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Dreams shattered, lives destroyed

Dreams shattered, lives destroyed

Editorial

Thu, Sep 6 2018

Do accounts such as this not stir the conscience of the world?

Myanmar’s failed experiment with...

Myanmar’s failed experiment with...

Opinion

Sun, Aug 19 2018

The Rohingya are just the tip of the iceberg 

Family of missing ex-RAB CO seeks PM's...

Family of missing ex-RAB CO seeks PM's...

Dhaka

Fri, Aug 17 2018

Hasinur Rahman was allegedly picked up from near his home in Dhaka’s Mirpur DOHS area on August...

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

Forces behind the scenes

Forces behind the scenes

Mani Shankar Aiyar

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Whoever wins the election, nothing will change for the people of Pakistan

The quest for peace

The quest for peace

Opinion

Tue, May 29 2018

Our role has increased as global citizens

Reconfiguring hope in broken...

Reconfiguring hope in broken...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Tue, May 29 2018

Bangladesh’s contribution to the UN peacekeeping initiative cannot be denied

Dhaka wants stronger defence ties with...

Dhaka wants stronger defence ties with...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, May 18 2018

The negotiation to conclude a Saudi proposed framework deal on defence cooperation is almost...

Fear and anxiety in the CHT

Fear and anxiety in the CHT

John Tripura

Thu, May 10 2018

Violence rages on in the CHT while implementation of the peace accord remains a far cry

EC not deploying army in Gazipur during...

EC not deploying army in Gazipur during...

Politics

Thu, Apr 26 2018

The EC will meet with representatives of social media platforms and the BTRC to prevent the spread of...

AL wants army as strike force, BNP wants...

AL wants army as strike force, BNP wants...

Politics

Mon, Apr 9 2018

The army should not be provided with magisterial power, according to Awami League leaders

Myanmar president pledges to amend army-scripted...

Myanmar president pledges to amend army-scripted...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 30 2018

In his first address to parliament, the famously straight-talking Win Myint has said he would focus on...

Modi government uses army to speak on...

Modi government uses army to speak on...

Mani Shankar Aiyar

Thu, Mar 15 2018

India is treading on perilous ground

Myanmar: Troop build-up on Bangladesh...

Myanmar: Troop build-up on Bangladesh...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 2 2018

‘It was not aimed at antagonising Bangladesh,’ says Myanmar government spokesman Zaw Htay

Crossing the line

Crossing the line

Editorial

Fri, Mar 2 2018

This is not the way to honour a bilateral agreement, and certainly not the way to set us at ease about...

Myanmar forces mass at Tambru...

Myanmar forces mass at Tambru...

Uncategorized

Thu, Mar 1 2018

Foreign Ministry summons the Myanmar ambassador in Dhaka over his country’s move at the border

February 25: All but forgotten?

February 25: All but forgotten?

Nafisa Nawal

Sat, Feb 24 2018

Only memories were left behind

Sanctions are only  the first step

Sanctions are only the first step

Editorial

Fri, Feb 23 2018

As Amnesty International has said, the international community’s inaction, so far, serves to ‘undermine...

Appellate Division wants High Court...

Appellate Division wants High Court...

Court

Thu, Feb 22 2018

The two sisters, in presence of law enforcement officials, were handed over to their parents on February...

Parliament passes bill fixing four-year...

Parliament passes bill fixing four-year...

Bangladesh

Mon, Feb 19 2018

With the passage of the new bill, the President Order of 2016 and the part of the Joint Services Instruction...

RPO amendment proposal: Army not deployable...

RPO amendment proposal: Army not deployable...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 30 2018

No proposal has been made to make changes to the definition of the law enforcement agencies to include...