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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...

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    AL turns back on secularism: eminent citizens

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on May 27, 2017

    Removal of the statue personifying justice from the Supreme Court premises shows how the ruling Awami League has turned its back on secularism, eminent citizens...

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    Govt adopts go-slow policy over Hefazat’s violence cases

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:27am on May 06, 2017

    The government, the police and the prosecution in particular, has adopted a go-slow policy in dealing with the 83 cases filed against Hefazat-e-Islam leaders and...

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    AL made no alliance with Hefajat, says Quader 

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 06:27pm on April 29, 2017

    Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday said the Awami League did not make any alliance with Hefajat-e-Islam rather recognized certificates of qoumi madrasahs...