Bangla Sunday, September 27, 2020

Highlights

Bangladesh’s ‘crossfire’ culture hits home

On July 31, Bangladesh police did something they consider routine. They shot and killed someone in cold blood. But this time the target...

Demonstration Project of Teesta River Comprehensive Manage...

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Hindutva’s rise in West Bengal could threaten neighborhood

Bhaskar Choudhury ‘Arup’ from Sylhet and Md. Muzammel Hossain from Madhupur in Tangail in Bangladesh have been keenly fol...

UN resolution bars unilateral change of Kashmir’s status,...

August 5, 2020 marks the first anniversary of India's abrogation of Act. 370 and 35A of its constitution changing&n...

Hasina faces her toughest challenge so far

Speculations abound concerning the recent Dhaka trip of Indian foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla. The visit has generated a de...

Erdogan’s reclamation of Turkey’s Islamic past is legitima...

Thousands flock to perform Eid prayers at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey on July 31 2020 Situated on the shores of the Bosphorus...

Kashmir’s pellet victims organize to look after themselves

 A view of the hospital ward in the year 2016 where pellet victims were being treated.  The year was 2017. In the middle...

Pakistan-Bangladesh: Time to reconcile, rebuild and resurg...

For too long, Pakistan and Bangladesh have suffered from the vicissitudes of a relationship that is marked by intense attraction betw...

Pakistan’s ‘brotherly ties’ with Saudi Arabia are under ge...

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman speaks with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan in Mecca in June 2019  Geo-politics...

China opposes regional hegemony in South Asia

Chinese soldiers patrol the border with India in Ngari prefecture, China, April 2017, Reuters. According to the Bengali d...

Proposed Indian road through wildlife sanctuary could spar...

Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary Up in the wind-swept highlands of Bhutan-Land of the Thunder Dragon-a mythological ape-like creature ca...

Electoral odds are stacked against Mamata, but she might r...

The All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) is one of the very few Indian political parties to keep combating the Bharatiya Janata Party (B...

Delhi Minorities Commission holds BJP and police responsib...

Fellow Muslims mourn Muddasir Khan, who died in the Delhi riots  A report published by the Delhi Minorities Commission (DMC)...

From Kashmir to Meghlaya: The enemy within

Over the recent past, India has been losing its foothold among ‘friends’ in the South Asia region. It may have forced, rath...

As Oli goes downhill, so does India’s clout in Nepal

Nepal-India relations can be taken as a case of “familiarity breeding contempt.” The ties between the two countries are mul...

War of the waves over Himalayas

Joseph Goebbels, who masterminded Nazi propaganda, may be smiling in his grave as three Asian neighbors, caught in bitter border tussle...

Chinese academic warns India against falling into the well...

On June 22, China and India held the second round of Corps Commanders’-level meeting. This was the first military-level meeting a...

Time for India to drop its ‘border obsession’ and review i...

The most recent border clash between the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) and the Indian Army at the GalwanValley was unexpected ne...

India must be aware the consequences of crossing the LAC:...

Cheng Xizhong, Special Commentator of China Economic Net, Visiting Professor at Southwest University of Political Science and Law, Se...

India needs to introspect on why it is friendless in its o...

The violent physical confrontation between India and China on the Sino-Indian border has been an odd one. Arms were not used but violen...

How Bollywood serve the Hindutva agenda

Malaysia bans Bollywood film ‘Padmavat’ over negative portrayal of Muslim ruler Since the meteoric rise of Narendr...