Daily Archives: March 21, 2014

GENOCIDE IN BANGLADESH IN 1971: A DIFFERENT CHAPTER

GENOCIDE IN BANGLADESH IN 1971: A DIFFERENT CHAPTER KULODA ROY & MMR JALAL Leo Kuper wrote a book titled “Genocide”, with a cover that has multiple numbers in it. The cover says, 1915: 800,000 Armenians. 1933-1945: 6 million Jews. 1971: … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH’S FEMALE FREEDOM FIGHTERS

INTERVIEW: ELIZABETH HERMAN ON BANGLADESH’S FEMALE FREEDOM FIGHTERS  Fauzilla Tunnesa Bulu was 52 when the war broke out. She organized and prepared soldiers for battle. (Elizabeth Herman) SHREEYA SINHA In 2010, then-Fulbright Fellow and photographer Elizabeth Herman offered a unique perspective on … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH PRAISED AT WOMEN DELIVER

 BANGLADESH PRAISED AT WOMEN DELIVER Global leaders, policymakers, experts and rights activists kicked off here on Tuesday the decade’s largest conference on girls and women’s health and rights.  Bangladesh figured among the success stories showcased by the ‘Women Deliver”, whose … Continue reading

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MYANMAR BUILDS NEW CHECKPOINTS ON BORDERS

MYANMAR BUILDS NEW CHECKPOINTS ON BORDERS Tribune Online Report Myanmar is reportedly building new checkpoints along its border with Bangladesh in volatile Rakhine state. The Home Ministry of the country said the Myanmar government was also resuming the construction of … Continue reading

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A REFERENDUM IN RAKHINE STATE?

A REFERENDUM IN RAKHINE STATE?  Zeeshan Khan A solution can be sought in a referendum to separate Sittwe and Muangdaw from Rakhine state and join them to Chittagong division A full 42% of Myanmar’s Rakhine state, bordering Bangladesh, is ethnically … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH TO BE A DEVELOPED COUNTRY BY 2041

BANGLADESH TO BE A DEVELOPED COUNTRY BY 2041 : PRIME MINISTER With the implementation of 6th Five Year Plan and 7th Five Year Plan from 2015-16 to 2019-20, Bangladesh would be able to fulfill the conditions of becoming a middle … Continue reading

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