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OP-ED: Where do adolescents stand in...

OP-ED: Where do adolescents stand in...

Saleem Samad

Wed, Jun 23 2021

With all the focus on adults and children, adolescents slip through the cracks

OP-ED: The elections that broke...

OP-ED: The elections that broke...

Saleem Samad

Tue, Jun 8 2021

The inclusive elections were the first since Pakistan was carved out in 1947

OP-ED: The last 10 days of East...

OP-ED: The last 10 days of East...

Saleem Samad

Tue, Jun 1 2021

The tense few days leading up to the start of the Liberation War

OP-ED: Arabs have failed the...

OP-ED: Arabs have failed the...

Saleem Samad

Thu, May 27 2021

Supporting Palestine should not be a partisan issue

OP-ED: A secret armed struggle

OP-ED: A secret armed struggle

Saleem Samad

Tue, May 18 2021

Why the idea of a unified struggle with Pakistan’s exiled political leaders failed in 1971

OP-ED: Securing Bangabandhu’s...

OP-ED: Securing Bangabandhu’s...

Saleem Samad

Tue, May 11 2021

On the events surrounding Sheikh Mujib’s return from Mianwali Jail to Dhaka

OP-ED: An ally for Bangladesh

OP-ED: An ally for Bangladesh

Saleem Samad

Tue, May 4 2021

How Indira Gandhi’s principal secretary PN Haksar had aided the liberation effort in 1971

OP-ED: An oath in secrecy

OP-ED: An oath in secrecy

Saleem Samad

Tue, Apr 27 2021

How Mujibnagar came to be

OP-ED: A symbolic icon of the nationalist...

OP-ED: A symbolic icon of the nationalist...

Saleem Samad

Tue, Apr 20 2021

Making a case for Mujibnagar Day as Republic Day of Bangladesh

OP-ED: From the pages of history

OP-ED: From the pages of history

Saleem Samad

Tue, Apr 13 2021

Remembering the forgotten reports of the Hamoodur Rahman Commission

OP-ED: On the wrong side of

OP-ED: On the wrong side of

Saleem Samad

Tue, Apr 6 2021

Understanding the Arab world’s response to the Bangladesh Liberation War

OP-ED: He came, he saw, but he did not...

OP-ED: He came, he saw, but he did not...

Saleem Samad

Wed, Mar 31 2021

The expectations of the common people in Bangladesh were left unfulfilled

OP-ED: Getting away with genocide

OP-ED: Getting away with genocide

Saleem Samad

Tue, Mar 23 2021

How the 195 Pakistani officers escaped prosecution for their war crimes

OP-ED: A timely agreement

OP-ED: A timely agreement

Saleem Samad

Tue, Mar 16 2021

Assessing the impact of the Indo-Soviet treaty of 1971 on Bangladesh’s independence

OP-ED: Born for the flag

OP-ED: Born for the flag

Saleem Samad

Tue, Mar 9 2021

The story of Salam Sikder and his loyalty to the Bangladesh flag

OP-ED: For whom the bell tolls

OP-ED: For whom the bell tolls

Saleem Samad

Tue, Mar 2 2021

What purpose does the Digital Security Act truly serve?

OP-ED: Control tobacco to fight the...

OP-ED: Control tobacco to fight the...

Saleem Samad

Tue, Feb 23 2021

Loopholes in existing laws need to be addressed

OP-ED: Re-interpreting Professor Ahmed...

OP-ED: Re-interpreting Professor Ahmed...

Saleem Samad

Mon, Feb 15 2021

A century after his birth, there is much we can learn from him

OP-ED: Checkmate for Suu Kyi

OP-ED: Checkmate for Suu Kyi

Saleem Samad

Wed, Feb 10 2021

Her failure to own up to the crackdown on the Rohingya has sullied her reputation

OP-ED: A slogan that crosses...

OP-ED: A slogan that crosses...

Saleem Samad

Tue, Feb 2 2021

‘Joy Bangla’ does not just belong to Bangladesh

OP-ED: A pragmatic reset

OP-ED: A pragmatic reset

Saleem Samad

Tue, Jan 26 2021

What will President Joe Biden’s strategy be for South Asia?