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Murder, shootouts, and the slow wheels of justice

Murder, shootouts, and the slow wheels of justice  Syed Badrul Ahsan Dhaka Tribune July 4th, 2019 Extra-judicial killings show a worrying trend BIGSTOCK Nayan reaped what he sowed, but that is only the small picture The death of the notorious Nayan (he must have added the Bond name to his, a la James Bond, in […]

Dhaka, Beijing sign nine deals including Rohingya aid  Tribune Desk Dhaka Tribune July 4th, 2019 Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang meet across the table during their bilateral talks at the Great Hall of People in China on Thursday, July 4, 2019 Focus Bangla China will provide 2,500 tons of rice to […]

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Fakhrul: Judicial anarchy has gripped the country  Tribune Desk  Dhaka Tribune  July 4th, 2019 File photo of BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir Dhaka Tribune ‘The government is trying to turn the country into a failed-state by destroying its institutions’ BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Thursday alleged that the country is gripped […]

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The Daily Star  July 05, 2019 Ruling party’s unbridled students’ wing Why can’t they be reined in? It is an incontrovertible fact that most of the incidents of student clashes in the colleges and public universities in the last decade have been between BCL factions, most often with very serious outcome. In the absence of […]

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The Daiky Star , জুলাই ০৩, ২০১৯ মৃত ব্যক্তির ভোটদান ও ‘করণীয় কিছু নেই’ সমাচার প্রধান নির্বাচন কমিশনার নুরুল হুদা। ছবি: সংগৃহীত  গোলাম মোর্তোজা ‘কোথায় যাই, কার কাছে যাই’- মহাদেব সাহার জনপ্রিয় কবিতার লাইন একটু পরিবর্তন করে বলা যায় ‘কোথায় যাবে, কার কাছে যাবে’? ভরসার জায়গা কোথায়? বলছি বাংলাদেশের জনগণের কথা। বহুবিধ প্রশ্নের ৩০ ডিসেম্বরের […]

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Ershad on ‘life support’ Prothom Alo English Desk |  Jul 04, 2019 Jatiya Party chairman HM Ershad, now undergoing treatment at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Dhaka, has been placed on life support as his condition deteriorated, reports UNB. The 89-year-old former military strongman was put on life support at 4:10pm on Thursday, his […]

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Sundarbans survives ‘in danger’ status: Embassy UNB . Dhaka | Prothom Alo  Jul 05, 2019        The World Heritage Committee of UNESCO has ‘decided not to keep the Sundarbans’, the world’s largest mangrove forest, on the list of ‘World Heritage in Danger’. The decision was taken unanimously at the 43rd session of the 21-member World […]

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ই-পাসপোর্ট নিয়ে আপনাদের প্রশ্নের জবাব BBC Bangla  4 July 2019 Image caption জুলাই থেকে বাংলাদেশে ই-পাসপোর্ট ব্যবস্থা চালু হওয়ার কথা রয়েছে বাংলাদেশে জুলাই মাস থেকে ই-পাসপোর্ট ব্যবস্থা চালুর করার কথা রয়েছে। এ নিয়ে বিবিসি বাংলার প্রতিবেদন প্রকাশ করার পর পাঠকদের অনেকে আরও অনেক তথ্য জানতে চেয়েছেন। সেসব প্রশ্ন নিয়ে আমরা পাসপোর্ট অধিদপ্তরের কর্মকর্তাদের সঙ্গে যোগাযোগ […]

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The Orwell prize was wrong to choose Labour MP Tulip Siddiq as a judge   Coffee House David Bergman 4 July 2019 The winner of this year’s Orwell prize for political writing, announced last week, was a book that centres around the disappearance in Belfast of Jean McConville. McConville, a widowed mother of ten, was snatched […]

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