Daily Archives: December 24, 2013

PAKISTAN SHOULD APOLOGIZE FOR 1971

PAKISTAN SHOULD APOLOGIZE FOR 1971 For a real and lasting normalisation to occur, Pakistan’s leaders should go further than their foreign ministry’s statement Pakistan’s failure to apologise for the atrocities of 1971, in spite of being asked to, is poor … Continue reading

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BANGLASTAN !!

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BANGLASTHAN !!

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JOY BANGLADESH

JOY BANGLADESH Niyonta Nahia Chowdhury Quader Molla’s execution stands for the justice we owe to our freedom fighters, and to the freedom that we enjoy today.. There is an eerie but serene sort of poeticism in this phenomenon that the … Continue reading

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SALUTE & THANK YOU !!

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LEST WE FORGET !

    LEST WE FORGET Meghna Guhathakurta I remember the day distinctively. It was a day that made me think I no longer belonged to Bangladesh, a day that I felt I was still living in the state of Pakistan. … Continue reading

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BNP STILL SHYING AWAY FROM PAKISTAN RESOLUTION ISSUE

BNP STILL SHYING AWAY FROM PAKISTAN RESOLUTION ISSUE Mohammad Al-Masum Molla Following the Pakistan resolution, the Foreign Ministry summoned the Pakistan’s envoy to Dhaka to register its protest The main opposition BNP still shirks from making any comment on the … Continue reading

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JUSTICE SERVED

JUSTICE SERVED On December 12, 2013, at exactly 2201 hours Bangladesh time, a leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh, Abdul Quader Molla, was hanged for ‘war crimes’ perpetrated during the 1971 civil war. The execution brought violence to the already tense Bangladesh, with … Continue reading

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AN OPEN LETTER TO US SENATORS

AN OPEN LETTER TO US SENATORS International media says that the ICT is falling short of international standards, but not what those are Sabbir Ahmed Honourable Senators, The US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations resolution S.Res.318 that was introduced to … Continue reading

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“MASS AMNESIA ON EAST PAKISTAN NEEDS TO BE CURED”

“MASS AMNESIA ON EAST PAKISTAN NEEDS TO BE CURED” ISLAMABAD: History only repeats itself for those who do not learn from it as in post-1971 historiography we forgot Bengalis in our historical discourses and tried to justify the dismemberment but … Continue reading

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JAMAAT TAKES BANGLADESH TO THE BRINK

JAMAAT TAKES BANGLADESH TO THE BRINK The resurgence of Islamist violence threatens one of the greatest success stories in the developing world.  A man cries after Jamaat rioters torched his car on Dec. 13 in Dhaka. Associated Press K. ANIS AHMED … Continue reading

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MAMATA : WHOSE GAME ?

MAMATA : WHOSE GAME ? Sukharanjan Dasgupta I have vivid memories of the events leading to the 1997 Ganges Water-Sharing Treaty between India and Bangladesh. Soon after taking over as Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina sent Abdur Razzaq, who is no … Continue reading

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অনেক শহীদের আত্মত্যাগ এর বিনিময়ে আমরা পেয়েছি মহান স্বাধীনতা।। আর সেই স্বাধীনতা রক্ষার দায়িত্ব আমার/আপনার/সকলের।।।।

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FIRST RAZAKAR HANGED …

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IS THIS 1971 REINCARNATION ?

IS THIS 1971 REINCARNATION ? Dr A. Rahman April 1971. The then East Pakistan (the name Bangladesh has yet to be used publicly for fear of reprisal) is in the grip of brutal Pakistani military repression. Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is … Continue reading

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1972 CONSTITUTION TO BE REINSTATED – ASHRAF

1972 CONSTITUTION TO BE REINSTATED – ASHRAF Emran Hossain Shaikh The ruling party leader slammed a section of people for supporting their foreign bosses LGRD Minister and ruling Awami League General Secretary Syed Ashraful Islam said his party would reinstate … Continue reading

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HOW BANGLADESH OVERTOOK INDIAN IN OVERALL PROSPERITY

HOW BANGLADESH OVERTOOK INDIAN IN OVERALL PROSPERITY  BANGLADESH has overtaken India on the prosperity index for the first time this year on the back of its successful development policies. “At present, the grand South Asian leader might learn a trick … Continue reading

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PAKISTAN & US

PAKISTAN & US Bangladeshis of my generation will continue to remain hostile, negative and antagonistic towards Pakistanis until and unless Pakistan offers a formal apology Sajib Arman To be honest, I was never a big fan of Pakistan (or anything … Continue reading

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বঙ্গবন্ধু

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প্রবাদে আছে – আমাকে একটি শিক্ষিত মা দাও আমি তোমাদের একটি শিক্ষিত জাতি দেব।।। আমি বলব প্রবাদ যেখানে বাস্তব সেখানে জননেত্রী শেখ হাসিনাই একজন শিক্ষিত মা

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