Sir Frank Peters

Meet Rajowl and Oli: corporal punishment whistleblowers

January 16, 2015
Meet Rajowl and Oli: corporal punishment whistleblowers

Meet Rajowl Karim and Oli Ullah. Five years ago, they would have graduated with first-class honours from the Edward Snowden Whistleblower’s Academy … had it existed!
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Anatul Fateh

Charlie Hebdo: Of Jihadists and Jane Austen

January 16, 2015
Charlie Hebdo: Of Jihadists and Jane Austen

In Chapter 11 of the English writer Jane Austen’s much-loved novel Pride and Prejudice is the following exchange between the two central characters, Fitzwilliam Darcy and Elizabeth Bennett. Read more »

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Anis Chowdhury

Follies of capital account liberalisation

January 15, 2015
Follies of capital account liberalisation

The Bangladesh cabinet has endorsed lifting of an embargo in place since independence, on investments in foreign countries by local businesses and individuals, under a liberalised foreign exchange regime. Read more »

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Kayes Ahmed

Cowards in Paris, cowardice of the Ummah

January 14, 2015
Cowards in Paris, cowardice of the Ummah

“If you cannot laugh at your God, then that God must be very small. The Prophet is, well, a midget,” so said Stephane Charbonnier, the Editor-in Chief of Charlie Hebdo, just a few years ago.
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Dhiraj Kumar Nath

Sri Lanka created an example of democracy

January 13, 2015
Sri Lanka created an example of democracy

A successful and peaceful transfer of power in a swift and orderly manner Read more »

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MJ Akbar

Barbarians of the faith

January 12, 2015
Barbarians of the faith

Another barbaric chapter of an epic conflict between the presence and promise of modernity Read more »

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Scott Long

Why I am not Charlie

January 12, 2015
Why I am not Charlie

There is no “but” about what happened at Charlie Hebdo Read more »

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Syed Bashir

Two lies don’t make a truth

January 11, 2015
Two lies don’t make a truth

Why should the BNP, which has often been highly critical of India Read more »

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Syed Badrul Ahsan

Memories of Bangabandhu

January 10, 2015
Memories of Bangabandhu

Forty nine years after his public announcement of the Six Point programme Read more »

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