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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

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?