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Remembering the amazing JRC

Remembering the amazing JRC

Mahdin Mahboob

Thu, Apr 30 2020

With the passing of Professor Jamilur Reza Chowdhury, the country has lost a great academic and...

The end of the road

The end of the road

Mahdin Mahboob

Mon, Dec 3 2018

What universities can do about mental health issues

In the line of fire

In the line of fire

Mahdin Mahboob

Wed, May 30 2018

Shootouts and crossfires will not solve the drug problem

Don’t call us, we’ll call you

Don’t call us, we’ll call you

Mahdin Mahboob

Wed, Jul 19 2017

Discrimination against private university students is unacceptable

Corruption in a Muslim country?

Corruption in a Muslim country?

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Wed, Jan 21 2015

The religion of Islam, followed by approximately 1.6 billion people in the world, is perhaps the most...

The fight for freedom today

The fight for freedom today

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Mon, Dec 15 2014

Expatriate workers and RMG workers have contributed most to development of the country since our independenceA...

Much left to do

Much left to do

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Wed, Apr 23 2014

The majority of the victims have not received much compensation, and are suffering Twenty-fourth April,...

Fair enough?

Fair enough?

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Tue, Apr 15 2014

Skin colour is not something we can choose, it is set by nature according to which part of the world...

Must Islam and feminism

Must Islam and feminism

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Fri, Feb 14 2014

The inheritance law of Islam is an improvement from pre-Islamic Arabia, where even that share was not...

Time to ban student politics?

Time to ban student politics?

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Sat, Feb 1 2014

Student politics, at one time, was the pride of the nation. That is no longer the case – it has caused...

Of blockades and apologies

Of blockades and apologies

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Sat, Dec 7 2013

People of Bangladesh want an immediate stop to the killing, mayhem, and excessive violence. All we want...

Lessons for today’s Bangladeshi...

Lessons for today’s Bangladeshi...

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Wed, Aug 14 2013

The youth can no longer afford to think that ‘politics in this country have become too dirty;...

The consequences of national greed

The consequences of national greed

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Tue, Jul 23 2013

Acute hatred seems to be a prevalent and incurable disease within this country Forty-two years...

Bangladesh and the spirit of...

Bangladesh and the spirit of...

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Sat, Jul 13 2013

As a nation we are completely misguided about how we should lead our lives during Ramadan Ramadan...

Dhaka is dead, long live Dhaka

Dhaka is dead, long live Dhaka

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Wed, Jun 26 2013

Perhaps it is time to declare this city "officially dead" It is customary in some countries,...

What about the rest of us?

What about the rest of us?

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Thu, Jun 6 2013

The hartals do our country more harm than good Most of us know that nationwide strikes (locally...

To be or not to be

To be or not to be

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Sat, May 4 2013

To be, or not to be, that is the question, the famous opening phrase of a monologue in William Shakespeare’s...

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...