Historical events on May 26
International 2004: The United States Army veteran Terry Nichols is found guilty of 161 state murder charges for helping carry out the Oklahoma City bombing. 1984: Actress Annette Bening (25) weds J. Steven White 1973: Prime Minister of Canada Brian Mulroney (34) weds Mil ...বিস্তারিত
BRI – an emerging new international economic order
Professor Rehman Sobhan, Chairman, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD)/ CPDAs we moved into the 21st century a new more sustainable set of opportunities for the Third World to construct a more just and balanced global economic order has presented itself. The onward thrust o ...বিস্তারিত
How can we stop the Child Rape in Bangladesh?
Aruna Bala writes for DOT Rape, assault, harassment, abuse, abduction, kidnap are being a regular bulletin in our newspaper as the heading, where as we people of Bangladesh are muchfamiliar with these terms and facts. Those are a crime which hasthe worst effect on victims a ...বিস্তারিত
Why no one will miss Theresa May
Mick O’Reilly/ Gulf NewsHer tenure has been a disaster that saw the nadir for Conservative party Right now, the votes are all but tallied up and down the United Kingdom to elect 55 new Members of the European Parliament in Strasbourg. Whether those MEPs will sit for t ...বিস্তারিত
The real cost of Trump’s tariffs
Nathan Scindin/ The ConversationWhereas winners tend to outnumber losers when trade is liberalized, raising tariffs normally has the opposite result. US President Donald Trump appears to have engineered a spectacular example of this: his trade war with China has hurt alm ...বিস্তারিত
How are our new best friends in Saudi Arabia doing these days?
Melanie Phillips/ The Jerusalem PostLast year, the Saudi regime jailed 11 women activists who were accused of contact with foreign journalists and human rights organizations and charged with lobbying for women’s right to drive. So how are our new best friends in Saudi ...বিস্তারিত
Historical events on May 25
International2001: 32-year-old Erik Weihenmayer, of Boulder, Colorado, becomes the first blind person to reach the summit of Mount Everest. 1986: Hands Across America - 6.5 million people hold hands from California to NY 1977: Original "Star Wars" movie (Episode IV – ...বিস্তারিত
Why is Nigel Farage immune to scandals that would destroy his rivals?
Jonathan Freedland/ The GardianThe Brexit party is likely to win tomorrow’s European elections. Its victory will prove only that utter shamelessness works Let’s say the pollsters have got it wrong. After all, their record is hardly perfect. So let’s say they’ve ...বিস্তারিত
Police-magistracy: An unorthodox review of a historical hangover
SH Rasel, officer at Bangladesh Police/ BDnews24Portrait of a Darogha Quite recently I happened to meet a police sub-inspector in the line of duty in a district remotely connected to Dhaka. He frequents Dhaka to teach street children without any fees. Having received te ...বিস্তারিত
The new Assange indictment endangers journalism
Eli Lake/ BloombergA prosecution under the Espionage Act is not only dangerous but also unnecessary. When the Justice Department unsealed a March 2018 indictment of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange last month, there was a reasonable case to be made that his prosecution ...বিস্তারিত