Political crisis

Political crisis

Afghanistan sanctions behind 'infuriating' suffering: Red Cross

Economic sanctions are causing massive suffering in crisis-wracked Afghanistan, a top Red Cross official said Monday, describing the situations as "infuriating"

A child poses for a picture early in the morning in Kandahar on 21 November, 2021

US officials meet Haiti leaders over assassination

US law enforcement and national security officials met with Haiti's leaders and police to offer assistance in the wake of president Jovenel Moise's assassination

US officials meet Haiti leaders over assassination

Rival Haitian leaders battle for power after president's assassination

Ariel Henry, a neurosurgeon who was named prime minister by president Jovenel Moise two days before Moise was killed by a squad of gunmen, said he was now the highest authority in Haiti

Rival Haitian leaders battle for power after president's assassination

Interview: Abul Kashem Fazlul Huq

National sentiment no longer exists in Bangladesh

Educationist and thinker Abul Kashem Fazlul Huq is Ahmad Sharif chair professor of Dhaka University’s Bangla department. He talked to Sohrab Hassan of Prothom Alo about the socioeconomic and cultural ...

Abul Kashem Fazlul Huq

Political scientist Talukder Moniruzzaman taken to ICU

Noted political scienist professor Talukder Maniruzzaman was taken to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Apollo Hospitals in the capital on the night of 9 December.The 81-year-old professor of Dhaka ...

Political scientist Talukder Moniruzzaman taken to ICU

Erosion of democracy and political situations

For the last 12 years, the International Day of Democracy has been being observed on 15 September to make people aware of their rights and ensure their participation in establishing peace and ...

Erosion of democracy and political situations

Hong Kong crisis: China faces tough choices between 'play long' or ‘send in troops’

China is facing tough choices over how to tackle months of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong: hold dialogue with protesters, play the long game or send in troops.The protesters have shown no sign ...

Hong Kong crisis: China faces tough choices between 'play long' or ‘send in troops’

The fight on in India's political 'killing fields'

P Jayarajan slowly raised his left hand and pointed to a gap where a thumb had been hacked off before flagging a deep scar on his other arm -- proud war wounds from a past Indian political ...

The fight on in India's political 'killing fields'

China for peaceful talks to resolve Venezuela issue

Venezuela should resolve its own matters itself via peaceful talks and China supports the international community's efforts in this regard, the Chinese foreign ministry said.About 20 European Union ...

China for peaceful talks to resolve Venezuela issue

BNP rejects new parliament, demands fresh polls

On the day of holding the session of new parliament, opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has demanded fresh election under a neutral government.BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam ...

BNP rejects new parliament, demands fresh polls
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