blockade

February 14, 2016
February 14, 2016

Dhaka-Ctg highway blockade lifted, traffic resumes

Traffic on Dhaka-Chittagong highway has returned to normal after one-and-half hour following the death of a college student in Comilla yesterday.

January 5, 2016
January 5, 2016

Blockade still on!

The countrywide blockade, called by the BNP-led 20-party alliance last year, is still on. It is hard to believe that the opposition alliance is yet to officially withdraw the programme through any...

January 5, 2016
January 5, 2016

They all care about democracy

The month of January has come again, starting a new year with new hopes and new promises. But it makes no difference to those stuck in a circle of pain, sorrow and uncertainties resulted from the...

January 3, 2016
January 3, 2016

PCJSS’s peaceful blockade in Rangamati

The daylong blockade enforced by Parbatya Chhatragram Janasanghati Samity (PCJSS-Santu Larma) in Rangamati protesting the rigging in municipality polls is going on peacefully.

December 1, 2015
December 1, 2015

Bangladesh offers transit facility to Nepal

Bangladesh offers transit facility to Nepal through its Chittagong and Mongla seaports for importing petroleum products from third countries to address its acute fuel crisis triggered due to the...

December 1, 2015
December 1, 2015

Blockade ‘risk’ to Nepalese children

Shortages of fuel, food, medicines and vaccines are putting more than three million infants at risk of death or disease as winter begins in Nepal, the UN children's fund (Unicef) has warned.

November 23, 2015
November 23, 2015

Nepal clashes: Death toll rises to 4

At least four demonstrators have been killed since Saturday in southern Nepal, during protests against the new constitution.

October 17, 2015
October 17, 2015

Fakhrul goes to Singapore for treatment

BNP acting Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir leaves Dhaka for Singapore today for treatment.

October 12, 2015
October 12, 2015

No blockade now: Ripon

BNP makes it “clear” that it does not have blockade or any other political programmes at present.

October 5, 2015
October 5, 2015

Fakhrul gets bail in blast case

BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir gets bail in a case filed for blasting bomb in Dhaka during an anti-government blockade in 2012.