Metropolitan

M Jahangir Khan Awarded PhD in “Matters for Peace and Diplomacy International

M Jahangir Khan, Chairman of “Tricontinental Solidaridad Campaign’’ has been awarded PhD in “Matters for Peace and Diplomacy International “ from Bolivarian School of Human Rights, Venezuela . He is working many years in campaign for solidarity activities. Basically Solidarity Campaign for Bolivar Venezuela , He started campaign from 2011 and organized International solidarity conferences […]

Editorial

EDITORIAL

General (Retd) H.M. Ershad passes away Death is an inevitable phenomenon that happens to all mortals. Jatiya Party chief and former head of state H M Ershad, who breathed his last at a ripe old age of 89, will be remembered by his party colleagues as well as beneficiaries to whom he was a benefactor. […]

Editorial

Co-relation between human development & SDGs

Pedro Conceição THE first Human Development Report (HDR) began, “People are the real wealth of nations.” That 1990 report marked a turning point in the global development debate. During the second half of the 20th century there were growing concerns about the tyranny of gross domestic product (GDP). Many decision-makers seemed to believe that economic […]

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Cricket World Cup 2019: It’s homecoming for England Shahabuddin Ahmad IN A DRAMATIC, breathtaking and inexplicable manner the Cricket World Cup final was played on July 14th 2019. England defeated New Zealand with more number of boundaries to lift the coveted trophy for the first time at Lord’s after 44 years. As the 50-over clash […]

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Murderers of Rifat Sharif must be punished

Dear Editor: Thank you for your thoughtful comments as expressed in the editorial (“Grotesque murder of Rifat in broad daylight: Let there be justice”, published on 5 July 2019.) You have correctly pointed out that there exists a vast frightful underworld run by formidable criminals. Murder is happening and what is more, even children commit […]

Letters

Rifat Sharif and lazy journalism of today

Dear Editor: I am often amazed at the tendency of certain sections of the media to read too much into something when little exists, and often to read too little when plenty exists. While both are dangerous for different reasons, the recent sensational murder of a supposed businessman named Rifat Sharif has demonstrated how the […]

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Progressive women ‘Squad’ decries Trump’s ‘White Nationalism’ after ‘go back home’ — Comments

By TeleSur U.S. Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, and Ayanna Pressley held a joint press conference Monday against President Donald Trump’s racist attack on them. They slammed the president for promoting an “agenda of white nationalism” and urged U.S. citizens to “not take the bait” of the divisive rhetorics. Trump has intensified his […]