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‘Ah, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s...

‘Ah, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Dec 5 2019

Bangladesh was a reality in people’s minds before 1971

Political blunders in our time

Political blunders in our time

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Nov 28 2019

Political leaders are, like the rest of us, less than perfect

Hostage nation in a free country

Hostage nation in a free country

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Nov 21 2019

When dishonesty and a lack of scruples prevail

Men of history, obituaries, and...

Men of history, obituaries, and...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Nov 14 2019

Sometimes, we need to speak ill of the dead

The sordid art of political...

The sordid art of political...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Nov 7 2019

The lure of power often makes people turn on their benefactors

The powerhouse that was Indira...

The powerhouse that was Indira...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Oct 31 2019

Remembering the politician on her 35th death anniversary 

The de-secularization of

The de-secularization of

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Oct 24 2019

All religious groups have a home in our country, and their rights should be protected

The importance of being Abiy Ahmed

The importance of being Abiy Ahmed

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Oct 17 2019

The Ethiopian prime minister and the Nobel are beautifully matched

Silence is the death of ideas

Silence is the death of ideas

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Oct 10 2019

The candle-light vigils for Abrar Fahad are a bold repudiation of silence

Birthdays and bad mathematics

Birthdays and bad mathematics

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Oct 3 2019

It is important to correctly count anniversaries and birthdays

The majesty inherent in democracy

The majesty inherent in democracy

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Sep 26 2019

It speaks the voice of reason, it liberates the soul

A working democracy has no space for...

A working democracy has no space for...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Sep 19 2019

The ACC needs to be invested with increased powers

The murder of Allende, the wounding...

The murder of Allende, the wounding...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Sep 12 2019

September 11 remains a long moment of undying shame 

A failure of our diplomacy

A failure of our diplomacy

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Aug 29 2019

Re-invention is needed to tackle the Rohingya crisis

A chronicler of the human soul

A chronicler of the human soul

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Aug 22 2019

What great writers like Rizia Rahman do for us

The mark of greatness

The mark of greatness

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Bangladesh will always be Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s country

When Pakistan put Bangabandhu on...

When Pakistan put Bangabandhu on...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Aug 8 2019

How the world reacted to Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s imprisonment    

Prisoners of their language

Prisoners of their language

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Aug 1 2019

When politicians say the wrong thing 

Priya Saha in Washington  and worries...

Priya Saha in Washington and worries...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Jul 25 2019

She should have the guarantee to come back without fear

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