Dhaka’s Covert and Illegal War against Indigenous People of CHT

Dhaka’s Covert and Illegal War against Indigenous People of CHT Traditionally, Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) belongs to the 11 ethnic groups who collectively call themselves “Jumma indigenous people”. Dhaka has been silently sponsoring migration of millions of non-indigenous people from other parts of Bangladesh to CHT since the 1980’s. As a result, the population of non-indigenous people dramatically increased from... Continua »
giugno 4, 2017 / 0

BREAKING JIHAD Suicide attack at Dhaka airport

BREAKING JIHAD Suicide attack at Dhaka airport One person has been killed in an explosion in front of a police box at the main entrance to Dhaka’s international airport amidst heightened security after a suicide attack on a RAB camp in the vicinity a week ago. The deceased, described as a young man by an airport police... Continua »
marzo 24, 2017

Bangladesh: Gulshan DCC market blaze

Bangladesh: Gulshan DCC market blaze A massive fire broke out in Gulshan 1 DCC market (“Dhaka City Corporation Market”) – popular for baby foods, bags and “branded” garments – around 2:30am on Tuesday, collapsing parts of the building including the kitchen market and damaging several hundred shops. No casualties have been reported so far. Reason... Continua »
gennaio 3, 2017

BanglaDAESH: A journey into the dark night of the Caliphate

BanglaDAESH: A journey into the dark night of the Caliphate Thanks to the Dhaka Tribune for this article in memory and honour of the victims and survivors of the Dhaka terror attack of July 1 at “O’ Kitchen” restaurant and “Holey Artisan” Bakery. This recreation of the events of that night are based on direct witness accounts given to our... Continua »
agosto 24, 2016

Justice awaiting trial

Justice awaiting trial The advocate Palash Kumar Roy (34) is original of Panchagarh, one of the northernmost regions of Bangladesh. He exercised his activities in Dhaka for the legal staff of the giant “Kohinoor Chemical Ltd.” Especially he dealt with the sale and purchase of land and real estate on behalf of the... Continua »
agosto 23, 2016

The executioners and their holocaust

The executioners and their holocaust Let’s get to know a little bit more the executioners and the victims of the Dhaka attack. Executioners (not all the picture are available to-date): *click to enlarge It emerges that they are from well-known schools with Western curriculum for the children of the well-to-do in the city, not “poor... Continua »
luglio 4, 2016

A night of ordinary madness

A night of ordinary madness It’s a normal evening in Dhaka’s diplomatic area, Gulshan. It’s Friday evening, the last Friday of Ramadan. On the shore of Baridhara Lake, between Gulshan-2 and Gulshan-1, there is the popular cafeteria-pastry shop “Holey Artisan Bakery” with the adjoining restaurant “O’ Kitchen”. Many customers, especially foreigners, are having dinner in one... Continua »
luglio 3, 2016

Una notte di ordinaria follia

Una notte di ordinaria follia E’ una serata normale nel quartiere diplomatico di Dhaka, Gulshan. E’ venerdi’ sera, l’ultimo venerdi’ di Ramadan. Sulla riva del Lago di Baridhara, fra Gulshan-2 e Gulshan-1, c’e’ il rinomato caffetteria-pasticceria “Holey Artisan Bakery” con l’adiacente tavola calda “O’ Kitchen”. Numerosi clienti, sopratutto stranieri, sono a cena in uno dei... Continua »
luglio 2, 2016