Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022



Why Bangladesh is executing Jamaat-e-Islami leaders. A short history

May 12, 2016 2:00 pm

At the time of its foundation, the Jamaat was less of a political organisation seeking for participation in the government and more a social instrument attempting to alter society along Islamic lines.

Unceasing strife

May 07, 2016 12:00 am

Parallel to this mission for war crimes justice, Bangladesh has witnessed a spate of horrific murders of secular and aethist thinkers, writers, bloggers and academics since the 2013 killing of blogger Rajib Haider.

Jamaat leader faces separatists’ ire after visit to Valley

July 27, 2015 5:28 am

The Hurriyat also castigated the Jamaat leader for saying that the BJP “has changed and that everybody there is not Sakshi Maharaj”.

The Urdu Press: Disaster management

May 08, 2015 12:00 am

Muslims should have told all human beings that if they have faith in the day of judgement and they act accordingly, they would have solace and peace of mind even in times of earthquakes.

Two killed in Bangladesh violence as Islamists protest execution

April 13, 2015 8:26 pm

Four vehicles were torched in Chittagong and Gazipur areas allegedly by Jamaat activists that left five passengers injured.

Death warrants issued against Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mohammad Kamaruzzaman

February 19, 2015 4:49 pm

He is convicted of crimes against humanity during Bangladesh's independence war against Pakistan in 1971.

Pak rightwing group to unite 1 million people against Hebdo cartoons

January 17, 2015 4:54 pm

Pakistan has already condemned the cartoons and asked various groups protesting in the country to remain peaceful.

Jamaat-e-Islami praises Sudarshan,mourns his death

September 26, 2012 3:59 am

In its mouthpiece,Jamaat says he was known to have spoken his mind,deviating from RSS’s official line.

Geelani supports Jamaat dress code for tourists

July 11, 2012 3:25 am

Hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani supported Jamaat-e-Islami,a Kashmiri politico-religious group,for issuing a dress-advisory to tourists

No ‘skimpy’ dresses,Jamaat warns J&K tourists

July 05, 2012 12:58 am

With hundreds of tourists currently visiting the Valley,Jamaat-e-Islami,a religious group,has asked them to follow a proper dress code. It has also asked the state’s tourism department to enforce the decision