Martyred Intellectuals: Still not war heroes

“They are the martyred intellectuals; they are respectable persons and the nation respects them. But the government does not have any plan to give them freedom fighters’ status,” he told The Daily Star. About...

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Freedom isn’t free, it costs sons of the soil: COAS

NORTH WAZIRISTAN/ ISLAMABAD: Two soldiers of Pakistan Army were martyred after terrorists opened fire at a military vehicle in North Waziristan Agency on Tuesday, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). Second Lieutenant Abdul...

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Utter disrespect to our martyrs

It is a tragedy that we have failed to honour our martyrs. That such a site can become a rickshaw stand is a slap in the face of the hundreds who perished as a...

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Chittagong Archdiocese marks 500 years of Christianity

CHITTAGONG: Chittagong Archdiocese in southeastern Bangladesh has launched yearlong celebrations to mark 500 years of Christianity in the country. … “We also pay tribute to missionaries Fr. Fransesco Fernandez, Fr. Andre Bovis and more...

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Martyrs in a bad light’

GUWAHATI, Dec 11: Asom Jatiyatabadi Yuva Chatra Parishad (AJYCP) has blamed the BJP for, what it said, showing Assam Agitation martyr Khargeswar Talukdar and 854 other martyrs of the State in a bad light...

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