Professor Dr Muhammed Zafar Iqbal

March 11, 2018
March 11, 2018

Attack on Zafar Iqbal: Foyzur's parents, uncle remanded

A Sylhet court places parents and an uncle of Foyzur Hasan, who attacked Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal, on remand for different terms.

March 10, 2018
March 10, 2018

Torch procession at Shahbagh protesting attack on Zafar Iqbal

Alliance for Resistance of Terrorism and Communalism stages a demonstration at Shahbagh in Dhaka in protest of the attack on renowned writer Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal.

March 8, 2018
March 8, 2018

Attack on Zafar Iqbal: Attacker’s brother held

Police arrest the brother of Foyzur, the attacker of noted author Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal, from Gazipur.

March 6, 2018
March 6, 2018

'Response to the attack on my father', writes Yeshim Iqbal

Yeshim Iqbal, the daughter of renowned author Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal, writes an emotional piece on the brutal knife attack on her father on Saturday.

March 6, 2018
March 6, 2018

It's an attack on every intellectual

The Editors' Council, an organisation of editors of the country's leading newspapers, yesterday strongly condemned the attack on renowned writer Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal.

March 5, 2018
March 5, 2018

Editors' Council concerned over attack on Zafar Iqbal

Editors' Council expresses deep concern over the attack on renowned writer Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal.

March 5, 2018
March 5, 2018

BNP blames AL for attack on Zafar Iqbal

Hitting back at the ruling party, BNP says Awami League has a close link with the attack on eminent writer Muhammed Zafar Iqbal.

March 5, 2018
March 5, 2018

Attack on Zafar Iqbal: IGP vows to bring culprits to justice

Bangladesh’s police chief Mohammad Javed Patwary has vowed to bring the assailant and perpetrators behind the attack on Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal to justice.

March 5, 2018
March 5, 2018

Attack on a voice of reason

We condemn the heinous attack on Professor Dr Muhammed Zafar Iqbal. We are horrified at the audacity of the assailant who stabbed the respected teacher and writer on Saturday. Thankfully, Dr Iqbal is out of danger at the moment, and the assailant is in custody. We hope for a proper investigation of this cowardly attack and that due punishment is meted out to the assailant, and his accomplices, if any.

March 4, 2018
March 4, 2018

Security isn’t a reality in Bangladesh: Nuhash

Security is not a reality in Bangladesh, says Nuhash Humayun, reflecting on the attack on his uncle – eminent educationist Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal.