Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Knowing Bangabandhu

On 15 August, we mourn the loss of our founding father and charismatic leader Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. For most of us, he remains a figure larger than life we were not fortunate enough to...

August 16, 2017
August 16, 2017

The fugitive killers of Bangabandhu

We have been hearing that diplomatic efforts are ongoing to bring back the fugitive killers of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. But we still have not been able to bring them back. Why this delay?...

August 16, 2017
August 16, 2017

Nation Mourns: In tears, in prayers

Yesterday, the road that leads to the residence of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on Dhanmondi-32 was dotted with posters

August 15, 2016
August 15, 2016

Shame darker than the night

It was around 3:00am of August 15, 1975. Preparations for carrying out a barbaric assassination were almost done. ...

June 23, 2016
June 23, 2016

AL turns 67 today

The Awami League, one of the oldest political parties in South Asia, turns 67 today.

June 1, 2016
June 1, 2016

Dinajpur court orders arrest for Tarique

A Dinajpur court issues arrest warrant against BNP Senior Vice-chairman Tarique Rahman in a case filed for his derogatory remarks against Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in...

March 25, 2016
March 25, 2016

'I have no way of going anywhere'

March 23, 1971 was an extraordinary day. ...

March 7, 2016
March 7, 2016

PM pays tributes to Bangabandhu marking March 7

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina pays homage to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by placing wreaths at the portrait of the great leader marking the historic 7th March.

February 15, 2016
February 15, 2016

Mohiuddin declares Latif persona non grata in Ctg over doctoring Bangabandhu's photo

Ruling party lawmaker MA Latif is declared persona non grata in Chittagong for distorting the image of father of the nation Bangabadhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

December 16, 2015
December 16, 2015

Thousands join AL's V-Day March

Thousands of people from all strata take part in the colourful Victory Day march organised by Awami League in the capital marking the 45th Victory Day.

December 16, 2015
December 16, 2015

After 1971 defeat, Bhutto dreamt of confederation

Even before the bloods of 30 million Bangalis had dried, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, the villain behind the breakup of Pakistan and the political mastermind of genocide in 1971, had expressed an audacious...