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Chinese Embassy Official: No Money Offered to Rohingya in Bangladesh

Chinese Embassy Official: No Money Offered to Rohingya in Bangladesh By Kamran Reza Chowdhury and Sunil Barua on Mar 07, 2019 Benar News China has not offered Rohingya refugees money to repatriate to Myanmar, a Chinese Embassy attaché in Dhaka told BenarNews, after the news outlet reported that a delegation of officials from Beijing had […]

Brick kilns devouring arable lands  Moazzem Hossain, Lalmonirhat Dhaka Tribune  March 7th, 2019 Brick kiln owners are allegedly paying off farm owners so that they do not raise any objection to the damage caused to their lands ,strong>Dhaka Tribune Owners are supposed to use half portions of soil and sand to create a layer protecting […]

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The test of democracy  Mahmudur Rahman  Dhaka Tribune March 7th, 2019 Elections don’t guarantee a democracy BIGSTOCK The people speak, but are they heard? From the once one of the wealthiest nations Venezuela, to the new aspirations in the Democratic Republic of Congo, to the once thriving Nigeria, universal adult suffrage is coming under increasing […]

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Indian rights body: BSF involved in illegal, inhumane acts  Dhaka Tribune   March 7th, 2019 Indian Border Security Force (BSF) personnel keep a vigil near India-Bangladesh fencing border during a patrol ahead of India’s 70th Republic Day celebration at Lankamura village, on the outskirts of Agartala, the capital of northeastern state of Tripura on January 24, […]

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BCL announces manifesto for DUCSU elections Prothom Alo English Desk |  Mar 07, 2019 Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) on Wednesday announced its election manifesto for the upcoming Dhaka University Central Students’ Union (DUCSU) polls pledging to give a framework to make Dhaka University (DU) a fully residential university and abolish evening courses. Ruling Awami League’s […]

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Gono Forum expels Sultan Mansur Staff Correspondent . Dhaka | Prothom Alo  Mar 07, 2019        Gono Forum, a component of opposition Jatiya Oikya Front, has expelled Sultan Mansur for taking oath as member of parliament (MP) defying party decision. He has also been acquitted of the membership of the Jatiya Oikya Front’s steering committee. […]

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‘Sultan Mansur’s oath taking an act of political fraudulence’ Prothom Alo English Desk |  Mar 07, 2019 BNP on Thursday described Gono Forum MP-elect Sultan Mohammad Mansur’s oath taking violating the Jatiya Oikya Front’s decision as an act of fraudulence in politics, reports UNB. “His party (Gono Forum) has said it’ll take action against him. […]

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