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    None can distort history from now on: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 03:18pm on May 17, 2021

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said she firmly believes that none can erase the country’s real history from now on and simultaneously vowed for...

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    Textbook presents wrong history of opposition parties

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 11:51pm on February 01, 2021

    A textbook for the Class IX–X of the humanities group, published by the National Curriculum and Textbook Board, misrepresents the history of the country’s opposition...

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    Russian historian sentenced to 12.5 years for butchering lover

    Agence France-Presse . Saint Petersburg | Updated at 09:07pm on December 25, 2020

    A court in Saint Petersburg on Friday sentenced a Russian historian and Napoleon enthusiast to 12-and-a-half-years in jail for murdering and dismembering his young student...

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    Historian Prof Ratan Lal Chakraborty dies

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:58pm on December 01, 2020

    Eminent historian and researcher Ratan Lal Chakraborty passed away on Tuesday. He was 71. Ratan Lal, a retired professor of History department of Dhaka University,...

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    Resist distortion of liberation war history: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:53pm on November 21, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir asked the party leaders and activists on Saturday to arrange continuous programmes to aware people about...

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    March 7 declared historic day for Mujib speech

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:09pm on October 07, 2020

    The government has declared the day of the March 7 speech by the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 1971 to be a historic...

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    Jaswant Singh, counterfactually

    Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2020

    WHAT if? History students often ask the counterfactual question, which actually can be of interest to anyone of us for a range of excellent and...

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    Case against Tarana for distorting history in drama dismissed

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 04:26pm on September 29, 2020

    Senior Assistant Judge’s Court-2 in Dhaka on Tuesday dismissed a case filed against former state minister and Bangabandhu Cultural Alliance president Tarana Halim on charges...

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    How Israel wages war on Palestinian history

    Jonathan Cook | Updated at 12:00am on August 23, 2020

    WHEN the Palestinian actor Mohammed Bakri made a documentary about Jenin in 2002, filming immediately after the Israeli army had completed rampaging through the West...

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    The axe that killed Leon Trotsky now a museum exhibit

    Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 11:33am on August 19, 2020

    The ice axe that was plunged into Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky's skull during his gruesome murder in Mexico on August 20, 1940 is today among...