Julian Francis

The road back

January 23, 2014
The road back

On January 21st, 2014, I was in thought remembering the difficult journey I made from Kolkata to Dhaka all those years ago in 1972. Read more »

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Hammad Ali

A global tomorrow

January 22, 2014
A global tomorrow

The first time I heard the phrase brain drain was when I was still in high school. To those who may not know, brain drain is the catchy phrase Read more »

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Nazrul Islam

Mental health support for them

January 21, 2014
Mental health support for them

The post-poll violence against the minority population of Bangladesh added an extra dark spot in otherwise glorious history of Bangladesh Read more »

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Frank Domenico Cipriani

A year that has never been seen before

January 19, 2014
A year that has never been seen before

A local church congregation that I sometimes visit begins its services by thanking God for “waking us up to this day, a day that has never been seen before. Read more »

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Rabiul H. Zaki

Possible Iran attack and potential oil shock

January 20, 2014
Possible Iran attack and potential oil shock

In the midst of current Middle Eastern turmoil there is a possibility of attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities by Israel with overt or covert US support. Read more »

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Afsan Chowdhury

The Empress is dead

January 18, 2014
The Empress is dead

In the end, somewhat unexpectedly Suchitra Sen passed away. She was in her mid 80s and had been ailing for a while but nobody expected Suchitra Sen to die. Read more »

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A. Rahman

Beyond the pale

January 17, 2014
Beyond the pale

Bangladesh had crossed on 5th of January 2014 the great Rubicon of national election for the tenth time in its 43 years of existence. An election in Bangladesh is always a very stressful event Read more »

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Mo Chaudhury

The Spirit of 1971

January 16, 2014
The Spirit of 1971

Mukti Juddher Chetona (MJC), in principle, should refer to the spirits/values that guided the 1971 Liberation War Read more »

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Shafquat Rabbee

Some bold new ideas for BNP

January 15, 2014
Some bold new ideas for BNP

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) needs a few grand and revolutionary ideas, which do not involve street protests Read more »

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