OPINION

Raja Mandala: The centre moves east

In focusing on the scale of Sheikh Hasina’s victory in the general election a few days ago and the allegations of rigging by her opponents in Bangladesh, it is easy ...

09 Jan 2019

From Bangabandhu’s trusted aide to Jamaat’s ally

26 Dec 2018

India elections: Should Narendra Modi be worried?

12 Dec 2018


China’s assertion is turning Asian geopolitics even more contentious

Whatever the current state of the US-China trade war, Asia’s ...

08 Dec 2018

Neighbourhood first?

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi touched down in the Maldives ...

03 Dec 2018

Bangladesh River Forum 2018: Why and How

Though November 18, Sunday, 2018, is not marked distinctly in ...

26 Nov 2018

Civil society shows the way on Brahmaputra talks

Countries sharing the Brahmaputra River have spent decades deliberating over ...

01 Nov 2018

Hilsa fisherfolk need our attention

Over the past few months we have enjoyed the delicacy ...

20 Oct 2018

Bangladesh is an inspiring example for river activism: Mark Angelo

Mark Angelo hails from Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, and is ...

23 Sep 2018

Why 'River Rights Day'?

River People is observing River Rights Day 2018 in Bangladesh ...

17 Aug 2018

Being human in Assam: India can’t strip the citizenship of people who have built a life here for 47 years

A lot of us know there’s a refugee problem in ...

06 Aug 2018