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Saturday, 14 May 2016
Legend tells that in 333 BC, while wintering at Gordium, Alexander the Great disentangled an impossible knot. The prophecy told that the man to untie that knot would become king of the land. At first, Alexander the Great attempted to unbind the Gordian knot, but frustra...
Sunday, 15 May 2016
IN TERMS of international news stories per head of population, Bangladesh, a Muslim-majority country of more than 160m, is among the world’s most underreported places. But recently it has been attracting headlines for ugly reasons. First came the religiously mot...
Monday, 16 May 2016
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday lashed out at Europe's silence over the execution of a veteran Islamist leader in Bangladesh, accusing the West of "double standards." "If you are against political executions, why did you remain silent to the executio...
Tuesday, 17 May 2016
Maulana Motiur Rahman Nizami, the Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh was hanged on May 11, 2016, after midnight in Dhaka central jail. A well-known national and international Islamic leader, he was the Minister of Industry in Bangladesh from 2001-2006 and was listed am...
Wednesday, 18 May 2016
The Supreme Court on Tuesday observed that incidents of arresting people by the law enforcers in plainclothes are alarming. The apex court made the observation while hearing a long-pending appeal against High Court directives on the detention of any person un...