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The govt and ministers are making a mockery with people over excise duty

BNP Senior Joint Secretary General Rizvi Ahmed on Friday impeached Finance Minister AMA Muhith for his rigid stance on excise duty on bank accounts and 15 percent uniform VAT, saying Details

Prime Minister pays homage to Sheikh Mujib

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday paid homage to the country’s founding president Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by placing wreaths at the portrait of the great leader in front of Bangabandhu Details

Upcoming election will be hat-trick win for AL and hat-trick defeat for BNP: Quader

Obaidul Quader, Awami League General Secretary and  Road Transport and also Bridges Minister, said “ Upcoming national election will be hat-trick win for Awami League.”   He made the remarks after paying Details

There is no alternative way of changing government

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir today said, there is no alternative way of changing government. Fakhrul alos alleged that the government has grown the punishment of the Speedy Trial Details

Jamaat-backed BNP has again started conspiracy over the election

Awami League presidium member and central 14-party alliance spokesperson Mohammed Nasim on Sunday said BNP has begun hatching conspiracy over the next general election.   He came up with the remarks while Details

Moudud Ahmed has to leave Gulshan residence

The Supreme Court on Sunday dismissed two petitions filed begging review of its earlier verdict that declared the residence of BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed an abandoned property.   Currently, Moudud Ahmed Details

Resistance is the only way to recover

Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia on Saturday said resistance is the only way to recover. She made this remark in twitter. Begum Khaleda Zia urged the Election Commission to lead Details

Khaleda invokes Hasina to iftar party

BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia has invoked Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to join her iftar party scheduled for June 5.   AL General Secretary Obaidul Quader and other Details

No valid bar to continue the case: SC

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Sunday cancelled a petition filed by Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia for putting down proceedings of Barapukuria coal mine corruption case Details

The sculptures carrying heritage will not be removed: Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday refused Hefajat-e Islam’s demand for removal of all the sculptures saying the sculptures supporting spirit of the Liberation War and heritage will Details

Greek statue removal is the decision of supreme court

Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Friday said the removal of the statue of Greek goddess from the Supreme Court premises is the decision of the Supreme Court. Quader, also Details

Comilla Mayor Shakoo secures permanent bail

BNP-elect Comilla City Corporation Mayor Monirul Hoque Shakoo got permanent bail from a Dhaka court today in regard to a corruption case of 2008. Judge Kamrul Hossain Mollah of the Senior Details

BNP to stage nationwide demo tomorrow

BNP is going to stage a nationwide demonstration across the country tomorrow as the party has not been allowed to hold its rally at Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka today.   BNP Senior Details

Salim Osman granted bail

A Dhaka court on Tuesday granted bail to Jatiya Party lawmaker AKM Salim Osman in a case recorded for humiliating school teacher Shyamal Kanti Bhakta in public in Narayanganj. Chief judicial Details

Global refugee crisis contributes to the rise in terrorism and violent extremism: PM

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina urged world leaders to take a strong step for finding out a solution to global refugee crisis that contributes to the rise in terrorism and violent Details

BNP beg for permission for protest rally at Suhrawardy Udyan

BNP on Monday begged for permission from the authorities concerned to hold a rally at Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka on May 24, protesting the recent drive at the party chief Details

Khaleda receives power by following Ayub Khan

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said Khaleda receives power by following Ayub Khan’s government system. The premier also said, Awami League has to fulfill the promises it made to people Details

Raid at Khaleda Zia Gulshan office ends

Police ended their raid on BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's Gulshan office on Saturday morning, reports UNB. The raid came to an end around 9:30am and policemen went out from the office Details

Poll preparations of AL to start from the meeting of tomorrow

The ruling Awami League will start taking their preparations for the 11th parliament election from Saturday’s (Tomorrow) extended meeting to be chaired by party president Sheikh Hasina, party’s General Secretary Details

Mass media and journalists are one of the basic pillars of democracy

BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Friday strongly denounced the Foreign Ministry's circular to monitor the activities of Bangladeshi journalists while traveling abroad, saying it has exposed Details