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Businesses, officials hope political and media unity

Bangladesh businesses are eager to see reconciliation among parties with different political ideologies and fraternity among different groups of journalists so that the country may go ahead with concerted efforts. Government officials are keen to see that the nation including…

Occupy Wall Street

“Occupy Wall Street” has caught many off guard, not only domestically but also globally. It almost seems like some dumb kids were spending way too much time (probably around five minutes) watching global news and realized what has happened in…

The wild wild East of BNP-Jamaat

On September 19, 2011, the radical Jamaat-Shibir appeared on the peaceful streets of Dhaka and Chittagong to terrorize public security and vandalize public property. These so-called Islamic fundamentalists burnt and ransacked property worth Tk 10 million. Their agenda: stop the…

Khaleda’s Mid Term Election Demand

Leader of Opposition in Bangladesh Parliament BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia recently started campaign for midterm election terming present mahajote government as failed government.  She first sounded this when high court dismissed her appeal against Cantonment Boards notice to evacuate…