Monthly Archives: February 2010

Bangladesh detains suspected 5 Pakistani militants

Five operatives of Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad have been arrested in the capital Dhaka, a Rab official said on Sunday.

Of the five, one is a Pakistani national while the remaining four are Bangladeshi citizens, Rab Assistant Director (media wing) Mohammad Kamaruzzaman said

The arrested are: Rezwan Ahmed, 26, of Karachi, Pakistan, two brothers — Imazuddin alias Munna and Sadek Hossain alias Khoka — sons of Mohiuddin of Hajiganj thana in Chandpur, Abu Naser Munshi of the same district, and Nannu Mia alias Belal Mandol of Kotwali thana in Sylhet.Rab Intelligence Wing and Rab-2 in a drive from around 1:30am to 6:30am arrested the militants at 5/F Sukanya Tower near the Gausia Market on the city’s Mirpur road.

The militant suspects belong to Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad group which is reportedly responsible for the 2001 terrorist attacks on the Indian Parliament in New Delhi, said Colonel Matiur Rahman, additional director general of Bangladesh’s elite Rapid Action Battalion.

Rezwan at a press briefing at the Rab headquarters confessed that he had been working as a coordinator of Jaish-e-Mohammad in Bangladesh and also a recruiting agent for conducting operations in India

Bangladesh Climate Change Trust Fund Act, 2010- Approved

Climate Change Trust Fund Act, 2010 The government will promulgate an act to use climate change fund judiciously and transparently so that benefits reach the affected people properly.Bangladesh is one of the most precarious countries facing climate change. People of … read more

“Climate Change Fund”It should be a country-led programme rather than a World Bank-led one

Regarding climate change Bangladesh has voiced strong opposition to plans by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) to provide close to US$100 million in climate change aid – because of its delivery through the World Bank. ?We are strongly … read more

Today -Bangladesh Celebrating “Josney Julush” EID-E- Milad-un-Nabi

Happy birth Day of the greatest Man of the World “MUHAMMAD” LETS SPIRIT UP WITH MUHAMMAD IDEAL Chittagong: Bangladesh today celebrating EID on the Birth Day of Prophet Muhammad p.b.u.h?.Today( 12 Rabi Awwa)Milad-un-Nabi? -27-02-2010 almost 20 lac muslim Muhammad lover … read more

UK sending ships to scrap yards in Bangladesh-with little or no safety regulations

www.theecologist.org According to an Ecologist investigation, UK companies are among those using loopholes in European and international law to sell ships to Bangladesh scrap yards with little or no safety regulations. The ship breaking industry is booming in Southern Bangladesh … read more