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NSA as Big Brother? Not even close

NSA as Big Brother? Not even close

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Mon, Jul 8 2013

Both supporters and critics of this sweeping NSA surveillance are passionate in their arguments ...

Limon: Holding out for justice

Limon: Holding out for justice

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Sun, Jul 7 2013

Despite recent events, the young man must continue to hope I was left heartbroken after seeing...

Uncomfortable bedfellows

Uncomfortable bedfellows

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Sun, Jul 7 2013

Commentators pointed out that the failure to deliver on economic reforms was a big reason for the...

Agrarian reforms in Pakistan

Agrarian reforms in Pakistan

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Sun, Jul 7 2013

An important feature of inclusive growth strategy is an agrarian reform programme In negotiating...

Watch out, there’s a Muslim about!

Watch out, there’s a Muslim about!

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Sat, Jul 6 2013

What if our images of modern Muslims as mindlessly violent were replaced by ones in which they established...

Egypt needs elections, not

Egypt needs elections, not

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Sat, Jul 6 2013

There is little reason to have faith in Egypt’s broken political process at this point Mohamed Morsi’s...

The bane of reform

The bane of reform

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Fri, Jul 5 2013

The real problem in the nation lies in centralised absolutism Nobody who knows me even half well would...

Egypt’s repeat search for

Egypt’s repeat search for

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Fri, Jul 5 2013

There is no good outcome to the Egyptian ‘second revolution’ as the opposition wishes...

How frauds make money in

How frauds make money in

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Fri, Jul 5 2013

Avoid such companies at all cost if you do not want to lose your hard earned money A few months...

Merit-based political leadership

Merit-based political leadership

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Thu, Jul 4 2013

What lessons can we learn from Australia? Last week, Julia Gillard had to resign as leader of the Australian...

Grameen and growing intolerance in the...

Grameen and growing intolerance in the...

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Thu, Jul 4 2013

The entire nation seems to be divided along political lines. There is no space for independent-thinking...

A fragile peace with Taliban if school...

A fragile peace with Taliban if school...

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Thu, Jul 4 2013

The girls and boys who are becoming more assertive in demanding their right to education cannot succeed...

The need to improve investment

The need to improve investment

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Wed, Jul 3 2013

The primary goal is to keep the GDP growing so as to achieve higher living standards and gradually...

Single but stronger

Single but stronger

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Wed, Jul 3 2013

We cannot assume that extremely poor households headed by women are too difficult to target According...

The social business revolution

The social business revolution

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Tue, Jul 2 2013

There are a number of social businesses mostly run by young people, which are changing the lives of...

Debunking the DU myth

Debunking the DU myth

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Tue, Jul 2 2013

Everyone across Bangladesh seems to look at English medium students as different It’s that time...

Emerging, maturing, protesting...

Emerging, maturing, protesting...

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Tue, Jul 2 2013

Emerging markets are our new economic fulcrums In a global economy that has become more reliant...

Plassey, 1757: Beyond villains, conspiracies...

Plassey, 1757: Beyond villains, conspiracies...

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Mon, Jul 1 2013

For Mir Jafar, the title of the ultimate traitor seems to be reserved for eternity The movie portrayal...

From one tyrant to another

From one tyrant to another

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Mon, Jul 1 2013

The country is even more deeply riven than it was when Mubarak ruled This week marks the one-year...

Maximising your educational...

Maximising your educational...

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Mon, Jul 1 2013

If you want to learn, break free of the shackles and learn “Ammu, ami ei deshe r thakbo...

The Walmart of moral bankruptcy?

The Walmart of moral bankruptcy?

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Sun, Jun 30 2013

Dr Yunus is a a much-needed role model for modern day Bangladesh This is the story of a simple...