Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami

March 5, 2019
March 5, 2019

US resolution calls Bangladesh to curb Jamaat

A resolution has been introduced at the United States’ House of Representatives against Jamaat-e-Islami, the group involved in war crimes during Bangladesh’s Liberation War. It calls upon...

February 26, 2019
February 26, 2019

Jamaat men will be tried even if party changes name: Law minister

Law Minister Anisul Huq says the Jamaat-e-Islami men involved in the 1971 crimes against humanity will be put on trial even if the party is reformed under any other name.

February 21, 2019
February 21, 2019

Jamaat should apologise for '71 role

BNP standing committee member Nazrul Islam Khan yesterday said Jamaat-e-Islami should apologise to the nation for its anti-liberation role in the 1971 Liberation war.

February 16, 2019
February 16, 2019

Jamaat expels its central leader

Amid the rift between the party’s senior and old leaderships, Jamaat-e-Islami expels a member of the party’s majlish-e-shura, Majibur Rahman Monju, also former president of Islami Chhatra Shibir,...

February 16, 2019
February 16, 2019

War crimes trial to continue even if Jamaat seeks mercy: Quader

Road, Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says that the war crimes trial will continue even if Jamaat-e-Islami seeks apology for its crimes against humanity during the Liberation War of...

February 16, 2019
February 16, 2019

For survival, it must apologise for 1971 role

Different politicians and analysts said Jamaat should apologise to the nation as advised by Abdur Razzaq who resigned from the party yesterday.

February 11, 2019
February 11, 2019

Will push again for Jamaat's war crime trial: law minister

Law Minister Anisul Huq yesterday told parliament that the government will settle the issue of trying Jamaat-e-Islami as a political party for its involvement in crimes against humanity, through a...

January 13, 2019
January 13, 2019

Info minister thanks Dr Kamal for realising his 'mistake'

Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud thanks Dr Kamal Hossain for realising the mistake that Jatiya Oikyafront had made by incorporating Jamaat-e-Islami in the recent 11th parliamentary election.

January 13, 2019
January 13, 2019

Taking Jamaat men along to polls a mistake

Jatiya Oikyafront Convener Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday said it was a mistake on the part of his party Gonoforum to have joined the December 30 polls with Jamaat-e-Islami leaders contesting under the...

December 26, 2018
December 26, 2018

BNP candidate, wife for Jhenidah-3 arrested

BNP candidate for Jhenidah-3 Motiur Rahman and his wife are arrested in Rayerbazar area of Dhaka on charge of carrying out subversive activities.