Follow Us:

Tag: Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

9 Results

  • Economic connotation

    Economic connotation

    Connectivity has been given a boost not the least because this is the fourth train that symbolises the signal of intent on either side of the territorial divide, recalling the train from East Pakistan to Sealdah station and the steamer service with the delectable chicken curry served on board ~ both modes of transport in the pre-Partition days.

    March 31, 2021
  • Does the old legal order cease when power is grabbed?

    Does the old legal order cease when power is grabbed?

    While finding fault in Kelsen's doctrine of revolutionary legality is fine and can even be lauded as a judicious exercise, rejecting it altogether may be more appropriate, argues PYSMHE WADUD

    August 27, 2020
  • After 45 years…

    After 45 years…

    He was involved too in the murder of four of the country’s top leaders inside a high-security jail on November 3 in the same year. Yet Majed’s absence from Bangladesh had been a mystery for the past 45 years, most astonishingly the fact that he had been living in Kolkata since 1997.

    April 15, 2020
  • Bangladesh executes ex-army captain who assassinated Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

    Bangladesh executes ex-army captain who assassinated Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

    Bangladesh's Supreme Court upheld the verdict in 2009 and five of the killers were executed several months later.

    April 12, 2020
  • Mujib’s centenary

    Mujib’s centenary

    The video message was distinctly addressed to the post-liberation generation (1971) and the Awami League… and not to the Bangladesh Nationalist Party, whose support base comprises those who were repatriated from Pakistan, including a few who had helmed the army in liberated Bangladesh.

    March 22, 2020
  • Modi to visit Dhaka amid tensions in ties over CAA, NRC

    Modi to visit Dhaka amid tensions in ties over CAA, NRC

    The authorities in Bangladesh are taking stringent security measures to ensure that Modi's visit passes off smoothly in the wake of protests in parts of the country over the CAA and the recent communal riots in Delhi.

    March 7, 2020
  • Mamata Banerjee wishes people of Bangladesh on country’s 49th Independence Day

    Mamata Banerjee wishes people of Bangladesh on country’s 49th Independence Day

    Washington DC declared Bangladesh’s 49th Independence Day as ‘Bangladesh Day’.

    March 26, 2019
  • Bangladesh’s ‘National Mourning Day’ observed in Agartala

    Bangladesh’s ‘National Mourning Day’ observed in Agartala

    A day-long programme was organised by the Bangladesh Assistant High Commission to mark the day. Messages of the Bangladesh President, Prime Minister and Foreign Minister were read out.

    August 15, 2018
  • ‘India, B’desh to jointly make films on 1971 war’

    ‘India, B’desh to jointly make films on 1971 war’

    India and Bangladesh will jointly produce a documentary on the 1971 War of Independence of Bangladesh, the Information and Broadcasting ministry said on Wednesday.  India will also facilitate the production of a "mega movie" by Bangladesh to mark the 100th birth anniversary of its Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 2020.  In …

    August 17, 2016