Syed Badrul Ahsan is a Bangladeshi political analyst. His works include biographies of Bangladesh’s founder Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and its first prime minister Tajuddin Ahmad
Despite being destroyed by the Pakistan army, perhaps he would have done better as a politician if not blinded by hubris
For posterity, he remains a subcontinental giant who bestrode the global stage
The argument that had he lived longer, Pakistan would have evolved into a proper democracy is pure sophistry
South Asian stability depends on a stable relationship between India and Bangladesh
Should South Block be alarmed at Bangladesh’s increasing closeness to China?
Remembering the legendary singer on his death anniversary
The country’s economy and health resources are being overwhelmed by the pandemic
We live in a world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open, said Jawaharlal Nehru
The fates of those responsible for mass murder in East Pakistan
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman believed Bangladesh could be the Switzerland of the East. It is time to reclaim that belief
CELESTIAL HEROISM IS a bestseller, unless it is badly made. In it merges great survivor dramas and the romance of breaching the boundaries of human…
Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals
Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground
MJ Akbar is an MP and the author of, most recently, Gandhi’s Hinduism: The Struggle Against Jinnah’s IslamWhile
Ram Madhav is Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation
Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of ‘JNU: Nationalism and India’s Uncivil Wars’. Views are personal.
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