Liberation War

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    Bangladesh's friend Father Timm dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:55pm on September 13, 2020

    Father Richard William Timm, Superior of the Congregation of Holy Cross in Bangladesh and one of the founders of Notre Dame College in Dhaka, died...

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    Dhaka University teacher fired for ‘distorting history’

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 07:14pm on September 09, 2020

    Dhaka University authorities on Wednesday dismissed marketing department professor Morshed Hasan Khan for making derogatory remark about the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and...

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    Abu Osman Chowdhury dies

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:38pm on September 05, 2020

    Retired lieutenant colonel Abu Osman Chowdhury, who commanded the sector 8 of the war of independence between April 10, 1971 and July 17, 1971, died...

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    CR Dutta cremated with state honour

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:56pm on September 01, 2020

    War hero Major General (retd) Chitta Ranjan Dutta was cremated with state honour at Baradwashwari crematorium at Sabujbagh on Tuesday. Before the cremation, Bangladesh Army...

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    CR Dutta’s body to be cremated today with state honour

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:42am on August 31, 2020

    War hero and retired major general Chitta Ranjan Dutta will be cremated with state honour at Baradwashwari crematorium at Sabujbagh in Dhaka today. The Bangladesh...

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    Bangladesh Liberation War Sector Commander CR Datta dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:52am on August 25, 2020

    Retired major general Chitta Ranjan Dutta, better known as CR Dutta, commander of Sector 4 during the country’s War of Liberation in 1971 died in...

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    JS body formed to make fresh list of collaborators

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:37am on August 10, 2020

    The parliamentary standing committee on the ministry of liberation war affairs on Sunday formed a sub-committee to make a fresh list of anti-liberation forces, including...

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    Bir Bikram Abdul Khalek passes away

    RU Correspondent | Updated at 07:14pm on July 30, 2020

    Freedom Fighter Abdul Khalek, who had been awarded the gallantry award of Bir Bikram of the Liberation War in 1971 after 50 years since the...

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    Colonel Taher killing day today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:09am on July 21, 2020

    The 44th anniversary of the execution of Colonel Abu Taher Bir Uttam will be observed today. The commander of Sector 11 in the 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...