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· May, 2008

Stories about Bangladesh from May, 2008

Bangladesh: Agriculture and Technology

Bangladesh: Coping with price rise

Bangladesh: Compromised Media

Ever since Bangladesh was put under a state of emergency by an interim government supported by the military it was a testing time for Bangladesh media. The credibility of Bangladesh’s...

Bahrain: Sectarian and Xenophobic

Bangladesh: A cartoonist and the state

Bahrain: Ban on Bangladeshis

Following a tragic incident a few days ago, when a Bahraini was killed after he refused to pay a Bangladeshi mechanic the 500 fils (1.3 USD) extra he was demanding...

Bangladesh: On Devolution

Bangladesh: A visit to Vietnam

Bangladesh: Women and the headscarf

Bangladesh: On dowry

Bangladesh: Microfinance as panacea

Bangladesh: Child Labour

Bangladesh: Child labour in Dhaka

Bangladesh: Democracy and Disasters

Bangladesh: Politics and a Brown American

South Asia: Burma, the junta and a crisis

South Asia: Soaring food prices

Bangladesh: No appeals for Burma?

Bangladesh: Beauty of summer

Bangladesh: Bangla Blogs remember May Day

This week, the Bangla blog world buzzed with essays and analysis regarding May 1st, remembered the world over as International Workers’ Day or Labor Day. There was disappointment amongst many...

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