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    Attack on Khaleda's Motorcade: AL leader accuses MP Nizam Hazari

    With the ruling Awami League and its archrival BNP trading blame over the attack on Khaleda Zia's motorcade in Feni, a district AL leader yesterday accused local lawmaker Nizam Uddin Hazari of playing a key role in the October 28 incident.

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    ‘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.

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    AL, BNP gear up for polls

    With the next national polls a year away, the ruling Awami League is scaling up its organisational activities while the BNP is focused on drumming up support for a non-partisan election-time government.

  • Forced to quit: BNP No pressure: AL

    The ruling Awami League thinks Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha has stepped down considering his health while its archrival BNP has alleged that he was forced to resign.

  • Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    Rally at Suhrawardy Udyan: BNP gets nod on 23 conditions

    The BNP yesterday said it received a conditional permission from the authorities concerned to hold a public rally in the capital's Suhrawardy Udyan today.

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    BNP plans big rally tomorrow

    Opposition BNP plans to stage a huge showdown tomorrow by organising a rally but did not get the formal permission to that end from the authorities concerned as of last night.

  • 'No revenge on Hasina'

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday said she would not indulge in politics of vengeance despite her political arch rival Prime

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    ‘Malaysia wants to see inclusive polls’

    Visiting Malaysian parliamentary delegation tells BNP that Malaysia wants to see an inclusive parliamentary election in Bangladesh, claims party Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir.

  • 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.

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    AL, BNP in 6 City Elections: A crucial test before nat'l polls

    The Awami League and its archrival BNP look to summon all their strength to ensure victory in the upcoming mayoral polls to six important city corporations as the elections will be a crucial test of their popularity ahead of the parliamentary polls.

  • BNP Standing Committee Member Moudud Ahmed

    No obstacle can resist Khaleda: Moudud

    BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed says no obstacle can resist their Chairperson Khaleda Zia's move to 'restore' democracy and people's 'voting rights'.

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    Attack on Khaleda's Motorcade: AL, BNP blame each other

    The Awami League and the BNP are at loggerheads over Saturday's attack on Khaleda Zia's motorcade in Feni, with each party blaming the other for the incident.

  • Tariqul Islam

    Tariqul taken to Singapore for treatment

    BNP standing committee member Tariqul Islam, who has been suffering from various health complications including kidney problems, is taken to Singapore on Tuesday morning for better treatment.

  • AL, BNP happy with Sushma's statement on Rohingyas

    The government, the ruling Awami League and the BNP are happy over Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's statement on the Rohingya issue as they hope that India's stance on the crisis will expedite the process of achieving a solution.

  • BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    We will fight to restore democracy: Fakhrul

    BNP believes in people’s strength of restoring democracy in the country instead of foreign friends, Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, secretary general of the party says.

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    BNP delegation meets Sushma

    Visiting Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj yesterday told BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia that India hoped a free, fair, credible and inclusive election would be held in the country and the polls would be acceptable to all.

  • BNP plans big for Khaleda's return today

    The BNP is planning a large gathering to receive party chief Khaleda Zia today at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.

  • 25 injured in cop action in 2 districts

    Police charged truncheons on processions of BNP and its associate bodies in Narayanganj and Barisal yesterday injuring at least 25 activists and leaders.

  • Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda

    CEC hopes BNP will take part in next polls

    Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda expresses his hope that BNP would take part in the next general elections expected to be held in late 2018.

  • 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

  • Arrest order for 23 BNP men for arson attack

    A Dhaka court issues arrest warrant against 23 BNP leaders and activists including party chairperson Khaleda Zia’s press secretary Maruf Kamal Khan and her personal assistant Shimul Biswas in a case filed for torching vehicles in Dhaka’s Mirpur area in March 2015.

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    BNP criticises $4.5b Indian credit

    BNP criticises the government over the USD 4.5 billion Indian credit, saying Bangladesh could not implement projects of the previous credits.

  • BNP against safe zone for Rohingyas: Moyeen

    A safe zone for Rohingyas inside Myanmar may lead to creation of another Palestine, BNP Standing Committee Member Abdul Moeen Khan says.

  • Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    Decision of forming ‘joint working group’ an uncertain process: BNP

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has termed the decision of forming joint working group by Bangladesh and Myanmar to repatriate the Rohingya refugees as an “uncertain process.”

  • Ruhul Kabir Rizvi,

    Rohingya crisis getting acute for diplomatic failure: BNP

    The Awami League-led Bangladesh government failed to bring neighbouring leading nations and the United Nations together in resolving the Rohingya crisis, BNP alleges.

  • Petition seeks arrest warrant for Khaleda

    A Dhaka court yesterday set Sunday for passing an order on whether it would issue an arrest warrant for BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia

  • BNP to take part in polls

    Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda yesterday said BNP had told them that they would contest the next parliamentary elections.

  • BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    BNP for national unity to face Rohingya crisis

    Terming the Rohingya crisis a national one, BNP has said it wants a national unity to face the problem instead of doing politic over the issue.

  • BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    Force Myanmar to take back Rohingyas: BNP

    BNP calls out to the government to force Myanmar to take back the Rohingya refugees who have taken refuge in Bangladesh because of persecution there.

  • Bangladesh Supreme Court

    BNP’s Farroque, 28 others get bail

    The High Court grants anticipatory bail to BNP leader Zainul Abdin Farroque and 28 other leaders and activists for six weeks in two separate criminal cases.