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PM to attend Arab Islamic American Summit...

PM to attend Arab Islamic American Summit...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, May 15 2017

US President Donald Trump will attend the summit, among others

Walking a tightrope

Walking a tightrope

The coddling of religious extremists for political gain can spell disaster for a country

China bans 'abnormal' beards, veils...

China bans 'abnormal' beards, veils...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Mar 31 2017

Workers in public spaces like stations and airports will be required to "dissuade" those who fully cover...

No longer at ease

No longer at ease

Mohibul Hassan Chowdhoury

Sun, Mar 26 2017

We cannot afford to lose our country to extremist forces

‘Terrorism needs to be prevented, not...

‘Terrorism needs to be prevented, not...

Crime

Wed, Mar 22 2017

The context of origin of terrorism varies from one country to another.

One religion, one people?

One religion, one people?

Siddhartha Dhar

Fri, Mar 17 2017

The Muslim world is enmeshed in a struggle to find Islam’s soul

Govt to meet Facebook over 'objectionable...

Govt to meet Facebook over 'objectionable...

Tech

Tue, Mar 7 2017

Telecomms minister emphasises government's desire to identify Facebook users who post "objectionable...

Radicalisation an aftermath of social...

Radicalisation an aftermath of social...

Dhaka

Wed, Feb 15 2017

Extremist groups can more easily radicalise youths throughout the world as the youths are mentally vulnerable...

A mother's campaign against...

A mother's campaign against...

Dhaka

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Saliha Bin Ali received the news of her son Sabri's death a few months after he joined the Islamic...

In 2016, terror, anti-terror took a...

In 2016, terror, anti-terror took a...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 2 2017

Militant extremism resurfaced in Bangladesh in 2016 with attacks on targeted individuals and public...

A new hope for 2017

A new hope for 2017

Editorial

Sun, Jan 1 2017

Bangladesh is bursting with youthful talent and energy, and it is time to tap into that potential

Where do the boys go?

Where do the boys go?

SN Rasul

Tue, Dec 13 2016

Too many young men end up taking the path of militancy

Right-wing website stigmatises US college...

Right-wing website stigmatises US college...

Uncategorized

Thu, Dec 1 2016

In the wake of Donald Trump’s stunning victory, right-wing activists are emerging as an ever-growing...

Countering violent extremism in...

Countering violent extremism in...

D2

Wed, Nov 9 2016

What do the youth think?

The urgent need for a de-radicalisation...

The urgent need for a de-radicalisation...

Faiz Sobhan

Fri, Oct 28 2016

Hard measures against terrorists will only get us so far

Why it matters: Homegrown

Why it matters: Homegrown

US Election 2016

Fri, Oct 14 2016

The culprits typically have no ties to foreign terrorist organizations, no explicit directions from overseas...

A crisis we can’t ignore

A crisis we can’t ignore

Atif A Choudhury

Fri, Sep 16 2016

Bangladesh needs a counter-extremism rehabilitation program. This is the first part of a two-part long...

Not yet October 4

Not yet October 4

Editorial

Thu, Jul 28 2016

The nation would benefit from a well-thought-out plan which addresses the issues that lead to extremism...

A tipping point in Pakistan

A tipping point in Pakistan

MJ Akbar , MJ Akbar

Thu, Jul 28 2016

The misuses of religious power is a delicate matter

Even in your best behaviour

Even in your best behaviour

SN Rasul

Tue, Jul 26 2016

Terrorists are different from you and me. But how different?

10 things we need to do to combat...

10 things we need to do to combat...

Uncategorized

Mon, Jul 25 2016

The major lesson to learn from the history of extremism and modern terrorism is that countries often...