Daily Archives: January 14, 2013

The Legacy of the Plight of Hindus in Bangladesh

THE LEGACY OF THE PLIGHT OF HINDUS IN BANGLADESH By Rabindranath Trivedi And this is why I ask, through my tears- Those who poison your air and bloc out sun, Do you truly forgive them, do you truly love them? … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH: Political and Strategic Developments and U.S. Interests

BANGLADESH: POLITICAL AND STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENTS AND U.S. INTERESTS BRUCE VAUGHN SPECIALIST IN ASIAN AFFAIRS APRIL 1, 2010 CRS Report for Congress Prepared for Members and Committees of Congress Congressional Research Service ________________________________________________________________ BANGLADESH: POLITICAL AND STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENTS AND U.S. INTERESTS … Continue reading

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Where elephants once tread

WHERE ELEPHANTS ONCE TREAD Zahir Hassan Nabil Word of mouth has it that in the 1800s, the Pilkhana was used for keeping the state-owned elephants and rented out to rich Zamindars for keeping their elephants. The elephants were walked via … Continue reading

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Maulana Abul Kalam Azad – His Passion For Freedom and Communal Harmony

MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD – His Passion For Freedom and Communal Harmony BY ASGHAR ALI ENGINEER November, 2011 Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was a unique Islamic personality of great Islamic scholarship, patriotism and passion for communal harmony. However, it is highly … Continue reading

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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD AND HIS LEGACY

MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD AND HIS LEGACY BY YASSER LATIF HAMDANI June 4, 2012 Azad’s role for two decades after partition was one of the token Congress Muslim ‘show boy’ as Jinnah famously called him As Pakistan continues to dangle … Continue reading

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Maulana Abul Kalam Azad: The Man Who Knew The Future Of Pakistan Before Its Creation

MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD: THE MAN WHO KNEW THE FUTURE OF PAKISTAN BEFORE ITS CREATION BY SHORISH KASHMIRI,  Matbooat Chattan, Lahore  Congress president Maulana Abul Kalam Azad gave the following interview to journalist Shorish Kashmiri for a Lahore based Urdu … Continue reading

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