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Op-Ed: Stricken statesmen: A brief...

Op-Ed: Stricken statesmen: A brief...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 14 2020

What happens when the people in charge get sick?

OP-ED: A society under assault by...

OP-ED: A society under assault by...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 7 2020

Will the loud protests we are hearing now serve as a wake-up call?

OP-ED: The diplomat in Bangabandhu

OP-ED: The diplomat in Bangabandhu

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 30 2020

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman respected his detractors abroad, and so he disarmed them

OP-ED: Let’s take TIB’s analyses...

OP-ED: Let’s take TIB’s analyses...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Bangladesh Bank has not lived up to public expectations

OP-ED: From the Vienna Congress to the...

OP-ED: From the Vienna Congress to the...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 16 2020

How the UK prime minister’s move may undermine respect for the nation abroad

OP-ED: Fumigation, trespass, and authoritarian...

OP-ED: Fumigation, trespass, and authoritarian...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 9 2020

The tendency towards absolute power has increasingly been defining rulers around the globe

OP-ED: Pranab Mukherjee and his...

OP-ED: Pranab Mukherjee and his...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 2 2020

A brief history of the Indian presidency

OP-ED: Chitta Ranjan Dutta: Soldier...

OP-ED: Chitta Ranjan Dutta: Soldier...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Aug 26 2020

The great fighter’s passing revives thoughts on our lost values

OP-ED: The public intellectual is a...

OP-ED: The public intellectual is a...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Aug 19 2020

The responsibility of speaking truth to power

Op-Ed: In lunar light, at Bangabandhu’s...

Op-Ed: In lunar light, at Bangabandhu’s...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Aug 13 2020

The enduring image of the Father of the Nation

OP-ED: The lingering pain of Partition,...

OP-ED: The lingering pain of Partition,...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Aug 5 2020

In the weeks following the vivisection of the country, the masses paid the price

OP-ED: Imran Khan’s call and a report...

OP-ED: Imran Khan’s call and a report...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jul 29 2020

It is not a closed chapter and will not be until its present generation of leaders delinks itself from...

OP-ED: Tajuddin Ahmad and the call to...

OP-ED: Tajuddin Ahmad and the call to...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jul 22 2020

Remembering the achievements of a great statesman on his birth anniversary

OP-ED: The lengthening landscape of...

OP-ED: The lengthening landscape of...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Have law and political accountability been rendered meaningless?

OP-ED: Farhad, Rono … and the generation...

OP-ED: Farhad, Rono … and the generation...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jul 8 2020

Their stories must not be blown away by the winds of time

OP-ED: America’s predicament, pre-Fourth...

OP-ED: America’s predicament, pre-Fourth...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jul 1 2020

It is a crying shame to have philistines strut about in power

OP-ED: The dimensions of

OP-ED: The dimensions of

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jun 24 2020

Look to the actions of great statesmen and stateswomen who came before us

OP-ED: The Agartala case as it transformed...

OP-ED: The Agartala case as it transformed...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jun 18 2020

Understanding the significance of June 19

OP-ED: Hungry teachers, old pensioners,...

OP-ED: Hungry teachers, old pensioners,...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jun 17 2020

The rich get away with crimes, while the poor weep and huddle in the corner

OP-ED: Reinventing the state, reviving...

OP-ED: Reinventing the state, reviving...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jun 10 2020

In these dark coronavirus times, where have accountability and transparency gone?

OP-ED: The colour black

OP-ED: The colour black

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jun 3 2020

Discrimination against dark skin has a been a universal problem across the ages, even here in...