Home » 2018 » August » 04

Teen upsurge for road safety

The students’ frustration over inefficiency and corruption of the traffic police and the latter’s collusion with transport syndicates and their godfathers led them to take control of the traffic management in Dhaka city. PHOTO: collected C R Abrar Last week the teens of Bangladesh have written a new chapter for the annals of the democratic […]

File photo of Aung San Suu Kyi at the Asean Summit in 2017 Collected The museum authorities are thinking of replacing Suu Kyi’s photograph with photograph of a leader from Rohingya community The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is going to remove a photograph of Aung San Suu Kyi from one of its display due […]

Continue reading …

Bangladesh cricketers Shakib al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Mushfiqur Rahim, Tamim Iqbal and Mehedi Hasan Miraz were felicitated by Ektara Florida in Florida Friday Nazmun Aquib Titled “Ektara Presents Meet And Greet With The Cricket Icons”, the programme was graced by Test and T20I captain Shakib al Hasan, opener Tamim Iqbal, wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim, all-rounder Mahmudullah and youngster […]

Continue reading …

Politics sneaked into the non-political protests carried out by students with calls for safe roads, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader has said. “People think the students’ nine-point demand is logical. The government has taken steps to translate them into reality,” Quader said after a meeting at the party president’s offices in Dhanmondi on Saturday. […]

Continue reading …

Protesters run for shelter as a group of stick-wielding youths wearing helmets attacked them at Dhanmondi in Dhaka on Saturday afternoon. — New Age photo Protesters find drivers of state minister, PBI chief’s cars without valid licence, DMP chief announces Traffic Week from today School and college students, mostly teenagers, continued protests for road safety […]

Continue reading …