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The lonely path that Rama Chowdhury walked

The lonely path that Rama Chowdhury walked In memory of a freedom fighter, a birangona and a mother Rama Chowdhury Shahana Huda Jodi tor daak shune keo na ashe, tobe ekla cholo re (If no-one heeds your call – then walk alone). The indomitable Rama Chowdhury, known to many as Ekattuker Janani (Mother of ’71), had […]

The government has cleared the Delta Plan 2100 as a long-term strategy to prevent floods and soil erosion, manage rivers and wastes, and supply water throughout the century. The government will initially take 80 projects to implement at six ‘hotspots’ by 2030 at an estimated cost of $37.5 billion in the first phase of the […]

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The Election Commission has yet to make a decision on when the election will be held Syed Zakir Hossain/Dhaka Tribune The finance minister says election may be held on December 27 and the polls-time government will be formed within next 20 days Finance Minister AMA Muhith said that the national election may be held on […]

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Outgoing US ambassador Marcia Bernicat takes a selfie with prime minister Sheikh Hasina inside the newly-commissioned Bangladesh Biman’s state-of-the art aircraft Dreamliner at Hazrat Shah Jalal International Airport on Wednesday. — BSS photo Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday commissioned Bangladesh Biman’s first ever Dreamliner, a state-of-the art aircraft of US-based multinational Boeing company, asking […]

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Previous Next Bangladesh have started their SAFF Championship campaign by avenging their loss to Bhutan in Asian Cup playoff for qualifiers. Topu Barman put the hosts ahead in the third minute from a penalty they had won in their first attack at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka on Tuesday. Mahbubur Rahman Sufil extended the […]

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UN report documents genocide against Rohingya: What now? Max Pensky, Binghamton University, State University of New York and Nadia Rubaii, Binghamton University, State University of New York The United Nations has released a searing report that details Myanmar’s state violence against an ethnic and religious minority in that country known as the Rohingya. The report […]

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