Every South Asian woman has an incredible story of resilience to tell. One Bangladeshi photojournalist has made it his mission to bring some of those untold stories to light. GMB Akash is an award-win...
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No other casualties have been reported.
Neo-Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen's wanted leader Nurul Islam alias Marjan and another extremist were killed by CTTC unit.
DHAKA -- A newborn baby girl in Bangladesh who was declared dead by doctors started crying out while being buried, media reports said today. Galiba Hayat, the first child of district cricket team play...
Eid al-Adha (Qurbani/Bakr Eid) is one of the two major religio-social festivals the people of Bangladesh celebrate with a fair amount of grandeur. This festival is specifically characterized by its tr...
Heavy rains combined with animal sacrifice turned Dhaka streets into 'rivers of blood'.
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The fire broke out due to boiler explosion at Tempako Packaging Factory.
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The money has flown in from several foreign accounts over the last three years.
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The incident was part of a series of killings of intellectuals in the country.
The change in the political landscape over the last several years has made it impossible for the main centre right political party (BNP) to operate; Islamist political organizations are equally restricted. Unfortunately, the current government’s running of such outfits underground and pushing them out of every open political space in Bangladesh has had a calamitous consequence: hundreds of thousands of young activists and students have become vulnerable to manipulation by extremists.
The immense appeal of Zakir Naik's demagoguery, especially among articulate, seemingly educated folks who hail him as an intellectual, is a symptom of an affliction that is not confined to the Muslim community alone. The real problem is that our education system is churning out millions of literate number crunchers, code writers and paper pushers, but lays little emphasis on critical thinking.
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NEW DELHI -- Following the Centre's tough stand on Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's controversial comments on terrorism, nine teams from the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), the Intelligence Bureau (I...
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