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An invisible tango with death as Bangladesh deals with pol...

Children walk on the street as smoke rises from a re-rolling mill in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on May 16, 2022. PHOTO: REUTERS More...

Zardari and Fazl are seemingly using electoral reforms as...

Early elections or not? That is the question. And it seems to be weighing heavy on the mind of everyone in the coalition government, al...

Press freedom: What does this slide in index indicate?

Whenever any international organisation or institution praises Bangladesh’s development, the government policymakers start talkin...

Attack on Chinese

A NEW wave of terrorism has been unleashed in the country. While the attacks are mostly aimed at our border regions by religiously moti...

Showing firmness

KANDAHAR: Protesters shout slogans against alleged Pakistani action in Afghan territory, at the Martyrs’ Square on Monday. The...

Army’s step back

With the political temperature at fever pitch, the DG ISPR’s press conference yesterday will act as a cold press on some of the m...

Beleaguered captain: On Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan

Imran Khan will find survival as PM difficult now that he is not the Army's favourite Prime Minister Imran Khan showed on Sunday t...

The captain’s gambit

It seems that the last wisps of the political fog that has clouded the federal capital since March 8 finally dissipated yesterday eveni...

Mohibullah murder: ARSA poses security threat

The statements of the four accused in the murder of Rohingya leader Mohibullah revealed that he was not killed only because of the inte...

Missile misadventure

It was an incident that could have had catastrophic results. Luckily, the crashing of an Indian missile in Mian Channu on Wednesday was...

US dollar is no longer king as Asean adopts currency swaps

Yi Gang, the governor of People’s Bank of China. Photo: EPA-EFE China has been hard at work with its Asian neighbours to...

Does BNP have no right to political programmes?

BNP and its allies have been holding an 11-day programme to protest the rise in prices of essential commodities. The pr...

Geopolitical sandwich

Nepal’s existence has been attributed to its fine balancing act between the two regional powers, India and China. The Himalayan r...

Indian media concerns

Ever since he took off his lapel mike during a controversial tenure as chief minister of Gujarat, and walked away from a grilling TV in...

Punishing the Afghans

President Biden’s decision to begin the process of splitting half of the Afghan central bank’s assets on the deposit o...

Hijab controversy

In today’s India, the rabid forces of Hindutva appear hell-bent on baiting Muslims. Sometimes their antics are farcical, such as...

Quiet diplomacy

Pakistan has emphatically rejected the statement of the Indian army chief in which he claimed that the ceasefire announced last year be...

For a civic solidarity: On citizenship for the Chakma/Hajo...

The NHRC has done the right thing in directing the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Arunachal Pradesh government to submit an act...

Have big businesses pocketed all the stimulus funds?

Two years after the outbreak of coronavirus, district level businessmen have raised questions as to where the stimulus allocated by the...

Reopening schools may be the last hope for Afghanistan

Afghan girls pictured as they step out of their respective classes, in a school in Kandahar, on Sept 26, 2021. PHOTO: AFP The...

Stop harassing families of the disappeared

We are extremely concerned at the way police have reportedly harassed the families of the victims of enforced disappearance. According...