Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 06:20:47 AM
CPB rally bomb attack verdict: 10 to die, 2 acquitted 

CPB rally bomb attack verdict: 10 to die, 2 acquitted 

A Dhaka Court on Monday (Jan 20) sentenced 10 persons to death and acquitted two others for carrying out the 2001 bomb attack on a political rally of Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB) at Paltan Maidan in Dhaka that killed five persons.

2020-01-20 11:27:44
AL has no objection over DCCs polls reschedule

AL has no objection over DCCs polls reschedule

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said his party or the government had no objection to changing the date of polls to two city corporations.

2020-01-18 16:11:22
Bogura-1 MP Abdul Mannan passes away

Bogura-1 MP Abdul Mannan passes away

Abdul Mannan, a lawmaker from Bogura-1 constituency, died at a hospital in Dhaka. He was 70.

2020-01-18 12:14:14
Fake news being published over ACC case: Ishraque

Fake news being published over ACC case: Ishraque

BNP-nominated mayoral candidate for Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) election Ishraque Hossain claimed that fake information was being presented in various media about a case filed by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).

2020-01-16 15:52:34
All should abide by court order on DCCs polls date: Quader

All should abide by court order on DCCs polls date: Quader

Road, transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader called upon city dwellers including the protesting students of Dhaka University to accept the court’s order regarding the date of polls to the two Dhaka city corporations.

2020-01-16 14:11:21
HC order on DCCs polls deferment challenged 

HC order on DCCs polls deferment challenged 

An appeal was filed with the Appellate Division challenging the High Court order that had rejected the writ petition for deferment of the Dhaka City Corporations elections, staled to be held for January 30.

2020-01-16 13:53:40
Casino business: Enamul, Rupon remanded for 4-day

Casino business: Enamul, Rupon remanded for 4-day

A Dhaka court on Tuesday (Jan 14) placed Gendaria thana Awami League (AL) vice-president Enamul Haque Enu and his brother Rupon Bhuiyan on a four-day remand for their alleged link with casino businesses. 

2020-01-14 16:18:46
SC upholds war criminal Qaisar's death penalty

SC upholds war criminal Qaisar's death penalty

The Supreme Court on Tuesday (Jan 14) upheld the death sentence of Syed Mohammad Qaisar, a former Jatiya Party state minister, for his crimes against humanity during the country’s Liberation War in 1971.

2020-01-14 11:41:10
Sayeed Khokon made AL central committee member

Sayeed Khokon made AL central committee member

Sayeed Khokon has been made a member of Awami League central executive parliament.

2020-01-12 21:26:03
BNP against modern arrangement: Quader

BNP against modern arrangement: Quader

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said EVM system is globally-recognized in city corporation polls, but BNP doesn’t want modern system. Therefore, they are denouncing digital system.

2020-01-11 21:02:14
Amu-Tofail can’t hold responsibilities of coordinators: CEC

Amu-Tofail can’t hold responsibilities of coordinators: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda said Amir Hossain Amu and Toafil Ahmed cannot hold responsibilities of coordinators in the elections to two Dhaka city corporations.

2020-01-11 15:49:53
AL to accept any decision of EC on EVM: Quader

AL to accept any decision of EC on EVM: Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said their party would join the upcoming city elections if the Election Commission uses the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) or not. 

2020-01-07 20:04:01
No arrest sans warrant: EC Secretary

No arrest sans warrant: EC Secretary

Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday (JAN 7) directed authorities concerned not to arrest the candidates of Dhaka north and south city corporations election and their supporters without any warrant issued earlier.

2020-01-07 19:28:38
Blood smell in the air: Obaidul Quader

Blood smell in the air: Obaidul Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader urged leaders and activists of 14-party to stay alert as conspiracy smelt in the air.

2020-01-04 19:12:16
PM declares Nahean BCL president, Lekhak gen secy 

PM declares Nahean BCL president, Lekhak gen secy 

Awami League (AL) President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina declared Al-Nahean Khan Joy and Lekhak Bhattacharjee president and general secretary respectively of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), the student wing of the party.

2020-01-04 18:21:39