquieu, ‘The...

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    WASA must make the supply water safe

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 05, 2019

    A STUDY, carried out by the ICDDR,B, the Bureau of Research, Testing and Consultation of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology and the microbiology department...

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    SoE losses rise on policy flaws and burden govt banks

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 05, 2019

    GROWING aggregate losses of the state-owned corporations have remained a cause of concern for not only the corporations — most of which are mired in...

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    Give me your tired, your hungry…

    | Updated at 12:00am on July 04, 2019

    Hundred-year-old theoretical debate over socialism has by-passed its civilisational attitudes, which considers children to be the responsibility of all, with government providing safety and security...

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