Feb 22 2013 4 killed, 1000 hurt in clashes across country

At least four people were killed and around 1,000 inured, many of them with bullets, when Jamaat and Shibir activists clashed with police and ruling party men in the capital and elsewhere in the country after Juma prayers on Friday. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Feb 22 2013 Demonstrators back in Shahbagh

As Jamaat-Shibir and their sympathizers’ activists unleashed a reign of terror targeting the Shahbagh movement, the youths in their thousands returned to the Projonmo Chattar on Friday as a bold response that they can not be tamed by violence. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Feb 22 2013 Hartal Sunday

Several like-minded Islamist parties have called a nationwide dawn-to-dusk hartal for Sunday protesting what they said attack on demonstrators demanding punishment to Shahbagh top bloggers. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Feb 22 2013 Prof Mosharraf passes away

Prof Mosharraf Hossain, noted economist and a plan panel member of the Mujibnagar Government, passed away early Friday. He was 83. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Feb 22 2013 Banning Jamaat matter of time: Qamrul

State Minister for Law Qamrul Islam said on Friday banning the politics of Jamaat-e-Islami was merely a matter of time and the government would take necessary steps on appropriate time. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Feb 22 2013 Daily Star site hacked

Unidentified hackers broke into The Daily Star website, uploading puzzling headlines in favour of Jamaat-e-Islami. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Feb 22 2013 On-duty cop killed in city

Body of an on-duty policeman was found near AGB colony in the capital early on Friday hours after he went missing from Shahbagh intersection. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Feb 22 2013 Pistorius granted bail

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius, who faces murder charges over the fatal shooting of his girlfriend, has been granted bail after a four-day hearing. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Feb 22 2013 Google unveils touchscreen laptop

Google has unveiled its first touchscreen-enabled laptop. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 

Feb 22 2013 Indian home minister visits Hyderabad blast site

India’s Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has visited the sites of two blasts in the city of Hyderabad in which he said 14 people were killed. [Read More]

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Source: The Daily Star

 
 
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