Tanim Ahmed

Freedom Fighter’s quota: A son explains his burden

July 13, 2013
Freedom Fighter’s quota: A son explains his burden

There are no two ways of saying this. I am proud of my parents. And it is not in a politely humble way that we are often taught to be. Read more »

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Md. Khalequzzaman and Zahidul Islam

Review of the Water Act 2013

July 14, 2013
Review of the Water Act 2013

The recently published Water Act 2013 is based on the National Water Policy, and designed for integrated development, management, extraction, distribution, usage Read more »

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Mahmudur Rahman Choudhury

In the kingdom of the dead

July 12, 2013
In the kingdom of the dead

On the morning of 26 March 2013, I was travelling by a rickshaw to go to a friend’s house. The middle-aged rickshawpuller was talkative, expressing his views freely Read more »

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Dhiraj Kumar Nath

Family planning programme: A success story

July 11, 2013
Family planning programme: A success story

“Family Planning a success in Bangladesh” observed by the executive director of United Nations Fund for Population Activities, (UNFPA) Dr. Babatunde Osotimehi Read more »

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Voice for Justice World

Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant: Unsafe, not viable!

July 10, 2013
Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant: Unsafe, not viable!

We, the scientists, engineers, academics, doctors, surgeons and other professionals of Bangladeshi origin living abroad as well as conscientious foreign nationals Read more »

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Rabiul H. Zaki

1974 famine in Bangladesh and aggravating factors

July 9, 2013
1974 famine in Bangladesh and aggravating factors

Thomas Malthus (1766-1834) “British economist wrote an essay on the principle of population (1798), arguing that population tends to increase faster than food supply Read more »

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Afsan Chowdhury

Gazipur rout: It is about the AL defeat, not the BNP win

July 8, 2013
Gazipur rout: It is about the AL defeat, not the BNP win

Gazipur, often dubbed the second Gopalganj, crashed the AL out and returned a BNP candidate in what seems like a mini national election. Read more »

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Hasan Zillur Rahim

Egypt’s unfinished revolution

July 7, 2013
Egypt’s unfinished revolution

Good riddance.

That seems to be the verdict of the majority of Egyptians at the fall of Mohamed Morsi, the first democratically-elected president of Egypt a year ago. Read more »

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Julian Francis

Songs and music of 1971

July 7, 2013
Songs and music of 1971

In 1971, Oxfam was assisting about 600,000 Bangladeshis in over 50 refugee camps in the border areas from Tripura right round to the outskirts of Kolkata Read more »

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