“One of the persons on the bogey was unusually bulky.”
ANUP KUMAR SARKER
Senior Marketing Manager of Concord Entertainment Ltd
about the Ferris wheel accident that killed two people in Foy's Lake on Eid day.
“It seems the country has no government.”
REZAUL KARIM KHAN
Dhaka divisional special judge and secretary general of Bangladesh Judicial Service Association.
“You (journalists) always come to me and ask questions standing beside my car. If I'm attacked, you will also die.”
M SAIFUR RAHMAN
"Witnesses said an agitated man pulled Moudud by the collar while a relative of slain senior assistant judge Jagannath Pandey attempted to hit Babar with his waist belt for their 'failure' to maintain law and order.”
A Newspaper Report.
Jagannath Pandey died when a suicide bomber threw a powerful bomb into the car carrying two judges
“It is a very good question and I wish I could give the answer. There is no easy answer to the question.”
LYONPO SANGAY NGEDUP
prime minister of Bhutan
to Matiur Rahman of the Prothom Alo.
Mahfuz Anam, the editor of the Daily Star and Matiur Rahman interviewed Ngedup on the sideline to the 13th Saarc summit.
Rahman asked, "Many are frustrated with the lack of progress. Saarc is twenty years old. We cannot claim to be going anywhere. People think we are not moving fast enough to solve the economic challenges. What are the reasons holding us back?
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