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Tuesday, 20 September 2016
The United Nations Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances has warned that enforced disappearances are on the rise, and expressed deep concern and frustration for what it defined as \'a very frightening trend\'. \"We\'re seriously concerned that the nu...
Saturday, 17 September 2016
When powerful people dismiss any serious threat of damage, brushing it off with a scornful, “no harm will be done”, we are prone to simply accept their assertion. They are not too far from the truth. After all, no harm will be done to them. They can create i...
Saturday, 17 September 2016
Gas supply may remain completely or partially suspended in the north-western districts from September 15 to 20 as Gas Transmission Company Limited (GTCL) has started pigging works (pipeline cleaning) in its transmission lines. \"We’ve already started the pigging...
Monday, 12 September 2016
The Imam of the Grand Mosque in Makkah, Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais, Thursday, led millions of pilgrims gathered in Arafat in prayers after delivering the Hajj sermon. Delivering the wide-ranging sermon, Mr. Al-Sudais called on Muslim leaders to work together to solve the m...
Saturday, 10 September 2016
At least 12 people were killed and 41 injured in a boiler explosion that caused fire at a factory in Tongi, Gazipur, on Saturday morning. The incident occurred at the Tampaco factory in BSCIC industrial area, according to fire service officials. The injured people wer...
Saturday, 10 September 2016
Some 33 Bangladeshi hajj pilgrims died of various reasons in Saudi Arabia as of 8 September this year, says news agency UNB. Of them, 24 were males and nine females, according to a bulletin of the hajj management portal under the religious affairs ministry. It said 24...
Thursday, 08 September 2016
On Tuesday September 3, 2016, the Bangladeshi authorities hanged Mir Quasem Ali, one of the leaders of Bangladesh’s Jamaat-e-Islam, the third largest political party in the country. Ali was the owner of a publishing house which publishes one of the largest Banglad...
Wednesday, 07 September 2016
In the wake of a writ petition filed challenging the legality of holding their respective posts by two ministers even after the Supreme Court’s observation that they flouted the oath of office, the High Court on Tuesday wanted to know about the legal con...
Wednesday, 07 September 2016
I was very saddened to hear of the execution of Mir Quasem Ali by the Bangladeshi authorities yesterday. It is patently obvious even to an outsider like myself that the current administration is using the false flag of \'Islamic radicalism\' and the emotionally cha...
Monday, 05 September 2016
Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Sunday has said the government is taking measures to ban Jamaat-e-Islami’s student body Islami Chhatra Shibir. According to the minutes of a meeting of the parliamentary standing committee on home ministry, the minister also said...
Monday, 05 September 2016
Turkey on Sunday expressed its sorrow at the unjust execution of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami central executive committee member Mir Quasem Ali.  In a press release issued by the Turkish foreign ministry, it said “the past wounds cannot be healed with the...
Sunday, 04 September 2016
STATEMENT by Toby Cadman   Today, 3 September 2016, in proceeding to execute Mir Quasem Ali, the Bangladesh Government has again shown itself as being prepared to ignore its obligations under the various international treaties to which it is a State Party...
Saturday, 03 September 2016
(New York) – The death sentence against Mir Quasem Ali, a central executive committee member of Bangladesh’s Jamaat-e-Islami party, should be suspended with immediate effect, Human Rights Watch said today. The Supreme Court’s rejection on August 30, 20...
Friday, 02 September 2016
A Bangladeshi national was shot dead by Indian Border Security Force (BSF) along Burirhat border in Kaliganj upazila of Lalmonirhat early today. Deceased Mahibur Rahman, 38, was son of Nazu Islam of Malgara village in Lohakuchi union of the upazila, our Lalmo...
Friday, 02 September 2016
Food Minister Qamrul Islam and Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq have violated their oath of office, the Supreme Court has observed in a verdict that had convicted the two ministers of contempt of court around six months back. The apex court\'s observati...
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