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No valid bar to continue the case: SC

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Sunday cancelled a petition filed by Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia for putting down proceedings of Barapukuria coal mine corruption case Details

The sculptures carrying heritage will not be removed: Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday refused Hefajat-e Islam’s demand for removal of all the sculptures saying the sculptures supporting spirit of the Liberation War and heritage will Details

Greek statue removal is the decision of supreme court

Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Friday said the removal of the statue of Greek goddess from the Supreme Court premises is the decision of the Supreme Court. Quader, also Details

Comilla Mayor Shakoo secures permanent bail

BNP-elect Comilla City Corporation Mayor Monirul Hoque Shakoo got permanent bail from a Dhaka court today in regard to a corruption case of 2008. Judge Kamrul Hossain Mollah of the Senior Details

BNP to stage nationwide demo tomorrow

BNP is going to stage a nationwide demonstration across the country tomorrow as the party has not been allowed to hold its rally at Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka today.   BNP Senior Details

Salim Osman granted bail

A Dhaka court on Tuesday granted bail to Jatiya Party lawmaker AKM Salim Osman in a case recorded for humiliating school teacher Shyamal Kanti Bhakta in public in Narayanganj. Chief judicial Details

Global refugee crisis contributes to the rise in terrorism and violent extremism: PM

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina urged world leaders to take a strong step for finding out a solution to global refugee crisis that contributes to the rise in terrorism and violent Details

BNP beg for permission for protest rally at Suhrawardy Udyan

BNP on Monday begged for permission from the authorities concerned to hold a rally at Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka on May 24, protesting the recent drive at the party chief Details

Khaleda receives power by following Ayub Khan

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said Khaleda receives power by following Ayub Khan’s government system. The premier also said, Awami League has to fulfill the promises it made to people Details

Raid at Khaleda Zia Gulshan office ends

Police ended their raid on BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's Gulshan office on Saturday morning, reports UNB. The raid came to an end around 9:30am and policemen went out from the office Details

Poll preparations of AL to start from the meeting of tomorrow

The ruling Awami League will start taking their preparations for the 11th parliament election from Saturday’s (Tomorrow) extended meeting to be chaired by party president Sheikh Hasina, party’s General Secretary Details

Mass media and journalists are one of the basic pillars of democracy

BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Friday strongly denounced the Foreign Ministry's circular to monitor the activities of Bangladeshi journalists while traveling abroad, saying it has exposed Details

HC transfers the case to special court

The High Court on Wednesday transferred Zia Charitable Trust corruption case against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia from Special Judge Court-3 to Special Judge Court-5. Justice M Enayetur Rahim and Justice Shahidul Details

Court orders death penalty for 23 people

A court in Narayanganj ordered death penalty for  23 people for killing four activists of ruling Awami League in Narayanganj in 2002. Kamrun Nahar, additional district and sessions judge court 2, Details

HC stays 3 violence cases against Khaleda

The High Court on Tuesday stayed the trial proceedings of three violence cases filed against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in 2015, UNB reports.   The High Court bench of Justice Mitfah Uddin Details

The present unelected government was making serious falsehood

Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Monday cancelled the government's claim of attaining 7.24 per cent GDP growth in the outgoing financial year 2016-17. BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi at Details

Next general polls would be held in EVM system

The ruling Awami League seeks for use of Electronic Voting System in the next general election scheduled in 2019. Obaidul Quader, general secretary of Bangladesh Awami League on Saturday said at Details

The EVM would be used in 11th parliamentary election: Rizvi

Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Friday referred the Election Commission's fresh move on EVM as an ill-motive, which came after recent comments of the prime minister's son in favour of introducing Details

Balance will be brought in executive power through essential amendment: Khaleda

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Wednesday said her party wants to bring a balance in Prime Minister's executive power through a constitutional amendment if returns to power. Mentioning that the existing Details

Khaleda Zia to hold press conference soon

About unveiling full version of BNP’s charter vision-2030,Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said the party chairperson Khaleda Zia would place it soon, saying it might be Details