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On 2 December 2014, David Bergman, a Bangladesh-based British journalist, was convicted of 'contempt of court' for questioning the government's death toll count of the 1971 war. The judges at the International Crimes Tribunal – a domestic war crimes tribunal in Bangladesh – ruled that a blog written by him in 2011 was unprofessional and had “hurt the feelings of the nation”.

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  • Gorkhaland and beyond

    Tanka Prasad Chettri, 21 December 2014

    Well summarised. Formation of Gorkhaland state under article 3 (c) of Indian constitution is also very important,if Indian government really want to ...

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  • Gorkhaland and beyond

    Devasish Rai, 17 December 2014

    This article is very informative and edifying narrative on the Sociopolitical issues on the ongoing Gorkhaland Movement a separate state movement in ...

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  • In search of a different truth

    Lina@Word, 12 December 2014

    great piece; lots of mysterious things explained; loved Hethake toke maniachhena re, ikkebare maniacchena re