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Bangladesh Cracks Down on Terror

The breakup of a Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist cell in Dhaka two weeks ago has reinforced is the latest manifestation of the growing counter-terror cooperation between India and Bangladesh and confirms what... Read More...
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Bangladesh Bucks the Trend

Seamless growth: Bangladesh escapes crisis by focusing on low-cost exports, high quality garments and textiles A year ago as the world financial system teetered on the edge of collapse after many Wall Street giants failed, there was widespread conc... Read More...
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Bangladesh’s Challenge

Bangladesh is at a turning point, politically, economically and diplomatically. Can Sheikh Hasina Wajed's Awami League produce a stable and effective government which eschews winner-take-all politi... Read More...
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UPDATE: Awami League Wins Bangladesh Polls

With Bangladeshi voters having delivered a resounding victory to the coalition led by Sheik Hasina Wajed of the Awami League Monday, apprehension remains over whether the vote can ensure a stable ... Read More...
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Amidst uncertainties, Bangladesh readies for polls

After almost 22 months under lockdown, Bangladesh is finally expected to go to the polls on December 29 in a general election to select a new National Parliament, with its political system likely to continue to be handicapped by the presence of the battlin... Read More...
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Challenge of a Credible Bangladesh Poll

As Bangladesh slowly moves towards its much-delayed December parliamentary elections, the military-backed caretaker government is still trying to figure out what to do with the bitter political enemies, k... Read More...
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Political Tension Rises in Bangladesh

After nearly two years of caretaker government in Bangladesh, the politics of the country seem to be heating up as all the political parties, including the two major ones, grow increasingly frustrated ... Read More...
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Searching for Taslima

Bangladeshi feminist writer Taslima Nasreen was flown out of Calcutta on Nov. 21 after violent Muslim protests over her books and speeches resulted in injuries to 43 people and arrests of more... Read More...