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  • Obaidul Quader

    AL to keep BNP under pressure

    The ruling Awami League has decided to keep the BNP under pressure and not to allow the opposition men to launch any street

  • Zia Orphanage Trust graft case

    AL men bring out procession in Dhaka despite ban

    Ignoring the DMP ban on processions, the Ruling Awami League is seen bringing out processions at various spots in Dhaka city.

  • sandal march is out against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia

    Shoe procession against Khaleda in Narsingdi

    A shoe procession against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is allegedly brought out by activists of ruling Awami League in Narsingdi when she was passing through on her way to Sylhet.

  • Obaidul Quader

    Quader speaks of BNP’s registration cancellation

    BNP's registration as a political party will be revoked if it does not take part in the upcoming general election, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader says.

  • AL nominates Hamid as presidential candidate

    The ruling Awami League nominates incumbent president Abdul Hamid as party’s presidential candidate.

  • Awami League Logo

    AL parliamentary body to sit for presidential candidate selection

    The Awami League parliamentary board will meet on Wednesday to select the party’s candidate, who will contest in the presidential election scheduled to be held on February 18.

  • BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    BNP criticises BCL for ‘attack’ on DU students

    BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir says Awami League's true colour has got exposed once again with the attack on demonstrating students on Dhaka University campus by Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) activists.

  • Awami League

    AL postpones sub-committee amid ‘protest’

    Awami League postpones its recently formed sub-committees in the face of “protest” by a group of former leaders of Bangladesh Chhatra League.

  • Awami League Logo

    DNCC by-polls: AL starts selling nomination papers

    Three candidates willing to contest the upcoming by-polls of the Dhaka North City Corporation under the banner of Awami League collect nomination papers thus kicking off the nomination papers sale process.

  • Sheikh Hasina and Begum Khaleda Zia

    Once again AL, BNP plan big showdown for Jan 5

    Ruling Awami League and its political arch-rival BNP are getting prepared to stage a massive showdown on January 5, the fourth anniversary of the last parliamentary election, in differing views.

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

    Internal feud must not cost AL a 'sure win'

    Expressing her confidence about the Awami League's victory in the next national election, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the party men to be alert to internal conflicts so that it does not miss out on the “certain win”.

  • Murder

    Case filed over B’baria woman AL leader murder

    Police detain a man for questioning over the killing of women affairs secretary of Nabinagar upazila Awami League in Brahmanbaria.

  • Murder

    AL woman leader stabbed dead in Brahmanbaria

    Unidentified miscreants stab dead a local woman leader of Awami League in Nabinagar upazila of Bahmanbaria. The deceased, Swapna Akter, 45, was the woman affair secretary of the upazila unit AL, our Bahmanbaria correspondent reports quoting police and the vice president of the upazila unit of party.

  • Azharul Haque Arzu

    ‘AL MP Nizam Hazari behind Khaleda motorcade attack’

    A local Awami League leader accuses his party’s lawmaker Nizam Uddin Hazari of masterminding the attack on the convoy of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in Feni last month.

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

    History can’t be erased: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls upon the countrymen to remain alert so that the defeated forces in the Liberation War of 1971 cannot get the scope to distort the history.

  • Flag of Awami League and BNP

    Polls-time Govt: AL, BNP firm on their stances

    While the BNP sticks to its demand for holding the next national elections under a non-partisan polls-time government, the ruling Awami League insists the elections will be conducted as per constitutional provisions.

  • Sharifpur Kali Temple in Aminpur

    2 ruling party men stabbed at Ishwardi rail station

    Criminals stabbed an Awami League upazila unit leader and a Jubo League leader in Ishwardi Railway Station area yesterday afternoon.

  • Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain

    EC’s test to begin with city polls: BNP

    BNP senior leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain says the test of the current Election Commission will begin with the upcoming elections to Rangpur and other city corporations.

  • BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    AL’s remark on motorcade attack irrelevant: Fakhrul

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir says the comments made by Awami League leaders that the attack carried out on Khaleda Zia’s motorcade was a result of internal feud is totally “irrelevant.”

  • Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda

    CEC showers Hasina, AL with praises

    Hailing the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda says each sector in the country has seen development during the regimes of Awami League.

  • Obaidul Quader

    AL’s proposals ‘neutral’

    Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda termed the 11-point proposal submitted by the ruling Awami League for holding a free and fair election “neutral”, AL General Secretary Obaidul Quader has said.

  • Awami League Flag

    AL won't budge on polls under incumbents

    During its dialogue with the Election Commission today, the ruling Awami League is going to place an 11-point proposal, including

  • Awami League Flag

    Remarks on Zia, BNP: AL 'sees it as CEC's strategy'

    The Awami League is viewing Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda's remarks lauding BNP founder Ziaur Rahman as a strategy to make the party happy and draw it to the next national elections.

  • Workers Party for polls under incumbent govt

    Workers Party of Bangladesh yesterday recommended holding the next general elections under the incumbent Awami League government.

  • AL, BNP square off over polls-time govt

    The ruling Awami League is going to propose introduction of electronic voting for the next general elections and request the Election

  • four vice-chancellors,

    4 VCs in AL’s subcommittee draft list

    Four Vice-Chancellors and 11 teachers of different public universities are included in the draft list of the ruling Awami League’s sub-committee on education and human resources.

  • AL activist killed in 'gunfight'

    An Awami League activist was killed in a so-called “gunfight” between police and his cohorts in an isolated char area in Kushtia early hours yesterday.

  • Kushtia AL activist killed in ‘gunfight’

    An activist of ruling Awami League with criminal background have been killed in what police described as “gunfight” in Kushtia’s Daulatpur.

  • China favours permanent solution of Rohingya crisis

    Communist Party of China assures Bangladesh of convincing Myanmar government to resolve the Rohingya problem permanently. The assurance comes from a meeting in Beijing between the CPC and visiting 18-member Awami League delegation headed by its presidium member Lt Col (retd) Faruk Khan.

  • AL-led 14 party allies reject Suu Kyi’s speech

    The ruling Awami League-led 14-party alliance have rejected Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s first address to the nation after military crackdown in Rakhine state since August 25 that forced the thousands of Rohingyas to flee to Bangladesh.