“Divisions are Heart-rending”

November 26, 2017 bdjournal24.net report Bangladesh’s Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu says political partisanship in the professional bodies affect democratic values of a society. “There may be...

Effort to turn non-freedom fighters to freedom fighters

Rozina Islam | Update: 20:16, Nov 07, 2017 Seventy people from Dhaka’s Dohar area, who did not fight for the country’s independence in 1971, have...

‘Myanmar won’t resolve Rohingya crisis if int’l pressure recedes’

Interview Raheed Ejaz and Rozina Islam | Update: 21:56, Oct 27, 2017 Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan has said the Myanmar authorities would not ultimately resolve the...

From gallows to politics

Rozina Islam | Update: 12:07, Sep 24, 2017 | Print Edition Orders to hang Juba League leader Aslam Fakir, convicted for murder, were suspended at...

Random registration of freedom fighters

Rozina Islam | Update: 10:41, Sep 20, 2017 The government move to verify and register freedom fighters, is likely to face a setback as the...

Govt caught unawares by Rohingya exodus

Mizanur Rahman Khan and Rozina Islam | Update: 18:06, Sep 17, 2017   The government had no prior information about the Rohingya exodus into Bangladesh following...

Rice price spirals out of control

Rozina Islam | Update: 16:04, Sep 13, 2017 | Print Edition Rice prices have spiralled out of control, following a drastic fall in the country’s...

Bangladesh wants Rohingya ‘safe zone’ in Myanmar

Rozina Islam | Update: 13:54, Sep 08, 2017 Bangladesh has made two proposals regarding a resolution to the Rohingya crisis. The first is for Myanmar to...

MPs, peons among 924 to perform hajj at govt expense

Rozina Islam | Update: 00:06, Aug 20, 2017 | Print Edition Some 942 people are going to Saudi Arabia to perform hajj and to take care of pilgrims at government...

Property, money of drug dealers to be confiscated

Rozina Islam | Update: 16:44, Aug 07, 2017 Property and wealth of drug dealers will be confiscated as per draft of a revised narcotics control law. The government recently...