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Day of reckoning

As Bangladesh goes to polls again, choice is not tidy. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, a good friend to India, has been a polarising leader at home

An Injudicious Wrangle

Political attacks on Chief Justice of Bangladesh Supreme Court set a bad precedent.

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Dhaka’s war within

Warrant for Zia’s arrest should not put the brakes on dialogue in Bangladesh.

Deep divide

If the political crisis in Dhaka is not to stretch interminably, Hasina and Zia must talk.

Uneasy in Dhaka

A bitter divide between government, opposition has corroded Bangladesh’s polity.

Right to dissent

Sheikh Hasina’s government must not undercut itself by blotting out the opposition in Bangladesh.

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Being neighbourly

India needs a more generous and accommodating approach to Bangladesh.

Murder accused may be first to be extradited under pact with Bangla

Hossain is accused of murdering seven people in Narayanganj, including one councillor from his own party, Nazrul Islam.

Murder accused may be first to be extradited under pact with Bangla

The timing of his extradition depends on court orders.

A delicate calm

With independence day on March 26, the public mood is upbeat across the country. And yet there cannot be room for complacence.

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