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The spirit of 1971: December 16

The spirit of 1971: December 16

Dr Nusrat Rabbee

Wed, Dec 1 2021

This series, published in instalments, marks the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh’s independence....

ED: Jail Killing Day still haunts...

ED: Jail Killing Day still haunts...

Editorial

Wed, Nov 3 2021

The act was a blow dealt to some very foundational ideas of our nationhood

Govt approves 1,222 names of martyred...

List of 1,222 martyred intellectuals...

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 13 2020

The list, which is the first of its kind in independent Bangladesh, is likely to be announced...

Ekushey and all its forgotten...

Ekushey and all its forgotten...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Feb 19 2020

The day was a bigger chapter in our history than many realize

President Hamid, PM Hasina pay homage...

President, PM pay homage to Liberation...

Nation

Tue, Mar 26 2019

The nation is observing its 49th Independence Day

Lost details in the Ekushey...

Lost details in the Ekushey...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Feb 21 2019

February 21 holds far more significance to our history than we have been led to believe

PM for Armed Forces participation in...

PM for Armed Forces participation in...

Dhaka

Sun, Jan 13 2019

Sheikh Hasina on Sunday paid tribute to martyred members of the Armed Forces and attended office at AFD...

Arrest warrant issued for Khaleda,...

Incarcerated Khaleda wanted again

Court

Wed, Jul 11 2018

The court’s order comes in a case filed over defamatory remarks on Liberation War martyrs

Narail court rejects Khaleda’s bail...

Narail court rejects Khaleda’s bail...

Court

Tue, May 8 2018

The BNP chairperson is accused in a case filed over her “derogatory remarks” about the number of 1971...

Bangladesh set to celebrate 48th Independence...

Bangladesh set to celebrate 48th Independence...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 25 2018

The nation is ready to pay glowing tributes to the martyrs and veterans of the 1971 Liberation War

Amar Ekushey observed with solemn...

Amar Ekushey observed with solemn...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 21 2018

People from all strata of life paid homage to the Language Movement heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice...

Nation pays homage to Language Movement...

Nation pays homage to Language Movement...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 20 2018

The great Language Movement was aimed at establishing the right of the mother tongue as well as protecting...

China considers punishing those who...

China considers punishing those who...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Dec 22 2017

Xi Jinping has ushered in new legislation aimed at securing China from threats both within and outside...

Hasina, Modi honour Indian martyrs of...

Hasina, Modi honour Indian martyrs of...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Apr 8 2017

Modi says Bangladesh's decision to honour the martyred Indian soldiers has “deeply touched the people...

Family with Bangabandhu’s letter appeal...

Family with Bangabandhu’s letter appeal...

Bangladesh

Mon, Feb 6 2017

The posthumous recognition of 11 people from Jhenaidah, whose families claim they lost their lives in...

Palestinian President Abbas pays homage...

Palestinian President Abbas pays homage...

Bangladesh

Thu, Feb 2 2017

Visiting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has paid homage to the martyrs of Bangladesh’s Liberation...

Snippets of bravery from 1971 

Snippets of bravery from 1971 

Towheed Feroze

Fri, Dec 16 2016

Victory would not have been possible without the immense courage of our people

The struggle of memory  against...

The struggle of memory against...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 15 2016

What do you have plans to establish? Who will speak of you when you’re gone? Is that what irks you, that...

‘Our struggles seem not to have...

‘Our struggles seem not to have...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 15 2016

Speakers commemorating the occasion of Martyred Intellectuals Day claim that the killing of intellectuals...

Nation recalls martyred intellectuals...

Nation recalls martyred intellectuals...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 15 2016

The nation yesterday observed the Martyred Intellectuals Day across the country recalling its martyred...

Martyred Intellectuals Day

Martyred Intellectuals Day

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 15 2016

People of Bangladesh observed the Martyred Intellectual Day across the country yesterday paying rich...