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Migration and the mélange of...

Migration and the mélange of...

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Wed, Sep 16 2015

Migration has always been a central part of life on Earth. This is part one of a two-part long form....

Salafi secularists of Bangladesh

Salafi secularists of Bangladesh

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Sat, Aug 1 2015

Why do AL supporters try to propagate such an exclusive and idiosyncratic vision of the secularist foundation...

Restoring balance

Restoring balance

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Fri, Jul 31 2015

Intellectuals have to realise that, for balanced politics in the country, the main pro-right party cannot...

Balancing blame and blunders

Balancing blame and blunders

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Sat, Jul 4 2015

We can bring back competitive elections through an internal balance of powersAfter the scale of lawless...

The legacy of Avijit Roy

The legacy of Avijit Roy

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Mon, Mar 2 2015

Rationalist, humanist, and anti-religion activist Avijit Roy was brutally chopped to death in Dhaka on...

The long war

The long war

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Mon, Dec 29 2014

Nationalist fundamentalism of our elite is an utterly cynical ideology that may be also very inadequate...

The end of Great Britain?

The end of Great Britain?

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Sat, Sep 13 2014

The ex-subjects of the British Empire have every reason to cheer the end of Great BritainThe people of...

The end of Great Britain?

The end of Great Britain?

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Sat, Sep 13 2014

The ex-subjects of the British Empire have every reason to cheer the end of Great BritainThe people of...

China and India: Leadership in...

China and India: Leadership in...

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Thu, May 22 2014

Entrusting fate of hundreds of millions or even billions upon hit or miss charismatic leaders seem to...

Change and continuity

Change and continuity

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Sun, May 4 2014

Looking back on recent history to discern the dynamics of Indian foreign policy in light of the Lok Sabha...

And then a hero comes along

And then a hero comes along

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Sat, Apr 26 2014

This preoccupation with Zia and Mujib at these eventful current times exasperates many of usThe history...

A doctrine misunderstood

A doctrine misunderstood

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Thu, Apr 10 2014

The progressive origin of the Monroe Doctrine doesn’t mean the negative reputation is wholly undeservedIn...

The glorious history of Tamil language...

The glorious history of Tamil language...

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Thu, Feb 27 2014

Many people protested against the Hindi imposition by pouring gasoline over their body and burning themselves...

Jamaat should preempt sanctions

Jamaat should preempt sanctions

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Sat, Feb 22 2014

Jamaat’s fate is now largely dependent upon the jostling and maneuvering of the two contenders for power,...

The twain shall meet

The twain shall meet

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Fri, Jan 3 2014

For better or worse, the two political factions are firmly entrenched in the people. If we love the country...

Corruption is good

Corruption is good

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Sat, Dec 28 2013

A little corruption can be good, large corruption is bad but monopolistic corruption is absolutely the...

No solution in sight

No solution in sight

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Sun, Dec 22 2013

The main political parties have been engaging in naked power politics since the dawn of the new democratic...

Not 1996 or 2006, it’s 1970

Not 1996 or 2006, it’s 1970

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Mon, Oct 28 2013

An attempt to hijack people’s clear choice can be compared with the post election shenanigans of 1970....

BFF serves show-cause notice to...

BFF serves show-cause notice to...

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Thu, May 9 2013

Also fined Feni Soccer with Tk 100,000 The disciplinary committee of Bangladesh Football Federation...

There will be blood

There will be blood

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Sat, May 4 2013

Every country in the world, rich or poor, dreams of striking big reserves of oil. Why shouldn't...

There will be blood

There will be blood

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Sat, May 4 2013

Remittance is the only thing that is standing between sustainability and quick bankruptcy of our economy....