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    Arundhati, Alam and the Awami League

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on March 13, 2019

    THE Arundhati Roy episode shows the confusion that is in the state order and disorder management system. The permission to Arundhuti Roy at an event...

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    Can marginalised history be told by middle class?

    by Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:23am on February 21, 2019

    The peasant existed as far as history goes back but the middle class is largely a colonial product....

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    A phase of transition?

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on January 30, 2019

    BANGLADESH is in a fascinating phase of its political journey as class cohesiveness becomes greater than intra-class party politics. After almost 50 years of mixed...

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    Bangladesh up on global terrorism index

    by Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on January 18, 2019

    AN AUSTRALIAN outfit, Centre for Peace and Economic Studies, has stated that Bangladesh has gone up four positions in the global terrorism index, according to...

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    Bangladesh elections and Sino-Indian rivalry

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on January 16, 2019

    WHILE the Awami League is celebrating and the BNP is groaning as a result of the 2018 elections and the radically one-sided results, other emotions...

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    What options for Bangladesh politics?

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on January 02, 2019

    THE Bangladesh Nationalist Party’s decision not to take oath as member of parliament is discouraging and may be more self-defeating than it thinks. By staying...

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    Unresolved ruling class conflict?

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on December 26, 2018

    WITH less than a week to go before votes are counted, the situation had/has become conflict-ridden and violent. The situation seemed to be heading towards...

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    Is social media an alternative political challenge?

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2018

    POLITICAL space in Bangladesh is limited by several factors. Some of them are structural, others social, legal and political too. That points to a lack...

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    Can Bangladesh politics recover from ‘conspiracies’?

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on November 28, 2018

    ANOTHER day, another conspiracy theory and accusation, another dose of toxicity added to what goes on in Bangladesh in the name of politics. Bangladesh is...

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    A party, a platform or a political joint family?

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    THE Awami League’s ability to reconfigure itself as history demands has sustained the party over the years. It has had all types of ...

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