Tajuddin Ahmad

July 23, 2018
July 23, 2018

A leader ahead of his time

Tajuddin came much before his time and we are not yet ready to understand him properly.” ...

July 23, 2018
July 23, 2018

Defining Tajuddin's place in history

Tajuddin Ahmad was the one who filled a crucial void in leadership during Bangladesh's most important nine months in 1971 after Bangabandhu had been taken prisoner by the Pakistani army.

June 10, 2018
June 10, 2018

Sohel Taj speaks of conspiracy against him, his family

Tanjim Ahmad Sohel Taj makes accusation of “conspiracies to eliminate the bloodline of Tajuddin Ahmad from politics”.

July 23, 2017
July 23, 2017

Tajuddin Ahmad - The man with a golden heart

Tajuddin Ahmad took over as the finance and planning minister in Bangabandhu's first cabinet sworn in on January 11, 1972, and on the morning of January 12, I received an urgent summons from...

April 17, 2016
April 17, 2016

Historic Mujibnagar Day being observed

The historic Mujibnagar Day is being observed today marking the formation of Bangladesh's first government that led the War of Liberation in 1971.

January 26, 2016
January 26, 2016

Sohel Taj not returning to active politics

Tanjim Ahmad Sohel Taj, son of country's first prime minister Tajuddin Ahmad, has binned the rumours that he was returning to active politics.

November 3, 2015
November 3, 2015

Jail Killing Day

We join the nation in mourning the death of Syed Nazrul Islam, Tajuddin Ahmad, Captain (Rtd.) Monsur Ali and AHM Quamruzzaman, the four ...

November 3, 2015
November 3, 2015

Gory assassinations and a daunting investigation

The gory killings of four national leaders by misguided soldiers inside Dhaka Central Jail in the early hours of November 3, 1975, remain an indelible shame on the national psyche.

July 23, 2015
July 23, 2015

Portrait of a Patriot

Tajuddin Ahmad, the prime minister of the provisional government-in-exile, would have been 90 this year.