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The dawn of hope

March 10, 2015
Hammad Ali
The dawn of hope

9th March 2015, 5:40 PM. The Bangladesh cricket team just bowled England out
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Posted in 1971, Cricket, History | 6 Comments »

Delhi can do better

January 27, 2015
Subir Bhaumik
Delhi can do better

Bangladesh celebrated its Bijay Diwas (Victory Day) on December 16
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Posted in 1971, Culture, Entertainment, Festival, History | 4 Comments »

Memories of Bangabandhu

January 10, 2015
Syed Badrul Ahsan
Memories of Bangabandhu

Forty nine years after his public announcement of the Six Point programme
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The legacy of HM Ershad

December 27, 2014
Syed Badrul Ahsan
The legacy of HM Ershad

General (retd) Hussein Muhammad Ershad informed the country a few days ago
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Posted in History, Politics | 9 Comments »

Pakistan’s Bangladesh problem

December 14, 2014
Syed Badrul Ahsan
Pakistan’s Bangladesh problem

Pakistan’s former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has recently revealed
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Posted in 1971, History | 13 Comments »

The Gorky of 1970

November 12, 2014
Anis Chowdhury
The Gorky of 1970

November 12, 1970, the night the deadliest tropical cyclone ever recorded,
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The Great Bhola Cyclone

November 12, 2014
Julian Francis
The Great Bhola Cyclone

Today is the anniversary of the cyclone of 1970 which took the lives of at least 500,000 people
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Posted in 1971, Disaster, History | 4 Comments »

Science and Islam

October 25, 2014
A. Rahman
Science and Islam

The title of this write-up may seem a little incongruous as common perception dictates that science and religion are essentially two different entities.
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Posted in History, Religion | 27 Comments »

Prof Salahuddin Ahmed: One of the finest is gone

October 19, 2014
Afsan Chowdhury
Prof Salahuddin Ahmed: One of the finest is gone

One of the finest gentlemen who walked this earth, certainly the leading historian of our time, Prof. Salahuddin Ahmed, has passed away at the age of 93.
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Posted in History, Obituary | 8 Comments »

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