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2019 : Some major events

Md Joynal Abedin Khan :January 1 : A man watches New Year's fireworks explode over Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro.January 4: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other Democratic congresswomen

New Year and our resolutions

Shahin Reza :Different parts of the world have their own calendars, introduced in different contexts at different times. At the present day, the most widely used calendar is the Gregorian

The Gregorian New Year's Day

Syed Ashraf Ali :People in almost every nook and corner of this world celebrate New Year's Day today. It is the first day of the 'English' calendar year. The word

Bangladesh economy in global context : Challenges and prospects

The pace of global economic activity remains weak ,as it continued  slowing sharply in the last three quarters of 2019. Momentum in manufacturing activity, in particular, has weakened substantially, to

Bir Sreshtha (Seven great heroes in the history)

Bir Sreshtha (Seven great heroes in the history)

The 'Bir Sreshtha' is a military award and it is the highest military award of Bangladesh. It is the highest recognition of bravery. It is similar to 'The American Medal

Our Prince and Bangladesh

Asim SahaPlease do not come to me to recount the tale of freedom Please do not narrate to me how an indestructible voice emergedFrom inside a roaring tide on the

49th Victory Day celebration

49th Victory Day celebration

Professor Anwarul Karim, PhD :This year Bangladesh celebrates the 49th Victory Day with pomp and grandeur and is heading towards completion of its half a century. Meanwhile the country will

Suhrawardy and Bangabandhu : Communal harmony

Suhrawardy and Bangabandhu : Communal harmony

Professor Anwarul Karim, PhD :By communal harmony we understand a peaceful society where people belonging to different religious beliefs live in a harmony without encroachment on any other's religious faith.

Suhrawardy : Voice of the people

Muhammad Shahbaz :Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy was born in Medinipore in the West Bengal on September 8, 1892. After finishing his education at Calcutta Alia Madrasa, he attended St. Xavier's College,

O thou desert wind

Ghazals : Kazi Nazrul Islam :O thou desert wind[Ay moru-parer haoa]O thou desert wind ! Come and take me please To Madina where holy Mustafa's Rauza Mubarak is !

Hazrat Muhammad (Sm) and the rights of women

Anis Fatema :Today's world has become an ensnare of immorality and misfortunes. Now-a-days we are living in such an atmosphere where it seems that even to breath honest air

Surah Muhammad

[Muhammad. This Surah takes its name from the mention of the Prophet by name in v. 2. Most commentators agree that v. 18 was revealed when the Prophet, forced

Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud

Mohammad Bin Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud is the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, First Deputy Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia and the youngest minister of defense in

Saudi Arabia serves the Global Islamic Community

''We shall make every effort to strengthen our relations with our Muslim brothers and Arab countries, and we shall do our best for the Muslim community''. This statement was

Message of His Excellency Charged’ Affairs

Message of His Excellency Charged’ Affairs

Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim All praise is due to Allah lord of the universe, blessings and peace be upon the most honored Prophet and Messenger and his family members and

Founder of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: King Abdul Aziz Al-Saud

Founder of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: King Abdul Aziz Al-Saud

King Abdul Aziz Bin Abdur Rahman Al-Faysal Al-Saud was born in Riyadh in 1297 H. (1879 A.D.) He grew up under the protection of his father Abdur Rahman Al-Faysal,

Imam Husain against oppression and injustice

Imam Husain against oppression and injustice

Mahdi Mahmud :The Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (Pbuh&hf) said,"Husain is from me, and I am from Husain." The corollary of the exegesis of 'Prophet is from Husain' is : Prophet

Holy Ashura

Holy Ashura

Syed Ashraf Ali :Ashura, on the tenth day in the month of Muharram, occupies a very important place in the annals of history. It is sacred and important not

Holy Ashura

Holy Ashura

Syed Ashraf Ali :Ashura, on the tenth day in the month of Muharram, occupies a very important place in the annals of history. It is sacred and important not

Kazi Nazrul Islam

Day-Labourer :(Original: কুলি-মজুর) Your luxury cars are plying through the streets And your big ships are cruising over the oceans. The fast steam engines are running on railways, The

The Rebel : Kazi Nazrul Islam

The Rebel : Kazi Nazrul Islam

Professor Anwarul Karim PhD :Kazi Nazrul Islam was a Poet from his childhood. Among his contemporaries, his friend Shailozananda Majumdar could find out the talent in him when he

Message

Message

On the auspicious occasion of Pakistan Independence Day, I wish to express my profound felicitations to the Pakistani community residing in Bangladesh. On this day in 1947, Pakistan emerged

Message

Message

President Dr Arif Alvi has stressed upon unity and harmony among the ranks of the  nation to face the challenges and issues confronted by the country for achieving the

Message

Message

extend my heartiest felicitations to all Pakistanis, living within the country and abroad, on the occasion of 73rd Independence Day.The day reminds us of the unmatched sacrifices rendered by

Pakistan-Bangladesh Bilateral Relations

Shah Faisal Kakar :Pakistan and Bangladesh are two important Muslim countries and enjoy brotherly relations which are rooted in common religion, history, cultural heritage and united by a joint

Bangabandhu and Independence of Bangladesh

Pranab Kumar Panday :The birth of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was a history in the context of Bangladesh as the emergence of the country as an independent state would

Even death couldn't touch

Asad Chowdhury :The path began here Alas, it was lost and that too here! The tree of tremor rests here With the seed of volcano sown here           -Tungipara, Nawshad NureeSuddenly lights

The World-Leader

Mosarrof Hossain Bhuiyan :Bangabandhu the father of nation is great magnificent We become richer for his heroic pride-ballad Such a friend you will not find anywhere else Father is

Bangabandhu : A dreamer for the suffering people

Bangabandhu : A dreamer for the suffering people

Selina Hossain :Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the Father of the Nation, had just come back from the Pakistan prison on 10 January 1972. He went straight to Suhrawardy Uddyan

Bangabandhu : The Ballad of a Patriot

Bangabandhu : The Ballad of a Patriot

Professor Anwarul Karim, PhD :IntroductionThe sudden and unusual end of a Great Hero: The Founding Father of Bangladesh  on August 15, 1975 was a bolt from the blue.  Every