Suhrawardy Udyan

'Country being exposed to confrontational politics'

The BNP wants to hold the Dhaka rally in front of its Nayapaltan headquarters on December 10. But the government said the party must hold it at Suhrawardy Udyan, not Nayapaltan. Both the Awami League and the BNP are at loggerheads over the rally venue.

December 24, 2022
December 24, 2022

AL’s 22nd national council underway

The Awami League's 22nd national council is underway after Prime Minister and the party President Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the event this morning.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

'Country being exposed to confrontational politics'

The BNP wants to hold the Dhaka rally in front of its Nayapaltan headquarters on December 10. But the government said the party must hold it at Suhrawardy Udyan, not Nayapaltan. Both the Awami League and the BNP are at loggerheads over the rally venue.

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

December 10 rally: Govt, BNP at odds over venue

The government and the BNP appear to be on a collision course over the venue of the latter’s much-talked about December 10 Dhaka rally as neither would budge on its stance.

December 20, 2019
December 20, 2019

Come forward with ideology of Bangabandhu: Hasina to party men

Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina describes her party as the country’s “biggest and strongest” political organisation and calls upon its leaders and workers to come forward with principle and ideology of Bangabandhu.

February 5, 2019
February 5, 2019

BNP postpones Feb 8 rally

BNP yesterday postponed its scheduled public rally at Suhrawardy Udyan on February 8, due to the ongoing Ekushey book fair.

November 7, 2018
November 7, 2018

Movement if talks fail

Jatiya Oikyafront has threatened to intensify agitation through a series of programmes, including a road march towards Rajshahi from the capital tomorrow, if the ruling Awami League does not accept its proposals in their second round of parley today.

November 5, 2018
November 5, 2018

Madrasa student electrocuted at Suhrawardy Udyan

A madrasa student died from electrocution during a rally of ulamas at the capital's Suhrawardy Udyan yesterday.

October 1, 2018
October 1, 2018

BNP focuses on polls, unity

Political opposition BNP rolls out a seven-point charter at their rally, placing demand for Khaleda Zia’s unconditional release on the top of their agenda.

October 1, 2018
October 1, 2018

City entries gridlocked

People heading for Dhaka had to go through immense sufferings yesterday as police stopped many buses at different spots in the name of security checks.

September 24, 2018
September 24, 2018

Minority community worried that violence against them may rise

Minority communities have been apprehending that incidents of violence and attacks on them might escalate with the next national elections drawing close.