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Supporters of Ivy, Shamim Osman fight a fierce battle in Narayanganj

Supporters of Ivy, Shamim Osman fight a fierce battle in Narayanganj Narayanganj Correspondent,  bdnews24.com Published: 2018-01-16 Narayanganj’s Chashara has turned into a battlefield as supporters of Mayor Selina Hayat Ivy and AKM Shamim Osman MP are fighting over the eviction of hawkers from pavements. At one stage of the running battle, Ivy’s supporters formed a human shield […]

File photo of Sultana KamalMahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune At least 800 women were raped in 2017 Advocate, human rights activist and former caretaker government advisor Sultana Kamal said that although Bangladesh has improved in many areas, it is falling behind in addressing human rights issues. “Violations of human rights now occur so frequently that they […]

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Outgoing CPA Chairman Rear Admiral M Khaled Iqbal Dhaka Tribune Criticism has also been hurled at the ports in South Africa and Morocco that are being visited. Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) Chairman Rear Admiral M Khaled Iqbal on Sunday embarked on an overseas tour for gaining experience on port operations. It is entirely normal behaviour from […]

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Walkable places don’t rely on footpaths alone. Walking becomes an attractive urban experience when footpaths offer views of monuments, historic and inspiring buildings, engaging shops, green and water, and dynamic public places. Image courtesy: Bengal Institute of Architecture Adnan Morshed I have been walking around Dhaka, kind of randomly, for the past few months. It […]

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Shakib Al Hasan with Pranab Mukherjee. Photo: collected from Shakib Al Hasan’s facebook. Star Online Report Bangladesh’s ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan met former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, who is on a visit to Bangladesh and the cricketer posted a photo of their meeting on his facebook. Shakib gifted the former India President a Bangladesh […]

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