Bangabandhu’s role in promoting Bangla globally recalled

Bangabandhu's role in promoting Bangla globally recalled

Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni has recalled the leading role of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in the 1952 Bangla Language Movement, how he later announced Bangla as the official language of Bangladesh and made history at the United Nations by delivering the first Bangla speech at the world assembly.  “Following Bangabandhu’s […]

US hints at looking into Rakhine genocide; safe Rohingya repatriation: FM

US hints at looking into Rakhine genocide; safe Rohingya repatriation: FM

Bangladesh on Tuesday said there are indications that the new US administration under President Joe Biden will look into the issue of genocide of Rohingyas in the Rakhine State and hopefully will proactively take action for their safe return to Myanmar. “It’s good news. There are indications,” Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen said, adding […]

Will do everything to ensure people’s civic, democratic ri…

Will do everything to ensure people’s civic, democratic ri...

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said her government will do everything necessary to ensure the civic and democratic rights of the people. “We’ll do whatever necessary to ensure the civic and democratic rights of the people upholding the rule of law,” she said while addressing the nation marking the second anniversary of the incumbent […]

ED: After nine months of battle, a nation is born

It has been our ability to overcome the odds, however, to succeed in the face of adversity, that has dened us as a nation over the past five decades It was today, on December 16, 1971, 49 years ago today, after a nine month long brutal and bloody Liberation War, that our country emerged as […]