Post Tagged with: "Bangladesh"

Muslim values

January 14, 2010 at 8:22 am

After the recent discussions in the press about what Muslim values actually constitute, this BBC article shows an example of a man who calls himself a ‘devout Muslim’. In contrast to other so-called Muslim leaders who incite hatred in the name of Islam, there are countless others who interpret Islam […]


Camden Council selling off council homes

September 2, 2009 at 10:42 pm

I’ve just come back from Bangladesh and I’m severely jetlagged so I’ll keep this short. Did anyone else watch Camden resident Meric Apak on the BBC earlier today? He rightfully condemned Camden council for depleting council stock. If you missed it, you can see it here.

This one’s for Baby Siddiq…

This one’s for Baby Siddiq…

July 30, 2009 at 3:32 pm

I moved to the U.K. when I was 16 so I never watched Blue Peter growing up. However my younger sister (who spent her childhood in North London) got very excited when she saw my photo with Konnie Huq and insisted that I put it on my website. My sister […]


Fourth Obama Article

November 14, 2008 at 5:55 pm

Here’s my fourth article about my Obama journey which should have been published in the Ham&High yesterday. I’ll be back in London tonight so I’ll scan all the articles which have been published in my absence. I decided to focus this article on the general feel in the US because […]

Bangladesh Seminar

Bangladesh Seminar

November 8, 2008 at 11:54 pm

I’m now in New York and I attended a seminar in the Marriot Hotel entitled ‘Election-08 and Restoring Democracy in Bangladesh’ which was organised by the America Bangladesh Community Development Initiative. My cousin Joy was the keynote speaker and he outlined his concerns about free and fair elections in Bangladesh […]