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Yaba: The Red Pills and the Rohingya
June 04, 2018
Yaba: The Red Pills and the Rohingya
Bangladesh’s cities are awash with red methamphetamine pills that come in from Myanmar.
Yaba: The Red Pills and the Rohingya
Could Bangladesh Be Heading for One-Party Rule?
May 12, 2018
Could Bangladesh Be Heading for One-Party Rule?
With the BNP's Khaleda Zia in jail and Islamic parties besieged, it's a probability more than just a possibility.
Could Bangladesh Be Heading for One-Party Rule?
Bangladesh’s Students Back on the Streets in Protest
April 14, 2018
Bangladesh’s Students Back on the Streets in Protest
Over the last week, Bangladesh saw intense student unrest over quotas in government jobs.
Bangladesh’s Students Back on the Streets in Protest
Bangladesh's New Generation of Militants
January 29, 2018
Bangladesh's New Generation of Militants
Akayed Ullah, a wannabe jihadist, represents a new generation of militants.
Bangladesh's New Generation of Militants
Where Are the Bengalis in London's Banglatown?
December 28, 2017
Where Are the Bengalis in London's Banglatown?
Brick Lane, once renowned for its Bengali immigrants, is changing.
Where Are the Bengalis in London's Banglatown?
The Rohingya: A People Without A Home
September 07, 2017
The Rohingya: A People Without A Home
More than 35 years since it began, the Rohingya crisis is long overdue for a solution.
The Rohingya: A People Without A Home
A Year of Bangladesh's War on Terror
July 06, 2017
A Year of Bangladesh's War on Terror
A year after the Dhaka bakery bloodbath, counterterrorism remains deeply political.
A Year of Bangladesh's War on Terror
The India-Bangladesh Wall: Lessons for Trump
February 15, 2017
The India-Bangladesh Wall: Lessons for Trump
Border fences are not particularly effective, but they are enormously expensive.
The India-Bangladesh Wall: Lessons for Trump
The Rise of US-Bangladesh Counterterror Cooperation
September 02, 2016
The Rise of US-Bangladesh Counterterror Cooperation
Kerry’s visit to Dhaka shows how seriously the U.S. takes terrorism in Bangladesh.
The Rise of US-Bangladesh Counterterror Cooperation
The Change Luck City: Dhaka’s Climate Refugees
August 10, 2016
The Change Luck City: Dhaka’s Climate Refugees
Displaced by climate change, almost half a million people flee to Bangladesh's capital every year.
The Change Luck City: Dhaka’s Climate Refugees
Bangladesh's Deep Sea Port Problem
June 07, 2016
Bangladesh's Deep Sea Port Problem
China, Japan, and India are all competing to build Dhaka's first deep sea port.
Bangladesh's Deep Sea Port Problem
Refugees and Neighbors: Rohingya in Bangladesh
October 14, 2015
Refugees and Neighbors: Rohingya in Bangladesh
Bangladesh has been reluctant to act on the growing Rohingya refugee crisis.
Refugees and Neighbors: Rohingya in Bangladesh
Climate Crisis in Bangladesh
October 08, 2015
Climate Crisis in Bangladesh
Climate change has particularly profound implications for Bangladesh.
Climate Crisis in Bangladesh
Democracy Departs From Bangladesh
May 14, 2015
Democracy Departs From Bangladesh
Recent elections suggest the political situation is worsening.
Democracy Departs From Bangladesh
The Brothels of Bangladesh
February 23, 2015
The Brothels of Bangladesh
Bangladeshi sex workers are beginning to organize in a bid to improve their harsh, abusive working conditions.
The Brothels of Bangladesh
Saving Grameen Bank, Sustaining the Bangladesh Paradox
December 06, 2014
Saving Grameen Bank, Sustaining the Bangladesh Paradox
Increasing state control over Grameen Bank will hardly serve the interests of Bangladesh.
Saving Grameen Bank, Sustaining the Bangladesh Paradox
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