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  • Khaleda in Sylhet: BNP activists chased off roadside

    BNP leaders and activists were dispersed by law enforcers at different places as they gathered to greet party chief Khaleda Zia who was heading for Sylhet yesterday, just three days before a court is set to deliver verdict in a graft case against her.

  • Khaleda's trial sees heated arguments

    Trial of the Zia Charitable Trust graft case was halted for around 10 minutes yesterday as the judge left the courtroom amid heated arguments between the defence and the prosecution.

  • BNP Chief Khaleda Zia

    Niko graft case: Court asks Khaleda to appear Feb 4

    A Dhaka court asks BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and 10 other accused to appear before it on February 4 in Niko corruption case.

  • Moudud Ahmed

    Khaleda to be acquitted if court remains neutral: Moudud

    BNP standing committee member Moudud Ahmed says his party chief Khaleda Zia will be acquitted if the court remains neutral.

  • Khaleda’s call for unity true: Fakhrul

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir calls upon the government to stay away from dishing out lies centering Khaleda Zia's call for unity against terrorism and militancy.

  • Transit fee ridiculous: Khaleda

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia alleges that the government is demeaning the country’s independence and sovereignty by awarding corridor to India in the name of transit.

  • Khaleda has no mobile!

    No mobile connection belongs to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia since she did not register any SIM (subscriber identity module) through the biometric process, State Minister for Posts and Telecommunications Tarana Halim said yesterday.

  • HC clears way to try Khaleda

    The High Court has cleared the way for a lower court to continue trial proceedings against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in Zia Charitable Trust corruption case.

  • BNP to hold May Day rally at Suhrawardy Udyan

    BNP has got permission from the Dhaka Metropolitan Police to hold workers’ rally in Dhaka’s Suhrawardy Udyan on the occasion of May Day.

  • Khaleda gets bail in 5 cases

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday secured bail in five cases, including a sedition case.

  • Jatrabari arson: Arrest warrant for Khaleda

    Dhaka court issues arrest warrant against BNP chief and 27 others in connection with an arson attack on a passenger bus at Dhaka’s Jatrabari on January 23 last year that left one killed and 30 others injured.

  • Khaleda asked to appear in court on April 13

    A Dhaka court yesterday asked BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia to appear before it on April 13 in connection with the Gatco graft case.

  • Trial of Khaleda, Tarique begins on March 1

    Trial of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, her son Tarique Rahman and 13 others in the Dandy Dyeing loan default case will begin on March

  • BNP demands 1971 martyrs’ list

    BNP leader Nazrul Islam Khan calls upon the government to prepare a list of the Liberation War martyrs like that of the freedom fighters.

  • Khaleda sued for sedition

    A Dhaka court yesterday summoned BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia to appear before it on March 3 in a sedition case filed for her remarks on the number of Liberation War martyrs.

  • Sedition suit against Khaleda a mockery: Fakhrul

    On the note of the sedition lawsuit against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, the party’s acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir says “it is nothing but a mockery”.

  • Hundreds protest at Gulshan against Khaleda

    Protesters, hundreds in number including freedom fighters and several cultural and political activists, have formed a human chain at Gulshan-2 intersection of Dhaka against BNP chief Khaleda Zia’s statement on the count of 1971 martyrs.

  • Court orders probe into sedition charges against Khaleda

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is sued for sedition for her recent comment questioning the number of martyrs in the country's Liberation War of 1971.


    The BNP chief, in her first public address in more than a year on Monday said, “There is still a controversy about the exact number of

  • Khaleda gets bail in Niko graft case

    A Dhaka court grants bail to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia after she surrendered before the court in Niko corruption case.

  • Municipality polls: Shahjahan to verify BNP nominations

    BNP informs the Election Commission that its joint secretary general Md Shahjanan will verify the nomination papers of its prospective mayoral candidates for the municipality polls.

  • Khaleda conspiring to destabilise country: Hasina

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is conspiring from abroad to destabilise the country through killing foreigners living in Bangladesh.

  • ‘PM’s comment might influence trial’

    Terming Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s claim that Khaleda Zia and her son Tarique Rahman had link to the August 21 grenade attack "baseless", BNP says the PM’s comment might influence the trial of the case.

  • Khaleda sends Eid greetings to Hasina

    Two member BNP delegation hands over the Eid greetings card from Khaleda to Hasina.

  • Khaleda skips campaign for today

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia skips electioneering for today in favour of her party-backed mayoral candidates in two Dhaka city corporations as repairing to her damaged SUV is underway.