Our report on Bangladesh caused some readers to argue that government efforts to combat militant Islam are belated at best, while others credited entrepreneurs for the country's turnaround

TIME's story on rebuilding Bangladesh [April 10] should be applauded for viewing the country in a global context and showcasing its success in attracting foreign investment, developing social welfare and promoting economic prosperity. But thanks for those accomplishments should go to the people of Bangladesh, not to Prime Minister Khaleda Zia or even to the leader of the opposition, Sheikh Hasina. As for the rise of the Islamic...

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