In this Era of Authoritarianism

April 30, 2018 Masum Billah 0

According to the latest edition of The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Democracy Index, more than half of the 167 countries have their democracy rankings declining.  This latest report is alarming especially at a time when the U.S., with its ‘flawed democracy’, has a President who borrows tactics from authoritarian rulers and praises them in public. […]

North Korean Nuclear Site to Close in May

April 29, 2018 Global Desk 0

The South Korean Presidential office Cheong Wa Dae said North Korea’s nuclear site will close in May. The relations between the South and North have been warming up rapidly after the top leaders of South and North joined in a very successful summit which has been dubbed as a historic one. […]

Massive Anti-government Protests in Nicaragua

April 25, 2018 Global Desk 0

After days of deadly unrest that claimed more than 25 lives, dozens of student-protesters have been released by the Nicaraguan police. The Nicaraguan police arrested many protesters including students following a massive anti-government protest in […]

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