Transit under vehicular arrangements?

April 12, 2013
Wasi Ahmed
Transit under vehicular arrangements?

The move initiated by the government to work on a draft agreement on the regulation of passenger and cargo vehicular traffic between Bangladesh and India
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Posted in Bi-lateral Issue, Transit | 7 Comments »

Dancing the blame cabaret

October 21, 2012
Wasi Ahmed
Dancing the blame cabaret

Nothing seems appropriate enough to mark the past two weeks as anything but the ‘blame weeks’. Our collective dementia must not let us forget the overwhelming presence of ‘blame game’ during the weeks
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Posted in Communal Discord | 8 Comments »

Dhaka: The city wronged

September 1, 2012
Wasi Ahmed
Dhaka: The city wronged

Is it scandalous for the Dhaka dwellers to learn that they live in the most unliveable place on the planet?
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Posted in Lifestyle | 24 Comments »

Padma: Not just the bridge we tend to think

July 25, 2012
Wasi Ahmed
Padma: Not just the bridge we tend to think

Talking about Padma the other day a colleague of mine, an elderly and an erudite one, came up with an utterly new piece of analysis. Try as I did to disagree, I must thank him for the ingenuity with which he was able to firm up his analysis.
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Posted in Development | 25 Comments »

Padma credit line gone: Not the end of the world

July 4, 2012
Wasi Ahmed
Padma credit line gone: Not the end of the world

The World Bank’s (WB) scrapping of its credit line for the Padma multipurpose bridge — the country’s largest infrastructure project is bad news, though it was not totally unexpected as some people tend to make others believe so.
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Posted in Corruption | 13 Comments »

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