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    1. Victims of brutality: Women in Bangladesh

      United Nation has titled “Women and men united to end violence against women and girls” the theme for International women’s day 2009.  International women’s day was started as a political event and blended in the culture in many countries of the world. Only 24 women have been elected heads of state or government in this [...]
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    2. Anti-Radical, Pro-Peace Muslim Journalist Savaged in Broad Daylight

      Dhaka, Bangladesh—At 10am today, local time, internationally-acclaimed journalist Salah Uddin Shoaib Choudhury, was attacked as he was working in the office of his newspaper, Weekly Blitz, by “a gang of thugs” claiming to be from Bangladesh’s ruling Awami League.  I spoke by telephone with Choudhury as he awaited medical treatment for eye, neck, and other [...]
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    3. Bangladesh: Hindu retired Headmaster -Adhir Chandra Das shot dead

        Adhir Chandra Das - Minority belongs to Hindu retired Headmaster shot dead at Habiganj district in Bangladesh on 19th Feb, 2009. (The Bangladesh Observer dated February 09) HABIGANJ, FEB, 19:  A retired primary school headmaster was shot dead by miscreants at Ratanpur village in Sadar Upazilla early Thursday, reports UNB. The deceased was identified as Adhir Chandra Das (57), of the same village. Recently he went on retirement as [...]
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    4. Al Qaeda's paramilitary 'Shadow Army'

      Al Qaeda has reorganized its notorious paramilitary formations that were devastated during the US invasion of Afghanistan in 2001 and 2002. Al Qaeda has reestablished the predominantly Arab and Asian paramilitary formation that was formerly known as Brigade 055 into a larger, more effective fighting unit known as the Lashkar al Zil, or Shadow ...
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    5. College Renovation Funds-- And Religious Exclusion Question-- Back In Stimulus Bill

      There has been a good deal of rhetoric and confusion over provisions in the stimulus bill permitting states to use certain funds for higher education renovation projects-- and the concomitant ban on funding for buildings used for religious purposes. (See prior posting.) As pointed out by the Joint Explanatory Statement from the Conference Committee [at pg. H1438], both the House and Senate versions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act ...
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    6. Stimulus Bill Drafters Recognize Religious Objections To Electronic Health Records

      A portion of the stimulus bill, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, that President Obama will sign tomorrow provides funding to computerize health records across the country. Title XIII, known as the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act ("HITECH Act") provides in Sec. 3001 the goal that there be an electronic health record for each person in the United States by the year 2014. (Full ...
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    7. Mild Form of Islamic Law To Control Part of Pakistan's North West Frontier Province

      Yesterday's London Guardian reports that in Pakistan, the government will announce today an arrangement under which a mild form of Islamic law will be imposed in the Malakand region of the North West Frontier Province. Taliban insurgents, who control much of the nearby Swat Valley, support a system of speedy Islamic justice and have imposed rigid Wahabi Islamic rule in portions under their control. (See prior posting.) Under the ...
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    8. A day of dream, an absolute agenda for a Nation: Bangladesh

      By William Gomes “Be aware of Bangladesh” this is how the Honkong based magazine “The Economic Review” titled on Bangladesh. This is the same Bangladesh which comes out of sacrificial 9 months long of liberation war against the Islamic fascist and brutal Junta of Pakistan in 1971. The new born nation was inspired by fully [...]
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