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At the margins of homogeneity

At the margins of homogeneity

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Mon, Dec 16 2013

Funny, isn’t it, that the land, that inalienable heritage of ancestors on which a people live and their...

Battery exports an engine for...

Battery exports an engine for...

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Mon, Dec 16 2013

It is possible for Bangladeshi manufacturers to be competitive in products that require a high level...

December eclipsed

December eclipsed

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Sun, Dec 15 2013

This year, we celebrate Victory Day at a moment when political intransigence coupled with bigoted views...

High hopes

High hopes

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Sun, Dec 15 2013

Can we dispense with these political thugs? We cannot possibly dispense with our politicians. They represent...

In the years since victory

In the years since victory

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Sun, Dec 15 2013

There may be differences of opinion regarding our successes in achieving our goals. But successes have...

Looking forward on Victory Day

Looking forward on Victory Day

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Sun, Dec 15 2013

We have cause for optimism. Over half the population is under the age of 24 and the vast majority were...

Bangladesh a record breaker today

Bangladesh a record breaker today

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Sun, Dec 15 2013

In these tough times, it is gratifying that Bangladeshis can still come together this year to celebrate...

Uncontested seats bode ill

Uncontested seats bode ill

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Sat, Dec 14 2013

It remains highly doubtful whether the results will be accepted by the general population At latest...

Ershad arrest makes a mockery of the...

Ershad arrest makes a mockery of the...

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Sat, Dec 14 2013

Forcibly detaining him in a transparent move to keep him and his party members from withdrawing does...

For a better democracy

For a better democracy

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Sat, Dec 14 2013

There is hardly anyone who would disagree with the statement that democracy is not running properly in...

Interfaith monologues

Interfaith monologues

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Sat, Dec 14 2013

The need for interfaith understanding today remains unarguably acute. It is sharpened by the polarisation...

Still in the stalemate

Still in the stalemate

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Sat, Dec 14 2013

We have never seen such violence in any opposition protest in recent times, not in the four decades since...

The power of ideas

The power of ideas

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Fri, Dec 13 2013

If we are to truly honour the sacrifice these brilliant individuals made, we must never forget that they...

The promise of the war crimes...

The promise of the war crimes...

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Fri, Dec 13 2013

The defendants do not deserve better than they have received, but their victims and the Bangladeshi people...

What the ICC can do

What the ICC can do

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Fri, Dec 13 2013

It is argued Bangladesh’s political leaders including the president, prime minister and elected and non-elected...

A fearless witness against the Butcher...

A fearless witness against the Butcher...

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Fri, Dec 13 2013

He came back to his beloved motherland only to give testimony against the ‘Butcher of Mirpur.’ He gave...

Remembering our martyred...

Remembering our martyred...

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Fri, Dec 13 2013

If we are to truly move forward and develop into the democracy we have dreamt of, we need to take our...

RMG sector needs government help

RMG sector needs government help

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Fri, Dec 13 2013

RMG entrepreneurs need help to ensure that they can keep growing exports, while also managing to invest...

Expiating our original sin

Expiating our original sin

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Thu, Dec 12 2013

Can a nation in which war criminals can hold their heads up high, arrogant and unbowed, ever move forward...

Follow court order on Kalpana...

Follow court order on Kalpana...

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Thu, Dec 12 2013

It should be an utmost priority for the police to complete their investigation into Kalpana Chakma’s...

Shame on me

Shame on me

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Thu, Dec 12 2013

I felt ashamed again by helplessly watching countless Bangladeshis killed. There are very few examples...