Liberation War

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    Government cancels Freedom Fighter status of 1,181 BGB, air force members

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:16am on June 08, 2020

    The liberation war affairs ministry on Sunday in a gazette notification cancelled the status of freedom fighters of 1,134 Border Guard of Bangladesh personnel and...

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    Government issues gazette naming 1,256 freedom fighters

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:13am on June 03, 2020

    The liberation war affairs ministry on Tuesday published a gazette announcing names of 1,256 people as freedom fighters. They had been recommended by the Jatiya...

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    Awami League central leader Waliur Rahman dies

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:43am on May 10, 2020

    Awami League national committee member and one of the organisers of the Liberation War Waliur Rahman Reza died at his house in the city on...

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    9th death anniversary of Quazi Nooruzzaman today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on May 06, 2020

    Today is the ninth anniversary of the death of decorated war hero Quazi Nooruzzaman, Bir Uttam, also the commander of Sector 7 in the War...

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    Freedom fighter Salim Akbar dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on April 16, 2020

    Freedom fighter Salim Akbar Bir Pratik died from massive cardiac arrest on Wednesday afternoon. A Crack Platoon guerrilla during our liberation...

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    Bangladesh recalls today horror of March 25

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on March 25, 2020

    The nation will observe Genocide Day today recalling the horror of one of the worst genocides in modern history committed by the Pakistani occupation military...

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    Zillur Rahman’s death anniversary observed

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:37am on March 21, 2020

    The 7th anniversary of death of former president Zillur Rahman, politician, language movement hero, organiser of the liberation war and one of the close associates...

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    Oil paintings depict liberation war, nature

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:17pm on March 05, 2020

    As a self-taught artist Akter Mahamud Kajal’s repertory consists of everything from scenes of liberation war to pastoral scenes. In the statement he penned for...

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    Role of left parties in liberation war cannot be ignored: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:55am on February 23, 2020

    Politicians, academics and professionals on Saturday at a discussion said that the left-leaning political parties played significant role in the War of Independence of 1971,...

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    Recitation show depicts plight of biranganas

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on February 18, 2020

    Artistes gave the audience a glimpse into plight of biranganas, during and after the liberation war, at a recitation show held at Sufia Kamal Auditorium...