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I spy

I spy

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Sun, Jun 16 2013

The amended anti-terrorism act is a troublesome violation of our civil liberties and constitutional...

A failure of diplomacy

A failure of diplomacy

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Sun, Jun 16 2013

As we wait upon the US to make its decision about the GSP facility for our nation, the government...

Bengali Muslims’ incomplete quest

Bengali Muslims’ incomplete quest

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Sun, Jun 16 2013

It is unrealistic to take religion completely out of the equation Bengali Muslims have been trying...

American exceptionalism: Seen through...

American exceptionalism: Seen through...

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Sun, Jun 16 2013

Why should China listen to American grievances about China’s IP theft when these practices work...

Killing three birds with one stone

Killing three birds with one stone

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Sat, Jun 15 2013

Whitening black money, and the provision in the proposed budget for this, remains very controversial....

Diplomatic amnesia

Diplomatic amnesia

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Sat, Jun 15 2013

The Indian high commissioner’s statement that no Bangladeshi has been killed by India’s...

Still room for surprises in Iran...

Still room for surprises in Iran...

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Sat, Jun 15 2013

Televised debates last week revolved around the economy and the nuclear question As Iranians voted...

What is the writing on the wall?

What is the writing on the wall?

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Sat, Jun 15 2013

Many individuals in the country are making preparations With the country’s foreign exchange...

In search of the 'ever-elusive' common...

In search of the 'ever-elusive' common...

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Fri, Jun 14 2013

As long as our politicians cannot be above and beyond obsessive self-interest and gross partisan aggrandisement,...

All eyes on the city polls

All eyes on the city polls

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Fri, Jun 14 2013

A free and fair election would be a sign of more positive things to come. The people of this country...

Don’t shelve the World Bank report

Don’t shelve the World Bank report

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Fri, Jun 14 2013

The finance minister's acknowledgment of the report and the willingness to publish it is a good...

Can we beat corruption?

Can we beat corruption?

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Thu, Jun 13 2013

It doesn't seem like we'll be seeing the end of it any time soon Will Bangladesh see an escalation...

Much ado about Advani

Much ado about Advani

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Thu, Jun 13 2013

In the drama surrounding Narendra Modi, the biggest showdown was the one between him and his former...

Our hypocrisy at the border

Our hypocrisy at the border

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Thu, Jun 13 2013

There is no doubt that the refugee crisis puts us in an unenviable position. However, we have moral...

Send them to school, for all our...

Send them to school, for all our...

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Thu, Jun 13 2013

It is time to realise the only way to really reap social and economic benefits from this phenomenon...

Building a safer and stronger garment...

Building a safer and stronger garment...

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Thu, Jun 13 2013

A plan through which the country’s highest export earner can continue to grow and contribute...

Benefitting from black money

Benefitting from black money

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Wed, Jun 12 2013

We need to find a solution where everybody wins In his most recent budget the Finance Minister AMA...

An apology, maybe?

An apology, maybe?

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Wed, Jun 12 2013

It is time for people to stop stereotyping journalists I had to debate with myself for a long time,...

Power misery: First aid

Power misery: First aid

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Wed, Jun 12 2013

As people suffer from record high temperatures and power outages, the new government can take some...

Bangladesh's idol: Fools vs...

Bangladesh's idol: Fools vs...

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Wed, Jun 12 2013

Why do we hold cricketers to a higher standard than politicians? One of the primary reasons Bangladesh...

Preventing another industrial...

Preventing another industrial...

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Wed, Jun 12 2013

Savar municipality officials permitted the building to be built, hence, they are also a party to the...