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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

More than 200 BNP men sued in Jhenidah for vandalism

A case was lodged against 235 leaders and activists of BNP for vandalizing the municipality community centre during factional  clash on May 3, UNB reports. Asaduzzaman, an official of the municipality Details

One-sided game will not be played

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir today said one-sided game will not be played in next national election. Without level playing field election cannot be taken place. Fakhrul also alleged Details

BNP always prepared for national polls

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Tuesday said his party is always prepared to take part in the next general election if an election-time supportive government and congenial Details

Arrest warrant issued for Tarique Rahman

A Gazipur court on Tuesday issued an arrest warrant for the arrest of BNP senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman and eight others in a case filed under the Special Powers Act, Details

May Day is for establishing rights to working classes people globally

Awami League General Secretary and Road & Bridge Minister Obaidul Quader on Monday, May Day is for establishing rights to working classes people globally. Therefore, all mill and factory owners Details