Daily Archives: December 13, 2017


US decision on Jerusalem a violation of human rights: Hamid

US decision on Jerusalem a violation of human rights: Hamid

Tribunal Desk President Md Abdul Hamid has come down strongly on the Trump administration’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and described it as a major violation of human rights. Hamid expressed Bangladesh’s solidarity with Palestine at an urgent meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Countries in Istanbul on Wednesday. “The announcement


Rohingya repatriation policies to fail without accountability, safety measures: UN

(UNB) – Rohingya repatriation and reconciliation policies will fail without accountability and non-discriminatory rule of law and public safety measures to address the fears and distrust among communities in Rakhine, says a top UN political official. “…but the origins and solutions to the Rohingya crisis rest in Myanmar,” UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman


Unite to ensure next poll victory: PM

Tribunal Desk Confident about Awami League’s victory in the next national election, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the party men to forge a strong unity at all levels so that the ‘sure victory’ must not slip away just for intra-party conflicts. “We’ll win in the next elections as people are in our favour, they’re


Will Shakib come up with a better show

Sports Desk Will Bangladesh’s newly-appointed Test skipper Shakib al Hasan come up with a better show as he is set to regain the Test captaincy after a reasonably short stint. The Bangladesh Cricket Board on Sunday announced the 30-year-old all-rounder as the new Test skipper replacing Mushfiqur Rahim, who led the side in last six