Daily Archives: November 26, 2012

DR. YUNUS IN HOT WATER THESE DAYS!

DR. YUNUS IN HOT WATER THESE DAYS! BY A.H JAFFORULLAH The predicament of Grameen Bank does not bode well for Dr. Yunus I first met Dr. Muhammad Yunus in April 1971 in Dayton, Ohio when he was a struggling pedagogue … Continue reading

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Bar Moudud Ahmed, May I Have Your Attention Please

DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE Bar Moudud Ahmed, May I Have Your Attention Please By Shazzad Khan The purpose of this write-up is to draw attention of Bar Moudud Ahmed (afterwards Bar Moudud) and share with him some information and put before him … Continue reading

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TERRORISM AND ITS ROOT CAUSES

TERRORISM AND ITS ROOT CAUSES By Real Ahsan Terrorism, while an old phenomenon, has taken new dimensions over the last 8 years or so.  Why suddenly, this surge of terroristic activities and how they can be addressed to be eradicated from … Continue reading

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The Myanmar & Assam case: Bangladesh faces undue allegations

The Myanmar & Assam case: Bangladesh faces undue allegations By Nizam Ahmed Bangladesh encountered several allegations over violation of human rights and instigation of violence when communal riots raged in neighbouring Assam state of northeast India last month and in Rakhine state in northwest Myanmar in June. The allegations … Continue reading

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Regulatory surprises and the entrepreneurial spirit in Bangladesh

Regulatory surprises and the entrepreneurial spirit in Bangladesh By Syed Akhter Mahmood At first I thought it was a mis-spelling! But then, I did not expect this sub-district, the northern-most tip of Bangladesh, one half of the iconic phrase “From … Continue reading

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Justice delayed, justice denied

JUSTICE DELAYED, JUSTICE DENIED ! BY A.R. CHOWDHURY The ugly spectre of war criminals in our community is creeping its way back onto the national agenda. Efforts to hold some of the perpetrators of war crimes in 1971 accountable continue … Continue reading

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