Partha Pratim Bhattacharjee | The Daily Star
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  • Grassroots Units: AL chief riled by inclusion of tainted faces

    Awami League President Sheikh Hasina yesterday expressed disappointment after seeing several names of “wrongdoers and infiltrators” were proposed for inclusion in the district, city and upazila committees of the party.
  • AL decides to come out of Covid hiatus

    After a lull of organisational activities for about five months amid the Covid-19 outbreak, the ruling Awami League has decided to revive the activities on a limited scale following health safety guidelines.
  • Rabindranath Tagore’s 79th Death Anniversary: A Chronicle of Tagore’s Final Moments

    “All people must die. The human body must come to an end in one way or another; if mine ends following its natural course, where’s the harm in it? What’s the point of tearing it to shreds? It is better to return this body intact to Him.”
  • A fraudster in myriad guises

    “He is a man of dangerous fraudulent nature.” This is how a home ministry letter back in 2016 described Mohammad Shahed, a person with many “identities”.
  • Covid-19 Red Zones: Strict rules for stay at home

    Facing setbacks in its plan to enforce containment zones in four districts from yesterday, the government is now working to impose a total lockdown in areas that will be marked red and partially in the ones marked yellow in a day or two.