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    Compromised future of our daughters

    | Updated at 10:45pm on December 21, 2016

    BANGLADESH appeared in the global map for many extraordinary achievements in the past few years...

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    Recalling humanity

    by Saira Rahman Khan | Updated at 10:20pm on December 21, 2016

    WHEN human rights abuses within a state persistently occur, the issue becomes public knowledge and repressive states will try their utmost to hide their actions,...

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    Right to work for youth in Bangladesh

    | Updated at 10:30pm on December 20, 2016

    BANGLADESH is unique in South Asia to have secured its independence through the war of independence and to have spirit of the glorious struggles —...

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    Striking audacity of coup-in-process

    by Paul Craig Roberts | Updated at 10:25pm on December 20, 2016

    UNSUBSTANTIATED stories have been planted throughout the presstitute media by anonymous CIA officials that Donald Trump’s electoral victory was the result of Russian intervention...

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    Bangladesh on the threshold of unlimited prosperity

    by Mahbubur Rahman | Updated at 10:20pm on December 20, 2016

    THE president of China Xi Jinping paid a historic visit to Bangladesh in October. No Chinese president visited Bangladesh in the past 30 years...

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    Making Russia ‘the enemy’

    | Updated at 10:25pm on December 19, 2016

    THE rising hysteria about Russia is best understood as fulfilling two needs for Official Washington: the Military Industrial Complex’s transitioning from the ‘war on terror’...

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    Rokeya’s feminism and cultural affiliation

    by Md. Mahmudul Hasan | Updated at 10:15pm on December 19, 2016

    ROKEYA Sakhawat Hossain (1880–1932) was a multi-tasker, as she combined her role as a social reformer with those of an outstanding litterateur, enthusiastic educationalist and...

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    Nixon’s final defeat

    by Robert Hunziker | Updated at 10:15pm on December 19, 2016

    NIXON’S final defeat, now under way, can only be understood in the context of a future that is currently manifest, as prognosticated by our greatest...

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    The symphony of our times

    | Updated at 10:10pm on December 19, 2016

    RETURNING home to Dhaka in May 1967 was a happy event for me. The 15 days or so spent in Rawalpindi-Islamabad and Lahore brought me...

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    The besieged other

    | Updated at 10:00pm on December 19, 2016

    HUMAN rights are universal, indivisible and inalienable. Protection of human rights is not only a sign of democracy and development but it also signifies a...