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November 5, 2018
November 5, 2018

No movement if dialogue is successful: BNP

BNP yesterday said it will not go for movement if the current political crisis is resolved through Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's talks with

November 2, 2018
November 2, 2018

14-PARTY-OIKYAFRONT TALKS: Not much resolved

Dr Kamal Hossain found no specific solution in prime minister's speech. BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said his party was not satisfied with how the talks went. JSD President ASM Abdur Rab said their movement would continue to realise their seven-point demand. And Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said they would not go beyond the constitution.

October 31, 2018
October 31, 2018

Talks history offers food for thoughts

The ruling Awami League will begin talks with opposition political alliance Jatiya Oikyafront tomorrow with a backdrop of an eventful saga of success and failure in the history of dialogue in Bangladesh politics. In the following we have reproduced the article, by Shakhawat Liton published in 2016, analysing the history of political dialogues in the country.

October 30, 2018
October 30, 2018

16-member Oikyafront delegation to join dialogue at Gono Bhaban Nov 1

A 16-member delegation of Jatiya Oikyafront led by Gono Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain is to sit for the much anticipated dialogue with the ruling quarter on November 1.

October 28, 2018
October 28, 2018

AL 'plans to field dummy candidates'

Keeping in mind the last parliamentary election that saw 154 candidates elected uncontested, the ruling Awami League now considers fielding dummy contenders alongside the party nominees in all the 300 constituencies.

October 27, 2018
October 27, 2018

Magura AL factional clash leaves one dead

A man is killed and 20 other people are injured in a clash between two factions of Awami League in Magura’s Sadar upazila.

October 23, 2018
October 23, 2018

Awami League Parliamentary Party sits Oct 26

A meeting of Awami League Parliamentary Party (ALPP) will be held on October 26.

October 2, 2018
October 2, 2018

Stay alert to conspiracies

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday urged Awami League leaders and activists to remain alert to all conspiracies keeping in mind that the party was moving forward fighting many odds and obstacles.

October 2, 2018
October 2, 2018

BNP's Hint at Polls Participation: AL now finalising strategy

At Sunday's rally, the BNP gave a clear message to the Awami League and the international community that it would take part in the national election.

September 16, 2018
September 16, 2018

Islamic Democratic Alliance formed

A new alliance named "Islamic Democratic Alliance" (IDA) was formed yesterday, comprising of 15 Islamic and like-minded political parties and organisations, to support the ruling 14-party alliance during the upcoming parliamentary election.