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  • 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.

  • Rohingya issue: AL for int’l pressure on Myanmar

    Ruling party Awami League calls upon the international community to mount pressure on Myanmar to repatriate the Rohingyas residing in Bangladesh.

  • Women in Politics: Barely visible

    Some parties consider it achievable, some need more time to do so and there are many others who consider it a distant goal.

  • Show respect, leave power: BNP

    BNP calls upon the ruling Awami League to step down from the government, showing respect to the observations of 16th constitutional amendment verdict.

  • Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader

    BNP doing 'excesses' over verdict

    Ruling Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader yesterday alleged that a vested quarter was drawing up a plan abroad to put the country in a severe political turmoil and grab state power.

  • BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    Govt creating violence to retain power: BNP

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir claims that ruling Awami League is creating a violent situation centering the 16th amendment verdict to retain power.

  • 16th Amendment Verdict: PM informed president about govt stance

    Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader yesterday said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, as the chief of the government and the

  • BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    President-PM meeting over SC verdict ‘unprecedented’: BNP

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir terms the meeting of the prime minister with the president over 16th amendment verdict as “unprecedented” and accuses the government of hatching conspiracy to “snatching independence of the judiciary”.

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    2 hacked to death in two dists

    Two persons, including a ruling Awami League activist, were hacked to death in Jhenidah and Magura on Monday night.

  • Don't file cases without nod from centre

    Amid allegations of gross misuse of the ICT Act's section 57, the ruling Awami League has directed the party men to obtain permission

  • BNP out to make AL judiciary's opponent

    The Awami League alleges that the BNP with ill intentions was trying to make it an opponent of the judiciary.

  • Both AL, BNP see new alliance a positive sign

    Ruling Awami League and its political arch-rival BNP are sensing the new polarisation in politics ahead of the upcoming general election and they see it as a positive sign for democracy.

  • World now treats Bangladesh with honour: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says the incumbent government's continuity of tenure ensured a steady development campaign directly benefitting people and earned Bangladesh a dignified status in international arena.

  • Sheikh Hasina

    SC verdict a bar to return to '72 charter

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said the Awami League needed another term of office to implement mega projects to turn

  • It's ruling party men's deposits

    The BNP yesterday alleged that the deposits by Bangladeshis in Swiss banks rose sharply as the Awami League men were siphoning off their ill-gotten money there.

  • BNP says 'no' to Hasina-led polls-time govt

    The BNP yesterday said the Awami League general secretary's latest comment on the polls-time supportive government was an

  • Hasina urges people to re-elect AL

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday called upon people to give their verdict in favour of Awami League in the upcoming elections to maintain the pace of development.

  • Attack on Fakhrul: Now a case filed against 26 BNP men

    A day after a case was filed against the ruling Awami League men over the attack on the BNP secretary general's motorcade, another

  • AL to stay beside people: PM

    Prime Minster Sheikh Hasina greets the countrymen and pays homage to the party's founders on the occasion of its 68th founding anniversary saying that AL will always stay beside the people as before.

  • Attack on Fakhrul: 26 ruling party men sued

    Twenty-six activists of the ruling Awami League and its front organisations have been sued over the attack on BNP Secretary General

  • Obaidul Quader

    No AL membership to any communal element: Quader

    Awami League (AL) General Secretary Obaidul Quader asks the party leaders and workers to remain alert so that no communal evil force can intrude into the party during the member collection campaign of AL.

  • Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    AL making ‘blueprint’ to cling to power: BNP

    BNP alleges that Awami League is making a blueprint to hang onto power by force to protect the wealth of its leaders and activists amassed illegally.

  • BNP doing politics with haor people: Hanif

    Awami League Joint General Secretary Mahabubul Alam Hanif alleges that BNP is doing politics with affected people in the haor areas.

  • Sheikh Hasina

    Take vow to make developed Bangladesh: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges Awami League leaders and workers to take a fresh vow to build Bangladesh as a developed and peaceful country in South Asia. Sheikh Hasina was addressing a discussion organised by party's central committee on the occasion of 98th birthday of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

  • Govt wants to use militancy issue for political gain: Fakhrul

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir describes the issue of militancy in Bangladesh as mystery alleging that the government wants to use the issue for its political gain.

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    Keep children away from terrorism, militancy: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges all again to remain alert so that students and children do not take the wrong path of terrorism, militancy and drug addiction.

  • Obaidul Quader

    No deal against country’s interest: Quader

    Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader underscores that the government will not seal any deal with India against national interests.

  • PM misusing state power: BNP

    BNP Vice Chairman Khandaker Mahbub Hossain alleges that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is using state facilities “unethically” to carry out electioneering in favour of her party.

  • Obaidul Quader

    AL to accept people’s mandate if defeated in JS polls: Quader

    Sheikh Hasina will not influence voters even if she is defeated in the next general election, says Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader, assuring the Election Commission of extending all-out support to hold the free, fair and credible election under PM's supervision.