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Bangladesh Law Enforcement agencies killed 79 in just 6 months


Written By: Nazmul
02/07/2016 19:03 02/07/2016 18:57
Human rights

In Bangladesh 79 people killed in 'crossfire' or police custody in 6 months reported by Nationa's top English Daily Daily Star ( June 30, 2016 ) from the Ain O Salish Kendra source. Seventy-nine people were killed either in alleged crossfires or in custody of the law....    Full story...

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'Attempt to crush independent media' in Bangladesh


Written By: Justin Rowlatt
18/02/2016 9:54 18/02/2016 9:52
Bangladesh in Intl. Media

Image: Mahfuz Anam has been accused of treason It can seem a bit self-righteous when journalists write about the importance of freedom of the press, a bit like a chef celebrating the virtues of a fancy meal or a hairdresser extolling the importance of a new haircut. But the....    Full story...

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Bangladesh Government Shuts Down Critics-HRW reports


Written By: Human Rights Watch
27/01/2016 22:50
Human rights

Bloggers Forced into Hiding; Clampdowns on Expression, Political Opposition (New York) – Freedom of expression came under severe attack in Bangladesh in 2015, Human Rights Watch said in its World Report 2016. While extremist groups targeted secular bloggers and foreign aid....    Full story...

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Towards a new liberation for Bangladesh


Written By: PathikRasel
09/04/2015 10:19
Bangladesh

Me, along with many other freinds of our generation have not seen the liberation war of 1971. Yet, we have heard about it, read about it, and also thought about it from the deepest of our heart. We felt proud for having a free and independent country of our own!  The 1971 liberation war....    Full story...

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So called Freedom


Written By: Niaz_Ahsan
05/04/2015 4:26
Thoughts and Ideology

Google defines freedom by saying 'the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants'. I am just a normal human being, stupid. As I grow up I came to know about our liberation war history, the great bravery of our heroes who fought and sacrificed for this country to get rid of the....    Full story...

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TRUE MUSLIMS NEED REAL FREEDOM


Written By: Ajmal-Masroor
25/09/2013 0:20
International

The brutal massacre of the innocent shoppers in Kenya and the blood bath in Nigeria bring to light the urgent need for the Muslim theologians, leaders and masses to rise against the extremists who have highjacked and maligned Islam. They have destroyed the peaceful and deeply spiritual identity....    Full story...

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"Dream with me, my friend!"- meanwhile in Egypt


Written By: Carriganore
03/09/2013 4:04 03/09/2013 1:41
International

  Dream with me... Of a tomorrow that will come soon.... And if it doesn't come to us, we'll bring it ourselves. We'll try, we'll start the road The many footprints will lead us to our dream. No matter how many times we stumble & fall, we can rise....    Full story...

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Arrest of MP Rony is an act of politics, not an act of love of media freedom


Written By: MohammadHossain
02/08/2013 9:51 02/08/2013 9:49
Bangladesh

The past week has been crawling with media gimmicks by the Awami League, topping which are these two:   1. PM Sheikh Hasina cooking for her son on his birthday. This is being repeatedly shown as a testament to her motherly qualities in a bid to woo potential....    Full story...

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The BD government shutting the voices smartly!


Written By: Sham
19/05/2013 0:45 18/05/2013 5:25
Burning Issue

Provided the situation we are facing right now in Bangladesh, we think the recent circulation of the statement by Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) regarding reducing down the uploading speed to 25% for the mass internet users is another big step to stop spreading the....    Full story...

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What actually Hefazaat-e-Islam demands??


Written By: AEH_MIZ
24/04/2013 7:47
Burning Issue

Now, that is the burning question. What actually Hefazaat-e-Islam demands? Do they really want to take the country back to the middle ages? Are they demanding blasphemy law or not? Do they really reject the rights of the women? All doubts and confusions have been answered by Allama Shah Ahmad....    Full story...

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Sheikh Hasina ploughs through another BBC interview: An analysis


Written By: MohammadHossain
09/04/2013 8:09
Bangladesh in Intl. Media

The BBC interview of Sheikh Hasina was another bleak eye opener. Let me go straight to the points that mattered:   1. When asked about the demands of Hefazat-e-Islam, especially the demand to introduce the death penalty for blasphemy, Sheikh Hasina directly said that "we don't....    Full story...

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Towards BAKSHAL: The Dwindling Freedom of Press in Bangladesh


Written By: MohammadHossain
10/03/2013 16:17
Thoughts and Ideology

The recent unrest in Bangladesh in which more than a hundred people have been killed over the short span of less than two weeks has also witnessed the decimation of another typical victim, the press. Journalists have been shot at by police on the 22nd of February while covering the....    Full story...

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