Year: 2015

The Long Road to Justice

It was a long wait. More than four decades. To be exact forty four years for the completion of the trial of hard core criminals...

Spare the rod but don’t spoil the child

Oishee Rahman, a teenager, has been sentenced to death by Dhaka speedy Trial Tribunal-3 recently finding her guilty of killing her parents. Oishee’s father Mahfuzur...

On Islamophobia: Paris and Muslims

Ifti Rashid The Paris terrorist explosions and shootings on November 13, killing at least 129 people in multiple locations, have left the world in a...

Dynamics of poverty reduction and BD

A few days ago the world observed the United Nations International Day for Eradication of Poverty, 2015. We had interesting articles in our print media...

Pros and cons of the terror attacks

Maj. Gen. Md Abdur Rashid (Retd.) Pros and cons of the terror attacks While tranquillity was enjoyed by the people with festive mood in the...

7 November – the journey backward

Abdul Mannan BNP and their allies will observe November 7 as ‘National Revolution and Solidarity Day.’ Their main ally Jamaat-e-Islami has already asked its workers...

A Narrative on Travel Alert

Maj. Gen. Md Abdur Rashid (Retd.) Until recently we did not witness any popular concern in our country over travel alert. Neither did we feel...