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Dominique Mosbergen

We Need To Talk About Bangladesh | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.30.2015 | World

The year was 2013, and Sheikh Hasina, prime minister of Bangladesh, had picked up the phone. She was calling Khaleda Zia, her arch-nemesis and the hea...

Indian PM Says Bangladeshi PM Fights Terror Pretty Well, For A Girl

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 06.09.2015 | World

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi is facing a tsunami of Twitter rage after a sexist remark about Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. ...

Bangladesh Premier Complains 'Mentally Sick' Migrants Are Hurting National Image

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 05.26.2015 | World

Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has unleashed a tirade of frustration and anger at the migrant crisis in the South Asian seas. Yet her outrag...

A Justice Denied as Bangladesh Prosecutes War Crimes

Ronak D. Desai | Posted 02.01.2014 | World
Ronak D. Desai

Born in bloodshed, Bangladesh seeks a justice long overdue. Regrettably, the very judicial body responsible for delivering that justice instead threatens to further deny it.

Blogger's Murder Rekindles Massive Anti-Islamist Protests

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2013 | World


Microfinance Pioneer Grameen Bank Weakened by Bangladeshi Government Meddling

Eliot Daley | Posted 08.23.2012 | World
Eliot Daley

What can be done? Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visited Dhaka in May to urge Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Foreign Minister Dipu Moni to take no actions that would undermine Grameen Bank.

India-Bangladesh: Sins of Omission & Commission

Aparna Pande | Posted 09.05.2011 | World
Aparna Pande

On June 29, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in an off-the-record meeting with various editors stated that "at least a quarter" of Bangladesh's populatio...

The Sad, Strange Sacking of Muhammad Yunus

Jake Whitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jake Whitney

On March 2, Muhammad Yunus, the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize winner, was abruptly forced from his position as managing director of Grameen Bank, the Bangladesh-based financial institution he founded thirty years ago.

Bangladesh Bans Suits To Save Power

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The prime minister of Bangladesh has ordered male government employees to stop wearing suits, jackets and ties to save electricity. Sheikh Hasina tol...