| Updated at 12:00am on January 14, 2019
WHEN I met Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in the Gana Bhaban during July 1975, he asked me what the subject of my doctoral research was...
| Updated at 12:00am on December 24, 2018
APART from NM Khan Mihir, two distinguished members of the erstwhile Civil Service of Pakistan, Shamim Ahsan and Habibul Hoque, both of whom were joint...
Dr Mizanur Rahman Shelley | Updated at 12:00am on December 10, 2018
Mobilising friends at homeEVEN before I could contact and seek help from good friends and well wishers at home, father Principal BM Rahman started moving...
| Updated at 12:00am on November 26, 2018
THE few weeks that Aziz Sattar spent in London with us were joyful and educative. Although older in years, he had the capacity to surpass...
Dr Mizanur Rahman Shelley | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018
Visitors’ reports AMONG these visitors from Bangladesh to London in 1973–1974 were friends and colleagues. Some of them were fellows and colleagues in the administrative...
Dr Mizanur Rahman Shelley | Updated at 12:00am on November 12, 2018
‘Continuing the good tradition’THE Eliyas Shahi dynasty was succeeded by the Hussain Shahi dynasty founded by Alauddin Hussain Shah (1493–1519AD). Alauddin Hussain Shah not only...
| Updated at 12:00am on October 29, 2018
OUR boys proved to be sources of immense fun and pleasure in our life abroad. Our landlord, middle-aged and fair Nurul Islam was plainly bald.
| Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2018
DURING November and until the middle of December 1972, I continued to live with my family in the residence of ATM Wali Ashraf, the founder...
| Updated at 12:00am on October 08, 2018
THE atmosphere at the headquarters of the weekly Janamat felt similar to the situation in our college and university environments as we struggled with our...
| Updated at 12:00am on September 10, 2018
THE letters were products of events of early 1970. In the first quarter of that year, an international conference was held in Islamabad on ‘International...