Category Archives: CONSTITUTION

BORN IN CRISIS AND STILL SURVIVING

BORN IN CRISIS AND STILL SURVIVING The significance of Bangladesh government’s attitude towards the Rohingya problem is that it has been pragmatic – ABDUL GAFFAR CHOWDHURY – This year on 28th September Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will be 70. I … Continue reading

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SHEIKH HASINA, HER POLITICAL INSIGHT AND BANGLADESH DEVELOPMENT

SHEIKH HASINA, HER POLITICAL INSIGHT AND BANGLADESH DEVELOPMENT – A K AZAD – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the worthy daughter of the greatest Bangalee of all time Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, has inaugurated a brilliant chapter … Continue reading

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KHALEDA WAS ‘SILENT’

KHALEDA WAS ‘SILENT’ Mintu Chowdhury and Mithun Chowdhury, Chittagong Bureau, bdnews24.com The special court that heard the Chittagong arms haul cases has observed in its verdict that the Prime Minister of the time, Khaleda Zia, was silent when informed about … Continue reading

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‘KHALEDA ZIA KNEW ABOUT CTG ARMS HAUL’

‘KHALEDA ZIA KNEW ABOUT CTG ARMS HAUL’ Staff Correspondent, bdnews24.com Khaleda Zia as the Prime Minister had been aware of the smuggling of ten trucks of arms and ammunition into Bangladesh on April 2, 2004, an Awami League Presidium member … Continue reading

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KHALEDA FOLLOWS ZIA’S FOOTSTEPS IN LOVING JAMAAT

KHALEDA FOLLOWS ZIA’S FOOTSTEPS IN LOVING JAMAAT Shakhawat Liton Is Khaleda Zia doing politics against the philosophy and ideals of BNP founder General Ziaur Rahman by forging and maintaining electoral alliance with anti-liberation and fundamentalist force Jamaat-e-Islami? To find the … Continue reading

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KHALEDA ZIA, HER PARTY, AND THE UNTRUTHS THEY PEDDLE

KHALEDA ZIA, HER PARTY, AND THE UNTRUTHS THEY PEDDLE SYED BADRUL AHSAN The lies came trippingly on her tongue. Nowhere was there a sign of mellowing and absent was any hint of humility. She was not willing to concede that … Continue reading

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KHALEDA ZIA, THE TRAGIC PROTAGONIST

KHALEDA ZIA, THE TRAGIC PROTAGONIST  Abdul Hannan A critical appreciation of the pre-election politics The decline and fall of Khaleda Zia, the former two-time prime minister and the former leader of the opposition, has an element of Greek and Shakespearian … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH AND ITS CONFUSION ON DEMOCRACY

BANGLADESH AND ITS CONFUSION ON DEMOCRACY ABDUL GAFFAR CHOWDHURY Everyone in Bangladesh claims that they need democracy. Even a party like Jamaat, which believes in theocracy, want to see democracy in Bangladesh. BNP joined the bandwagon too, despite having military … Continue reading

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UNPACKING THE ISLAMIST AGENDA

UNPACKING THE ISLAMIST AGENDA ALI RIAZ expounds on the rise of Islamist alliances in the present political context of Bangladesh. Since the Shahbagh movement began in early February, demanding the maximum punishments for the war criminals and the banning of … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH BLOGGER KILLINGS HAVE ROOTS IN INDEPENDENCE STRUGGLE

BANGLADESH BLOGGER KILLINGS HAVE ROOTS IN INDEPENDENCE STRUGGLE ASHRAF HAQUE Ananta Bijoy Das, who was murdered in a brutal roadside machete attack in north-east Bangladesh, is the third secularist blogger to be killed by Islamist extremists since February 2015. But … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH’S GOOD FIGHT AGAINST ISLAMISM

BANGLADESH’S GOOD FIGHT AGAINST ISLAMISM Showing the pluck to take on a movement that would drag the country toward economic stagnation and widespread violence. SADANAND DHUME Bangladesh this month executed Muhammad Kamaruzzaman, a senior leader of the Islamist Jamaat-e-Islami party, … Continue reading

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CITY CORPORATION POLLS – TIDBITS

Posted in CHALLENGES, CONSTITUTION, CURRENT ISSUES, POLITICS - GOVERNANCE, PROPAGANDA'S, RESPONSIBLE CITIZEN & DUTY, SOCIETY, SOCIO-ECONOMY -- Inequality, Poverty, Distribution & Poverty | 1 Comment

MORNING PROMISED GOOD DAY FOR BNP

MORNING PROMISED GOOD DAY FOR BNP EC RESULTS SHOULD MAKE THE PARTY RUE ITS EARLY BOYCOTT DECISION Shakhawat Liton and Wasim Bin Habib The results of Tuesday’s battle of ballots in three city corporations offer much food for thought. Three … Continue reading

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MAYORAL SHOW

MAYORAL SHOW  – EHSAN ABDULLAH – Hopefully now the residents of this mega super-city, will have two capable, dynamic, result oriented drivers in the drivers seat. And with the support of the ruling party, we can surely hope for a … Continue reading

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BNP HAS LOST

BNP HAS LOST  Nadeem Qadir One may even file a case of crimes against humanity against Khaleda Zia Two write-ups on Wednesday clearly told me that BNP has lost its terror battle against the Awami League government, and must be … Continue reading

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FIRST, POLITICS OF SLAYING MUST STOP

FIRST, POLITICS OF SLAYING MUST STOP Mohammad Ali Sattar Let us perish the habit of dragging the past to justify the current stalemate. Looking back for the lost pages of history to rediscover a milestone is okay, that serves as … Continue reading

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ARSON ATTACK DURING BNP LED BLOCKADE: VICTIMS AWAIT JUSTICE

ARSON ATTACK DURING BNP LED BLOCKADE: VICTIMS AWAIT JUSTICE Abul Kalam opened his mouth and tried to speak but all that he could manage was a rasping, incomprehensible sound. A victim of Friday’s arson in the capital’s Moghbazar, the 26-year-old … Continue reading

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SHUTDOWN DURING EXAMS: READERS SAY ‘NO’ TO BNP

SHUTDOWN DURING EXAMS: READERS SAY ‘NO’ TO BNP Staff Correspondent, bdnews24.com Readers of bdnews24.com have strongly opposed BNP-led coalition’s stance to continue blockade and shutdowns during Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations. In its regular online opinion poll, the … Continue reading

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BNP’S LOSING STREAK

BNP’S LOSING STREAK Farid Hossain The killing of school teacher Shamsun Nahar Jharna during hartal called by the 20-party alliance led by opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party was reported in the media as one of the stray hartal-related incidents in parts … Continue reading

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BNP-JAMAAT’S ACTIVITIES ARE NOT POLITICS, BUT A SHEER TERRORIST ACT OF HIGHEST ORDER: PM

BNP-JAMAAT’S ACTIVITIES ARE NOT POLITICS, BUT A SHEER TERRORIST ACT OF HIGHEST ORDER: PM Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed her deep concern over the consequence of the terrorist activities on student’s academic life saying BNP in collusion with Jamaat … Continue reading

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