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Interview

‘It’s not about charity, it’s all about business and geopo...

Md Shahidul Haque, former foreign secretary of Bangladesh, is now senior fellow at North South University’s South Asian Institute...

Myanmar's UN envoy calls for temporary halt to foreign inv...

Myanmar's ambassador the United Nations, Kyaw Moe Tun, has defined the junta by denouncing it to the United Nations General Assembly....

‘Indian state is afraid of strong women’: Activist Safoora...

Zargar says she still lives in fear of being separated from her infant son [Photo courtesy: Safoora Zargar's family] It was almost...

‘Turkish president’s visit to Bangladesh will boost ties’

Mosud Mannan A top-level visit from Turkey to Bangladesh in the coming months is expected to unravel a wide range of opportunities...

Pakistani, Chinese navies play important roles in maintain...

Admiral M Amjad Khan Niazi The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy is scheduled to participate in the Multinational Exerci...

‘Bengal sees a fight between ‘Baro Bhuiyan’ and the Hindu...

Ranabir Samaddar West Bengal is set to witness perhaps the most communally polarised election in 2021 since India’s partitio...

Abolishing provincial councils is like playing with fire:...

Former President Maithripala Sirisena, who broke away from the Rajapaksas and secured a historic election win in 2015, is back with the...

Border killings by BSF: India claims they open fire in sel...

Multiple agreements and memorandums of understanding (MoUs) were signed during a virtual summit between Bangladesh and India on Decembe...

Mahathir on Biden and China: It 'couldn't be worse' than T...

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad speaks with Nikkei Asia in Kuala Lumpur. (Photo by Wong Ying Xian) U.S. President...

'Jammu & Kashmir issue is no longer a bilateral dispute',...

Former BJP politician Sudheendra Kulkarni, who has been a vocal advocate of resuming the stalled dialogue process between India and Pak...

Myanmar opposition vows to break Suu Kyi's spell over vote...

Thet Thet Khine, left, leader of the People's Pioneer Party, and Ko Ko Gyi, right, head of People's Party, will challenge&n...

Bangladesh must maintain geostrategic independence

Maj Gen (red) ANM Muniruzzaman Maj Gen (red) ANM Muniruzzaman is the president of Bangladesh Institute of Peace and Strategic stud...

Nobel nomination is recognition for Afghan women fighting...

Fawzia Koofi. Afghanistan’s first woman Deputy Speaker in Parliament Fawzia Koofi talks about being nominated for the Nobel...

Troops Mobilisation on Border: ‘Myanmar putting kind of pr...

Brigadier General (retd) M Sakhawat Hossain Myanmar has recently deployed troops on the Bangladesh border. Bangladesh has expresse...

Stage is set for stronger Turkey-Bangladesh ties: FM Mome...

The current level of bilateral relations between Ankara and Dhaka is ready for takeoff, said Bangladesh's top diplomat on a visit to Tu...

Pakistan’s new political map: A master stroke?

Hassan Aslam Shad, an International Law expert based in the Middle East, has written extensively on International Lawfare. He has also...

In India, recovered Covid-19 patients are returning to hos...

It is quite clear now that the impact of Covid-19 lies way beyond influenza-like conditions, even for the majority who are not much aff...

Cost of excessive dependence on China is high: Deb Mukherj...

Deb Mukherjee Relations between India and Nepal are fast souring, particularly since Nepal drew up a constitution. Replying to que...

How ‘A Burning’ author Megha Majumdar found inspiration in...

Author Megha Majumdar. | Michal Labik Somewhere in Bengal, a train is set on fire. A working-class young Muslim woman is hauled by...

Democracy Talks: A conversation with Wai Wai Nu

Wai Wai Nu Wai Wai Nu was imprisoned in Burma in 2005 as an 18-year old college student, along with her mother, sister, and fa...

‘Nazi-like situation emerging in India’: Emirati Princess

Princess Hend Al Qassimi, who belongs to the royal family of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has become the woman of the moment by ta...