Do the bells toll for Rohingyas?

Mid-November has arrived and insecurity and uncertainty have descended over Rohingya refugees in Ukhia and Teknaf. The impending deadline has also elicited expressions of deep concern from UN independent experts and rights organisations. After much foot-dragging on flimsy grounds, the Burmese authorities finally approved a list of about 2,000 Rohingyas…

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The conscientious Dr Kamal Hossain

Kamal Hossain’s true achievements lie in his moral leadership in times of national crisis In 1988, when Scimitar Exploration Limited was awarded a contract by the Ershad-government for oil exploration in Haripur, Sylhet, and they failed in their exploratory work, Jubo Union convened a road-march from Dhaka to Sylhet demanding…

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