• SCBA demands appointment policy for SC judges

    Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) today has demanded to the government for formulating a guideline immediately for appointing Supreme Court judges.

  • Govt resorts to repressive acts: BNP

    The BNP yesterday accused the government of indulging in fascism.

  • Non-students rule new JCD committee

    There is barely any regular student among the 736 members of the new committee of the Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD), allege leaders of the student wing of the BNP.

  • Khaleda convenes standing committee meeting

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is going to sit with her party standing committee members on Wednesday night to discuss the country’s latest political situation and the party’s organisational issues.

  • Cops foil bid to lay siege to Khaleda’s house

    Police foil an attempt of freedom fighters’ children to lay siege to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s Gulshan residence protesting her remark regarding the number of Liberation War martyrs.

  • BNP applies for 3 venues for Mar 19 council

    BNP has applied for three venues to hold its annual council to be held on March 19, the party’s spokesperson Rizvi Ahmed says.

  • 15 Jamaat, BNP men get life term

    A Rajshahi tribunal yesterday awarded life-term imprisonments to 15 leaders and activists of Islami Chhatra Shibir, Jamaat-e-Islami,

  • Khaleda may visit India in March

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is likely to visit India in the second week of March as she has been invited to join a programme, ‘Global Leadership Forum’, scheduled to be held in New Delhi.

  • Charges against Fakhrul, Moudud, 34 other BNP men accepted

    A Dhaka court takes cognisance of charges against BNP’s senior leaders Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, Moudud Ahmed and 34 other party men for hurling crude bombs at policemen in March 2013.

  • Honour or insult for martyrs?

    BNP policymaker Nazrul Islam Khan's announcement that his party would prepare a list of martyrs of our Liberation War in 1971 appeared as a retaliatory step which brought out once again the party's long held dubious stance over the spirit of the Liberation War.

  • BNP to hold council by March: Fakhrul

    BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir says the party’s national council would be held by March to strengthen its organisational activities across the country.

  • If elected, BNP to make martyrs’ list: Nazrul

    BNP Standing Committee member Nazrul Islam Khan says the party, if elected to power, will prepare a list of all martyrs of 1971 Liberation War.

  • BNP demands list of 1971 martyrs

    BNP standing committee member Nazrul Islam Khan yesterday demanded that the government prepare a list of Liberation War martyrs like that of freedom fighters.

  • BNP demands 1971 martyrs’ list

    BNP leader Nazrul Islam Khan calls upon the government to prepare a list of the Liberation War martyrs like that of the freedom fighters.

  • Jatiya Party

    JP: An unusual brand of opposition

    The long pervasive culture of parliament boycott by main opposition MPs has significantly changed with Jatiya Party lawmakers attending all the 174 sittings of the current Jatiya Sangsad over the last two years.

  • Move to relocate Zia’s grave will be nightmare: Nazrul

    Accusing the government of trying to annihilate Zia family, BNP senior leader Nazrul Islam Khan today warned that any move to relocate the party’s founder Ziaur Rahman’s grave from the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban area would turn into a nightmare.

  • BNP-leader-Annie

    BNP leader Annie sent to jail after surrender

    BNP student affairs secretary Shahid Uddin Chowdhury Annie is sent jail after two Dhaka courts denied him bail in nine violence cases.

  • Fakhrul flies to Singapore for treatment

    BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir flies to Singapore for a regular health check up. He will check his health at National University Hospital of that country.

  • Summons hung at Khaleda’s Gulshan house

    Court officials hung a notice at the main entrance of Khaleda Zia’s Gulshan residence summoning the BNP chief in a sedition case.

  • Political failure, hence case against Khaleda: Fakhrul

    BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has alleged that the government has resorted to filing false cases as it has failed to tackle BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia politically.

  • BNP to be thrown into dustbin of history: Ashraf

    Awami League General Secretary Syed Ashraful Islam says BNP will be thrown into the dustbin of history if it fails to accept the truth.

  • SC upholds ex-BNP MP’s acquittal in tax evasion case

    The Supreme Court upholds a High Court verdict that scrapped six years’ imprisonment of former BNP lawmaker M Rashiduzzaman Millat in a tax evasion case.

  • Sedition suit against Khaleda a mockery: Fakhrul

    On the note of the sedition lawsuit against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, the party’s acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir says “it is nothing but a mockery”.

  • Noman’s graft trial to continue, SC rules

    The appellate division upholds a High Court verdict that cleared way for a lower court to run trial against BNP leader Abdullah Al Noman in a graft case.

  • Khaleda Zia

    Khaleda summoned following sedition suit

    A Dhaka court summons BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on March 3 over a sedition suit filed by a Supreme Court lawyer for her statement regarding the number of martyrs in Bangladesh's 1971 Liberation War.

  • BNP in talks about nat'l council

    The BNP national standing committee met last night to finalise the roadmap for the party's national council, likely to be held in March.

  • BNP urges govt to lower oil prices

    BNP urges the government to adjust prices of all fuel oils in line with the plunge in the global market.

  • Khaleda to sit with senior leaders tomorrow

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia expects to hold a meeting with her party’s National Standing Committee members tomorrow to discuss the country’s latest political situation and to fix the party’s strategies to ensure victory in the upcoming Union Parishad polls.

  • No legal basis of caretaker govt verdict

    The Supreme Court Bar Association yesterday demanded restoration of the caretaker government system claiming the judgment, which scrapped the provision, was illegal and unconstitutional.

  • Restoring democracy big challenge for us: Fakhrul

    There is no democracy and rule of law in the country and the big challenge is to restore it, BNP Acting Secretary General Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has said today.

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