Look down!

February 27, 2013

Bangladesh is a pretty small country, about the same size as Tunisia, Nepal or Greece. But it is home to over 160 million people, nearly four times the three of them combined. That makes it the most densely populated country in the world, save a few tiny islands and...

Dhaka after the verdict

February 9, 2013

Dhaka is no stranger to political protests. Not sure how many hartals (an Indian-born term for politically motivated strikes) the city sees on an average month, but it’s quite a few. Whenever there is a disagreement, parties (especially those in the opposition) are more than happy to call for...