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Terrorism Gains Foothold In Bangladesh: What’s The Way Out?

  0 comments   |     by Taj Hashmi on 04, July 2016

Terrorism Gains Foothold In Bangladesh: What’s The Way Out? Taj Hashmi &mda

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Bangladesh’s Terrorism Problem-Bangladeshi government realise

  0 comments   |     by The Nation on 03, July 2016

Bangladesh’s Terrorism Problem The Nation The Dhaka café attack must make the Bangladeshi government realise a fact that it had been trying not to admit; that country has a terrorism problem – and a serious one. Bangladeshi intellectuals, secular writers, LGBT community members, a

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Bangladesh to ban Jamaat-e-Islami

  0 comments   |     by The Nation on 27, June 2016

Bangladesh to ban Jamaat-e-Islami DHAKA: A bill would be placed in the ongoing parliament session to ban the politics of Jamaat-e-Islami, the party accused of committing crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War, says Bangladesh Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq. “Jamaat-e-Islami is a war criminal party because they opposed the

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View from Bangladesh: The Hindu Dilemma Via Dhaka Tribune

  0 comments   |     by By M Serajul Islam | Via Dhaka Tribune on 23, May 2016

India’s recent decision to let Bangladeshi Hindus stay there indefinitely has made many people happy, but the move raises some tricky questions. By M Serajul Islam | Via Dhaka Tribune A retired secretary to the government who recently returne

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Breaking myths of 1971 Pak-India War By S. M. Hali

  0 comments   |     by S. M. Hali on 18, May 2016

Forty two years since the 1971 Pak-India War, it is time to rest some of its myths. It is believed that India machinated the war to avenge Pakistan’s adventurism in the pre-1965 War “Operation Gibraltar” and planned to sever East Pakistan, building on the grievances of the Bengalis. In fact India had been conspiring much before 1965. The surreptitious visit of Sheikh Mujib to

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he Hanging Of Nizami And The Grip On Political Power

  0 comments   |     by Dr. Chandra Muzaffar on 14, May 2016

The Hanging Of Nizami And The Grip On Political Power By Dr. Chandra Muzaffar The head of Bangladesh’s leading Islamic party, the Jamaat-e-Islami,(JI) Motiur Rahman Nizami was hanged at Dhaka Central jail at one minute past midnight on Wednesday 11 May 2016. In 2014, a death sentence was imposed on him by a special tribunal for allegedly committing genocide and rape and orchestrating the

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Bangladesh executes top Jamaat leader Motiur Rahman over '1971 war crimes'

  0 comments   |     by Nation on 13, May 2016

Bangladesh executes top Jamaat leader Motiur Rahman over '1971 war crimes' DHAKA: Bangladesh on Tuesday executed the leader of the country's largest Islamist party for war crimes, officials said, a move set to exacerbate tensions in the volatile Muslim-majority nation. Motiur Rahman Nizami, leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami party, was hanged at a prison in the capital Dhaka, just days after the nat

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THE REPRESSION AND HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSE IN BANGLADESH

  0 comments   |     by Dr M. Abdul Mu’min Chowdhury on 21, April 2016

Introduction: Shock Doctrine at Work? Bangladesh has not only been very active within the United Nations human rights agencies and forums, it has also served as a member of its Human Rights Commission (1983-2000) and Human Rights Council (2006-2008). In 1998 it was the Vice Chair of the Bureau of Human Rights Commission. As a state Bangladesh has never been shy in

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Protests in Bangladesh over court review of Islam

  0 comments   |     by AFP on 25, March 2016

Protests in Bangladesh over court review of Islam AFP DHAKA: Thousands on Friday staged protests across Bangladesh against an imminent court hearing on scrapping the state religion of the Muslim-majority nation. Constitutional changes dating back over three decades have put Bangladesh in the unusual position of being officially secular while still having Islam as a state religion. More than 90

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HUMAN RIGHTS SOUTH ASIA

  0 comments   |     by Madhavi Basnet on 04, November 2015

South Asia's Regional Initiative on Human Rights by Madhavi Basnet The South Asian people share many socio-economic and political problems, such as poverty, illiteracy, unemployment, unequal treatment of women, violence against women, pollution, exploitation of child labor, and religious fundamentalism. Human rights organizations in South Asia have rece

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