Bangladesh Liberation War

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Name: Bangladesh Liberation War
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

New Bangladesh government faces set of challenges after elections

Dhaka, April 11 (ANI): Trustee of Bangladesh Liberation War Museum, Sarwar Ali, said on Friday that the new government is facing a set of fresh challenges and needs to toughen its stand against the religious fundamentalist forces which went on a rampage ... [Published Ani News - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Speakers for building Digital Bangladesh by 2021 stressed

(BSS) - Speakers at a function here yesterday stressed the need for building Digital Bangladesh as per vision 2021, declared by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina through turning the country a middle-income one."The government led by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina ... [Published Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Govt starts probe

The three-member inquiry committee formed by the government started on Wednesday investigation into the allegation of adulteration in the gold of crests given to foreign friends in recognition of their contribution to Bangladesh’s war of independence ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Government forms inquiry committee

The government on Monday formed a three-member inquiry committee to investigate the alleged adulteration in the gold of crests given to foreign friends in recognition of their contribution to Bangladesh’s war of independence in 1971.The committee, headed ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 2 reports

272 people in the East Khasi Hills district to vote for LS poll for the first time

Sixty-seven years after India's Independence and 40 years after Meghalaya attained statehood, a group of 272 people in East Khasi Hills district will be casting their votes for the first time in a Lok Sabha poll while their 7000 odd neighbours would ... [Published Business Standard India - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Cultural organisations observe Independence Day

Shakila Zafar performing at National Theatre Hall of BSA. Different cultural organisations and institutes observed the 44th Independence and National Day of the country on Wednesday amid much vibrancy and festivity.The special programmes, organised by ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Bangladesh investigators recommend ban on Jamaat

Dhaka, March 27Bangladesh's International Crimes Tribunal(ICT)-appointed investigators in their submissions to the prosecution recommended the ban on Jamaa-e-Islami for its role in the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War.Motiur Rahman, investigating officer, ... [Published ProKerala.com - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Bangladeshis raise flag to mark independence

THEIR country was built on blood and tears, and they will never forget.Portsmouth’s Bangladeshi community turned out in force for a flag-raising ceremony to mark their nation’s independence day.About 90 people were at the ceremony, the first held by the ... [Published Portsmouth Today - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Bangladeshi students, supporters sing in tune with home country

The voices of 75 Bangladeshi students and community members echoed in unison across an otherwise deserted Central Library mall just past midnight on Wednesday.[embedded content]Members and friends of the Bangladesh Student Organization sang their country's ... [Published Shorthorn - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

1971 was a dark year in Pakistan’s history

Our history is filled with a long list of political, social, foreign affair and economic blunders. But no event in our history manages to bring together all these blunders in one massive mould of earth-shaking revelations better than the 1971 debacle. ... [Published The Express Tribune - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Know about 1971 Bangladesh genocide, when Pak soldiers raped over 200,000 women

New Delhi: Hundreds of thousands of women were raped during the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971. These women are known as Birangonas.In Bengali, the word Birangona means “brave woman.” Because of the rape survivors, the word Birangona became synonymous ... [Published India TV - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

Play in UK tells of Bengali women raped by Pakistani army during 1971 war

LONDON: Britain is set to hear for the first time the voices of women who were systematically raped and tortured by the Pakistani army during the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War. Komola Collective, a ... ... [Published Big News Network - Mar 25 2014]

Quotes

"The government led by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina had been working relentlessly over five years to materialize the vision 2021 within the specific time as it was one of the big electoral commitments of the government" , they said
''Will you perform this play only in London?' The question came as a shock; I said - "Na Acia Apa (sister), we'll take these stories to other cities" . ''Show it to the world'' Joigun Apa murmured. Razu Bala Apa didn't say a word; she was sitting on the back seat and stretched her hand towards me...
"Original land owners had rented out their land to them in return for a share of the crops these people produce" said Ora, secretary of Shella village council
"All that I know is that we lived here even before the British set their foot in this part of the world" Sangma said

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New Bangladesh government faces set of challeng... [Published Ani News - Apr 11 2014]
Speakers for building Digital Bangladesh by 202... [Published Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha - Apr 11 2014]
Why Azam Khans of Indian Politics would never u... [Published Oneindia - Apr 10 2014]
Govt starts probe [Published New Age Bangladesh - Apr 09 2014]
Government forms inquiry committee [Published New Age Bangladesh - Apr 07 2014]
Govt initiates investigation [Published New Age Bangladesh - Apr 06 2014]
Leesa Gazi: Birangona: Will the World Listen? [Published Huffington Post UK - Mar 31 2014]
Independence memories bring little comfort to c... [Published Global Times - Mar 30 2014]
Bangladesh celebrates national day [Published Business Mirror - Mar 29 2014]
Cultural organisations observe Independence Day [Published New Age Bangladesh - Mar 28 2014]
272 people in the East Khasi Hills district to ... [Published Business Standard India - Mar 28 2014]
LS polls 2014: 272 people to vote for the first... [Published Economic Times - Mar 28 2014]
Zanala’s instrumental tribute to freedom fighters [Published Dhaka Tribune - Mar 28 2014]
Bangladesh investigators recommend ban on Jamaat [Published ProKerala.com - Mar 27 2014]
Bangladeshis raise flag to mark independence [Published Portsmouth Today - Mar 27 2014]
Bangladeshi students, supporters sing in tune w... [Published Shorthorn - Mar 27 2014]
1971 was a dark year in Pakistan’s history [Published The Express Tribune - Mar 26 2014]
Know about 1971 Bangladesh genocide, when Pak s... [Published India TV - Mar 26 2014]
War crimes evidence against Jamaat found [Published New Age Bangladesh - Mar 25 2014]
Play in UK tells of Bengali women raped by Paki... [Published Big News Network - Mar 25 2014]
Play in UK tells of Bengali women raped by Paki... [Published Times of India - Mar 25 2014]
Bangla war mortar shell found in Tripura [Published Times of India - Mar 13 2014]
Live Pakistani mortar recovers from Kasba Lake [Published NetIndia123.com - Mar 12 2014]
Bangladeshis Protest Bollywood Film ‘Gunday’ fo... [Published Global Voices Online - Feb 26 2014]
United National Liberation Front opposes death ... [Published Times of India - Feb 04 2014]
Cabinet to step up recruitment [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jan 28 2014]
Stamp on Bangladesh liberation war released [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Dec 17 2013]
Dhaka sentences UK Muslim leader, American to hang [Published Taipei Times Online - Nov 03 2013]
Death rap for top Jamaat leader in Bangladesh [Published Topnews.in - Sep 17 2013]
Dhaka gives war crimes suspect 90-year sentence [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 15 2013]
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Bangladeshis Protest Bollywood Film ‘Gunday’ fo... [Published Global Voices Online - Feb 26 2014]
A new Bollywood film, “ Gunday “, has people outraged in Bangladesh against the movie's mischaracterizing their country's 1971 war for independence.  The film begins with a scene of the 1971 India-Pakistan war and ignores the events of 1971 that led ...
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