Posts Tagged ‘ Awami League ’

Political solution impossible through dialogue!

February 22, 2015
ATM Haidar Khan
Political solution impossible through dialogue!

Bangladesh is undergoing severe political crisis, with innocent people losing their lives almost every single day.
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Posted in Democracy, Economy, Education, Politics | 12 Comments »

Servants killing state owners: what next?

February 5, 2015
Dr. Kalam Azad
Servants killing state owners: what next?

The Constitution of Bangladesh asserts that its citizens are the sole owners of the country.
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Posted in AL/BNP/Jamaat, Democracy, Politics, Terrorism, Violence | 6 Comments »

Redoing the Pandavas and Kauravas war

February 4, 2015
Afsan Chowdhury
Redoing the Pandavas and Kauravas war

One doesn’t get more frustrated than when a war goes on without any clear ending.
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Posted in Democracy, Politics, Violence | 15 Comments »

Zohra Tajuddin: One of the last veterans of old AL passes away

December 21, 2013
Afsan Chowdhury
Zohra Tajuddin: One of the last veterans of old AL passes away

She died almost invisibly fading away at a time when so many other news items crowded the scene. Even national media always up for news found little to say about the self effacing politician
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Posted in 1971, AL/BNP/Jamaat, Politics | 13 Comments »

Development billboards: Numbers do not lie, or do they?

December 10, 2013
M Niaz Asadullah
Development billboards: Numbers do not lie, or do they?

The ruling party sponsored billboards are back. This time they are bigger, better, and lawfully erected, loaded with information, and visible throughout Dhaka city.
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Posted in AL/BNP/Jamaat, Politics | 7 Comments »

AL embarrasses itself over Joy

July 31, 2013
Afsan Chowdhury
AL embarrasses itself over Joy

Is the AL seriously losing the plot? If you look at the way the party has tried to do damage control after Joy’s faux pas about having information that
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Posted in AL/BNP/Jamaat, Politics | 3 Comments »

Why is AL in a self-destructive mode?

April 10, 2013
ABM Nasir
Why is AL in a self-destructive mode?

The arrest of the bloggers/activists evokes the aphorism “One doth the scath and another hath the scorn.”
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Posted in AL/BNP/Jamaat, Freedom of expression, Shahbagh Movement | 5 Comments »

The great achievements of a moderate and modest man

March 20, 2013
Afsan Chowdhury
The great achievements of a moderate and modest man

Bangladesh President Zillur Rahman passed away today bringing the possible end of the last of the fellow travellers of Sheikh Mujibur Rhman who had walked together all his and their political life.
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Posted in Politics | 26 Comments »

Why do some ministers succeed while others fail?

January 5, 2013
A. R. Chowdhury
Why do some ministers succeed while others fail?

Even diehard Awami League supporters would agree that the performance of the current Awami League cabinet has been mixed. The ministers have succeeded in certain areas while failed in others.
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Posted in Politics | 11 Comments »

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