Bangabandhu’s Homecoming: Shades of Memory

Bangabandhu’s homecoming is of the most important historical significance. 15 days after the complete liberation of Bangladesh from the grip of the Pakistani intruders on 16 December 1971, the Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman returned to his native land on 10 January 1972. The day is remembered by the Bengali nation as Bangabandhu’s ‘Homecoming Day’. Many leaders across the world have different histories of returning home from abroad owing to exile, revolution etc. But Bangabandhu’s homecoming has obliterated all other events of the kind. 50 years ago,…

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Wishing Sheikh Rehana Many Happy Returns of the Day!

M. Shahinoor Rahman, We wish Sheikh Rehana many happy returns of the day. Happy birthday to our sister Sheikh Rehana on this day 13 September. Sheikh Rehana is the younger daughter of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujiband the beloved sister of our honourable Prime Minister Jononetree Sheikh Hasina. She is a proud mother of a scholar son Radwan Siddiq Bobby, Consultant to United Nations Development Program and two daughters – Tulip Siddiq, a politician of British Labour Party and elected Member…

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Hanif is a beloved leader to all who are inspired by the humanitarian spirit

Muktobarta Desk: Inspired by the spirit of humanity, Hanif is popularly known as the leader of helping the people in general. He always stands beside the helpless, poor and unemployed persons. Whenever he gets the opportunity to help the poor, he does it wholeheartedly. Apart from his humanitarian services to the people, he successfully motivates the present generation by preaching them to be guided by the ideologies of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and moral & ethical values. In time of the crisis of the Nation, he appears to be a…

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Contribution of Mahbubul Alam Hanif

Muktobarta Desk: Hanif has become a trusted person of Sheikh Hasina as a result of working efficiently in Bangladesh Awami League for a long time. His initiative has led to the development of the Kushtia District and nearest district of Kushtia. Construction of Medical College and Haripur Bridge, construction of Kushtia Bypass Road, Kushtia district stadium which have been renovated are very notable. In addition, a swimming pool has been constructed in Kushtia city and many roads have been constructed in the vicinity. Construction of 1000 MW power landing station…

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Mahbubul Alam Hanif, MP

Md. Khayrul Islam  Mahbubul Alam Hanif is currently a Member of Parliament in Bangladesh and the Joint General Secretary of Bangladesh Awami League. He is also a Bangladesh Awami League politician and businessman. He has been the incumbent Member of the Parliament from Kushtia-3 since 2014. He was elected the Joint General Secretary of Bangladesh Awami League in 2009.[1][2] He worked at the Prime Minister’s Office as the Special Assistant to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina from 2009 to 2013. He has twice been elected as a Member of Parliament from…

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Islamic Spirit Refuses Hefazat, Mahbubul Alam Hanif

Muktobarta Desk: Bangladesh Awami League joint General secretary Mahbubul Alam Hanif saidthat all religious parties have same character. Inthis case, there is no difference between Jamaat-e-islam and Hefazat-e-islam.He said those conduction political business in the name of religion and their terrorist activities would be severely curtailed. He made the remarks at a pressbriefing on Mujibnagar Day at the historic Mujibnagar in Meherpur around on Saturday (April 17). He said Hefazat is an opportunistic organization. They do everything in the name of religion and in the hope of gaining benefits .The…

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Bangabandhu’s Historic 7th March Speech: Poetry of the Heart

Dr. M. Shahinoor Rahman This paper begins with an excerpt from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s own 7 March 2011 commemoration Seminar speech at Osmani Smriti Auditorium: “তিনি বলেন, যতদিন বাংলাদেশ থাকবে ততদিন এ ভাষনের চেতনা ও আদর্শ আমাদের সকলের কাছে প্রেরণার উৎস্য হয়ে থাকবে। তিনি বলেন, এপর্যন্ত অনেকেই ভাষণটির ভিন্ন ভিন্ন দিক ব্যাখা করেছেন, তবে কাব্যিক ছন্দের এই ভাষণের গুরূত্ব ও মাহাত্ম্য জাতীয় ইতিহাসের বিগত ৪০ বছরেও হারায়নি।”Her insight is amazing, as she points to a hitherto unnoticed aspect of the address under discussion. She indicates her hunch that the…

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Bangabandhu’s Homecoming: Shades of Memory

M. Shahinoor Rahman Bangabandhu’s homecoming is of the most important historical significance. 15 days after the complete liberation of Bangladesh from the grip of the Pakistani intruders on 16 December 1971, the Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman returned to his native land on 10 January 1972. The day is remembered by the Bengali nation as Bangabandhu’s ‘Homecoming Day’. Many leaders across the world have different histories of returning home from abroad owing to exile, revolution etc. But Bangabandhu’s homecoming has obliterated all other events of the kind….

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The Unfinished Memoirs: Specimen of a Must-read

Professor M. Shahinoor Rahman ‘As long as the Ganges, Padma, Gouri and Jamuna continue to flow Your achievements, O Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, will shine and glow!’ One of the greatest Bengali minds and most influential fiction-writers in Bengali literature Annadashankar Roy uttered these glowing words about Sheikh Mujibur Rahman about half a century ago.Annadashankar was a son of Bengal and was a Bengali in that context although he was not a son of the soil of Bangladesh. His homestead was situated in the Hooghly district of West-Bengal. As a Deputy…

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Sheikh Russell: A Flower of Paradise Nipped in the Bud

M. Shahinoor RahmanPrime Minister Sheikh Hasina has concluded her book Aamader Chotto Russell Sona—a book about her beloved youngest brother Shahid Sheikh Russel—with a sad and poignant question which is actually a heartfelt question of everyone of the post-liberation war generation that believes in the spirit and ideals of Bangabandhu as well as in the spirit of the Liberation War of Bangladesh: “On 15th of August in 1975, killer’s ruthless bullet took away the life of little Russell. They brutally killed Russell at last after making him walk past the…

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