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Ali Riaz Delegates react as results of the voting are displayed during the 11th emergency special session of the UN General Assembly on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Photo: Reuters Bangladesh’s abstention in the vote on the Ukraine crisis at the United Nations’ emergency special session on March 3, 2022 deserves much more scrutiny than it […]Continue Reading
Parbattanews Special: Pakuyakhali tragedy, the day of Darkness of Chittagong Hill Tracts history is on 9 September. In this day in 1996 in Rangamati, Shanti Bahini driven by Santu Larma killed 35 innocent Bengali woodmen. 28 bodies were found near the killing spot two days after killing. Dead bodies were buried in Langdu Upazilla Council […]Continue Reading
Maher Islam [dropcap font=”arial” fontsize=”60″]I[/dropcap]t is neither uncommon nor at all surprising to see that there are protests being held regularly in Dhaka, especially in front of Bangladesh National Museum at Shahbag and National Press Club area against the rape of the Tribal woman in CHT. It is also common to see that some of […]Continue Reading
Maher Islam [dropcap font=”arial” fontsize=”60″]T[/dropcap]here are a good number of people on this God’s earth who are sensitive to religion. Needless to say, the sentiment of people of this subcontinent is quite indifferent. The example of ‘Two Nations Theory’, the partition of the Indian Subcontinent, several communal riots in different countries Continue Reading
Maher Islam: [dropcap font=”arial” fontsize=”60″]I[/dropcap]t was quite interesting to go through the write up published in Editor’s Pick section of New Age on 01 May 2018. Titled as ‘Govt must investigate CHT leader abduction case’, it was about the abduction of two women leaders of HWF. According to the write-up, ISPR has negated any role […]Continue Reading
  Maher Islam [dropcap font=”arial” fontsize=”60″]A[/dropcap]t the end of the Eid holiday, a couple was returning to their workplace by bus. On the way, the bus was stopped by some miscreants including 10 to 12 female activists of a regional political party. Then they took the young woman who was sitting beside her husband away […]Continue Reading