Historical

‘Chose this land over my father’

By June of 1971, Pakistani forces had occupied most of Rajshahi district’s key installations and were expanding their control to remote areas through mass killings, rape and burning villages.

Blood, sweat, tears

“…Then after dark, a tentative ‘Joy Bangla’ in the back streets. Older men came out and persuaded the lads back into their homes; ‘there is still a curfew’. Then a more determined ‘Joy Bangla’. The Mukti Bahini had taken over the streets.

Of bravery, of Betiara

It was a cold winter night. Some 75 freedom fighters were deftly making their way in a quiet village called Betiara; only the whooshing sound of breeze blowing through bamboo bushes and trees and the chirping of insects were disturbing the eerie silence.

December 6, 2014
December 6, 2014

A Reticent Freedom Fighter

A Reticent Freedom Fighter

December 5, 2014
December 5, 2014

On Trial: War Crimes 1971

Approximately 53 counts of war crimes, genocide and crimes against humanity were committed by the Pakistan Army and its collaborators in 1971.

December 5, 2014
December 5, 2014

A Conversation with Dr. Nuran Nabi

A Conversation with Dr. Nuran Nabi

December 5, 2014
December 5, 2014

Pakistan must offer unconditional apology

Pakistan must offer unconditional apology

December 4, 2014
December 4, 2014

Before and After August 15: In eyes of Gen Shafiullah

Before and After August 15: In eyes of Gen Shafiullah

December 4, 2014
December 4, 2014

In Conversation with Lawrence Lifschultz

In Conversation with Lawrence Lifschultz

November 22, 2014
November 22, 2014

Guerrilla Fighter Shahzaman Part 2

Guerrilla Fighter Shahzaman Part 2

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