Gonojagoron Mancha calls for speedy trial of war criminals

Dhaka, Sep 18 (ANI): Bangladesh people's resurgence platform, Gonojagoron Mancha has called for speedy trial of war criminals, accused of genocide during 1971 liberation struggle. Spokesperson of Gonojagoron Mancha, Imran H Sarkar, said that the war criminals should not be acquitted due to the present loopholes within the legal system of the country. A trustee and member secretary of the war of liberation museum in Dhaka, Mofidul Hoque, urged the youth to take up the matter. Meanwhile, a professor of Dhaka University, Mahfuza Khanam, said that the punishments awarded to the war criminals were in accordance to the national law. Sep 18, 2013

Rajnath Singh demands President rule in UP

Guwahati, Sept 18 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Chief Rajnath Singh on Wednesday demanded President Rule in Uttar Pradesh, and accused the ruling state government of working on communal lines, Sep 18, 2013

Abbott sworn in as Australia`s new PM

Tony Abbott is sworn in as Australia's new prime minister and immediately orders the scrapping of the nation's carbon tax and the halting of asylum-seeker boats. Duration: 01:05 Sep 18, 2013

SP, BJP and company responsible for destroying peace in UP: BSP

Lucknow, Sep 18 (ANI): Even as the UP Police issued arrest warrants against 4 BJP and 2 BSP MLAs for inciting the Muzaffarnagar communal riots, the BSP on Wednesday alleged that the SP, BJP and company were responsible for destroying peace Sep 18, 2013

Onion prices to come down in fortnight, BJP begs to disagree

Varanasi, Sep 18 (ANI): Even as Union Food Minister KV Thomas promised that onion prices would come down in a fortnight, Senior BJP Leader, MM Joshi on Wednesday alleged that the soaring inflation in the country was the result of failed policies Sep 18, 2013