Daily Archives: February 20, 2014

THE KILLING FIELDS

THE KILLING FIELDS  We need solutions on the sharing of the Teesta river water, and an end to the killings of Bangladeshi nationals at the border MH BARI India extended all out support to our freedom struggle in 1971 against … Continue reading

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FOREX RESERVES SURGE PAST $19B

FOREX RESERVES SURGE PAST $19B Rising remittances and exports give the boost Star Business Report Foreign currency reserves continued its unprecedented growth to reach $19.04 billion yesterday on the back of a rise in remittances and exports and a fall … Continue reading

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A LOW IN BANGLADESH-US RELATIONS

A LOW IN BANGLADESH-US RELATIONS FAROOQUE CHOWDHURY Dan Mozena, the US ambassador in Bangladesh, has recently told Dhaka journalist: “The US relations with Bangladesh are not usual”. He said: The US interaction with the present government is not business as … Continue reading

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ANOTHER SNAP NATIONAL ELECTION IS NO PANACEA

ANOTHER SNAP NATIONAL ELECTION IS NO PANACEA ENAYET RASUL BHUIYAN Following the January 5 election, the USA and EU countries have been clamouring for the holding of another national elections in Bangladesh at the fastest because, in their assessment, the … Continue reading

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PETITION FILED AGAINST BERGMAN AT TRIBUNAL

PETITION FILED AGAINST BERGMAN AT TRIBUNAL  UDISA ISLAM  HC practitioner Abul Kalam Azad filed the petition with Arunabha Chakrabarty, deputy registrar of the second war crimes tribunal A High Court lawyer has filed a petition with the International Crimes Tribunal … Continue reading

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GETTING BANGLADESH WRONG FOR 40 YEARS

GETTING BANGLADESH WRONG FOR 40 YEARS  What would be written if the BNP had acted sensibly and shed its links to the Islamists?  Ballot boxes burnt by opposition; they chose not to participate               … Continue reading

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THE ICC AND OUR POLITICS

THE ICC AND OUR POLITICS  SHAH ALI FARHAD How an international court is being ‘used’ to score political points in here No, this is not an article on the correlation of politics and cricket vis-à-vis the International Cricket Council. I … Continue reading

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