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BD’s human rights scenario more terrible than HRW report

Staff Correspondent:BNP Senior Joint Secretary General Rizvi Ahmed today claimed that the actual human rights scenario in Bangladesh is more terrible than the 2017 report of Human Rights Watch (HRW). Read More

'Bangladesh witnessed a spate of violent attacks'  

International Desk: Bangladesh witnessed a spate of violent attacks against secular bloggers, academics, gay rights activists, foreigners, and members of religious minorities in 2016, Human Rights Watch said in its Read More

AL to accept President’s decision over formation of next EC  

Staff Correspondent: Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday said his party will accept President Abdul Hamid’s decision over the formation of next EC. “We have confidence in President Read More

PM asks to AL men for next election preparation

Staff Correspondent:Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today asked the Awami League leaders and activists to take preparation for the next general election saying hard days are coming ahead of the polls Read More

PM to attend WEFA meeting on Sunday  

Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will pay a week-long visit to Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting. The meeting would be held on January 17-20 in Read More

Try best for preventing militancy, Prime minister asks Coast Guard  

Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday asked the Bangladesh Coast Guard to take due steps against militancy in the areas under their jurisdiction alongside other law enforcement agencies, Read More

Khaleda’s hearing deferred till Jan 25 on graft case  

Staff Correspondent: A special court in Dhaka has fixed January 26 for the next hearing in Zia Charitable Trust graft case filed against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia. The Dhaka-3 special Read More

The capital will be named `Zia City'  

Staff Correspondent: BNP vice-chairman Shamsuzzaman Dudu said if BNP comes in power, they will rename the capital as `Zia City’ and annouced that in addition, Gopalganj district will be renamed Read More

PM asks new Chairmans to be Honest    

Staff Correspondent:Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday asked the newly elected Zila Parishad chairmen to discharge their duties with honesty, sincerity, and devotion. "I want you to perform your respective Read More

Awami League ready to meet president over EC    

Staff Correspondent: The ruling Awami League will sit in talks with President Md Abdul Hamid on Wednesday for placing its proposal on the formation of new Election Commission (EC). The Read More