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No smut please, we’re Bangladeshi

No smut please, we’re Bangladeshi

Rubaiyat Kabir

Fri, Apr 5 2019

Why no one is discussing the pornography ban in any meaningful way

Standing in the way of progress

Standing in the way of progress

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Mar 26 2019

Complacency usually gives way to oppression

To patronize and annoy

To patronize and annoy

Rubaiyat Kabir

Wed, Feb 6 2019

There is a great disconnect between the law and law enforcement

Punishment through crime

Punishment through crime

Rubaiyat Kabir

Wed, Jan 30 2019

Citizens taking the law into their own hands should never be celebrated

The party is always somewhere else

The party is always somewhere else

Rubaiyat Kabir

Wed, Dec 19 2018

The allure of instant gratification and empty validation has never been more significant

How do the elections work?

How do the elections work?

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Dec 11 2018

Many of us are unaware of nuances in the political process

What women want

What women want

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Nov 27 2018

Demanding safety in public spaces should not be a first-world luxury

A festival of no surprises

A festival of no surprises

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Nov 13 2018

We have seen these reactions before

A protest to a protest

A protest to a protest

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Oct 30 2018

All of this has less to do with transport workers, and more to do with their bosses

The city that forever sleeps

The city that forever sleeps

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Oct 16 2018

Dhaka could be crumbling under its own weight

A portrait of the artist as a dead...

A portrait of the artist as a dead...

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Oct 9 2018

Are we really as cultured as we claim to be?

When the spell breaks

When the spell breaks

Opinion

Tue, Sep 25 2018

Journalists have a responsibility towards the people

Paving the way for tomorrow’s...

Paving the way for tomorrow’s...

Opinion

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Where has our obsession with academic excellence gotten us?

We are not the enemy

We are not the enemy

Opinion

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Journalists get a lot more hate than they deserve

What I witnessed at Jigatola that...

What I witnessed at Jigatola that...

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Aug 7 2018

From the authorities, there was heavy-handedness; and from the protesters, there was empathy

How are we even alive?

How are we even alive?

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Jul 31 2018

We have all become a bit too comfortable at the prospect of death

More human than human

More human than human

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Jul 24 2018

Do we have it in us to stop the scourge of animal cruelty? 

The many moods, shades, and sides of...

The many moods, shades, and sides of...

Opinion

Wed, Jul 18 2018

Treat others as you would have them treat you

Music is worth living for

Music is worth living for

Rubaiyat Kabir

Wed, Jul 11 2018

Let us all be grateful that we still have music to help us through tough times

In the name of student politics

In the name of student politics

Opinion

Wed, Jul 4 2018

Campus violence seems so normal it is often treated as background noise

The large print giveth, and the small...

The large print giveth, and the small...

Rubaiyat Kabir

Wed, Jun 27 2018

We are at that time again