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Death warrant read out to Kamaruzzaman

The jail authorities read out the death warrant to Jamaat’s senior assistant secretary general Mohammad Kamaruzzaman this afternoon, reports agency. “I received the death warrant around 1.13pm and read it out to Mohammad Kamaruzzaman around 2 this afternoon,” Senior Jail ...

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Mamata in Dhaka

She  kicks off her much-waited tour Mamata Banerjee has arrived in Dhaka on her first visit since she became chief minister of West Bengal in May 2011, reports agency.  An ‘Air India’ plane carrying her entourage that includes ministers, eminent ...

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Kamaruzzaman to die for 1971 crimes

A tribunal in Dhaka today issued an execution of death warrant against Jamaat-e-Islami leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman in a war crimes case,reports news agency.    The International Crimes Tribunal-2 issued the warrant after receiving the full text of the Supreme Court verdict ...

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Warning to Daily Star

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today warned of actions against the country’s English daily, The Daily Star, for what she said patronising banned militant organisation Hizb-ut Tahrir by publishing its poster, reports news agency. “Action will be taken against those who ...

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Subhan to hang for crimes aganist humanity

A tribunal in Dhaka today handed death penalty to Jamaat-e-Islami leader Abdus Subhan on three charges for committing crimes against humanity during the Liberation War in 1971,reports news agency.   The 79-year-old Jamaat nayeb-e-ameer was also sentenced to imprisonment until death ...

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