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BNP Standing Committee Member Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain on Saturday alleged that the government wants to create instability in the country by misguiding people in the name of Sharia law. In the name of Sharia and good governance, the government wants to mislead people and create a political anarchy in the country, he said. He made […]

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The by-polls to Tangail-3 constituency slated for tomorrow is expected to see a tough contest between Awami League-nominated contestant and the rebel AL candidate. The main opposition BNP has boycotted the by-polls. The Awami League Parliamentary Board nominated Shahidul Islam Lebu, former general secretary of Ghatail upazila AL unit, and Tangail District AL religious affairs […]

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BNP standing committee member Moudud Ahmed on Friday dropped a broad hint that the opposition MPs might return to parliament as part of the strategy of their movement. “The government has made parliament dysfunctional. We’re actively considering going back to parliament as part of our movement strategy. The issue is being discussed at the party […]

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday called upon opposition leader Khaleda Zia and others to “restrain themselves from creating any obstacles to the war crimes trial”. “If necessary, those who are opposing the trail will be tried under the Shariah law,” the premier said at the Awami League Working Committee Meeting at Gono Bhaban in […]

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Dhaka, Nov 15 (bdnews24.com)–Home Minister Mohiuddin Khan Alamgir on Thursday ruled out dialogues with the ‘killers’, hours after the US Embassy in Dhaka, concerned over the recent countrywide violence by the Jamaat-e-Islami supporters, stressed on dialogue. When his attention was drawn to the statement of the American Embassy, the minister told reporters: “No dialogue with […]

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Jamaat-e-Islami and Islami Chhatra Shibir men attack policemen at several places in the country this month injuring at least 200 law enforcers. Even though police were the apparent target, 300 civilians were also injured. The attacks were carried out at a time when trials of a few Jamaat leaders accused of crimes against humanity were […]

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Home Minister Mohiuddin Khan Alamgir Home Minister Mohiuddin Khan Alamgir on Wednesday said the government has information that opposition BNP was involved with the recent countrywide violence and attacks on police by Jamaat-Shibir activists. “The state will resist such anarchic movement by Jamaat-Shibir activists with utmost strength,” the minister told newsmen emerging from a meeting […]

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Khaleda Zia A day after a meeting with her party’s policymakers, BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia will sit with the top leaders of the 18-Party Alliance Wednesday night to discuss the country’s latest political situation and finalise the next course of action. The meeting will begin at about 8:30pm at the BNP chief’s Gulshan office. Party […]

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Jamaat-e-Islami called a down to dusk hartal in Khulna district protesting the arrest of its assistant secretary general and former legislator of Khulna-5 constituency Mia Golam Parwar. The Detective Branch of police on Monday arrested Golam Parwar in the capital’s Gulshan. Parwar was shown arrested in a case filed in connection with a clash between […]

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Court asks BNP leaders to come with statements by January 28 BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia A case has been filed in Natore against 22 top BNP leaders including party Chairperson Khaleda Zia challenging the party’s decision to expel four of its local leaders. On October 24, BNP expelled its four leaders for allegedly violating the […]

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Several police among 25 injured, vehicles vandalised, 16 activists held at Karwan Bazar Activists of Jamaat and Shibir set fire to a motorcycle of a police sergeant and pushed over a police van at Sonargaon crossing in the capital Tuesday afternoon. Photo: Rashed Shumon At least 25 people including several policemen were injured in a […]

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Dhaka, Nov 12 (bdnews24.com)—BNP spokesperson Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Monday said the government, not the opposition chief, has assumed the roles of both the ‘snake’ and the ‘quack’. His remark came in response to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s criticism of Khaleda Zia on Sunday over the Sept 29-30 attacks on the Buddhists in Cox’s […]

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