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    Hong Kong pro-democracy activists jailed

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 11:06pm on December 02, 2020

    Leading Hong Kong dissident Joshua Wong was jailed alongside two other young activists on Wednesday for taking part in last year’s huge democracy protests as...

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    Politics of vengeance not good for democracy: Obaidul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:02am on November 22, 2020

    Awami League general secretary and road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Saturday said that Awami League never do politics of vengeance as it...

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    Bhashani’s ideals still an inspiration for struggle for democracy: politicians

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on November 21, 2020

    The political, social and cultural ideals of Maulana Abdul Hamid Khan Bhashani are still an inspiration for the struggle for democracy across the world, observed...

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    Ideas of Bhashani can help restore democracy: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on November 19, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party leaders said on Wednesday that the restoration of democratic rule in Bangladesh was possible if the ideas of Maulana Abdul Hamid Khan...

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    Bhashani still inspires struggle for democracy: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:47pm on November 17, 2020

    Maulana Abdul Hamid Khan Bhashani is still a great inspiration of the struggle for democracy in Bangladesh, observed speakers at a discussion in Dhaka on...

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    African countries failing to progress in governance: report

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:46am on November 17, 2020

    Governance progress slowed across Africa for the first time in a decade, even before the coronavirus pandemic hit, with commitment to democracy and civil rights...

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    President urges tolerance, understanding

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:33am on November 10, 2020

    President Md Abdul Hamid on Monday urged the political parties to keep the culture of tolerance towards others’ opinions, maintain mutual respect, and attach due...

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    Thai police use water cannon to stop pro-democracy march

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 10:33pm on November 08, 2020

    Thai police on Sunday fired water cannon on pro-democracy protesters who were trying to march to the royal palace to deliver demands for reform to...

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    Politicians demand fresh general elections

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:54pm on October 31, 2020

    Politicians from the opposition camp on Saturday warned that they would launch a united movement to restore democracy through fresh elections, saying that the ruling...

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    BNP fails to understand people’s mindset: Obaidul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:49am on October 20, 2020

    Awami League general secretary and road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Monday said that the failure of BNP lies in their inability and...