Nov 26 2016 Memorial, funeral set for Fidel Castro

The Cuban government declares nine days of national mourning for the death of Fidel Castro, ending when his remains are interred on December 4. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Nov 26 2016 Bringing 195 Pak soldiers to book ‘a major challenge’: Shahriar Kabir

The next “major challenge” for Bangladesh is to bring 195 Pakistani army officials to book for their involvement in genocide and crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War, says noted writer and human rights activist Shahriar Kabir. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Nov 26 2016 Myanmar neighbours should open up more: Bangladesh

Bangladesh says other countries neighbouring Myanmar should open up more to Rohingya refugees as it alone cannot cope with the problem. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Nov 26 2016 Consensus must to protect people’s voting rights: Khaleda

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia reiterates her call for talks to reach a consensus on formation of an acceptable election commission for holding the next general election in a free and fair manner. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Nov 26 2016 World reacts to death of Cuba’s Fidel Castro

World leaders pay tribute to Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United States [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Nov 26 2016 Nat’l committee calls hartal in Dhaka on Jan 26

National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports announces to observe a half-day hartal in Dhaka city on January 26 protesting Rampal power plant near the Sundarbans. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Nov 26 2016 Gaibandha Santals sue AL MP, UNO

Gaibandha Santals file a case against 33 including the local Awami League lawmaker and UNO in connection with the killing, looting, arson and illegal eviction of the indigenous community people on November 6. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Nov 26 2016 Obituary: Fidel Castro made revolutionary mark on history

The son of a wealthy landowner, Fidel Castro turned his back on a life of privilege to lead a left-wing revolution in Cuba that endured for decades and was shaped by his political cunning, keen sense of destiny and boundless ego. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Nov 26 2016 I haven’t seen Himalayas but have seen Sheikh Mujib: Castro in 1973

Embracing Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at the Non-Aligned Summit in Algiers in 1973, Fidel Castro remarked: “I have not seen the Himalayas. But I have seen Sheikh Mujib. In personality and in courage, this man is the Himalayas. I have thus had the experience of witnessing the Himalayas.” [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Nov 26 2016 Fidel Castro dies

Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United States and for five decades defied US efforts to topple him, died on Friday, his younger brother announces to the nation. He was 90. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 
 
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