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By: Rumana Hashem
Waking up at four o’ clock in the morning to the horrific news of appalling murders of freethinkers and culture-minded citizens in the hands of fanatics at home is not a new phenomenon for many Diaspora Bangladeshis for the last few years. 1,676 more words
In a twist that would have been unthinkable five decades ago, a man in Russia could go to jail for blogging that God does not exist. 456 more words
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MARCH 30, 2016, 12:01 P.M. E.D.T.
ISLAMABAD — Hundreds of radical Islamists who had rallied for four days in the heart of Pakistan’s capital ended their demonstrations on Wednesday hours after the government threatened to use force to disperse them. 400 more words