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  • BNP Acting Chairman Tarique Rahman

    ACC seeks to freeze Tarique’s money in UK bank

    The Anti-Corruption Commission submitted a petition to a Dhaka court, seeking permission to freeze £59,341 deposited in Santander

  • Tarique to be brought back, punished: Law minister

    Law Minister Anisul Huq says BNP’s acting Chairman Tarique Rahman will be brought back from London to face the sentence of his conviction.

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

    Tarique will be brought back, punished: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in Parliament says that BNP's acting Chairman Tarique Rahman will be brought back to the country and punished.

  • Tarique no longer citizen

    The law minister and the attorney general have said BNP acting chairperson Tarique Rahman is not a citizen of Bangladesh any more

  • Attorney General Mahbubey Alam Opinion on Freedom Fighters' quota system

    Tarique is not a Bangladeshi citizen: AG

    BNP acting Chairperson Tarique Rahman is not a citizen of Bangladesh as he has no passport, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam says.

  • Shahriar Alam

    My Facebook account was hacked: Shahriar Alam

    Bangladesh State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam claims that his Facebook account was hacked last night. A post in connection to BNP acting chairman Tarique Rahman "surrendering his passport" was deleted from his FB profile wall, Shahriar Alam said in a latest post this morning.

  • Tarique Rahman passport handover

    Legal action for ‘baseless’ claim on Tarique’s passport handover

    Legal action will be taken for State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam’s “baseless” claim that BNP acting chairman Tarique Rahman handed over his Bangladeshi passport to the UK Home Office.

  • Tarique Rahman sends legal notice

    Tarique sends legal notice seeking proof of passport submission

    BNP acting Chairperson Tarique Rahman sends a legal notice to State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam seeking proof within the next 10 days over the allegation that he has given up his Bangladeshi citizenship by submitting his passport.

  • Tarique Rahman gave up Bangladesh nationality

    Tarique surrenders Bangladesh nationality: Shahriar

    State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam says Tarique Rahman, now acting chairman of BNP and living in London, has surrendered his nationality by handing over his Bangladesh passport.

  • Law Minister Anisul Huq says about BNP Acting Chairperson Tarique Rahman

    Govt holding talks to bring Tarique back: Minister

    The government is holding discussion with relevant persons for bringing BNP acting chairperson Tarique Rahman back to the country from London, Law Minister Anisul Huq says.

  • Tarique Rahman sends legal notice

    Tarique was behind it

    BNP Senior Vice-chairman Tarique Rahman, now in London, is the mastermind of Wednesday's attack on Bangladesh High Commission in London, alleged ruling Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader yesterday.

  • Tarique Rahman sends legal notice

    Tarique behind Bangladesh mission office attack: Obaidul

    The road, transport and bridges minister claims that BNP senior vice chairman Tarique Rahman, who is now in England, was involved in Wednesday’s attack on Bangladesh High Commission office in London.

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

    Tarique, Koko laundered $1b to Belgium, Malaysia: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina tells the parliament that Khaleda Zia’s two sons -- Tarique Rahman and Arafat Rahman Koko -- laundered USD 750 million to Belgium and USD 250 million to Malaysia.

  • Tarique verdict: Law minister won’t withdraw statement on judge

    Law Minister Anisul Huq says that he will not withdraw his statement about a lower court judge being influenced in acquitting BNP leader Tarique Rahman in a money laundering case.

  • Dinajpur court orders arrest for Tarique

    A Dinajpur court issues arrest warrant against BNP Senior Vice-chairman Tarique Rahman in a case filed for his derogatory remarks against Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 2014.

  • Never had anything close to $300m: Joy

    Reacting to BNP chief Khaleda Zia’s claim that he had US$300 million in a bank account and that this was mentioned in a case in the United States, prime minister’s son Sajeeb Wazed Joy has termed her “a liar and a thief”.

  • High Court

    Inform whether summons reached Tarique’s address: HC

    High Court asks chief metropolitan magistrate of Dhaka whether the summons on BNP leader Tarique Rahman has reached his London address.

  • Khaleda Zia's Punishment

    BNP may amend charter to denounce extremism

    The BNP is likely to amend its declaration and charter to clear its stance on religious extremism, amid criticisms at home and abroad for its alleged leniency towards militancy and radicalism.

  • HC clears way for trial of Tarique, three others

    The High Court yesterday cleared the way for a lower court concerned to resume the trial proceedings against BNP leader Tarique Rahman and three others in a bribery case involving Tk 21 crore.

  • Tarique Rahman

    Bribery case against Tarique to go ahead

    The High Court clears the way for trial court to run the trial proceedings against BNP leader Tarique Rahman and three others in a case filed on charge of bribery.

  • 'Two accused' in top two posts

    Awami League President Sheikh Hasina yesterday said the BNP elected "two accused" in its highest posts and termed the re-election of Khaleda Zia and Tarique Rahman as the party's chairperson and senior vice-chairman “a drama”.

  • BNP follows the old pattern

    The BNP was supposed to hold its national council more than three years ago to elect the party chief and other office bearers according to its charter. But it did not do so. Its failure allowed those who were either elected or picked by the chairperson in 2009 to continue holding their posts for three more years, which is equivalent to a fresh term.

  • Tarique being barred from coming home: Fakhrul

    BNP leader Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir alleges that the government is creating obstruction on the way to returning home of the party’s Senior Vice Chairman Tarique Rahman.

  • No one to challenge Khaleda, Tarique

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and her son, party's Senior Vice-Chairman Tarique Rahman, are going to be elected uncontested to their respective posts as nobody collected nomination forms to contest the posts yesterday, the scheduled day for collecting nomination forms of those posts.

  • HC wants to know if Tarique received summons

    The High Court asks the chief metropolitan magistrate of Dhaka to inform it in three days whether the summons on BNP leader Tarique Rahman in a graft case reached his London address.

  • 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

  • Graft case: HC rejects Tarique’s mother-in-law’s plea

    The High Court rejects writ petition filed by BNP leader Tarique Rahman’s mother-in-law Syeda Iqbalmand Banu seeking a stay on the trial procedure of a corruption case against her.

  • ACC challenges Tarique's acquittal at HC

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has taken a move to get a ruling from the High Court on BNP leader Tarique Rahman in a money laundering case involving Tk 20.41 crore.

  • Arrest warrant issued against Tarique

    A Dhaka court issues an arrest warrant against BNP Senior Vice Chairman Tarique Rahman in a case filed for calling Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman “Pakbandhu” (friend of Pakistan).

  • BNP condemns sedition charges against Tarique

    BNP condemns pressing of sedition charges against the party’s senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman, saying that it was an “unjustified and undemocratic move.”

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