Stolen at midnight: The 2018 elections

30 December, 2019  - By Kamal Ahmed

Bangladesh has passed a remarkably calm period in politics both domestically and internationally considering that a year ago it held an election that was termed “tainted” by the European Union...

A death squad comes to the hills

26 December, 2019  - By Hana Shams Ahmed

During a recent discussion on the law and order situation in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal vowed that he would bring peace to the CHT “at any cost”. Two...

Putting her own house in order

26 December, 2019  - By Iftekharuzzaman

Anti-corruption drive: Illustration by Jahid Jamil. The recent anti-corruption drive in Bangladesh against a few ruling party affiliated student and youth leaders, contractors and casino kingpins...