Adil Hossain

OPEN TO OPINION

English   |   Bangla

The writer is DPhil researcher at University of Oxford, founder and editor-in-chief of Khurpi.

POLITICS

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Students, photographers, civil society under arrest - The chaos that is becoming Bangladesh

The Sheikh Hasina government seems to have crossed the line this time and people are accusing her of misusing institutions and weakening democracy.

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Vaclav Havel and Karunanidhi: How the artist politicians shaped their world around them

Both leaders' unparalleled love for their mother tongue reflected in their politics and art.

VOICES

 |   6-minute read

Indian politicians lack the courage to say Padmavati is based on a myth

No matter which side of the divide leaders are on, no one is saying the queen was a figment of poet Jayasi's imagination.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read