· October, 2010

Stories about Bangladesh from October, 2010

Bangladesh: Land Grab And Protests

  25 October 2010

In Rupganj, Bangladesh land-owners protested acquiring of land for an army housing project and they clashed with the security forces leaving 50 people injured and one dead. Bloggers react angrily.

Bangladesh: Qubee Or Banglalion?

  22 October 2010

CasCade at Youth Thinkers blog compiles the discussions in the forums and blogs about which Wimax broadband internet service is the best in Bangladesh.

Bangladesh: On Secularism

  22 October 2010

“Being a secular state should be a unique nationalist stand point of Bangladesh,” opines Nayeem Hossain at E-Bangladesh.

Bangladesh: September On The Jessore Road

  10 October 2010

Bangladesh Unlocked pays tribute to “September On The Jessore Road“, a poem written by the famous US poet Allen Ginsberg depicting the plights of the refugees and the Bangladesh freedom struggle in 1971.

Bangladesh: Increase In Cost Of Living

  9 October 2010

An Ordinary Citizen wonders whether the Bangladesh government should “take necessary steps to keep the inflation controlled and to reduce the cost of living” to avoid loss of faith among common citizens.

Bangladesh: Power Generation Options

  8 October 2010

Zahid Hussain at End Poverty In South Asia blog discusses the dilemma in the demand pressured Bangladesh power sector – whether the users will opt pricey dependable power supply or low cost unreliable energy.

Bangladesh: Billion Dollar Projects And Vested Interests

  4 October 2010

Bangladeshi blogger Sultan Mohammed Zakaria appeals to the government to quickly implement the promised billion dollar projects to free the capital Dhaka from traffic congestion by stopping the vested interests from messing with corruption and nepotism.

Bangladesh: Vanishing Identity

  3 October 2010

“Indigenous peoples have become the most marginalized and vulnerable group in the country of Bangladesh in its thirty eight years of independence,” informs photojournalist and photo-blogger Monirul Alam. He has started a project which involves a visual and narrative documentation of the Indigenous people expressing their daily life, their cultural...

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