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Bangabandhu’s homecoming day: “A journey from Darkness to Light”

Liberty was in the air. The chant of “Joy Bangla”, in bold voices, reverberated at Tejgaon old airport and its surrounding areas on a chilly afternoon of January 10, 1972. Minutes after the daybreak, emotion choked tens of thousands of newly freed Bangalees of his Bangladesh gathered there, even after knowing that the Father of the ...

16 December Victory Day: Minds Without Fear, Heads Held High

Today is National Victory Day. The 46th anniversary of victory earned through sacrifice of enormous bloodshed. The day of emergence of Bangladesh as an independent sovereign state to this world. After a long 9 month of armed struggle, sacrificing a lot of lives and huge bloodshed, valiant Bengalis claimed the victory on this very day. After opp...

Our Deepest Tribute to The Brightest Minds of Our Soil

14 December, the Martyred Intellectuals’ day. The day we lost the best children of the soil. The most grieved day of the Bangali nation. On this day on 1971, when the final victory of the War of Liberation was sure to happen, at that very moment the attacking Pakistani forces and their collaborators – the Razakars, Al Badr, Al Shams ...

How LNG Will Change Energy Scenario

The energy crisis of Bangladesh mainly due to fuel deficit is expected to be eased to a great extent when 500 MMCFD LNG is due to be injected into national gas grid from the middle of 2018 . Informed persons are aware how the deficit of natural gas over the last decade or so stagnated economic growth. Delay in exploration and development of pot...

Jail Killing: Another Dark Chapter in the History of Bangladesh

The aim of the killers were simple. Following the assassination of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, these four posed the biggest threats to their aspirations of turning back the progress Bangladesh made as an independent country and to dilute the spirit of the Liberation War. They were not even afforded the courtesy of a sham trial. The killer...