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Reza Aslan is angered by ignorance...

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Mon, Jul 29 2013

Can a Muslim write about Jesus without having his motivations questioned? “Half of the American...

Dutch plan falters at the first...

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Mon, Jul 29 2013

Debacle in Nepal sends grim warning for football’s future A foreigner once told this writer his (astute)...

Preventing fires caused by electrical...

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Mon, Jul 29 2013

Under no circumstance, should a novice or apprentice electrician be allowed to fiddle with the electrical...

The countries not letting a crisis go...

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Mon, Jul 29 2013

As the Chinese knew, a crisis is both danger and opportunity In 2008, before the financial crisis...

Toxic cynicism

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Sun, Jul 28 2013

As a nation our level of cynicism seems to have crossed the danger mark ‘I want to believe,”...

The global return to pre-crisis growth...

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Sun, Jul 28 2013

In short, politicians and business leaders around the world are giving up hope of export-led growth,...

The two-taka note

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Sun, Jul 28 2013

Our state actually represents the nation we are. We are like our two taka note. No matter how battered...

The democratic dilemma

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Sat, Jul 27 2013

Any government falling short of that standard, either democratic or otherwise is offering an illusion,...

The short and long of emerging...

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Sat, Jul 27 2013

The average citizen of what is now a developing country, according to one bank scenario, will earn...

Where’s the bomb squad?

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Fri, Jul 26 2013

In two months, more than 1,000 hand bombs were exploded in Dhaka city It feels like we are in 1947...

Reform the out-dated, illogical...

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Fri, Jul 26 2013

In comparison to the total population of the country freedom fighters are only 200,000 or 0.12% and...

The strongman’s son: Cambodia's political...

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Fri, Jul 26 2013

Signs indicate the 60-year-old Prime Minister Hun Sen is grooming his children to inherit a political...

Is India our friend?

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Thu, Jul 25 2013

People here still feel that we are giving away too much to India in exchange for no, or few, material...

Looking back at l'affaire Ashraful

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Thu, Jul 25 2013

Does his voluntary submission, his honesty in this instance, have no value whatsoever? When Mohammad...

The journey of Edward Snowden

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Thu, Jul 25 2013

It seems that a war on information has been waged. Will people’s rights prevail or will the...

Market solutions for garment woes

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Thu, Jul 25 2013

More than 1,100 lives were lost in the Savar disaster. It was the most shameful incident in our slow...

Are we failing our children?

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Wed, Jul 24 2013

The punishment of 13-year-old Miraz by teacher Lob Chandra was cruel, though sadly, not unusual ...

Lull before the storm?

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Wed, Jul 24 2013

Time is running out for a bipartisan consensus Ramadan is a period of reflection, compassion and...

Retooling capitalism for the social...

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Wed, Jul 24 2013

For most of us today, the notion of forgoing profits for the benefit of the wider community is counterintuitive...

The consequences of national greed

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Tue, Jul 23 2013

Acute hatred seems to be a prevalent and incurable disease within this country Forty-two years...

John Kerry’s triumph may not last...

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Tue, Jul 23 2013

The negotiations are so sensitive that American officials refused to release details of the agreement...