• ‘Mayor’s powers insufficient to solve problems’

    Several mayoral aspirants for the Dhaka North City Corporation observe that the prevailing problems of city dwellers cannot be solved due to absence of adequate power vested in a mayor.

  • Split order on Abbas’ bail in 2 cases

    High Court gives split verdict on bail plea of BNP-endorsed Dhaka mayor candidate Mirza Abbas in two criminal cases. The chief justice will now appoint another bench for the bail hearing.

  • Nigeria to vote for state governors and assemblies

    Nigerians are to vote for state governors in the final round of the country's election process.

  • Nigeria election

    Nigeria election: Muhammadu Buhari wins

    Former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari has become the first opposition candidate to win a presidential election in Nigeria

  • AL backs Nasir for Ctg mayor

    Awami League unanimously decides to back AJM Nasir, Chittagong city general secretary of the ruling party, as a mayoral candidate in the April 28 elections to Chittagong City Corporation

  • Khandker Mahbub Hossain (left) and AM Mahbub Uddin Khokon on Tuesday are re-elected as president and secretary respectively of Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) election.

    SCBA polls: Mahbub, Khokon re-elected

    BNP-Jamaat backed panel bags nine out of 14 posts including president and secretary in the year’s Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) election

  • intolerance

    Where has the tolerance gone?

    SOMETIME ago, a leader in this newspaper wondered what had happened to our sense of decency. The thought-provoking article struck a chord in many hearts, including mine.

  • Create atmosphere for talks, Ashraf tells Khaleda

    Ruling Awami League calls upon BNP chief Khaleda Zia to create congenial atmosphere for talks for an inclusive election

  • EC to sit for DCC polls date

    The Election Commission will hold a meeting with the officials of education ministry and law enforcement agencies on Thursday to discuss the date for Dhaka City Corporation polls.

  • 72-hr hartal again from Sunday

    The BNP-led 20-party alliance has called for a fresh spell of 72-hour countrywide hartal from Sunday morning to press home their demands that include general elections under a nonparty administration.

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