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Pakistan’s Dark History of Student Extremists
November 16, 2018

Pakistan’s Dark History of Student Extremists

By Shah Meer Baloch and Zafar Musyani
Since the 1970s, political factions in Pakistan have armed students and encouraged them to violence.

Can an Aspiring Political Movement Upend the Bangladeshi Elections?
September 28, 2018

Can an Aspiring Political Movement Upend the Bangladeshi Elections?

By Seth Oldmixon
Bangladesh’s upcoming elections could reshape the country for a generation
Could Bangladesh Be Heading for One-Party Rule?
May 12, 2018

Could Bangladesh Be Heading for One-Party Rule?

By Amit Sengupta
With the BNP's Khaleda Zia in jail and Islamic parties besieged, it's a probability more than just a possibility.

Bangladesh’s Risky Islamist Gambit
March 23, 2017

Bangladesh’s Risky Islamist Gambit

By Seth Oldmixon
The Awami League's outreach to Islamist groups will not encourage, not moderate, extremists.

Pakistan: The Rebirth of Jihad
August 18, 2016

Pakistan: The Rebirth of Jihad

By Umer Ali
Within Pakistan, banned groups like JeM and JuD campaign openly for jihad against India.

Terrorism in Asia: Bangladesh, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Beyond
July 23, 2016

Terrorism in Asia: Bangladesh, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Beyond

By Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran
Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss terror in Bangladesh and Southeast Asia, and Nepali politics.

Dhaka Hostage Crisis: Anatomy of a Terror Attack
July 07, 2016

Dhaka Hostage Crisis: Anatomy of a Terror Attack

By Rohan Joshi
The terror landscape in Bangladesh merits close scrutiny after the Gulshan hostage crisis.
Can Bangladesh and Turkey Mend Frayed Ties?
July 04, 2016

Can Bangladesh and Turkey Mend Frayed Ties?

By Samuel Ramani
Turkey and Bangladesh suffered a break over war crimes trials in Dhaka. Is rapprochement in the cards?

Bangladesh Hangs Another Islamist Leader
May 15, 2016

Bangladesh Hangs Another Islamist Leader

By Roshni Kapur
Motiur Rahman Nizami is the fourth Islamist official to be hanged for war crimes during the 1971 Liberation War.

Rising Extremist Worries in Bangladesh
October 09, 2015

Rising Extremist Worries in Bangladesh

By Farasha Bashir
Bangladesh is rapidly making its bed with Islamic fundamentalism.

Bangladesh on the Brink: Between Terrorism and Democracy
September 28, 2015

Bangladesh on the Brink: Between Terrorism and Democracy

By Alexandra Stark
The rising tide of Islamist violence in Bangladesh could be a bellwether for South Asia. How should the world respond?
Liberal Voices Remain as Assertive as Ever in Bangladesh
July 10, 2015

Liberal Voices Remain as Assertive as Ever in Bangladesh

By Sanjay Kumar
Dhaka University continues to endure as the heart of progressive liberalism in Bangladesh.

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