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1971 Liberation War


'Let's pay homage to 3 million killed, 200,000 women raped by Pak Army in 1971': India

December 09, 2020 3:25 pm

The International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime is observed on December 9.

1971 Indo-Pak War: Remembering Lance Naik Albert Ekka who saved Agartala from Pakistan

December 03, 2018 9:50 pm

The battle which safeguarded Agartala, took place near Gangasagar railway station, 7 Km from the state capital in 1971. LN Ekka was posthumously awarded India's highest gallantry award the Param Vir Chakra (PVC).

One sentenced to death, two get life for Bangladesh 1971 war crimes

June 01, 2016 3:26 pm

Bangladesh has so far executed four war crimes convicts since the process began to try the top Bengali perpetrators of 1971 atrocities in line with the electoral commitment of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in 2008.

Hanging of Bangladeshi Jamaat leader unfortunate: Pakistan minister

December 13, 2013 9:24 pm

Khan said Mollah was hanged because of his loyalty and solidarity with Pakistan in 1971.

Bangladesh court clears the way for Islamist's execution

December 12, 2013 12:22 pm

Abdul Quader Mollah would become the first person to be hanged for war crimes.

Bangla tribunal sentences BNP minister to death

October 02, 2013 1:44 am

Salauddin Quader Chowdhury,was found guilty of rape,torture,murder and genocide.

2 killed as Bangla strike enters 2nd day

September 20, 2013 12:58 am

Police said they opened fire when strikers attacked an officer with sharp objects in Meherpur district.

Jamaat-e-Islami leader indicted in Bangladesh over 1971 war crimes

September 06, 2013 4:50 am

Ali,a member of Jamaat central executive committee,has also been charged with killing.

Top Bangladesh leader gets death for 1971 war crimes

July 18, 2013 12:40 am

A top leader of the fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami party was sentenced to death Wednesday by a special Bangladeshi tribunal

Bangladesh: Fundamentalist leader gets death penalty for 1971 war crimes

July 17, 2013 8:08 pm

The verdict has sparked violence on the streets as supporters of Jamaat clashed with police.