A Dhaka court today framed charges against BNP leader Sadeque Hossain Khoka in a case file for amassing wealth worth Tk 9.76 crore and providing false information to Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) in 2008.
Habibur Rahman, vice president of Sharsha unit Juba Dal, the youth wing of BNP, was rescued by the detective branch of Dhaka Metropolitan Police on Thursday, a day after his abduction from a Dhaka location.
On May 27, 1991, it did not come as a surprise to many when students of Dhaka University beat up Motiur Rahman Nizami after the then Jamaat secretary general went to the campus, the first time he had set his foot inside the university since the war ended.
A prosecution witness, who used to be a member of Islami Chhatra Sangha of which Nizami was the chief in 1971, has given a first hand account of the mastermind’s role that the death row war criminal had played during the war.
A war crimes tribunal has sentenced to death Jamaat-e-Islami chief Motiur Rahman Nizami, who masterminded the intellectual killings of 1971, for committing crimes against humanity during the Liberation War in collaboration with the Pakistani occupation forces.
The International Crimes Tribunal yesterday vehemently criticised Jamaat-e-Islami for abusing Islam in a bid to foil the birth of Bangladesh from occupational Pakistan in 1971 and for committing the most heinous crimes in the name of Islam.
Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Motiur Rahman Nizami has been sentenced to death for committing crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War. After the sentence was declared Nizami had his lunch. This is a news because well, it might as well be his last food. It is also an indicator of Nizami's nerves.