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Bangladesh: Struggle to Reclaim 1971

Paper No. 6116                                  Dated 19-May-2016

By Bhaskar Roy

On May 11, Jamaat-e-Islami (JEI) Bangladesh Amir, Motiur Rehman Nizami was hanged to death. 

Political Assassination Plot Clouds Bangladesh

Paper No. 6105                                   Dated 22-Apr-2016

By Bhaskar Roy

Basis of Indo-Bangladesh Cooperation

Paper No. 6100                                 Dated 13-Apr-2016

By Kazi Anwarul Masud

Zia Haider Rahman’s article in the New York Times (Oh, So Now I’m Bangladeshi? April 8 2016) provokes the thought whether the so-called enlightened people of the Western world are not closet racists after all.

Bangladesh Politics and U.S. Intel’s Questionable Position

Paper No. 6077                               Dated 16-Feb-2016

By Bhaskar Roy

Deposing (Feb.9, 2016) before the U.S. Armed Services Committee and Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, National Intelligence Director James R. Clapper said in a written statement that Bangladesh’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s, “continuing efforts to undermine the political opposition will probably provide openings for transnational terrorist groups to expand their presence in the country”.

Singapore Investigations Reveal Deeper Terrorist Threat to Bangladesh

Paper No. 6064                                Dated 27-Jan-2016

By Bhaskar Roy

Between November 16 and December 01, 2015, Singapore authorities detained 27 Bangladeshi construction workers on charges of conspiring to carry out terrorist attacks on another country – Bangladesh, not Singapore. 

Bangladesh: 1971 War Crimes coming full Circle

Paper No. 6041                                    Dated 27-Nov-2015

by Bhaskar Roy

The wheels of justice grind slowly, but they grind extremely small.  On November 22, Ali Ahsan Mohammed Mujahid and Saluddin Quader Choudhary, two of the worst perpetrators of atrocities against freedom loving Bengalees, were hanged to death.  After 44 long years the sufferers got some justice.  More importantly, the ghosts of 1971 haunting the nation, are beginning to be exorcised.

Book Review: Jeremy Seabrook, The Song of the Shirt,

Paper No. 6029                                  Dated 09-Nov-2015                          

By Prof. Charles Sarvan                                                                                                            

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