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To mark International Mother Language Day Bangla Academy chalks out special events

Bangla Academy has taken some special events marking the International Mother Language Day on February 21. The month-long book fair (Amar Ekushey Boi Mela), which is already well underway, is taking Details

Appeal filed with HC against Khaleda’s sentence

Lawyers of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia filed an appeal with the High Court challenging her sentence in the Zia Orphanage Trust case on Tuesday afternoon. Barrister Kaiser Kamal, law affairs secretary Details

Oust-govt movement if Khaleda ‘unlawfully’ convicted: BNP

Two BNP senior leaders on Sunday threatened that their party will go for an outright oust-government movement if Khaleda Zia is ‘unlawfully’ convicted in Zia Orphanage Trust graft case. BNP standing Details

Verdict in Zia Orphanage graft case Feb 8 

A court here on Thursday fixed February 8 to deliver verdict in the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case against BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia and 5 others. Judge Md Akhtaruzzaman of the Details

Proposal of polls-time supportive govt a conspiracy of BNP: Inu

Information Minister Hasanul Huq Inu on Sunday said the proposal for an election-time supportive government is the politics of conspiracy hatched by BNP. “BNP has failed to place any outline in Details

Meaningful solution to ‘political crisis’ possible: BNP

Though the party is ‘upset’ about the Prime Minister’s statement on the next general election, BNP on Saturday said it is still confident that a meaningful solution to the crisis Details

BNP to take part in polls no matter what

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday (Jan 2) categorically said her party would contest the national elections, but the polls must be held under an interim non-partisan administration. “BNP is a pro-election political Details

AL to win next polls again, says Quader

Mentioning that the next general election will be held in time, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Friday said their party will assume power again winning the polls. He made Details

BNP failed to break bad patch in 2017, too

Though BNP had a plan to stage a comeback in politics reorganising it at the grassroots level, the outgoing year - 2017 - apparently turned into another bad year for Details

People with dissents get vanished in AL rule: Fakhrul

BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday alleged that the people who dissent became victims of enforced disappearance after the Awami League came into power. After attending a meeting Details

No polls keeping Khaleda in jail: Fakhrul

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Friday (Dec 22) said no election will be held in the country keeping its chairperson Khaleda Zia behind bars. “We will seal off Details

What is written in the lawyer’s notice sent to the PM

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia sent legal notice to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The notice was sent to the Prime Minister's Office at Tejgaon via Tuesday (December 19th) courier service. BNP Details

Graft case against Khaleda: Prosecution concludes argument

The prosecution on Tuesday concluded its argument in the Zia Orphanage Trust Graft case filed against six people including BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia. Public Prosecutor Mosharraf Hossain Kajal demanded highest punishment Details

No doubt about fair polls in Rangpur city, says Ershad

Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad on Monday said he has no doubt that a fair and neutral election will be held in Rangpur City Corporation on December 21.  He also said Details

Fisheries Minister Sayedul Hoque’s 1st janaza held

The first namaz-e-janaza of Fisheries and Livestock Minister Muhammed Sayedul Hoque was held at the South Plaza of Jatiya Sangsad at 10:10 am on Sunday. Before janaza, a guard of honour Details

BNP accuses AL of destroying Liberation War spirit

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Thursday alleged that whenever Awami League came to power it destroyed the spirit of the Liberation War. "We waged the Liberation War in Details

Govt initiated bad politics, alleges BNP

BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday alleged that the government has initiated bad politics to spread confusion among people ahead of the next general election.  “After the news Details

Arrest warrant issued against Khaleda Zia in graft cases

A Dhaka court on Thursday cancelled BNP chairperson and former prime minister Khaleda Zia’s bail and issued arrest warrants against her in two graft cases, reports UNB. The graft cases - Details

Mayor Annisul on life support

Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Annisul Huq, who has been undergoing treatment in London for cerebral vasculitis, is now on life support in a hospital there. The DNCC mayor has Details

Obaidul confident of ALs win in next polls

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Friday said Awami League will win in the next general election by defeating BNP due to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s honesty and Details