is clear that Kalu was directed and assisted by police in
the arson, which was actually planned by the government.”
Jahangir Kabir Nanok
Jubo League President
on the bus arson on June 4 in which 10 people were killed
and 20 others injured.
do not want relief of rice and cheera, give us seeds.”
a poor farmer of a village in Noabad Union, Kishorgonj, to
a Prothom Alo correspondent. Farmers in Kishorgonj and other
districts are in despair as all their seedlings have been
washed away in the floods.
thing that makes me cry is that when Unocal went into partnership,
the military government was in bad shape. They were desperate.
Unocal put blood into the veins of a dictatorship and made
them last longer.”
two-time Miss Burma and movie star on the American oil giant's
US $ 1.2 billion Yadana gas pipeline project that helped bankroll
the military government.
get me wrong: I'll be ecstatic if Bush is defeated; I just
won't be ecstatic if Kerry is elected.”
New York-based legal activist
have to unseat the government if we want to see the execution
of the verdict.”
Abdus Samad Azad
AL Presidium Member at a rally organised to strengthen public
opinion on the execution of the verdict in the Bangabandhu
murder case which the AL say the BNP-led alliance is reluctant
have sovereignty. We don't go and ask the Americans what to
do every time.”
spokesman for Iraqi Prime Minister Syed Allawi denying US
pressure will influence the amnesty plan intended to help
end the 15-month insurgency in Iraq.
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