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How the Daily Star viewed the remand of Babunagari: The missing parts


Written By: MohammadHossain
01/06/2013 6:31
Controversy

The Daily Star never fails to surprise me with its diabolical brand of journalism that so nakedly emanates hatred; hatred of anything not relating to their version of events, especially in the field of religion. Past articles have unashamedly labeled members of political parties calling for....    Full story...

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Bdnews24 feeds the frenzy: Another yellow report against the Hefazat in Bangladesh


Written By: MohammadHossain
30/05/2013 6:29 30/05/2013 6:22
Politics

I seem to have lost the count of the times I have been berating the Daily Star and bdnews24 for their well planned acts to morally sabotage selected sections of the society, a.k.a yellow journalism. Bdnews24 has tried opening another avenue to insult Hefazat-e-Islam. This was via a news article....    Full story...

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The lies: Bangladesh Govt Press Statement on #5May massacre


Written By: MohammadHossain
11/05/2013 8:32
Burning Issue

  Brutality of police action on 5th May at Paltan. Photo credit: Mirza H.K. On May 6, 2013 at around 2:30 am, a reported 10 thousand members of police, Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB), along with the armed cadres of the....    Full story...

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The Fatikchhari saga and the myth of loudspeakers


Written By: MohammadHossain
13/04/2013 19:42 13/04/2013 18:27
Burning Issue

The Fatikchori saga talks volumes. More than 5,000 people were accused on the 12th of April in a case filed for attacking law enforcers and obstructing their work during the fight. Of the accused, 100 were named. Three ruling Awami League men were killed and scores injured when locals gathered....    Full story...

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The politics of demonizing the Hefazat fraternity


Written By: MohammadHossain
09/04/2013 8:04
Contemporary Debate

I ask, what have they done wrong?   Hefazat-e-Islam is a Qaumi madrasah based organisation of Islamic scholars based in Chittagong. On March 9, it announced a month's protest programmes, including a long march towards Dhaka on April 6, to press home its demand to stop the activities....    Full story...

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The 13 point demand of Hefazat-e-Islami


Written By: MohammadHossain
09/04/2013 8:05 03/04/2013 17:44
Bangladesh

Hefazat-e-Islam has come to the forefront of discussion in the public sphere as the eve of its long March to Dhaka on the 6th of April draws near. But what are the demands of this movement? On the 9th of March, Hefazat-e-Islam leader Shaykh-ul-Islam Allama Shah Ahmad Shafi put forward a 13....    Full story...

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