Anna bhai, Gandhigiri and us

August 30, 2011
Asif Saleh
Anna bhai, Gandhigiri and us

The arrival of Anna bhai and his ‘Gandhigiri’, ironically copying a Bollywood storyline of Munna bhai and his embracing of Gandhi in dealing with national problem, has undoubtedly captured the imagination of the world. But not everybody is a fan.
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Whose face are we saving?

June 15, 2011
Asif Saleh
Whose face are we saving?

The year was 1983. I was 9. In those days, colour TV was a rare commodity in Dhaka. We didn’t have it. But our neighbours next door, a middle-aged couple with a young girl, did. Luckily when we were at the roof, right by the water tank, we could hide and still get a...
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