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A Hindu woman takes a Mahashtami dip in the Brahmaputra. Bangladeshi Hindus share roots and customs with their Indian counterparts. Photo: UNI

Hindu Women in Bangladesh: At the Receiving End

Above: A Hindu woman takes a Mahashtami dip in the Brahmaputra. Bangladeshi Hindus share roots and customs with their Indian counterparts. Photo: UNI Though secularism...
(Left) Bangladesh’s Chief Justice Surendra Sinha and PM Sheikh Hasina are at loggerheads over the balance of power between the judiciary and the legislature

Collision Course

Above: (Left) Bangladesh’s Chief Justice Surendra Sinha and PM Sheikh Hasina are at loggerheads over the balance of power between the judiciary and the...
A Rohingya woman waits to receive aid in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Photo: UNI

Rohingyas: Dhaka’s refugee nightmare

As some five lakh people fleeing Myanmar pour into Bangladesh, questions are being raised about why it shouldn’t be tried for genocide ~By Prakash Bhandari...
Rohingyas are describes as the most persecuted minority. Photo: UNI

Modi will talk Rohingya with Myanmar, but how will India deport them?

Above: Rohingyas are described as the most persecuted minority. Photo: UNI The issue has been hanging fire in several regions of India, but while India...
Supreme Court

Cattle sale will be as per new rules, SC says

With Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar on Friday (August 4) submitting before the Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice JS Khehar and DY Chandrachud that...
SC to appoint new committee to look into progress of Indo-Bangla fencing work

SC to appoint new committee to look into progress of Indo-Bangla fencing work

Above: BSF patrolling along the India-Bangladesh international border. Photo: UNI The fencing along the Indo-Bangladesh border has been going on at a slow pace. Assam...

Inciting hate: After its natl spokesperson, BJP’s IT cell secy in WB held for...

Above: Photo Courtesy Twitter The long arm of law has finally started reaching out to the instigators of communal violence in West Bengal.  A...
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina’s (left) animosity against Muhammad Yunus dates back to 2007. Photo Sheikh Hasina: UNI; Photo Muhammad Yunus: nobelprize.org

Why is Sheikh Hasina after Muhammad Yunus?

The Bangladesh prime minister has launched a sharp attack on Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus after a Canadian court let her government off the hook...

Bengal waiting to Explode

Note crunch in the wake of demonetization has hit the economy in the border districts of West Bengal. How will the resulting public fury...
Tarek Fatah. Photo: Anil Shakya

Cut All Water Ties with Pakistan: Tarek Fatah

Pakistan-born Canadian writer and broadcaster TAREK FATAH is widely acclaimed as well as criticized for his strong anti-Pakistan views. He has openly opposed the...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) meeting the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, at Lahore, Pakistan

Indo-Pak ties: Handling a Hot Potato

Despite strident calls for action against our belligerent neighbour, Modi has realized that this is easier said than done. Deft handling and tightening security...
NEW DELHI, AUG 15 (UNI):- Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the Nation from the rampart of the Red Fort on the occasion of 70th Independence Day celebration in New Delhi on Monday. UNI PHOTO-9u

Balochistan: Taking the Bull by the Horns

Was the PM’s decision to bring up this contentious issue a tactical move to counter Pakistan which has been stoking the flames in Kashmir?...
People react near the Holey Artisan restaurant after Islamist militants attacked the upscale cafe in Dhaka

Terror knocks on our eastern border

With Bangladesh being in the grip of terrorism, let the intel agencies in West Bengal not be complacent anymore about our immunity By Sujit Bhar...

Identity Crisis!

Despite the Supreme Court of Bangladesh confirming that Biharis there were its citizens, they live in deplorable conditions due to their legal status not...

Bangladesh: HARD TIMES

If this bill becomes an act, Bangladeshis who took part in the 1971 liberation war, foreign nationals and those with dual citizenship will find...

Malda’s Dangerous Liaisons

What was seen as a communal flare-up in this West Bengal district may be more terrifying with reports that the police here are hand-in-glove...

In Terror’s Crosshairs

Infiltration into Bengal from Bangladesh has acquired scary dimensions as IS sympathizers could be among them. With little collaboration between the BSF and police, could it become another playground...
Taslima Nasrin

Exclusive Interview: Exiled in 1994, controversial Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen is still dauntless..

