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Fundamentalist Islam’s Bengali...

Fundamentalist Islam’s Bengali...

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Tue, May 21 2013

The demands Hefazat-e-Islam made are not new. Many of their demands have antecedents in some form...

Lessons from Sir Alex

Lessons from Sir Alex

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Mon, May 20 2013

Sir Alex Ferguson found the one thing he was born to do, and he kept at it for 27 years These...

In fear of Allah

In fear of Allah

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Mon, May 20 2013

The national media is playing a role in misrepresenting Islam   “Madhur Harinaam...

An institutional failure

An institutional failure

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Mon, May 20 2013

Countrywide clashes following Sayedee's verdict resulted in many deaths

It is the state who needs the holy trinity...

It is the state who needs the holy trinity...

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Sun, May 19 2013

As citizens, we need to continually question the intentions of those in power It has been nine...

Does Islam need protection?

Does Islam need protection?

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Sun, May 19 2013

Islam is a vast religion that is all encompassing in the life of a Muslim Hefazat means security,...

Transparency with teeth

Transparency with teeth

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Sat, May 18 2013

A way forward for the Bangladeshi garment industry The recent tragedy in Savar is just one in...

Winds of change and warnings for...

Winds of change and warnings for...

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Sat, May 18 2013

Pakistan's elections provide a glimmer as to what steps Bangladesh must take On May 11, Pakistan...

Pawns in the great game

Pawns in the great game

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Sat, May 18 2013

Children should be left out of dirty political games Around midday, after finishing zuhr prayers...

Manzoor Hasan

Manzoor Hasan

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Fri, May 17 2013

Transparency with Teeth: A Way Forward for the Bangladeshi Garment Industry Barrister Manzoor...

A Savar mausoleum

A Savar mausoleum

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Fri, May 17 2013

The plight of those affected by the Rana Plaza should be set in stone What has happened in Savar is...

Confessions of a communal mind

Confessions of a communal mind

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Fri, May 17 2013

Following the September disaster, lampooning of Islam has turned pretty outlandish. Unfortunately,...

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...