Kamal Ahmed

November 5, 2020
November 5, 2020

Ban GCM for claiming ownership of our coal

A controversial energy company, forced to wind down most of its operations and exposure in Bangladesh following a popular opposition from the local population, is now claiming Phulbari’s coal...

October 20, 2020
October 20, 2020

Does supporting election justify exclusion of Rohingyas?

The European Union, barely three weeks before the general election in Myanmar, held a bilateral dialogue on human rights with the regime seeking re-election.

October 7, 2020
October 7, 2020

End privacy breaches now

In an era when civil and political rights have been shrinking gradually, we have witnessed a welcome intervention by the Supreme Court.

September 20, 2020
September 20, 2020

Is Great Britain becoming a great breacher of international law?

It is probably the first time that the House of Commons recorded a statement by a cabinet member that a legislation brought by the government of Great Britain will breach international law.

September 10, 2020
September 10, 2020

A British fiasco derived from algorithm

It was a British fiasco, but Prime Minister Boris Johnson termed it a “mutant algorithm”. The fiasco is about the exam results of both GCSE and A-level involving millions of pupils.

August 18, 2020
August 18, 2020

Justice for Sinha can initiate justice for others too

“The Police does not shoulder the responsibility of any misdeed committed by an individual”, claims the Bangladesh Police Service Association (BPSA), a representative body of the members of the...

July 12, 2020
July 12, 2020

UK’s long-awaited ‘smart’ action against human rights abusers

The United Kingdom has finally adopted the long-awaited Global Human Rights Sanctions Regime aimed at tackling human rights abusers around the world.

June 24, 2020
June 24, 2020

DfID’s demise redefines aid

The United Kingdom has once again returned to the old conservative principle that development aid must be tied to political and foreign policy objectives of the donor government, instead of targets...

April 26, 2020
April 26, 2020

Why COVID-19 is not a leveller

When COVID-19 reached some of the most protected and powerful people of the world like the resident of Number 10, Downing Street and the best known royal Prince Charles or forced Prime Minister...

April 3, 2020
April 3, 2020

Concern for Kajol during the pandemic

Does anyone know what had happened to Utpal Das? If you cannot remember who Utpal is, no one would blame you.