- August 27, 2016
Describing Narayanganj City Corporation (NCC) elections as free and fair ones, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday said the people of Narayanganj have given a befitting reply to the BNP allegation. “The BNP has been making allegations that free, fair and neutral elections are not possible during the Awami League government. But the people of
Awami League leaders have rejected BNP allegations of the Narayanganj election results being manipulated after Ivy’s victory over Shakhawat.
Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed hinted on Friday the Ashulia unrest may be instigated by influential quarters.
Some 250,000 people could potentially return to the devastated east, once home to 1.5m, and find shelter there by bricking up holes in walls and replacing shattered windows with plastic sheets
Two RMG factories in Jamgora, Ashulia have filed two separate cases with Ashulia police station against more than 200 of their workers.
The footage, obtained exclusively by the Dhaka Tribune, shows the seemingly lifeless bodies of two Santal men being dragged.
The Ache’s homeland was remade in the 1970s by the mass arrival of industrial farmers from neighbouring Brazil
Security forces across Asia were on alert on Friday ahead of the Christmas and New Year holidays, as police in Australia and Indonesia said they had foiled bomb plots and Malaysian security forces arrested suspected militants
The attack, claimed by the IS, horrified Germany, which had until now escaped the type of jihadist carnage seen in neighbouring France and Belgium
25 years ago, the Soviet Union split apart and the Cold War as the world then knew it came to an end. The collapse was set in motion six years earlier by the sweeping reforms of Mikhail Gorbachev.
Man fights with his heart, as hardly can guns liberate him from anything. Tariq Ali has been part of a group of artistes who visited refugee camps across the borders and training camps for freedom fighters in 1971. They sang to fighters patriotic songs to keep their morale high and to bring solace and smiles to the refugees. Most importantly what they did is that they kept the dream of independence alive and reached out to refugees to listen to their horror odyssey. He reveals how songs had turned into one of the greatest weapons during the Liberation War of Bangladesh…
The inauguration of the bird fair involved the release of 350 rescued birds.
Dhaka District BNP President Dr Salauddin Babu has been named in a case by the police for allegedly inciting the RMG workers’ unrest in Ashulia.
Roma’s win took them onto 38 points, four behind leaders Juventus who play AC Milan in the Italian Supercup in Doha on Friday. Napoli are third with 35, one ahead of Lazio
Revelling in history from the smallest of objects
But even more important than the technical mainstreaming into planning is the need to be much better at involving people and citizens from different walks of life in the planning process and the implementation of those plans
Women-only buses can give women the option of commuting with a feeling of safety. However, it is not enough that these provisions are made, they must be enforced
The residents of Dargahpur village in Satkhira have been concerned and elated over a fire that has been burning for 17 days.
Brazil has about 80 such groups but their existence is increasingly threatened by illegal loggers, miners and drug traffickers
With this new Republican era, is socialism making a comeback in the US?