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Of Ramachandra Guha, Asia Bibi, and...

Of Ramachandra Guha, Asia Bibi, and...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Nov 14 2018

Is South Asia falling into religious extremism?

The knives are out

The knives are out

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Nov 7 2018

Why is the integrity of Dr Kamal Hossain being questioned?

Story of a political negotiator

Story of a political negotiator

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 31 2018

Is this the return of Kamal Hossain?

What Ayub Khan left behind

What Ayub Khan left behind

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 24 2018

Sixty years after October 1958, Ayub Khan’s legacy makes for rich historical research

An incongruity of a monarchy

An incongruity of a monarchy

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 17 2018

All of them knew, and know, what they did to Khashoggi

They were no footnotes

They were no footnotes

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 10 2018

Mohammad Farhad, Moni Singh, and Mahbubul Haq were milestones in Bangladesh’s history

The diplomacy question in South...

The diplomacy question in South...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Oct 3 2018

Lines of communication between leaders of Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan need to be open

Amit Shah and his termite politics

Amit Shah and his termite politics

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 26 2018

Once again, xenophobia got the better of reason

1971 and a bit of alternative...

1971 and a bit of alternative...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 19 2018

What if Bangabandhu had taken charge as Pakistan’s prime minister?

Memories of sad September days

Memories of sad September days

Opinion

Wed, Sep 12 2018

We grieve for the dead on these days of autumn

Flames of faith rising in the soul

Flames of faith rising in the soul

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Once more, you are humbled by the Lord of the Worlds

The sad and sure decline of...

The sad and sure decline of...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Aug 29 2018

In the old days, politics was nothing without principle

Pakistani jailer remembers incarcerated...

Pakistani jailer remembers incarcerated...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Aug 15 2018

An account of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s time spent in prison

There are ways, there are means

There are ways, there are means

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Aug 8 2018

How to handle a student protest

Conspiracy, murder, and the call for...

Conspiracy, murder, and the call for...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jul 25 2018

The true history must be brought to light 

Memories of the Rainbow Man

Memories of the Rainbow Man

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jul 19 2018

In death, Nelson Mandela remains the dream future generations can emulate

Dhaka University is now alien...

Dhaka University is now alien...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jul 12 2018

Freedom of movement is the cardinal rule of modern life

The prejudiced mind

The prejudiced mind

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jul 5 2018

The risks of writing for a newspaper

Meetings in the memory

Meetings in the memory

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jun 28 2018

The wheels of memory grind on

What makes a good leader?

What makes a good leader?

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jun 21 2018

Leadership in the end is a demonstration of humility

All the presidents we have known

All the presidents we have known

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Who succeeded, and who failed?