Independence Day Special 2019

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    Back to basics: restoring the right to franchise

    by Nurul Kabir | Updated at 12:51am on March 26, 2019

    BANGLADESH observes today, March 26, 1971, the 48th anniversary of its armed resistance put up against an unjust war imposed on the people by the...

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    Bangladesh left in glorious war for liberation: a brief note

    by Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:48am on March 26, 2019

    THE glorious war for liberation in Bangladesh turned powerful with the participation of people — the downtrodden, the exploited....

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    Victory, gibberish and time or Joy Bangla, Bangla’r Joy

    by Seema Amin | Updated at 12:45am on March 26, 2019

    WERE we not well-cured, edible inhabitants of this city, it may have appeared in the months following December 30th, that a time capsule like some...

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    The activist’s prison

    by T Zami | Updated at 12:43am on March 26, 2019

    THE recent DUCSU elections brought to fore certain problems in the realm of activism....

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    Sheikh Mujib and historical identity of the margin

    by Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:38am on March 26, 2019

    THE Indian India National Congress peddled its One-Nation Theory, the Muslim League counter-produced the Two-Nation Theory as a negotiating tool with British colonialism and everyone...

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    A muktijodhdha with a lens

    by Shahidul Alam | Updated at 12:36am on March 26, 2019

    WHAT makes a photo iconic? Its news value? Its construction? Its position in history? Often, it’s all of these factors and then something more....

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    RPSO phenomenon and the new formation

    by Anu Muhammad | Updated at 12:33am on March 26, 2019

    IT IS generally believed that student politics in Bangladesh has degenerated since independence, especially in recent years....