Exiled in 1994 for criticizing Islam in her novel Lajja, controversial Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen is still dauntless and does not mince words when it comes to opposing religious fundamentalism and espousing the cause of freedom of expression.

'Bangladesh' - 16 News Results

A Hindu woman takes a Mahashtami dip in the Brahmaputra. Bangladeshi Hindus share roots and customs with their Indian counterparts. Photo: UNI

Hindu Women in Bangladesh: At the Receiving End

Above: A Hindu woman takes a Mahashtami dip in the Brahmaputra. Bangladeshi Hindus share roots and customs with their Indian counterparts. Photo: UNI Though secularism...
(Left) Bangladesh’s Chief Justice Surendra Sinha and PM Sheikh Hasina are at loggerheads over the balance of power between the judiciary and the legislature

Collision Course

Above: (Left) Bangladesh’s Chief Justice Surendra Sinha and PM Sheikh Hasina are at loggerheads over the balance of power between the judiciary and the...
A Rohingya woman waits to receive aid in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Photo: UNI

Rohingyas: Dhaka’s refugee nightmare

As some five lakh people fleeing Myanmar pour into Bangladesh, questions are being raised about why it shouldn’t be tried for genocide ~By Prakash Bhandari...
Rohingyas are describes as the most persecuted minority. Photo: UNI

Modi will talk Rohingya with Myanmar, but how will India deport them?

Above: Rohingyas are described as the most persecuted minority. Photo: UNI The issue has been hanging fire in several regions of India, but while India...
Supreme Court

Cattle sale will be as per new rules, SC says

With Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar on Friday (August 4) submitting before the Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice JS Khehar and DY Chandrachud that...
SC to appoint new committee to look into progress of Indo-Bangla fencing work

SC to appoint new committee to look into progress of Indo-Bangla fencing work

Above: BSF patrolling along the India-Bangladesh international border. Photo: UNI The fencing along the Indo-Bangladesh border has been going on at a slow pace. Assam...

Inciting hate: After its natl spokesperson, BJP’s IT cell secy in WB held for...

Above: Photo Courtesy Twitter The long arm of law has finally started reaching out to the instigators of communal violence in West Bengal.  A...
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina’s (left) animosity against Muhammad Yunus dates back to 2007. Photo Sheikh Hasina: UNI; Photo Muhammad Yunus: nobelprize.org

Why is Sheikh Hasina after Muhammad Yunus?

The Bangladesh prime minister has launched a sharp attack on Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus after a Canadian court let her government off the hook...

Bengal waiting to Explode

Note crunch in the wake of demonetization has hit the economy in the border districts of West Bengal. How will the resulting public fury...
Tarek Fatah. Photo: Anil Shakya

Cut All Water Ties with Pakistan: Tarek Fatah

Pakistan-born Canadian writer and broadcaster TAREK FATAH is widely acclaimed as well as criticized for his strong anti-Pakistan views. He has openly opposed the...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) meeting the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, at Lahore, Pakistan

Indo-Pak ties: Handling a Hot Potato

Despite strident calls for action against our belligerent neighbour, Modi has realized that this is easier said than done. Deft handling and tightening security...
NEW DELHI, AUG 15 (UNI):- Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the Nation from the rampart of the Red Fort on the occasion of 70th Independence Day celebration in New Delhi on Monday. UNI PHOTO-9u

Balochistan: Taking the Bull by the Horns

Was the PM’s decision to bring up this contentious issue a tactical move to counter Pakistan which has been stoking the flames in Kashmir?...
People react near the Holey Artisan restaurant after Islamist militants attacked the upscale cafe in Dhaka

Terror knocks on our eastern border

With Bangladesh being in the grip of terrorism, let the intel agencies in West Bengal not be complacent anymore about our immunity By Sujit Bhar...

Identity Crisis!

Despite the Supreme Court of Bangladesh confirming that Biharis there were its citizens, they live in deplorable conditions due to their legal status not...

Bangladesh: HARD TIMES

If this bill becomes an act, Bangladeshis who took part in the 1971 liberation war, foreign nationals and those with dual citizenship will find...

Malda’s Dangerous Liaisons

What was seen as a communal flare-up in this West Bengal district may be more terrifying with reports that the police here are hand-in-glove...

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