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Man of integrity,  politician of...

Man of integrity, politician of...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Why Tajuddin Ahmad is an indelible part of history

Diplomats in their state of...

Diplomats in their state of...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jul 11 2019

They need to be morally courageous individuals

Murder, shootouts, and the slow wheels...

Murder, shootouts, and the slow wheels...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jul 4 2019

Nayan reaped what he sowed, but that is only the small picture

Default culture and governance do not...

Default culture and governance do not...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jun 27 2019

Stricter actions must be taken against willful loan defaulters

Morsi … and death by medieval

Morsi … and death by medieval

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jun 20 2019

His imprisonment was a scandal and a failure of the global community

The peacocks in our impunity...

The peacocks in our impunity...

World

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Are some people above the law?

The murder of history

The murder of history

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, May 30 2019

37 years after his assassination, General Ziaur Rahman remains a complex figure

America and its dangerous men

America and its dangerous men

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, May 23 2019

The hostile diplomacy of the United States is bad news for the rest of the world

Our VIPs and their class identity

Our VIPs and their class identity

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, May 16 2019

What raises a person to the status of ‘very important person?

Our diplomats need to do better

Our diplomats need to do better

Opinion

Thu, May 9 2019

A ritual mouthing of platitudes will no longer be enough

Remembering the Tiger of Bengal

Remembering the Tiger of Bengal

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Apr 25 2019

The history and politics of AK Fazlul Huq

The decline of secular politics

The decline of secular politics

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Apr 18 2019

The idealism which once governed thought and strategy has not translated into concerted programs

Diary of a bitter man

Diary of a bitter man

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Apr 11 2019

What Ayub Khan’s diaries reveal about the military dictator

God’s world and men’s desires

God’s world and men’s desires

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Apr 4 2019

Modernization has come, but at what cost?

The need for focused historical...

The need for focused historical...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Mar 28 2019

Preserving our history for scholars and future generations 

A date in March … across time

A date in March … across time

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Mar 21 2019

Why March 21 matters in the history of South Asia 

The troubled rebirth of DUCSU

The troubled rebirth of DUCSU

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Mar 14 2019

A premier player in the history of Bangladesh has been resuscitated in erratic fashion

The struggle … for emancipation, for...

The struggle … for emancipation, for...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Mar 7 2019

Remembering the immortal speech of March 7

A day of profound sorrow

A day of profound sorrow

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Mon, Feb 25 2019

The Pilkhana tragedy left an indelible stain on our national identity

Lost details in the Ekushey...

Lost details in the Ekushey...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Feb 21 2019

February 21 holds far more significance to our history than we have been led to believe

The curtain falls for Rashid...

The curtain falls for Rashid...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Mon, Feb 11 2019

The son of Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy carried on his father’s legacy until his death