Bangladesh remembers Bangabandhu on his death anniversary

Bangladesh on Friday paid glowing tributes to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the country`s founding father, who was killed in a coup in 1975.

Sheikh Mujib had a premonition that he would be killed: Book

Nearly two years before he was assassinated by disgruntled military officers in August 1975, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the architect of Bangladesh?s independence and the country`s first President, had a foreboding that he would be killed, a new book on him says.

Zia`s birthday celebration to hit talks on Bangla poll reforms

The celebration of opposition leader Khaleda Zia`s birthday coinciding with the death anniversary of Bangladesh founder Sheikh Mujibur Rahman has triggered a controversy.

Bangladesh mourns assassination of country`s founding father

Black flags dotted Bangladesh`s skyline as the country on Thursday observed the National Mourning Day.

B’desh to confiscate properties of fugitive 1975 coup convicts

The five were ex-lieutenant colonels Sultan Shahriar Rashid, Syed Farooq Rahman, AKM Mohiuddin, Mohiuddin Ahmed and ex-major Bazlul Huda.

Bangladesh asks India to hand over Mujib’s killers

Bangladesh has asked India to immediately track down and hand over the killers of that country`s independence architect Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Bangladesh mourns 1975 assassination of Mujibur

Bangladesh mourned the assassination of its founding father Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on this day in 1975.

Mahatma Gandhi was a magician: Mujibur Rahman

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman wrote in his just-out memoirs in which he mentioned Mahatma Gandhi as a magician who had a great capability of casting an influence on people.

Sheikh Hasina`s son`s trek down memory lane

Sajeeb Wajed Joy, son of Sheikh Hasina, said he is astonished how and his mother escaped the coup that wiped out almost the entire Rahman family.

Sheikh Mujib reinstated as Dhaka University student

Sheikh Mujib was expelled from the Uni for leading a movement seeking a hike in wages for low-paid workers.

Bangladesh mourns its founder`s killing

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was killed in a military-led putsch on August 15, 1975.

World `too small` for Mujib`s fugitive killers: Hasina

Making her first public appearance after five ex-Army officers were hanged for killing Bangladesh founder Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, PM Sheikh Hasina has vowed to bring back from abroad the rest six convicted assassins of her father.

BNP refuses to comment on execution of Mujib`s assassins

Bangladesh`s main opposition party did not have a word to say on the execution of assassins of country`s founder Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, 35-years after the killers were handed out justice for the gruesome carnage.

Two convicted killers of Mujib buried

Two of the five ex-Army officers, who were executed for their role in the assassination of the Bangladesh`s founder Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 1975, were buried on Thursday at their ancestral villages.

Chronology of trial process in murder case of Mujib

Following is the chronology of the trial process in the murder case of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and his family members in 1975:

Bangladesh hangs Mujibur Rahman`s assassins

Bangladesh on Wednesday night hanged the five ex-Army officers, convicted for assassinating the country`s founder Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, almost three decades after he was killed in a military coup.

Sheikh Mujib`s assassins to be executed by January 31

Five former Bangladeshi Army
officers convicted in the assassination of the nation`s
founder Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in a 1975 military
coup, would be executed by Sunday.

Hearing on Mujib killers` review petitions concludes

Bangladesh`s Supreme Court on Tuesday concluded the hearing on the review petitions filed by five former Army officers who are lodged in prison over the killing of country`s founder Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Bangladesh to begin trial of war criminals early next year

Bangladesh has said it will begin trial of `war criminals` early next year. Those who killed unarmed civilians during the 1971 freedom movement are called war criminals in Bangladesh.

Hang Mujib killers: Dhaka lawmaker

A senior ruling party lawmaker in Bangladesh wants former Army officers sentenced to death for killing the country`s founding father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to be hung this month.