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Wrong words at the wrong time

Wrong words at the wrong time

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Fri, Apr 26 2013

By making threats to take over Bangabhaban and re-issuing the threat to besiege Dhaka on May 5, Hefazat...

It means nothing to be Bangladeshi

It means nothing to be Bangladeshi

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Fri, Apr 26 2013

The nation has failed to live up to its ideals The past few months, we’ve seen a resurgent...

Human life on sale

Human life on sale

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Fri, Apr 26 2013

In marketing design class, we were taught that many factors effect a reader’s decision: font,...

Will corruption kill us all?

Will corruption kill us all?

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Fri, Apr 26 2013

Yet another tragedy in Savar, where hundreds of garments- workers have died. Yet again, there will...

Will we continue to be silent?

Will we continue to be silent?

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Fri, Apr 26 2013

Those responsible must be held accountable One girl asked him [the factory manager]: “Mr. Bonstein,...

Human life on sale

Human life on sale

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Fri, Apr 26 2013

There are brave people like Nazma Akhtar who are fighting tirelessly for the rights of the workers...

A small sacrifice

A small sacrifice

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Wed, Apr 24 2013

All of a sudden, a certain Mobarak Hossain has made our national list of most unwanteds. Shooting...

a small sacrifice

a small sacrifice

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Wed, Apr 24 2013

All of a sudden, a certain Mobarak Hossain has made our national list of most unwanteds. Shooting...

How many deaths will it take till we...

How many deaths will it take till we...

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Wed, Apr 24 2013

The time has come for Bangladesh to prove that we truly value all human life We have been here...

Of good versus evil

Of good versus evil

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Wed, Apr 24 2013

When I was a child, I always believed good triumphed over evil. There was never a question of it...

No end to injustice of war on...

No end to injustice of war on...

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Wed, Apr 24 2013

Despite campaign promises, Guantamo remains open More than four years after Barack Obama pledged to...

Rewards and punishment for winners and...

Rewards and punishment for winners and...

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Wed, Apr 24 2013

It is high time political parties learn to coexist so that people can get on with their daily lives ...

The post-American world

The post-American world

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Wed, Apr 24 2013

As America's influence wanes, we see China coming up as the challenger In a unipolar world order, the...

Print media and society

Print media and society

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Wed, Apr 24 2013

Some thoughts on newspapers' role in society Human beings are by nature garrulous and gossipy; they...

The war of brutal videos and our handicapped...

The war of brutal videos and our handicapped...

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Wed, Apr 24 2013

We cannot let our political faith triumph over basic human instincts Several brutal videos of...

A little self-respect, please

A little self-respect, please

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Tue, Apr 23 2013

It is hard to believe that our finance minister, in a recent meeting at the World Bank, brought up...

Rahul vs Modi: Are you entirely sure...

Rahul vs Modi: Are you entirely sure...

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Tue, Apr 23 2013

The two supposed frontrunners may not even be in the running Elections to India’s parliament...

Of daring, deadlocks and fractious...

Of daring, deadlocks and fractious...

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Mon, Apr 22 2013

In 2013, with the nation facing a political impasse, sacrifices made in 1930 struggle to find meaning...

Hartals should have no place in our...

Hartals should have no place in our...

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Mon, Apr 22 2013

Why are they allowed to continue? Is it possible to rid our politics of hartals? I put the question...

What's good for the goose

What's good for the goose

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Mon, Apr 22 2013

It is shocking (though hardly surprising) that the AL government would allow activists of the Bangladesh...

A breath of fresh air?

A breath of fresh air?

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Mon, Apr 22 2013

The news that the BNP is considering bringing Zubaida Rahman into the political fold is certainly...