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The modern penal colony

The modern penal colony

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Fri, May 17 2013

Think of Singapore and the image of shimmering skyscrapers with modern amenities comes to mind. The...

Telling the story and helping the...

Telling the story and helping the...

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Wed, May 15 2013

How the media can help people during disasters with practical, timely, relevant information Imagine...

Pakistan: Politics, radicalism and a...

Pakistan: Politics, radicalism and a...

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Wed, May 15 2013

Nawaz Sharif must tackle issues head on from the start With plenty of pre-election theatrics, enough...

Building Bangladesh through Kaikobad’s...

Building Bangladesh through Kaikobad’s...

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Wed, May 15 2013

We must reform education in the nation to produce "Kaikobads" instead of "Ranas" Recent incidents have,...

To dream of a better society

To dream of a better society

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Tue, May 14 2013

What happens to our country as we move forward is entirely in our own hands As a nascent democracy,...

How far can journalists go?

How far can journalists go?

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Tue, May 14 2013

Editorial guidelines are needed in the nation to avoid inhumane journalism

The search for Islamic solutions

The search for Islamic solutions

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Tue, May 14 2013

Islamic aspirations should lead to Islamic solutions Hefazat-e-Islam has once again brought out...

The Way Forward in Bangladesh

The Way Forward in Bangladesh

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Tue, May 14 2013

Its hard-working people have suffered far too long under the weight of its bankrupt public institutions.The...

Extraordinary powers

Extraordinary powers

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Mon, May 13 2013

There are plenty of reasons to believe the government is overstepping its bounds It’s...

Can we escape the God wars?

Can we escape the God wars?

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Mon, May 13 2013

To attain progressive nationalism we must be more inclusive South Asia is being battered by the politics...

Savar tragedy: needs involvement, not...

Savar tragedy: needs involvement, not...

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Mon, May 13 2013

It is time for the global MNCs, brand-name companies and development partners not to shy off but to...

Learning from history

Learning from history

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Sun, May 12 2013

The political leaders of our nation need to learn from the mistakes of the past The famous line...

Not quite happily ever after

Not quite happily ever after

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Sun, May 12 2013

Some goals, even if overly ambitious at this point, are still worth striving for There is something...

Will we forget as we have before?

Will we forget as we have before?

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Sun, May 12 2013

How many more lives will be claimed by indifference of the authorities? There isn’t enough...

Rising from the ashes

Rising from the ashes

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Sat, May 11 2013

Both public and private authorities in the country have a long road ahead Reshma just rode an ambulance...

The miracle called Reshma

The miracle called Reshma

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Sat, May 11 2013

Could she be our only hope? If I say the last couple of months were jammed with high drama almost...

Pakistan: Memories of elections...

Pakistan: Memories of elections...

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Sat, May 11 2013

Lions, forklifts and helicopters: A journalist reminisces of past Pakistani elections Elections in...

Rethinking the culture of hartals

Rethinking the culture of hartals

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Fri, May 10 2013

The rights of the majority can no longer be compromised in the name of political protest

A time for new stories

A time for new stories

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Fri, May 10 2013

In today’s world, an energetic, intelligent and passionate population is the greatest natural...

Prevention is better than cure

Prevention is better than cure

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Fri, May 10 2013

A major fire can be handled effectively if a separate and dedicated firefighting organisation is established...

Stand up and be counted

Stand up and be counted

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Fri, May 10 2013

Recent proposals must be implemented quickly Dr Muhammad Yunus’s recent article brought a ray...