militancy is a propaganda by the media.”
M SAIFUR RAHMAN
at a meeting organised by the Bangladesh Nationalist Party
organisations called Jagrata Muslim Janata Bangladesh (JMJB)
and Jama'atul Mujaheedins Bangladesh have been carrying out
a series of murders, robberies, bomb attacks, threats and
various kinds of terrorist acts causing deaths to peace-loving
people and destruction of property. “
HOME MINISTRY PRESS NOTE
explaining the ban it slapped on these two groups.
people are living in peace.”
the prime minister's son and senior general secretary of the
ministry does not exactly know how many vessels ply the inland
Over 150 people died when a Chandpur bound launch caught in
a tornado in the Buriganga. who has refused to resign even
after such a big tragedy.
government has not been able to arrest Bangla Bhai, the so-called
operation commander of JMJB. How does Lutfozzaman Babar, the
home minister, say he feels?
a) "I think the country needs more Bangla teachers like
b) "Man, you have to ask this! I just loved the name;
and I think he is cool."
c) "I will talk to 'Madam' first before making any comment."
d) "I feel very disturbed and embarrassed."
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