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    Police intercept Hefazat march towards Myanmar embassy

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 12:55pm on September 18, 2017

    Police intercepted a scheduled march brought out by Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh to lay siege to the Myanmar embassy in Dhaka Monday noon protesting the neighbouring country’s...

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    Hefazat announces weeklong protest

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:05am on September 10, 2017

    Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh on Saturday announced to lay siege to the Myanmar embassy in Dhaka on September 19 and place memorandums to the secretary generals of...

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    Hefazat spokesperson loses job over rift with amir’s son

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on August 31, 2017

    The spokesperson of Hefazat-e-Islam amir Shah Ahmed Shafi and executive editor of monthly Muinul Islam, Munir Ahmed, was relieved of his duties on Monday evening...

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    Shahbagh movements and Imran’s eggs of history

    | Updated at 12:05am on July 19, 2017

    IT IS not possible to avoid the irony that the leader of the Shahbagh movement is pelted with eggs when he was coming out of...

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    Protesters lambast govt for Hefazat tie

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:40am on June 10, 2017

    Protesters at a rally on Friday lambasted the ruling Awami League for compromising with religious fanatics, including Hefazat-e Islam, for political interests that made the...

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    Civil society members call for trial of perpetrators

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on June 09, 2017

    Civil society leaders on Thursday demanded trial of those spreading sectarian hatred and who threatened rights activist Sultana Kamal after distorting her conversation in a...

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    Govt tries to woo Hefazat for election gains: cultural activists

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 01:01am on June 04, 2017

    Cultural activists on Saturday complained that the government was trying to woo Hefajat-e-Islam Bangladesh to get its support in next general election...

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    Islamist groups threaten tough movement

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:38am on May 29, 2017

    Hefazat-e-Islam amir Shah Ahmad Shafi on Sunday said they were surprised, frustrated and speechless as the statue of justice, what they termed ‘idol of a...

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    Quader rules out Hefajat’s demand for removal of all statues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:50pm on May 27, 2017

    Awami League general gecretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday ruled out Hefajat-e- Islam’s demand for removal of all the sculptures. He said that the sculptures upholding...

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    Hefazat thanks PM, now wants removal of all statues

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on May 27, 2017

    Different Islamist organisations, including Quomi madrassah-based Hefazat-e-Islam, on Friday cheered the removal of the statue from the Supreme Court premises and thanked the prime minister...