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Genocide they wrote

“How many Hindus have you killed?” These chilling words came from no other person than the chief of Pakistan army for its eastern command, General Amir Abdullah Khan Niazi. “General Niazi visited my unit at Thakurgaon and Bogra,” Lt Col Aziz Ahmed Khan, a Pakistan army officer, in his deposition before an inquiry commission said. […]

Shipping Ministry turns down request to permanently shut down Sela route  The shipping minister must have been in a mood of denial when he said the oil spill would not hurt too much, because it is now becoming clearer with time that what is happening in the Sundarbans is nothing short of a major disaster. […]

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Bangladesh must ensure high-quality education, plug infrastructure deficit and establish good governance to be an Asian economic powerhouse, US Ambassador Dan W Mozena said yesterday. He also said apparel, shoes and finished leather goods, generic pharmaceuticals, and IT products are the four areas that will make the country’s economy more vibrant. “A tiger, of course, […]

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He’s the teen wolf of Wall Street. A kid from Queens has made tens of millions of dollars — by trading stocks on his lunch breaks at Stuyvesant High School, New York magazine reports in its Monday issue. Mohammed Islam is only 17 and still months away from graduating — but worth a rumored $72 […]

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By Mohamed Taha Sydney’s Muslim community say they are horrified by the cafe siege and deeply concerned about individuals using spiritual realities for their “misguided political agendas”. The UN Alliance of Civilisations’ Aftab Malik, who also works as a scholar-in-residence at the Lebanese Muslim Association in Lakemba in south-west Sydney, said he was shocked by […]

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