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President, PM describe 'Genocide Day'...

President, PM describe 'Genocide Day'...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 25 2018

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina issued separate messages on the eve of the "Genocide...

Bangladesh to stage one-minute blackout...

Bangladesh to stage one-minute blackout...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 25 2018

The blackout will be staged from 9pm to 9:01pm

Liberation War affairs minister: Freedom...

Liberation War affairs minister: Freedom...

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 23 2018

The incumbent government is increasing the area of opportunities for the freedom fighters, he says

Infographic: The life of Kakon

Infographic: The life of Kakon

People

Thu, Mar 22 2018

Kakon Bibi worked as a war spy for Bangladesh in 1971 and actively fought against the Pakistan army

Bir Protik Kakon Bibi dies

Bir Protik Kakon Bibi dies

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 22 2018

In 1971, Kakon Bibi was arrested and brutally tortured by Pakistani army as she worked as a war spy and...

Three sentenced to death for war crimes...

Three sentenced to death for war crimes...

Crime

Tue, Mar 13 2018

A three-member tribunal headed by the ICT Chairman Justice Md Shahinur Islam delivered the verdict on...

Verdict on four Noakhali razakars on...

Verdict on four Noakhali razakars on...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 12 2018

The three-member bench led by Justice Md Shahinur Islam on Monday fixed the date

Civil servants and politics do not...

Civil servants and politics do not...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Mar 12 2018

Memoir of a freedom fighter

Tangail tea stall owner serving free...

Tangail tea stall owner serving free...

Nation

Sun, Mar 11 2018

Even though Asar Ali faces hardships all the time, he is dedicated to his cause of serving free tea and...

Priyabhashini’s early life

Priyabhashini’s early life

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 9 2018

Even though Priyabhashini wanted to become a Rabindra Sangeet artist, she gained fame as a sculptor

‘The Biranganas are freedom fighters...

‘The Biranganas are freedom fighters...

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 9 2018

'Before being identified as Biranganas, these women were freedom fighters'

PM Sheikh Hasina pays homage to Bangabandhu...

PM Sheikh Hasina pays homage to Bangabandhu...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 7 2018

On this day in 1971, Bangabandhu through his fiery and soulful address made a clarion call to the people...

Historic March 7 to be observed on...

Historic March 7 to be observed on...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 7 2018

On this day in 1971, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman had delivered his epoch-making speech of independence...

Freedom fighter Ferdousi Priyabhashini...

Freedom fighter Ferdousi Priyabhashini...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 6 2018

She was the first woman to publicly announce herself as a Birangana, a term coined by Bangabandhu Sheikh...

Walking Museum inaugurated at Dhaka...

Walking Museum inaugurated at Dhaka...

Dhaka

Fri, Feb 16 2018

The university's Centre for Genocide Studies (CGS) organized the program at the historic Bottola premises...

'Dhaka Attack' helmer Dipankar Dipon's...

'Dhaka Attack' helmer Dipankar Dipon's...

Showtime

Wed, Jan 17 2018

The film will chronicle the 'Operation Kilo Flight,' code name for the Mukti Bahini combat aviation formation,...

2 to die for war crimes in 1971

2 to die for war crimes in 1971

Court

Wed, Jan 10 2018

The tribunal also sentenced three other convicts to imprisonment until death

PM pays homage to Bangabandhu on Homecoming...

PM pays homage to Bangabandhu on Homecoming...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 10 2018

After laying the wreaths, the prime minister stood in solemn silence for sometime as a mark of profound...

‘Abba, did they release you?’

‘Abba, did they release you?’

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 9 2018

'They (the Pakistani authorities) have caused us much pain. But we are all well now'

Kolkata to host film festival on 1971...

Kolkata to host film festival on 1971...

Showtime

Sat, Dec 30 2017

Organised by Kolkata’s Deputy High Commission of Bangladesh, the event will commence on January 5 and...

Suspected war criminal Latif wants to...

Suspected war criminal Latif wants to...

Court

Tue, Dec 26 2017

A hearing on the matter is scheduled to be held on January 17 next year