Daily Archives: November 26, 2014

LIBERATING THE WOMEN OF 1971

LIBERATING THE WOMEN OF 1971 MARIANNE SCHOLTE describes the programmes adopted for the rehabiliation and emancipation of the war-affected women of 1971. After the War of Liberation, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman pleaded with his countrymen to “give due honor and dignity … Continue reading

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WHAT IF THEY ELECTED A TRAITOR ?

WHAT IF THEY ELECTED A TRAITOR ? Tahir Mehdi Pakistanis refuse to see Bangladesh eye-to-eye. They hide themselves behind a very shoddy narrative of the happenings of 1971 that only describes it as a conspiracy. It might well have been … Continue reading

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SYED, BHUTTO, YAHYA KHAN 7 1971 MILITARY ACTION IN BANGLADESH

SYED, BHUTTO, YAHYA KHAN 7 1971 MILITARY ACTION IN BANGLADESH MIR THEBO The nationalists of earlier times in Sindh were very much traditional. They used to give much importance to culture, traditions, folk music, literature and history of the land. … Continue reading

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TO DHAKA WITH LOVE

TO DHAKA WITH LOVE Javed Qazi describes his emotionally charged visit to the Bangladeshi capital, where his father, the Sindhi nationalist Qazi Faiz Mohammed, a close friend of Sheikh Mujib’s and a conscientious objector to the Pakistan Army’s assault on … Continue reading

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PAKISTAN VOTES 1970

PAKISTAN VOTES 1970 – Craig Baxter – December 7, 1970, was a unique day for Pakistan. For the first time since independence in 1947, the voters were called upon to elect members of a National Assembly by direct vote. Ten … Continue reading

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