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The perception of Lagosians on media coverage of boko-haram insurgency in Nigeria

Table of Contents
Title                                         i
Certification                                    ii
Dedication                                     iii
Acknowledgement                                    iv
Table of contents                                v-vi
Abstract                                        vii
Chapter One
1.0    Introduction                                 1
1.1    Background to the Study                        1… 262 more words


Reports say dozens of militant outfits operating in Bangladesh

More may appear today or tomorrow.

But here’s a long list of extremist Islamist groups, along with five banned outfits, international groups, suspected financier NGOs operating in Bangladesh. 316 more words

Public Concern

Please, train the law enforcers properly

RAB & policemen with #arms were watching when over a dozen ruling party men hacked #Bishwajit in broad daylight. They did not leave the spot to assist the ruling party men, who possibly thought Bishwajit was a BNP supporter. 171 more words

Public Concern

ജനാധിപത്യവും സായുധപോരാട്ടവും

 ശ്യാം ബാലകൃഷ്ണന്‍

കേരളത്തില്‍ പലയിടങ്ങളിലും അടുത്തകാലത്തായി മാവോയിസ്റ്റ് ലേബലില്‍ അക്രമസമരങ്ങള്‍ അരങ്ങേറുന്നുണ്ട്‌. അവയെ ചെറുക്കാനെന്ന പേരില്‍ കേരളപോലീസ്, ജനാധിപത്യപരമായി പ്രവര്‍ത്തിക്കുന്ന സാമൂഹികപ്രവര്‍ത്തകരേയും, കൂട്ടായ്മകളേയും, സമരങ്ങളേയും നിരന്തര നിരീക്ഷണങ്ങള്‍ക്ക് വിധേയമാക്കുകയും അനാവശ്യ ഇടപെടലുകളിലൂടെ ഭീകരാന്തരീക്ഷം സൃഷ്ടിക്കുകയും ചെയ്തുപോരുന്നു.

Solve the pending issue of Islami Banking

Well, I’m not a specialist on banking and precisely Islami or Sharia-based banking. But a recent comment by the country’s finance minister has stunned me. I demand that the issue is clarified by the government and the state recognises and adopts the true path in line with the constitution. 927 more words


Why the world needs to address root causes of militancy

By Ali Imran 

More than 13 years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the Middle East is confronted with an apocalyptic specter as implications of Afghanistan and Iraq wars, internal sectarian conflicts, al Qaeda and ISIS terror across borders, and unabated sufferings of the Palestinians have plunged the broader region into a bloody chaos. 1,541 more words


How militant advocacy kills good ideas: the case of abolitionist veganism

This post is about how hardline militancy about potentially good ideas (eating less meat, open source software, reducing alcohol consumption) cruels rational debate, and often has the opposite effect in the real world of that intended. 2,309 more words