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    US vows to promote religious freedom

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on August 24, 2019

    The United States on Friday said it joins the international community in welcoming the United Nations’ decision to designate August 22 as the International Day...

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    Baghdad’s new era of freedom

    Judit Neurink | Updated at 12:00am on July 08, 2019

    SLOWLY, normality is returning to Baghdad. Since the terrorist militia ‘Islamic State’ was ousted from Iraq, the city of eight million inhabitants has changed considerably....

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    A likely casualty of broader freedoms of citizenry

    Ahilan Kadirgamar  | Updated at 12:00am on May 04, 2019

    AS REPORTS about those behind the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka emerge, many questions remain about the motives of the extremists...

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    Fourty-eight years of freedom of the state

    Oliur Sun | Updated at 12:00am on March 26, 2019

    Freedom consists in converting the state from an organ superimposed upon society into one completely subordinate to it; and today, too, the forms of state...

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    When free speech is truly free

    Sundar Sarukkai  | Updated at 12:00am on March 23, 2019

    FREEDOM is a theme which is going to come up again and again through this election. It is a term, like truth, that has globally...

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    Greater press freedom in Bangladesh than elsewhere, says minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:07pm on February 19, 2019

    Information minister Hasan Mahmud on Tuesday claimed that Bangladesh has been enjoying greater press freedom than other countries...

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    Bangladesh 7 places up in economic freedom

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 29, 2019

    Bangladesh has moved seven notches up in a global index of economic freedom making its economy the 121st freest among 180 countries....

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    No freedom without equality at Sabarimala

    Ananya Vajpeyi | Updated at 12:00am on January 15, 2019

    WHEN Bindu Ammini and Kanakadurga’s entry into the Ayyappa Temple at Sabarimala on January 2 elicited a ‘purification ritual’ from the shrine’s priests (picture), one...

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    Saudi Arabia declares war on free speech, civil liberties

    Catherine Shakdam | Updated at 12:00am on January 14, 2019

    SAUDI Arabia has done it again… that is to land itself in the middle of a controversy that exposes not just the dictatorial devolution of...

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    Mymensingh observes freedom from Pakistani occupation forces

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Mymensingh | Updated at 12:28am on December 11, 2018

    Mymensingh observed its freedom from Pakistani occupation forces in 1971 amid festivity and enthusiasm on Monday....