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An open letter to Mashrafe

An open letter to Mashrafe

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Wed, Jul 17 2019

A tribute to Bangladesh cricket’s Captain Fantastic

The accidental businessman

The accidental businessman

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Tue, Jun 25 2019

In memory of Mir Alauddin Ahmed

Innocent until proven guilty

Innocent until proven guilty

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Thu, Feb 28 2019

How can we fix our broken legal system?

Can the BNP survive without Khaleda...

Can the BNP survive without Khaleda...

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Fri, Feb 15 2019

Cutting ties with Jamaat would be a good first step

What we can hope for

What we can hope for

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Thu, Jan 10 2019

The new cabinet promises change -- for the better

The ultimate betrayal

The ultimate betrayal

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Fri, Dec 21 2018

Going back to the principles of democracy, secularism, nationalism

We need more women

We need more women

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Dec 10 2018

More female voters can lead to more prospective female parliamentarians

The need for accountability

The need for accountability

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Nov 19 2018

The office of the ombudsman could stop abuse of power by public officials

Is continuity necessary for...

Is continuity necessary for...

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Nov 12 2018

It is high time our thinking went beyond economic growth, towards a more equitable society 

A complicated friendship

A complicated friendship

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Oct 29 2018

Can’t Bangladesh expect more from its influential neighbour?

An ambitious unity

An ambitious unity

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Sun, Oct 21 2018

The national unity process has many hopes, flaws, and aspirations

A global political commitment

A global political commitment

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Oct 1 2018

The Responsibility to Protect applies to both citizens and stateless people

The sad art of sycophancy

The sad art of sycophancy

Opinion

Sun, Sep 16 2018

Our politics has devolved into little more than pleasing party leaders

Leading the pack

Leading the pack

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Wed, Sep 12 2018

James Anderson writes his name into the record books

What’s next for Khaleda Zia?

What’s next for Khaleda Zia?

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Sat, Sep 1 2018

Despite the BNP’s ill-advised priorities, the former prime minister remains a political force

Is it all a farce?

Is it all a farce?

Opinion

Sun, Aug 19 2018

BNP’s call for ‘national unity’ in the lead-up to the election rings hollow

A dream we all share

A dream we all share

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Let’s work towards the digital dream while also safeguarding people’s rights

Prerequisite to a free and fair...

Prerequisite to a free and fair...

Opinion

Mon, Jul 9 2018

Our political parties must work together

A threat to parliamentarianism

A threat to parliamentarianism

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Fri, May 11 2018

Those we elect as MPs need to be able to voice their opinions and vote their conscience

Building the knowledge economy: necessary...

Building the knowledge economy: necessary...

Magazine

Mon, Feb 5 2018

Over its 9-year tenure, the current government of Bangladesh has successfully imprinted certain ideas...