Immigration crisis: Roles and responsibilities of our diplomatic missions
One of the most burning issues in the world today is the immigration crisis. The immigration process is accelerating. According to the World Migration Report 2015, about 3 millions people of the world tend to be migrated in a week and leaving their homelands. Experts say, on ...বিস্তারিত
Will we see the end of sexual harassment?
Bangladesh has achieved tremendous success in women’s empowerment in the last decade. But the prevalence of sexual harassment in public places is still high. Sexual harassment has an inseparable link with women’s disadvantaged status and subordinate position in any soci ...বিস্তারিত
Historical events on 12 Dec
2016: Bill English is sworn in as New Zealand Prime Minister, succeeding John Key 2003: Paul Martin becomes Prime Minister of Canada after resignation of Jean Chretien 2002: Ballon d'Or: Inter/Real Madrid forward Ronaldo is named best football player in Europe for a second ...বিস্তারিত
Who has the right to be an FF certificate holder?
Coming as I do from an extended family with over a dozen FFs of various, shapes , sizes and ranks no to mention gender, it’s not a great big deal to be one. Everyone did something during the war and having done something, it’s not discussed in family gatherings ever. Ex ...বিস্তারিত
Citizenship bill puts India on a path to become a Hindu nationalist state
On Monday, India’s home minister pushed a bill in Parliament — Narendra Modi’s most brazen action to lead India away from being the world’s largest democracy to a Hindu nationalist state — with an inflammatory speech stoking Hindu victimhood.The minister, Amit Shah ...বিস্তারিত
Jewish journalist’s nose possibly ‘doctored’ on Swedish ID card
“As a Jew in Europe you get used to much of this stuff happening that you brush a lot of it aside because... you know the cost of complaining,” Annika Hernroth-Rothstein said. Swedish-Jewish journalist Annika Hernroth-Rothstein took to Twitter this weekend to reveal a p ...বিস্তারিত
My friend’s work didn’t die in the London attack
I remember a morning of unadulterated goodness. I’d come to celebrate graduation at a local men’s prison. The inmates had spent the semester studying criminal justice with students from the University of Cambridge as part of a program called Learning Together. The men fr ...বিস্তারিত
I felt like a rich girl
The day I was born, my mother thought she would not survive. But she survived though she had nothing to eat that day. I grew up hungry but that is okay, my mother said, I had become used to hunger since the time when I was inside my mother’s belly. Now, my mother and I bot ...বিস্তারিত
To accept each others faults & choose to celebrate relationships
Ex. President Of India Dr. Abdul Kalam Says: "When I was a kid, my Mom cooked food for us. One night she had made dinner after a long hard day's work, Mom placed a plate of 'sabzi' and extremely burnt roti in front of my Dad. I was waiting to see if anyone noticed the burnt ...বিস্তারিত
Perfectly timed exit, but what next for Harris?
Kamala Harris didn’t do a great many things well in her crash-and-burn campaign for president. But her swift exit from the race was executed perfectly. By quitting when she did, Harris avoided embarrassing losses in several early contests and, most important, her home sta ...বিস্তারিত