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  • 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.

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    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.

  • Govt not sincere on forming unity against militancy: Fakhrul

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir alleges the government is not sincere to forge national unity to tackle militancy in the country.

  • AL behind secret killings: Khaleda

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia holds the leaders and activists of the ruling Awami League responsible for all the recent killings.

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    Khaleda asks Hasina to quit power like UK PM Cameron

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia calls upon Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to step down from power paving the path for holding a free, fair and inclusive general election under a nonparty caretaker government.

  • AL a ‘militant party’: Khaleda

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia dubs the ruling Awami League a “militant political party” and adds that security of the country will return if AL’s supporters are brought to book.

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    People victim of extremism due to unaccountable govt: Moudud

    People have recently become victims of extremism, militancy, murders and enforced disappearances as an unaccountable government is running the country, a senior BNP leader Moudud Ahmed.

  • Khaleda blames Hasina for Fahim’s death

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia blames Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for the death of militant suspect Golam Faizullah Fahim in the name of “crossfire”.

  • AL alliance’s ‘mass resistance’ week in July

    Calling upon the people from all walks of life to form a strong resistance against the ongoing killings and abductions, the ruling Awami League led 14-party alliance says that they would observe a mass resistance week across the country from mid-next month.

  • TIB Chairperson Sultana Kamal expresses her grave concern over absence of good governance.

    No good governance if govt takes law in hand: Sultana Kamal

    Good governance cannot be there if the government takes law in its hand to retain its existence somehow or other, Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) Chairperson Sultana Kamal says.

  • Syed Ashraf leaves Dhaka for London

    Awami League general secretary and Minister for Public Administration Syed Ashraful Islam left Dhaka for London today to take part in an international conference there.

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    Govt repression on media on: Khaleda

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia alleges that the government has continued its repression on journalists and threats to the media.

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    Rizvi now blasts Inu at press briefing

    Blaming a faction of Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal (JSD) for creating anarchy in post-independence Bangladesh, BNP today says Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu should be brought to justice for that.