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A Rohingya’s perspective

A Rohingya’s perspective Bangladesh’s ICC cooperation is crucial for Rohingya justice Rohingya refugees stand in an alley of Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhia on September 28, 2017. Photo: AFP Tun Khin Since August last year, the world has witnessed how hundreds of thousands of desperate Rohingyas have fled across the border into Bangladesh, bringing with […]

A senior BNP leader says the crackdown on drugs has lost public acceptance after the government let Abdur Rahman Badi MP leave Bangladesh. The ruling Awami League MP from Cox’s Bazar travelled to Saudi Arabia last Friday ‘to perform Umrah’ following huge criticism of the government for not taking action against him for his alleged […]

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Pitch-perfect budget for an election year?  Ibrahim Hossain Ovi  Published at 01:17 am June 7th, 2018  Last updated at 03:50 am June 7th, 2018 Ten years. Ten budgets in a row. And this one – four times larger than the first Awami League post-1/11 budget – is the finance minister’s most ambitious, and may be […]

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The phensedyl affair Or how I spent my Eid in Jessore Fazlur Rahman Raju Someone once told me that phensedyl was being smuggled as commonly as cows from India. I was intrigued, because of the cow comparison. A little digging revealed that it wasn’t as common as cows. Cows WERE the ones smuggling the phensedyl […]

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Bangaldesh invading Myanmar will outbreak a severe conflict in South Asia by Avinash Kumar India has very good diplomatic relation with both of the nations. Since Bangladesh is landlocked from 3 sides by India and a very small part is connected to Myanmar. This will not be easy for Bangladesh to go in all-out war without […]

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World Environment Day 2018: ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ ALAN TAYLOR      JUN 5, 2018 To view the complete report CLICK 32 PHOTOS IN FOCUS June 5 is marked by the United Nations as World Environment Day, a day set aside since 1974 to promote “worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment.” This year’s […]

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June 06, 2018 Imran H Sarker picked up by Rab Star Online Report Gonojagoron Mancha spokesperson Imran H Sarker was picked up by the members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) from Dhaka’s Shahbagh area this afternoon. Imran was picked up from Shahbagh area around 4:15pm, Maj Abdullah Al Mehedi, deputy director of Rab’s media wing, […]

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  Yaba invasion -1: Hostage to Myanmar Daily Star; Bangladesh May 12, 2018 Inam Ahmed and Shakhawat Liton       It’s called crazy medicine. Produced in Myanmar, the dangerous drug very easily crosses the border and reaches cities, towns and villages of Bangladesh through various channels — sometimes in full knowledge of law enforcers. It […]

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