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#MODIfyingIndia : One Year - Many Achievements...

#MODIfyingIndia : One Year – Many Achievements…

On 26th May 2015, PM Narendra Modi led NDA/ BJP government would complete the 1st year of its 5 year mandate given by… 1,413 more words


Landmark Deal With Bangladesh Shows Triumph of Diplomacy Over Politics

Diplomacy and bilateral exigency triumphed over politics and emotions as the Narendra Modi government steered the passage of the Bill that ratified and allows the operationalisation of the 1974 Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) between India and Bangladesh. 33 more words


Dancing in the streets of Sylhet

NEWSPAPERS in Bangladesh are reporting that there are ‘processions of joy’ in response to Tulip Siddiq’s general election win in Hampstead and Kilburn. A parade apparently took place in Sylhet in her honour. 41 more words

Election: Hampstead And Kilburn

WikiLeaks: Awami League is not socialist, but...

“Awami League’s call for socialism is really not a call for socialism. I personally have no sympathy for socialism as I know it’s a failed system, everywhere” — Sheikh Hasina told US ambassador in Dhaka on July 10, 1991. 65 more words


WikiLeaks: Hasina wanted to improve image with US in 1991

Soon after the BNP came to power on March 20, 1991, then opposition leader in parliament Sheikh Hasina alleged that the government had been turning authoritarian. 1,402 more words


The Battle Over Secularism in Bangladesh

It’s something like Elizabeth I and Mary, Queen of Scots, vying for the throne, but the setting is contemporary Bangladesh: Sheikh Hasina Wazed and Khaleda Zia are at loggerheads, duking it out for the country’s prime ministership. 1,061 more words

Politics Not As Usual