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  • 15 August 1975 Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Assassination

    BLOODBATH on road 32

    It was not dawn yet. A false dawn spread its pale light across the sky. At House 677 of Road 32 in Dhanmondi, it was time to change guards while everybody was still in deep sleep: President Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, his wife Begum Mujib, sons Sheikh Kamal, Sheikh Jamal and Sheikh Russell, daughters-in-law, and brother Sheikh Naser.

  • Feature film on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

    India has suggested to Bangladesh names of three of its top directors—Shyam Benegal, Goutam Ghosh and Kauskhik Ganguly—for jointly making a feature film on the life and works of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to mark his birth centenary in 2020 and a documentary on the Liberation War to mark 50 years of the event.

  • Khaleda Zia's Participation in National Election

    Not easy to repatriate Bangabandhu's killers

    Law Minister Anisul Huq yesterday said it is not easy for the present government to bring back the convicted fugitive killers of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to the country.

  • Tajuddin Ahmad's 93rd Birth Anniversary

    A leader ahead of his time

    Tajuddin came much before his time and we are not yet ready to understand him properly.” Professor Sardar Fazlul Karim's famous words aptly describe the key architect of Bangladesh's Liberation War. In the physical absence of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Tajuddin Ahmad was the key actor, who led the war with remarkable diplomacy to achieve freedom from the Pakistani colonial occupation.

  • 2020 to be celebrated as ‘Mujib Year’: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announces to celebrate the year of 2020 as the 'Mujib Year' across the country to mark the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

  • Bangabandhu's murial

    PM pays tributes to Bangabandhu marking 6-Point Day

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina pays tribute to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the Father of the Nation, by placing a wreath at his portrait in front of Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi in Dhaka on the occasion of the historic Six-Point Day today.

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    MARCH 22, 1971: Yahya postpones March 25 Nat'l Assembly session

    Pakistan's president Yahya Khan declared postponement of March 25 National Assembly saying it was deferred to create unity among

  • Bangabandhu’s 98th birth anniversary celebrated

    The nation celebrates the 98th birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in a befitting manner.

  • Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman 98th Birthday

    Sheikh Mujib as I found him

    Like those of my age and experience, I can bear witness to some of the major developments in the recent political and constitutional

  • Joy Bangla Concert

    An upsurge of youthful effervescence

    Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's raised index finger at the Racecourse Maidan (now Suhrawardy Udyan) on a scorching Sunday