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  • 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.

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh,

    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.

  • Faridpur map

    30 hurt in Faridpur AL infighting

    At least 30 people are injured in a clash between two factions of ruling Awami League over establishing supremacy at Saltha Upazila in Faridpur.

  • Obaidul Quader

    BNP to join JS polls fearing cancellation of registration: Quader

    Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader says that BNP will take part in the next parliamentary election in fear of revoking its registration as a political party.

  • PM urges party leaders to know real problems of the masses

    Prime Minister and Awami League President Sheikh Hasina urges the party leaders to establish their close link with common masses to know their real problems and inform those to top level of the government so that steps can be taken for their solution.

  • PM awarded for women empowerment

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been conferred with the “Agent of Change” award and “Planet 50-50 Champion” honour for her outstanding contributions to women empowerment.

  • Cases filed against BNP men as they committed crimes: PM

    Responding to BNP's allegation of facing too many cases, PM Hasina said that cases have been filed as they had committed such crimes adding that those who burnt people to death in the name of movement must be punished.

  • AL MP's son lands in jail

    Son of a ruling Awami League lawmaker from Satkhira was sent to jail yesterday following his arrest in two extortion cases.

  • MP Amanur denied bail, sent to jail

    A Tangail court yesterday sent ruling Awami League lawmaker Amanur Rahman Rana to jail after rejecting his bail petition in a case for killing freedom fighter Faruk Ahmed in 2013.

  • Amanur Rahman Khan Rana

    Faruk killing: AL MP Rana sent to jail on surrender

    Tangail court sends Awami League (AL) lawmaker Amanur Rahman Khan Rana to jail after he surrendered before it in freedom fighter Faruk Ahmed murder case.

  • MP's reception sees Biral high schools closed for a day

    High schools and madrasas in Dinajpur's Biral were closed yesterday as an official of the upazila secondary education office

  • Ex-AL leader, another to stand trial in absentia

    International Crimes Tribunal-1 yesterday decided to try in absentia two persons, a former president of Awami

  • AL leaders see positive indication

    Ruling Awami League and its arch-rival BNP are happy over the just concluded visit of US Secretary of State John Kerry.

  • AL bodies occupy govt land to set up offices

    The Awami League and its associate body Jubo Mahila League are setting up offices on government land in Kalai upazila of Joypurhat.

  • Sylhet BCL 'attacks' cops, injures six

    Six policemen were injured on Monday night in an alleged attack by Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) activists after three of

  • BNP-Jamaat govt behind Aug 21 attack

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has once again accused the then BNP-Jamaat government of perpetrating the grisly grenade attack on an Awami League rally on August 21, 2004.

  • BNP has given shelter to Bangabandhu killers: Nasim

    Awami League presidium member Mohammad Nasim blasts BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir for his comment that Awami League men were active behind the assassination of Bangabandhu and his family members.

  • BNP, Khaleda Zia, Bangladesh, birthday, August 15, politics, Dhaka

    BNP won’t cut cake on Khaleda’s ‘birthday’

    BNP will not cut any cake on the occasion of the party chief Khaleda Zia’s “birthday on August 15” this year as saying the country is passing through crises like militancy and terrorism.

  • Ruling party men assault Kushtia headmaster

    A group of activists of Jubo League and Bangladesh Chhatra League, youth bodies of ruling Awami League, beat up headmaster of a high school in Kushtia for submitting names of the school’s managing committee members without consulting with them.

  • 3 shot in Ctg BCL infighting

    Three persons are shot during a clash between two factions of Bangladesh Chhatra League on Chittagong College campus in the port city.

  • Gulshan attack a stain on country's image: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says the Gulshan terror attack and subsequent incidents were carried out by a quarter with vested interest aimed at maligning the bright image of Bangladesh as 'a role model of development' which the country has earned over the years through persistent endevour of her government.

  • AL, BNP to discuss Bangladesh situation at UK House of Lords

    Two high-profile delegations from the ruling Awami League and BNP are to attend a seminar organised by UK House of Lords over Bangladesh’s prevailing political and human rights situation on July 19.

  • Resist terrorism, militancy: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls upon the people to be united in resisting terrorism and militancy to establish peace and security in the public life.