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Shahriar Kabir: Bring blogger killer to justice

The Bangladesh government must apprehend the killers of blogger Niloy Neel, who was hacked to death recently in his own home in Dhaka, said Shahriar Kabir, Acting President of Nirmul Committee at round table discussion on 8 August in Cafe Grill restaurant, Banglatown, East London. The discussion was chaired by UK Nirmul Committee’s Acting President Ishaque Kajol and conducted by ...

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Non-resident Bangladeshis should come forward to invest more in telecom sector: Tarana Halim MP

Telecommunication minister Tarana halim has said that this present government is working actively towards a prosperous Bangladesh. This present government has given the voting rights to non-resident Bangladeshis.  She has also urged all expats to come forward and invest in country’s telecommunication sector. Tarana Halim MP said this in a meeting at the house of President of Sheffield Awami League ...

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Stevenage Borough council organises cooking class for the young

Stevenage Borough council and community innovation and creative enterprise Pod53 organised an Indian and Bangladeshi curry cooking training for children and young adults aged between 11 and 19.  The training session was held on 6th August at Pod53 hall room.  Around 50 children and young adults took part at the training session and quiz competition. Celebrity Chef and BCA central ...

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Tell us about your crime concerns

The community is being urged to voice their concerns about crime at a Residents’ Question Time on Tuesday, August 18. Tower Hamlets Safer Neighbourhood Board is hosting the second in a series of events, where residents can ask questions of Tower Hamlets Council’s Community Safety team and police. Cllr Shiria Khatun, Deputy Mayor and cabinet member for community safety, the ...

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Abdul Goffur Khalisadar: All war criminals will be brought to justice

Rest assured all war criminals will be brought to justice said Abdul Goffur Khalisadar, Balagonj Upazilla Sector Commanders Forum’s Chairman, who is on a short trip to the UK He was speaking at a discussion meeting in honour of him on Thursday 30 July at the Montefiore Centre, Hanbury Street. E1. In reminiscing 1971 Abdul Goffur Khalisadar talked about how ...

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Supreme Court confirms Saka’s guilt: UK Gonojagoron Moncho celebrates

Ansar Ahmed Ullah  :: UK Gonojagoron Moncho organised a rally on 29 July following the appeal verdict of Saka Chowdhury at Altab Ali Park, East London. At the rally pro liberation organisations, individuals, freedom fighters and members of martyred family members gathered to express their relief at the verdict. They sang, spoke and gave patriotic slogans. War criminal Salauddin Quader ...

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Mayor of Tower Hamlets Response to Jack the Ripper Museum

Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs said: “The decision made to open a Jack the Ripper Museum instead of one celebrating the history of women in the borough is extremely disappointing. It has become clear that the council’s planning department was misled by the applicant. We completely understand the concerns of the local community and elsewhere. “I have withdrawn from ...

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Former Chatro League leaders of Bianibazar felicitated in London

UK living former Bianaibazar Upozila and College Chatro League leaders organised a meeting on 30th July to felicitate fomer President of Bianizbazar Chatro League Poet Abdul Hasib, former General Secretary of Bianibazar Government College Students Union Enam Uddin and former student leader Abdul Quddus. The felicitation meeting was held in a restaurant in Brick Lane. Former Joint Convenor of Bianibazar ...

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Brighton and Hove Friendship Club organises Eid reunion

Brighton and Hove Friendship Club organised its Eid reunion on 27th July at Brighton seaside.  This colourful, vibrant and lovely event combined Pitha Festival, Children’s face painting and vivacious cultural performance. The event was jointly conducted by Mijanur Rahman Mijan and Koyes Ahmed. Club’s founder Shoebur Rahman Shoeb addressed the audience at the beginning. President of Bangladesh Caterers Association and ...

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BHRC speakers demand highest punishment in speedy trial tribunal for Rajon killers

Speakers at a protest meeting organised by Bangladesh Human Right Commission Jalalabad branch demanded the highest punishment for child Samiul Alam Rajon in speedy trial tribunal.  The speakers also mentioned that we all need to raise social awareness on child rights in Bangladesh so that there are no more child killings of torture like Rajon.  They also mentioned that a ...

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