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Parliament boycott would be another disaster for the Opposition

The national election is over. Awami League along with its allies has won the election by a much bigger margin than the ruling party...
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Rise of female politicians has a message for all

Jill Filipovic At the end of this month, Nancy Pelosi will retake her position on the podium behind the US president as he gives his...

Tackling challenges

At the end of 2018 the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) located in London has ran­ked Bangla­desh as 41st among the largest...
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Election anxieties in India stoke religious tension

Arun R Swamy India’s two main parties can arguably be described as ‘a fascist party posing as a conservative one and a royalist party posing...
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Career and youth: How are deshi millennials doing?

Alipha Khan Western media has dealt with the topic of housing prices and living costs being too high for millennials (the generation born between 1980...
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Time for EU to show Brexit bravado

Andrew Hammond United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May will make a key statement on Brexit in the House of Commons on Monday after her devastating,...
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Proficiency in English

Need for a push to reform English teaching methods

English is a common lingua franca across the globe. According to some estimates, almost 80 per cent of English speakers in the world are...
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Coping with a common enemy is conducive to China-US ties

Zhou Dewu In 2019, the prospect of relations between China and the US is a topic that cannot be overlooked. Since the establishment of diplomatic...
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Only open borders work in a globalised world

Farhad Manjoo The internet expands the bounds of acceptable discourse, so ideas considered out of bounds not long ago now rocket toward widespread acceptability. See:...
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The beginning of end for Duterte?

David Camroux A third of the way through his presidency, is Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte already a spent force? He would seem to think so...

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