Ahmede Hussain

Ahmede Hussain

CLEAR AS MUD

Editor of The New Anthem (Tranqubar; Delhi; 2009). ahmedehussain@gmail.com

May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015

A Recipe for Disaster

A few days ago, a Garo woman was abducted from a busy street in Kuril in the capital while she was waiting for transport and was gang raped in a moving microbus.

May 13, 2015
May 13, 2015

Comrades in the woods

To make the future even bleaker, the Communist movement in Bangladesh lacks a visionary leadership. The weakening strength of the left is also directly proportional to the rise of rightwing politics.

April 30, 2015
April 30, 2015

Opinion: The Net Effect

LAST Tuesday's elections in Dhaka (North and South) and Chittagong city corporation elections have seen some significant mechanisms that the candidates have used to woo the voters.

April 22, 2015
April 22, 2015

The Other Woman

BORN in the womb of a military dictatorship and in the hands of a notoriously unpredictable leader, Jatya Party (JP) has indeed come a

April 1, 2015
April 1, 2015

BNP's Dilemma

UNOFFICIAL though it is, the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party's (BNP) decision to participate in the Dhaka and Chittagong City Corporations elections is a trifle surprising.

March 24, 2015
March 24, 2015

A Titan in our shared history

As I sit at the computer in a bright room washed with sunlight to write this piece, I feel a dark cloak over my heart, as though in some

March 12, 2015
March 12, 2015

Why aren't you talking?

BANGLADESH cricket team's victory against the much-fancied English side in the ICC Cricket World Cup has given the nation an opportunity to unite behind the national team. It is indeed a rare occasion, the kind that is capable of uniting the country behind a single event.

February 27, 2015
February 27, 2015

It Ends Here

About 12 years ago, I, a naïve 24-year-old, joined the Star as Staff Writer, and now, it is time to bid it a tearful goodbye.

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