went through such hardship during the (liberation) war. Especially
the hardship of always going hungry. It hasn't ended.”
a Fifty-five year old woman of a small village in Kurigram
during a food distribution initiated by Prothom Alo
to assist people affected by a severe economic depression
in the northern districts. Hasna's husband Golam Nabi, a freedom
fighter, died only the day before.
are teachers, not investigation officers.”
Prof SYED RASHEDUL HASAN
Treasurer of Dhaka University (DU).
Not a single report of around 500 investigations conducted
by the DU administration has ever been published.
“Try to take legal action against me
if you can. You have filed cases against me before and I was
released on bail as soon as I stood before the court.”
KAWSER HUSSAIN SIDDIQUI
the leader of a militant extremist group Shahadat-e-Al Hikma
after his arrest for the third time in Rajshahi. The group
has blacklisted 31individuals as 'enemies' of the organisation.
will need your support and I will work to earn it.”
GEORGE W BUSH
after being re-elected for the second time.
is no reason to send the issue to the Security Council. It
would only make the issue more complicated and difficult to
Chinese Foreign Minister
at a press conference in Tehran opposing Washington's efforts
to have the Islamic Republic referred to the UN Security Council.
The US accuses Iran of secretly trying to develop nuclear
weapons in the guise of its civilian atomic energy programme
which Tehran insists is only to generate electricity.
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