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Bangabandhu: Druid in search of the...

Bangabandhu: Druid in search of the...

Bangladesh

Sat, Aug 14 2021

For the people of Bangladesh, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was their Druid, the high priest trudging through...

My obituary

My obituary

Arts & Letters

Wed, Jun 2 2021

Personal essay

The light she transmitted

The light she transmitted

Arts & Letters

Wed, Mar 31 2021

Book review

March 1971: A state collapses, a republic...

March 1971: A state collapses, a republic...

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 26 2021

Fifty years on, the message of liberty sounded in Bangladesh and heard around the world resonates in...

US presidential elections: A brief...

US presidential elections: A brief...

North America

Tue, Nov 3 2020

How do past elections compare with this one?

The mark of greatness

The mark of greatness

Sushanto Biswas

Sat, Aug 15 2020

This Op-Ed is being republished on the occasion of National Mourning Day

Bangabandhu: He walked tall, and had...

He walked tall, and had us walk...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 14 2020

In the pre-dawn hours of 15 August, before the call went out for the first prayers of the day, uniformed...

1947: A flute to Pakistan, a drum to...

1947: A flute to Pakistan, a drum to...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Aug 13 2020

Reflection on books about the history and dark legacies of India’s partition in 1947

The Wait: A story

The Wait: A story

Arts & Letters

Tue, Aug 11 2020

A story on the theme of eternal wait of a martyr's parents 

OP-ED: August: A brief history

OP-ED: August: A brief history

Imran Hossain

Sun, Aug 2 2020

Memories of a month of loss

Two statesmen who reshaped history in...

Two statesmen who reshaped history in...

Arts & Letters

Sun, Jul 12 2020

Review of biographies on Willy Brandt and Francois Mitterrand

Sardar Fazlul Karim: The revolutionary...

Sardar Fazlul Karim: The revolutionary...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Jun 15 2020

Tribute to the academic, writer and philosopher. He was born on May 1, 1925 and passed away on June 15,...

Looking for Farzana

Looking for Farzana

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Short fiction

A conversation on books

A conversation on books

Arts & Letters

Fri, May 15 2020

A bibliophile shares his fond memories of bookshops

Years of promise, times of trouble

Years of promise, times of trouble

Arts & Letters

Sat, Apr 11 2020

A review of 'Bela Obela' by Mohiuddin Ahmad

Bangabandhu: Minstrel singing through...

Bangabandhu: Minstrel singing through...

Atikur Rahman

Mon, Mar 16 2020

'As a man, what concerns mankind concerns me. As a Bengalee, I am deeply involved in all that concerns...

Narratives of a war across...

Narratives of a war across...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Feb 8 2020

Review of Anam Zakaria's '1971'

January 10, 1972: On that truck, from...

January 10, 1972: On that truck, from...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jan 9 2020

Syed Badrul Ahsan recalls what it felt like to be on the streets of Dhaka this day 48 years ago

A patriot of highest bravery

A patriot of highest bravery

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Jamiluddin Ahmed died in harness, in the line of duty