Bangladesh is on its way to prosperity under our prime minister’s leadership
With the health of the nation at stake, it is about time the government did something about the dangerous air we breathe every day.
People head for their destinations on foot as the city saw an acute shortage of public transport due to massive gridlock centring an Awami League rally at Suhrawardy Udyan on January 10, 2017.
This process begins with a rigorous investigation into the textbook board, and taking proper action. Our children deserve nothing less.
A child marriage is a marriage contracted between a male under 21 and a female less than 18 years of age according to Section 2 of the Child Marriage Restraint Act 1929. Till now, for a legal marriage, a boy has to be of 21 years of age during the time of the marriage and a girl whose age is 18.
Launching of e-judiciary system in Bangladesh
The murder of an Awami League MP jolted Bangladesh on New Year’s eve. According to reports, five masked men entered the house of Manzurul Islam Liton after evening prayers on December 31 and shot him point-blank. He was rushed to hospital, but declared dead on arrival. Police officials said that it was a “targeted” killing.
People are disappearing from our country, and no one seems to be doing anything about it
In our wonderful land, it’s possible for people to literally disappear without triggering any alarms. Eyewitnesses often blame security forces, whereas the authority simply denies having ever taken them.
Title: Bollywood Boom; Author: Roopa Swaminathan; Publisher: Penguin; Price: Rs 399; Pages: 221
Title: Defeat is an Orphan: How Pakistan Lost the Great South Asian War; Author: Myra Macdonald; Publisher: Penguin Random House India; Pages: 328; Price: Rs 599
The story of Afghanistan -- of the war against the Soviets and of terrorism that has gripped the landlocked country ever since -- is in many ways also the story of diplomat Masood Khalili, who motivated his people and led them...
Title: The Golden Legend; Author: Nadeem Aslam; Publisher: Penguin Random House; Pages: 376; Price: Rs 599
Over the Years, a collection of 106 short articles, offers us interesting sidelights on the currents and cross- currents in the public life of India during two distinctive periods: (I) 1987 to 1991 and (II ) 2010 to the present.