Daily Archives: February 24, 2013

Ugly Face of Fascism

UGLY FACE OF FASCISM We condemn attack on media and the hartal call We find no word strong enough to condemn the premeditated attacks on electronic and print media journalists by Jamaat-Shibir and likeminded parties during their countrywide reign of … Continue reading

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The Mayhem of Jamaat-Shibir

THE MAYHEM OF JAMAAT-SHIBIR STAFF CORRESSPONDENT The fundamentalists are at the same old game. Whenever confronted by the progressive democratic forces supported by liberal Islamic schools and facing a rout, they raise their familiar hysteria of ‘Islam in danger’ and … Continue reading

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No one sings ‘Bangladesh’ anymore

NO ONE SINGS ‘BANGLADESH’ ANYMORE People attend a mass candlelight vigil as they demand the execution of all war criminals, including Jamaat leader Abdul Quader Mollah, at Shahbagh intersection in Dhaka, Bangladesh TAREK FATAH Today too, the sun sinks in … Continue reading

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Idolters and atheists

IDOLTERS AND ATHEISTS “Online activists claimed that Rajib had been blogging against the activities of Jamaat and Shibir which made him a possible “target” of the religion-based organisation for his interpretation of Islam from the standpoint of a self-proclaimed atheist.”- … Continue reading

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Presidential pardon and war crimes convicts

PRESIDENTIAL PARDON AND WAR CRIMES CONVICTS When Charles Taylor was being handed down the verdict on 11 counts of war crimes and crime against humanity, Taylor’s defence attorney charged the prosecutors and the judges of the Special Court for Sierra … Continue reading

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Gnawed by the tiger

GNAWED BY THE TIGER LT. COL. (RETD.) QUAZI SAJJAD ALI ZAHIR BIR PROTIK In 1971, many deaths were violent and heart rendering. Pakistan Army and their collaborators employed many techniques for annihilation and elimination of the people of this country. … Continue reading

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