The prime minister’s son has defended the government sacking Grameen Bank managing director Muhammad Yunus over ‘unapproved’ reappointment. In an email obtained by bdnews24.com, Sajeeb A Wazed, who also advises Sheikh Hasina, made available some facts from the government side. The Bangladesh Bank last week ordered the removal of Yunus as Grameen Bank head, saying […]Read more "Massive Yunus fraud: Sajeeb"
I was officially welcomed in Norway by the Mayor of Drobak city Thore Vestby, who gave me a painting of Drobak and a mug as mementoes of the occasion. The more I spent time with him, the more I realized that Bangladesh desperately needs a people-friendly and honest politician like him to make the country […]Read more "My experience of Norway"
Khaleda Zia was born to Iskandar Majumder, a businessman, and Taiyaba Majumder at Dinajpur in 1945. Third among three sisters and two brothers, she passed the matriculation examinations in 1960 from the Dinajpur Government School and got enrolled in the Surendranath College, Dinajpur The same year, she got married to Ziaur Rahman of Bogra, then […]Read more "Khaleda Zia"
SHEIKH HASINA, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, was born on 28 September, 1947 at Tungipara under Gopalganj district. She is the eldest of five children of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the founder of independent Bangladesh. She graduated from the University of Dhaka in 1973. She was elected Vice President of the […]Read more "Honourable Prime Minister of Bangladesh"
Awaiting reader response. LEAVE COMMENT Name: Email: Comment: Comment Policy A parliamentary panel yesterday decided to probe the violence involving some army personnel and students on Dhaka University campus in August 2007. The standing committee on the education ministry took the decision at a meeting presided by its Chairman Rashed Khan Menon. It asked the […]Read more "JS body to probe DU unrest during emergency Asks for all probe reports, documents; may summon intelligence officials"
Noted artist Shishir Bhattacharjee has achieved nationwide popularity as a cartoonist. His cartoons published in the Bangla daily the Prothom Alo satire the contemporary society, especially the political canvass. Shishir loves his dual identities as an artist and cartoonist, considering both of the mediums as his own creations. The idea of drawing caricatures came into […]Read more "Shishir Bhattcharjee: Caricaturing society"