Saturday, 04 December 2021
21 Aug attack wouldn't be possible without govt's direct patronage: Sheikh Hasina
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said it was not possible to carry out an attack like that of 21 August 2004 had there been no direct patronage from the BNP-Jamaat government
21 Aug 2021, 14:17
21 August grenade attack
17th anniversary of grisly attack being marked
On this day in 2004, the grisly grenade attack was carried out on an anti-terrorism rally organised by Awami League at Bangabandhu Avenue in the capital city during the BNP-Jamaat alliance rule
21 Aug 2021, 08:59
PM Hasina says Khaleda, her son behind 21 Aug attack
Recalling the barbaric carnage, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday alleged that then PM Khaleda Zia staged the 21 August 2004 grenade attack as carrying out killings is their habit.
21 Aug 2020, 13:48
16th anniversary of 21 August grenade attack today
The nation on Friday marks the 16th anniversary of the 21 August grenade attack on a rally of then opposition Bangladesh Awami League in Dhaka aimed at making the oldest political party in the ...
21 Aug 2020, 09:17
Such brutality must end
Fifteen years ago, on 21 August 2004, the leader of the opposition at the time, along with other leaders of Awami League, narrowly escaped death when a grenade attack was launched at an Awami League ...
23 Aug 2019, 12:26
21 Aug grenade attack not possible without govt patronisation: PM Hasina
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday asserted that punishment would be inflicted to those responsible for the grenade attack on an Awami League rally in the capital on 21 August 2004.She also ...
22 Aug 2019, 09:50
Nation observing 15th anniversary of 21 Aug grenade attacks
The nation is observing the 15th anniversary of the gruesome grenade attacks on an Awami League (AL) rally in the capital 21 August in 2004 with heavy hearts.The nation’s long wait seeking ...
21 Aug 2019, 11:59
Series of sabotages led to 21 August grenade attack
A decade and a half ago, on 21 August 2004, the militant group Harkatul Jihad carried out a devastating grenade attack on an Awami League gathering at Bangabandhu Avenue in the capital city Dhaka. ...
20 Aug 2019, 15:18
2 ex-IGPs get bail in grenade attack case
The High Court on Monday granted six-month bail to former Inspectors General of Police (IGP) Ashraful Huda and Shahudul Haque, who were convicted in a case filed over 21 August grenade attack, ...
21 Jan 2019, 16:59
Security beefed up ahead of 21 August grenade attack verdict
Security has been tightened in and around the tribunal area in Old Dhaka ahead of the 21 August grenade attack on an Awami League rally in the capital in 2004.The Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 at Old ...
10 Oct 2018, 11:29