op-ed

  • Jamaat hold on Bangla broken for good

    Who would have thought that the war crimes trials, mired in controversy and facing serious questions of credibility, would have turned into such a big winner for the ruling Awami League (AL)? ...

  • Change has come to Bangladesh

    The stabbing to death of Ahmed Rajib Haider, an outspoken blogger and activist closely involved with the Shahbagh movement, by unknown assailants on Friday night, could be the spark that sets this ...

  • Khaleda shoots herself in the foot

    In case we forgot, Leader of Opposition Khaleda Zia's article in The Washington Times this week reminded us that she doesn't need to be in power to embarrass herself and the nation. Her s ...