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Daud Haider

Bangladeshi poet, writer and journalist Daud Haider was exiled from his own country in 1974. He currently lives in Germany

His passing has orphaned us

Shankha Ghosh was the voice of our conscience

Nabo Barsho politics, and culture

Nabo Barsho is primarily ethnic culture emanating from the soil of Bengal. It is not born of the city

Bangladesh at 50, defined by ‘Bengaliness’

The pride in our 50th year of Independence trumps religion and the two-nation theory

Why we need to remember Annadashankar Ray

His writings predicted what the future of India would be

The language movement that led to freedom

The resistance against Urdu sowed the seeds for the eventual movement for independence in East Bengal