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Would Bangladesh Politics End in Chaos?

Paper No. 5338                             Dated 26-Dec-2012

Guest Column- By Kazi Anwarul Masud             

Situation in Bangladesh is moving towards an explosion  due in part  to violence let loose by the Jamaat-e-Islami demanding the release of their leaders now being tried for crimes against humanity committed during the liberation war in 1971 in collaboration with the occupying Pakistani army.

Begum Zia’s India Visit and Bangla Politics

 

Paper no. 5318                                          Dated 03-Dec-2012

By Bhaskar Roy

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chairperson Begum Khalida Zia’s India visit in October-November stirred political discourses on how alignments will be made and party position stated as the country enters election mode.  Each major party in Bangladesh is still trying to decipher what Khalida Zia said in India, what she said on her return and how her party leaders are explaining the change, if any, towards India to their  cadres.

Bangla Begum’s India Visit: Real or Ephimeral?

Paper No. 5281                                                    Dated 6-Nov-2012

By Bhaskar Roy

Can ideology and political agenda change overnight? At least, that is the message Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chairperson and former Prime Minister Begum Khaleda Zia carried when she arrived in India on October 28 for an eight-day visit.

Begum Zia came at the invitation of the Government of India.  There have been some comments that this is a change in India’s Bangladesh strategy.  This is not correct.

Bangladeshi in FBI Net: A Counter-Terrorism Sting Operation International Terrorism Monitor: Paper No. 769

Paper No. 5256                                           20-Oct-2012

 By B.Raman

The media has reported as follows regarding the arrest of a Bangladeshi national in the US on a charge of plotting to carry out an act of terrorism on behalf of Al Qaeda in the US:

“Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, 21, was arrested on Wednesday (October 17,2012) and faces charges of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction and attempting to provide material support to al Qaeda.

India Could Lose Gains, Goodwill in Bangladesh

Paper No. 5252                                                                16-Oct-2012
 
Guest Column: By Rajeev Sharma
 

Keeping Bangladesh Stable

Paper No. 5247                                                       10-Oct-2012

By Bhaskar Roy

BANGLADESH: A BENGALI ABBASI LURKING SOMEWHERE?

 

Paper 232                                      23.04.2001

by B.Raman

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