Bangladesh

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POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Rohingyas refugee, Lashkar, Terrorism, Bangladesh

Fresh influx of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh poses security challenge

There are credible reports of Pakistan trying to foment terror in the region.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Rohingyas

Why Bangladesh took in the Rohingya Muslims

PM Sheikh Hasina and the common people have shown uncommon courage and humanity.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Bangladesh, Lashkar, ISIS, Rakhine

Everything you didn't know about Rohingya Islamist violence

Contrary to popular perception, the violence began even before Myanmar gained independence in 1948.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
ISI, Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina

How real is the threat to Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina's life?

A recent report about an attempt to assassinate her has sparked fears.

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
Taslima Nasreen, Sheikh Hasina, Myanmar, Bangladesh

Taslima Nasreen writes to Sheikh Hasina: Why do you weep for Rohingyas, but not for me?

You have banished me from Bangladesh, have no sympathy for assassinated atheist bloggers, yet you have opened the doors for the foreign refugees.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Bangladesh, Terrorism, Indian Army, ISI

How Pakistan’s ISI is spreading its web in India

The recent Jhansi development is an eye-opener for India's sleuths.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Bangladesh, Teesta water sharing pact, Hilsa, Ilish

Supply of Ilish or Hilsa, Kolkata’s staple fish, is at an all time low

Catching juvenile fish means wiping out a generation and this has been going on for the last six-seven years.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
ISIS, Dhaka attack, Bangladesh, Islamic Radicals

A year after Dhaka cafe attack, Bangladesh's war on terror is far from over

Jihadists continue to unleash horror in various flashpoints across the country.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   Long-form
Bangladesh, Class divide, Domestic workers, Mahagun Moderne

‘Ban the Bangladeshi maid’: Why Noida housing society violence isn’t just about class

A gated colony guards its privilege much like the nation-state polices its borders, ignoring lived lives.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Floods, Northeast, India, Bangladesh

What to know about Cyclone Mora: Northeastern states in the eye of storm

Heavy rains have already started lashing Mizoram, Tripura and other states.