• Friday, October 31, 2014

  • banglalink
  • 2014/10/21/ad_1413879960.jpg
  • 2014/10/30/ad_1414672486.gif

Khaleda Zia

Dissecting Khaleda's ToI interview

YESTERDAY, The Daily Star printed an interview of Khaleda Zia taken by Jaideep Mazumdar of the Times of India on October 23 in her office in Dhaka. It was a short exchange but it did highlight how the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) looked at Indo-Bangladesh relations after the changeover of the government in New Delhi with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the driving seat. The interviewer probed deeply to find out whether she felt that the Modi government was...

Khaleda skips court hearing amid lax hartal

Citing security reasons, BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday once again skipped a Dhaka court's hearing on the Zia Charitable Trust and Zia Orphanage Trust graft cases. The BNP chief also skipped the hearing on October 13 and September 22, mentioning the same reasons. The last time she appeared for the court's hearing on the cases was on September 17. Bashudev Roy of the Special Judge's Court-3 of Dhaka yesterday adjourned recording statements of the prosecution witnesses till November 9 after Khaleda's...

Avoid grouping, get united, Khaleda tells BNP men

Avoid grouping, get united, Khaleda tells BNP men

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia today called upon her party men to shun the path of grouping and get united for launching a movement against the government. “The countrymen have been annoyed by the misdeeds of the illegal government and they will remove it from the power by giving a mass beating,” she said while...

Khaleda’s graft case appeal: SC re-fixes date for early hearing

Khaleda’s graft case appeal: SC re-fixes date for early hearing

The Supreme Court today fixed November 6 for hearing the appeal against a High Court verdict that had rejected a petition of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia challenging charge framing order against her and eight others in Zia Orphanage Trust Corruption case. A five-member bench of the Appellate Division headed by Chief Justice Md Muzammel...

Repeated calls for dialogue not a weakness: BNP

Repeated calls for dialogue not a weakness: BNP

BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir today said it will be a mistake for the government if it takes BNP’s repeated calls for dialogue as a weakness. The BNP spokesperson said this in two different discussions in the capital city of Dhaka. “Dialogue is the language of democracy as there’s no room for...

AL-Jamaat relations historic, Khaleda tells Time of India

AL-Jamaat relations historic, Khaleda tells Time of India

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has said the governing Awami League has a long history of close relations with the Jamaat-e-Islami and other extremist religious groups. “Our alliance with Jamaat is only an electoral understanding. It is by no means an ideological one,” said the former prime minister in an exclusive interview with The Times...

PM warns BNP against any violence

PM warns BNP against any violence

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina this evening warned BNP of befitting answers if the party tries to harm people in the name of launching movement against the government. “BNP’s movement means terrorism and militancy. If BNP does it, the government will not spare them,” said Hasina, also president of the ruling Awami League, in her...

Khaleda starts 2-day northern dists tour

Khaleda starts 2-day northern dists tour

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia started her journey to Bogra from her Gulshan office for a two-day long programme of 20-party alliance. Khaleda will stay in Bogra Circuit House tonight and start for Nilphamari next afternoon, Shairul Kabir Khan, media wing member of BNP's Gulshan office told The Daily Star. She is scheduled to attend an...

Khaleda sued for calling AL ‘party of atheists’

Khaleda sued for calling AL ‘party of atheists’

BNP chief Khaleda Zia was sued today for calling the ruling Awami League “a party of atheists”. AB Siddique, president of Bangladesh Jananetri Parishad, a pro-Awami league organisation, filed the case with the Court of Chief Metropolitan Magistrate in Dhaka this morning. Hearing the complaint, Metropolitan magistrate Md Mustafizur Rahman has directed the Shahbagh Police...

Mirza Abbas’ meeting with aggrieved JCD men ends inconclusive

Mirza Abbas’ meeting with aggrieved JCD men ends inconclusive

BNP Dhaka city convener Mirza Abbas’s meeting with the deprived leaders and activists of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal ended inclusive this afternoon. The Abbas-led committee had proposed the deprived JCD men that they would be incorporated in Jubo Dal and other front organisations of BNP which they rejected, the meeting sources said. The dissidents remained stick...

Video Stories »

2014/10/30/ad_1414672468.gif
ksrm
concord

Ads by Google


Ads by Google