New Zealand’s dealing with its gun problem. When will we?
Nicholas Kristof/New York Times op-ed columnistWhen a terrorist massacred 50 people at two New Zealand mosques last week, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern immediately grasped the nettle. “I can tell you one thing right now,” she told a news conference. “Our gun laws w ...বিস্তারিত
Sanctions by US: Why so terrible and how works
Syed Mujibul Haque Zabed writes for DOT : In recent years United States sanctions on Iran, Russia, Turkey, North Korea and lately on Saudi Arabia and some other targeted individuals and groups one after another have been remained burning issues in Geopolitics. As a result ...বিস্তারিত
Global leaders shocked at Erdogan’s comments
Mumtaz Khan writes from Toronto : When New Zealanders are reeling from last Friday mosque attacks, the Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in fiery public speech on the Christchurch shootings at a campaign rally at Canakkale (Gallipoli) commemoration made global leaders shoc ...বিস্তারিত
Time to take YouTube seriously
Md. Fakrul Islam Chowdhury writes for DOT : Findings of a recent study which is part of a research project into the far-right in the U.S. and Germany among 13,529 you tube channels, shows how YouTube’s recommendation algorithm contributes to the formation of a far-right ...বিস্তারিত
Are people interested in elections or public services?
Afsan Chowdhury writes for DOT : Public interest in elections is rapidly declining. It’s not about inclusive elections or results that are so overwhelmingly one sided that everyone seems to think that everyone thinks the same. It’s about the bigger picture of electi ...বিস্তারিত
Why is the media ignoring the disaster in Africa?
Gulf NewsIt is now a week since Cyclone Idai trundled ashore and cut a devastating swathe through Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe and while the official death toll stood at around 350 on Wednesday, it is obvious on the ground there that many thousands have perished and m ...বিস্তারিত
Who is responsible for shedding the blood of the innocent in New Zealand?
Middle East MonitorThe world witnessed a major tragedy in New Zealand, claiming the lives of 50 and wounding dozens of others, including children during Friday prayers in two mosques. Just weeks ago, a Muslim leader called on a Western capital to monitor mosques, becaus ...বিস্তারিত
Back to the Nuclear Precipice
Javier Solana, was EU High Representative for Foreign and Security Policy, Secretary-General of NATO, and Foreign Minister of Spain/ Project SyndicateLong a global leader in efforts to reduce nuclear-weapons stockpiles and limit nuclear proliferation, the United States ...বিস্তারিত
Viral awareness campaign about plastic in our oceans divides people
Stewart Perrie/ Lad BibleWe've been told again and again that we need to limit our single use plastics and ensure that anything we throw away doesn't end up in our oceans. Studies have found that tiny organisms in our seas are eating micro-plastics and plastic material ...বিস্তারিত