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The new cold war

The new cold war

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Tue, Jul 8 2014

This new cold war lacks the intensity and pervasiveness of the old one The mutual belligerence among...

To the sound of trumpets

To the sound of trumpets

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Mon, Jul 7 2014

The truth is, ISIS, al-Qaeda, and their various other incarnations do not represent Islam or MuslimsIt...

To the sound of trumpets

To the sound of trumpets

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Mon, Jul 7 2014

The truth is, ISIS, al-Qaeda, and their various other incarnations do not represent Islam or MuslimsIt...

Allocation is only part of the job

Allocation is only part of the job

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Mon, Jul 7 2014

What is needed is effective implementation of SSNPs, which needs a strong political willIn his budget...

Act now to save us

Act now to save us

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Mon, Jul 7 2014

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change forecasts an increase in the world’s average temperature...

Mud, myth, and Old Dhaka iftar

Mud, myth, and Old Dhaka iftar

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Sun, Jul 6 2014

Despite the flamboyance surrounding Old Dhaka iftar, the food is just basic. What is attractive is the...

A take on Modinomics

A take on Modinomics

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Sun, Jul 6 2014

As a messiah of corporate houses, Modi sold, or maybe oversold, the Gujarat development model as a part...

A brand new, age-old problem

A brand new, age-old problem

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Sun, Jul 6 2014

Bangladesh is famous for its struggles with cholera and typhoid, but our new health hazard is old ageIt...

Together behind a dream

Together behind a dream

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Sat, Jul 5 2014

No difference in this world seems to be able to stop Argentina and Bangladesh from coming togetherMore...

Militancy strikes back

Militancy strikes back

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Sat, Jul 5 2014

The rise of ISIL, aka ISIS, is actually caused by the Western powers and their Arab alliesAzimullah Khan,...

Narrow tunnels, shifting lights

Narrow tunnels, shifting lights

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Sat, Jul 5 2014

The search for a home for a single anyone is tough regardless of genderOnce upon a time (actually not...

The holy month

The holy month

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Sat, Jul 5 2014

Ramadan is not just about starving oneself an entire day only to be overwhelmed with food while breaking...

As crazy as we get

As crazy as we get

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Fri, Jul 4 2014

The Brazilians or the Argentine people would perhaps never know that a Bangladeshi fan has passed away...

Train them better

Train them better

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Fri, Jul 4 2014

Every garments factory in Bangladesh should offer employees both on-the-job and off-the-job trainingTraining...

Train them better

Train them better

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Fri, Jul 4 2014

Every garments factory in Bangladesh should offer employees both on-the-job and off-the-job trainingTraining...

Leaders of tomorrow, today

Leaders of tomorrow, today

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Fri, Jul 4 2014

In Bangladesh, different organisations and youth centres are working to develop youth programsSustainable...

The undead city

The undead city

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Thu, Jul 3 2014

Necessary steps must be taken in order to dispose of our waste, but that’s just stating the obviousI...

The tangled web of history

The tangled web of history

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Thu, Jul 3 2014

 “Oh what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to deceive,” wrote Sir Walter...

Mirror of society

Mirror of society

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Thu, Jul 3 2014

Shamim Osman’s stance against the media reflect the psychology of politicians“Journalists are dogs....

Mirror of society

Mirror of society

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Thu, Jul 3 2014

“Journalists are dogs. When we were children, affluent people used to keep pet dogs ... now, people...

The age of the sweeper-keeper

The age of the sweeper-keeper

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Wed, Jul 2 2014

As Manuel Neuer showed against Algeria, the role of the goalkeeper has changed completelyMaybe this betrays...