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Putting record straight

Dawn 27 Jan 2023
Syed showed ... Why did the year 1971 spell the end of the jute industry in Bangladesh? It is a relevant question on all counts. As regards the contention that Yahya Khan had refused to hand over power to the majority party of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman; here is what Yahya said in his deposition before the Hamoodur Rahman Commission ... Karachi ... .

Desperate to be a CEO? Here's the worst job in global energy

Independent online (SA) 27 Jan 2023
If anything, the country may lose power for as long as half a day during the southern hemisphere winter, from June to August ... From India to Brazil and from Nigeria to Bangladesh, power shortages are becoming more common ... Five years ago, the power shortage was typically about one gigawatt, requiring just one hour a day of so-called load-shedding.

'Greater Tipraland': With Tripura assembly elections in 2023, a lookback at the demand for the state

Indian Express 27 Jan 2023
Another wave of Bengali migrants took refuge in Tripura during the liberation war of Bangladesh in 1971 ... When Sheikh Hasina-led Awami League came to power in Bangladesh in 1996, the state government and the centre started coordinating closely with the neighbouring nation to destroy the cross-border infrastructure of the insurgents ... .

How the Constitutions of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh were drafted

Indian Express 26 Jan 2023
Their biggest concern was the distribution of power, with both arguing that the document favoured West Pakistan, and particularly the state of Punjab ... These concerns over power imbalances would ultimately doom the 1956 Constitution, and eventually facilitate the formation of Bangladesh.

How Team India won the 1971 war

Indian Express 26 Jan 2023
After a thousand years, India won a strategic victory in 1971, dismembering Pakistan and creating a new nation, Bangladesh. It was a famous victory achieved through people\u2019s power ... Swaran Singh as foreign minister ensured the world\u2019s support for our liberation of Bangladesh.

This Day in History — January 25

Jamaica Observer 25 Jan 2023
Today is the 25th day of 2023. There are 340 days left in the year. TODAY'S HGHLIGHT. 1949. The first Emmy Awards are presented; only six categories are recognised and nominated shows are limited to those that air in the Los Angeles area ... 1945 ... 1961 ... Sheik Mujibur Rahman abolishes parliamentary rule in Bangladesh and assumes absolute powers as president ... .

New natural gas reserve discovered in Bangladesh

Xinhua 24 Jan 2023
24 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh has discovered a new natural gas reserve in the southern part of the country with the possibility of a significant amount of fossil fuel in the new structure. The gas structure in Bhola district has been discovered by the state-run Bangladesh Petroleum Exploration and Production Company Limited (BAPEX).

JAVIER BLAS: CEO wanted: Willingness to be scapegoat and/or punching bag essential

Business Day 23 Jan 2023
If anything, the country may lose power for as long as half a day ... From India to Brazil and from Nigeria to Bangladesh, power shortages are becoming more common...

Pakistan has no money to hold elections? 10 worrisome economic indicators

Live Mint 23 Jan 2023
Pakistan's economy has been on a downward spiral for last few months with multiple indicators clearly suggesting that the country is battling its worst nightmare since 1971, when the country lost a war against India and partitioned from Bangladesh.

‘They beat me with sticks’: Bangladesh opposition reels under crackdown as thousands arrested

The Observer 22 Jan 2023
The ordeal endured by Kishore, Ahmed and countless activists, writers, artists, opposition politicians and lawyers since Hasina came to power in 2009 has formed the basis of the anti-government protest movement that is swelling in Bangladesh’s biggest cities.

It's good to get more neighbourly

The Economic Times 22 Jan 2023
The possibility of using Indian power infrastructure ...

Establishment has authority but civilian govts get blame for crises: Imran Khan

The News International 21 Jan 2023
Khan was ousted from power through a vote of no-confidence in the National Assembly in April last year ... The PTI chairman said the ruling alliance, Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM), after coming to power, had quashed all cases registered against its leaders ... Imran Khan said, “Notorious dacoits were brought to power under a conspiracy.

Bangladesh’s largest solar plant goes online

PV Magazine 20 Jan 2023
India's Rays Power Infra has switched on a 275 MW solar plant in Bangladesh ... Rajasthan-based Rays Power Infra has switched on a 275 MW DC solar project in Sundarganj, Bangladesh ... The company is now focusing on establishing more such power plants in Bangladesh and other countries.

Is this really India’s moment in the world?

Hindustan Times 20 Jan 2023
The dominant global powers are China and the United States (US) ... India has proven relatively resilient, especially in comparison to Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Myanmar ... Apart from its sheer bulk, what are the tools that India can deploy as a global power? Its margin for investment at home is slim enough, let alone abroad.

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