Tag: Bangladesh High Court

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  • Comeuppance in Dhaka

    Comeuppance in Dhaka

    The sentence for the brutal and barbaric mutiny in the Bangladesh Rifles in 2009 has been as severe as it could be. The fact that this paramilitary force was in the immediate aftermath renamed as Bangladesh Border Guards may not be wholly unrelated to the horrendous revolt against the induction of military personnel into a …

    November 30, 2017
  • Verdict in Dhaka

    Verdict in Dhaka

    We do not know whether it is a “confidence-building measure”, a rather deceptive term in South Asian diplomacy. But days before Sheikh Hasina’s visit to India, it is fairly palpable that the Bangladesh government has ramped up the pressure on Islamist fundamentalists. This is borne out by the continuing anti-militant operation being coordinated ~ however …

    April 3, 2017