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BNP wants treason case against Muktadir withdrawn

The BNP leader made the demand in a statement sent to the media on Friday BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has urged the government to withdraw the sedition case filed against Khandakar Muktadir Hossain, a member of the party chief’s advisory council. The BNP leader made the demand in a statement sent to […]

Bangladesh’s Balance of Payment or BoP has skyrocketed after the end of the first quarter of the fiscal 2017-18.  According to the central bank’s latest figures, it clocked $3.31 billion in the four months from July to October, marking a staggering 124 percent rise from the $1.48 billion in the entire previous fiscal year. Compared […]

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WHILE for Bangladesh, the Rohingya influx began back in 1978, for the Rohingyas, it started in the early 17th and 18th centuries and turned shoddier after 1940. Myanmar has kept back this quandary alive for decades and Bangladesh had no option than to face it because of its geographical location. Despite that, Bangladesh could not […]

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DESPERATE JOURNEY GETTY IMAGES Behind the most haunting images of the Rohingya exodus Photographs and text by Kevin Frayer The boats usually arrive at night because it’s safer in the dark. Occasionally they come during the day, when a situation is urgent enough to risk fire from Myanmar border guards, or a window for safe passage […]

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