Daily Archives: November 19, 2014

JUSTICE DONE

JUSTICE DONE Staff Correspondent Say prosecution lawyers, witnesses; defence claims evidence, testimonies assessed wrongly The prosecution said justice was done through yesterday’s verdict to those who had sacrificed their lives for independence in 1971, while the defence said the judgment … Continue reading

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MIR QUASEM’S DALIM HOTEL WAS A “DEATH FACTORY”

MIR QUASEM’S DALIM HOTEL WAS A “DEATH FACTORY” Minto Chowdhury and Quazi Shahreen Huq,  bdnews24.com The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT)-2 has described Dalim Hotel in Chittagong, where pro-liberation people would be tortured and killed under the leadership of convicted war … Continue reading

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25 MILLION DOLLARS HELPED, NOT THAT MUCH

25 MILLION DOLLARS HELPED, NOT THAT MUCH Emran Hossain US lobbyist hired ‘unlawfully’ to upset war crimes trial Seven months after the international crimes tribunal was set up for trying war criminals, Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mir Quasem Ali schemed to foil … Continue reading

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LOBBYING TO PREVENT JUSTICE?

LOBBYING TO PREVENT JUSTICE? ARMAN RASHID A recent article published in St. Louise Today, titled “Missourian in quest to free Bangladeshi newspaper owner from jail”, by Mr. Bill Lambrecht, talks about the current lobbying campaign against the International Crimes Tribunal … Continue reading

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UP IN THE SKY BOY CAN NOW SMILE

UP IN THE SKY BOY CAN NOW SMILE Mahbubur Rahman Khan It was around noon on November 28, 1971. Several people were held captive at a room of Dalim Hotel, torture camp of notorious Al-Badr Bahini, in Chittagong town. Suddenly, … Continue reading

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THE HOTEL OF HORRORS

THE HOTEL OF HORRORS Tarek Mahmud, Chittagong The al-Badr members used to torture people and killed them for not bowing down before them The three-storey Daleem Hotel on Nazir Ahmed Chowdhury Lane in Chittagong city’s Old Telegraph Road is an … Continue reading

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DEATH FOR BANGLADESH ISLAMIST LEADER MIR QUASEM ALI

DEATH FOR BANGLADESH ISLAMIST LEADER MIR QUASEM ALI A second leader of Bangladesh’s largest Islamic party has been sentenced to death for war crimes committed during the 1971 war against Pakistan. Media tycoon Mir Quasem Ali faced 14 charges including … Continue reading

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LAW CATCHES UP WITH MIR QUASEM ALI

LAW CATCHES UP WITH MIR QUASEM ALI  Al Badr Commander Mir Quasem Ali whose name became synonymous with genocide, rape, looting and arson in Chittagong during the liberation war in 1971, is an influential central leader of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami (JEI), … Continue reading

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MIR QUASEM TO DIE FOR WAR CRIMES

MIR QUASEM TO DIE FOR WAR CRIMES Julfikar Ali Manik This is the 11th verdict by the two war crimes tribunals The International Crimes Tribunal 2 has awarded death penalty to top Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mir Quasem Ali, known as a … Continue reading

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NIZAMI’S HUMILIATION AT DHAKA UNIVERSITY

NIZAMI’S HUMILIATION AT DHAKA UNIVERSITY Ahmed Zayeef 23 years after the incident, the war criminal has finally been convicted and sentenced to death for the crimes On May 27, 1991, it did not come as a surprise to many when … Continue reading

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THEY NOW CAN REST IN PEACE

THEY NOW CAN REST IN PEACE BROTHER OF MARTYRED RUMI HAPPY AS VERDICT COVERS MASSACRE OF INTELLECTUALS Tamanna Khan It was a phone call that gave words to a long endured pain and wait. Perhaps that is why Saif Imam … Continue reading

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NIZAMI LED AL-BADR TO FIGHT ‘INDIAN AGENTS’

NIZAMI LED AL-BADR TO FIGHT ‘INDIAN AGENTS’ TESTIFIES AN EX-MEMBER OF JAMAAT’S FORMER STUDENT WING Mahbubur Rahman Khan Prosecution witnesses yesterday started testifying in war crimes cases against Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Motiur Rahman Nizami and Secretary General Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mojaheed … Continue reading

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