The writer is Secretary of SHUJAN: Citizens for Good Governance.
On April 16, as coronavirus continued to spread through the country, the government declared all of Bangladesh to be at risk from the pandemic.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the spread of coronavirus a global pandemic. Over 14,000 people have died and nearly 350,000 have been infected, although there is uncertainty about...
In 1964, I was enrolled as a student at the University of Dhaka (DU) and became active in student politics, although my involvement began during the education movement of the early 1960s.
One question that I repeatedly faced in the last few days was: how were the elections of the two Dhaka city corporations?
The Election Commission, particularly the CEC, has been repeatedly assuring us that the upcoming elections of the two Dhaka city corporations will be free and fair.
On October 11, the Buet VC announced that student and teacher politics would be banned at the university.
A 2009 Homeland Security Department report warned that race-based extremism would become a serious and growing threat to American national security.
During last year’s road safety movement, there was a demand raised by the student demonstrators that touched a chord with a wide cross-section of the population: “repair the state.” T
Marked by many questions, controversies and some degree of violence, the 11th parliamentary election took place on December 30. According to the Election Commission, the overall turnout was 80...
On October 28, Khaleda Zia was convicted and sentenced to seven years' imprisonment in the Zia Charitable Trust corruption case.