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  • Shakhawat Liton

    The Author is Special Correspondent, The Daily Star. You can write to him at

  • A friend in need is a friend indeed

    Two years ago, Bangladesh felt a “strengthened bond” with India that “would benefit people of the two countries as well as of the
  • News Analysis: An inconceivable resolution by JS

    This is inconceivable in modern democracy that the parliament passes a resolution to nullify a supreme court verdict. But our Parliament unanimously did it on Wednesday, setting a unique example.
  • Too little, too late

    Although it came quite late in the series of events, the UN Security Council statement Wednesday just reminded the world how terrible
  • So low, so fast

    Seldom, if ever, in history has a world hero fallen so fast into disrepute. Never have so many people and organisations representing
  • Caught in the thick

    Indian Premier Narendra Modi's stance on the Rohingya issue has emerged as another example of how the plights of the ethnic