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Taslima Nasrin attacks ‘cancer’ of censorship in Indian society

After the cancellation of Salman Rushdie’s festival appearance, Taslima Nasrin attacks the growing ‘appetite for censorship’ in India which has prevented her own book launch. The writer Taslima Nasrin has hit out at a “growing cancer” afflicting Indian society, identifying a increasing “appetite for censorship” after the second high profile literary event in less than […]

  Dhaka, Feb 11 (bdnews24.com) — The BNP has asked the government about the income sources of the Malaysian companies who are to fund the construction of the Padma bridge. “People must be informed about the income source of those construction firms that are going to finance the project. We want to whether the money […]

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Dhaka, Feb 11 (bdnews24.com) — BNP leader Moudud Ahmed on Saturday demanded that home minister Shahara Khatun step down saying she has no moral right to hang on to the office after the murder of the journalist couple. “Law and order situation is worsening every day due to the killings carried out by criminals backed […]

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Dhaka, Feb 11 (bdnews24.com)— Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday ordered the home ministry and police to launch a full investigation into the deaths of a well-known journalist couple and catch the guilty. Hasina also offered her condolences to the family of the deceased, Mahbubul Hoque Shakil, the prime minister’s special assistant (media), told bdnews24.com […]

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Dhaka, Feb 11 (bdnews24.com ) — Home minister Shahara Khatun has ordered law enforcement agencies to step on the gas and arrest those responsible for murdering the journalist couple Golam Mustofa Sarowar (known as Sagar Sarowar) and Meherun Runi. “The law enforcers have been ordered to search out the killers within 48 hours and arrest […]

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