The trial of writer Humayun Azad murder case has been deferred again, as the judge is on leave and the witnesses were absent.
No one is safe from the machete of the blogger murderers
The killing of bloggers has now become a common thing. At first, everyone had been vocal against these killings,
Late professor Humayun Azad’s son Ananya Azad, whose name is on a “hit-list” of secular writers drawn up by Islamist extremists, has reportedly received a death threat.
Humayun Azad’s 68th birth anniversary
April 28, marked the 68th birth anniversary of Humayun Azad (1947-2004) a poet, novelist, story-teller, researcher and linguist.
The trial in the sensational murder case of prominent writer and Dhaka University Professor Dr Humayun Azad is yet to be completed, eleven years since the incident.
Monirul Islam: Professors Muhammad Yunus (not the Grameen pioneer) and Humayun Azad and bloggers Ahmed Rajib Haider, Ashraful Alam and Asif Mohiuddin had all suffered assaults from radical militants at different places and time.
Humayun Azad Murder
Court orders their arrest for filing false case
A Dhaka court yesterday cancelled bail and issued arrest warrants against four police officials in a case filed for falsely implicating and torturing a Dhaka University student for the attempt on Prof Humayun Azad’s life.
Writers, readers and poets yesterday recalled the brutal attack made on eminent writer late Prof Humayun Azad seven years ago near Amar Ekushey Boi Mela premises.
“When Dr Humayun Azad was alive I used to come with him to Amar Ekushey Book Fair every day, but now I am so traumatised that I don’t enjoy attending