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UN to the rescue?

UN to the rescue?

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Wed, Jan 1 2014

After 42 years as a sovereign nation, if Bangladesh still requires international assistance for governance,...

A feminist response

A feminist response

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Wed, Jan 1 2014

Society does teach men to objectify women, and blaming the agents instead of the system can only go so...

Balance between public order and human...

Balance between public order and human...

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Wed, Jan 1 2014

While law enforcement needs to remain ever vigilant, there must also be lines that it does not crossAin...

Invest in workforce to mitigate remittance...

Invest in workforce to mitigate remittance...

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Wed, Jan 1 2014

The government needs to do more to protect and boost the benefits received by the economy via remittancesFigures...

For a better year ahead

For a better year ahead

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Tue, Dec 31 2013

Bangladeshis have good reason to hope for a better future if the political crisis can be resolvedAs the...

A new year’s wish

A new year’s wish

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Tue, Dec 31 2013

We call on our political parties to turn over a new leaf in 2014 and work together to find a reasonable...

A citizen’s call to both sides

A citizen’s call to both sides

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Tue, Dec 31 2013

It would take so little for you to win the hearts of the majority in a durable manner. Still, all you...

Why this apathy?

Why this apathy?

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Tue, Dec 31 2013

The ACC can initiate an inquiry into the wealth allegations. But it does not appear interestedWhen journalists...

Happy New Year?

Happy New Year?

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Tue, Dec 31 2013

The people seem to have been erased from the equations and become completely voiceless while battles...

Note what she said

Note what she said

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Mon, Dec 30 2013

Although her expressions were of disappointment and anger, she raised issues that deserve thoughtful...

What do the common people want?

What do the common people want?

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Mon, Dec 30 2013

Every mother has to think twice before their children’s exams regarding how to commute to school safely...

Homage to a great patriot

Homage to a great patriot

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Mon, Dec 30 2013

He wrote against the radicals and fanatics and made himself available for protests December 31. Justice...

Something to cheer about

Something to cheer about

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Mon, Dec 30 2013

Given that our students have had to deal with exams being rescheduled at short notice, these results...

Stop hurting food producers

Stop hurting food producers

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Mon, Dec 30 2013

Our food supply is being decimated. Action must be taken immediately to stop this senseless loss As...

How about a party of the common...

How about a party of the common...

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Sun, Dec 29 2013

When a movement born out of a passion for integrity reaches a certain level, there will be some results...

The red herring

The red herring

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Sun, Dec 29 2013

Ironically, the principles of freedom of speech enabled Jamaat to start making a comeback. In this they...

Staying within bounds

Staying within bounds

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Sun, Dec 29 2013

It is the government’s responsibility to find a way to normalise the situation while providing security...

PM does not have to agree, but she should...

PM does not have to agree, but she should...

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Sun, Dec 29 2013

One expects far greater tolerance from a democratic leader. The PM’s dismissive and disparaging response...

No permission for march a mistake

No permission for march a mistake

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Sat, Dec 28 2013

The government must give democratic space to protest and should have encouraged today’s demonstration...

What are you willing to

What are you willing to

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Sat, Dec 28 2013

Make no mistake, the elections on January 5 are half-baked only because of one party: the BNP Recent...

Make a commitment to go green

Make a commitment to go green

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Sat, Dec 28 2013

We should look to producing homegrown green technology. This could be the most efficient use of our scarce...