- October 16, 2017
In order to bring the history of old Dhaka Central Jail into the public domain, the authorities are turning it into Bangabandhu National Museum who once was kept here as a political prisoner. He spent several years in this jail during the 60s. On November 3, 1975, by a group of unruly soldiers, the brutal killing of four national leaders – Syed Nazrul Islam, Tajuddin Ahmed, M Mansoor Ali and AHM Quamruzzaman – took place here also. The museum is to showcase different daily essentials of Bangabandhu and the four national leaders.
The ruling Awami League has brought 42 amendments to its party constitution introducing three new provisions. The changes were approved in its 20th national council held at Suhrawardy Udyan on October 22-23
The Forest Department recently launched projects to introduce different livelihood opportunities in areas close to forests
The tournament will conclude on Saturday with the final between Gemcon and Bando while Comfit will compete against ITHS for the third-place match
The five mountaineers began their Mt Elbrus expedition from the Caucasus region on September 10
From 171/1, Bangladesh were all out for 220, losing their last nine wickets for the addition of only 49 runs during the opening day’s play
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Reuters interviewed three of the women in person and five by telephone, and spoke to human rights groups and community leaders
Hollywood actor Morgan Freeman narrated an election ad for Hillary Clinton with his majestic voice that aims to convince swing states to flock to Hillary.
The national council of Awami League held on October 22 and 23 last constituted its new presidium.
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Aminul Islam, who was shot in the forehead, was taken to an unknown place by his fellows
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