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Judiciary has totally collapsed in Bangladesh: Fakhrul Prothom Alo English Desk | Oct 16, 2018      BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Tuesday alleged that the date for delivering verdict in Zia Charitable Trust graft case against the party’s chairperson Khaleda Zia and others was fixed “illegally at the behest of the government”. “The […]

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Kamal’s Front emerges with call to action, B Chy’s in disarray Mohiuddin . Dhaka | Oct 16, 2018   Prothom Alo      The newly-formed opposition coalition ‘Jatiya Oikya Front’ or National Unity Front will finalise a package of programmes at a meeting today, Tuesday, demanding holding of the next general elections under a neutral administration. The meeting, […]

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Legal notice issued over Digital Security Act Tuesday 16th October 2018  Ittefaq Report A lawyer of the Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a legal notice to the concerned authorities for proper amendments to nine sections of the Digital Security Act. The lawyer, SM Zulfikar Ali Zunu, served the notice over registered mails to the ministers […]

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BNP to bring back reformist, inactive leaders  Nawaz Farhin Antara    Dhaka Tribune  Published at 12:50 am October 17th, 2018 BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul islam Alamgir has been coordinating the process of bringing the former party leaders back, following the instruction of acting BNP chairperson tarique Rahman Mehedi Hasan/ Dhaka Tribune The party is trying […]

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Mahi B Chy convinced of anti-state conspiracy in Jatiya Oikya Front  Tribune Desk October 14th, 2018 Form left- Nagorik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna and BDB Joint Secretary General Mahi B ChowdhuryCollected The phone call, made after both the Jatiya Oikya Front and Bikalpadhara Bangladesh held separate press briefings on Saturday, has gone viral on […]

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PM calls BNP killers, denounces Dr Kamal Sunday 14th October 2018  Ittefaq Ittefaq Report Calling the BNP ‘killers’, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has denounced Dr Kamal Hossain for joining hands with them. The Premier made the statement while speaking at a big public meeting organised by Shibchar Upazila unit of Awami League in Kathalbari Ferryghat […]

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Kamal, B Chy call separate press briefings Prothom Alo English Desk |  Oct 13, 2018       Just before the announcement of the framework of greater national unity, a rift has developed between Kamal Hossain and Badruddoza Chowdhury as they called for separate press conferences today (Saturday) to clear their positions, reports UNB. Jatiya Oikya Prokriya, led […]

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Verdict in Aug 21 Cases: BNP reacts to observations It’s similar to AL’s political speech, says Fakhrul BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir addresses a press conference at the party’s Nayapaltan central office in Dhaka on Friday, October 12, 2018. Photo: Collected Staff Correspondent The Daily Star 12 October 2018 Court’s observations in the […]

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COUNTDOWN TO ELECTION 2018-V Foreign policies rank prominent in voters mind Shahid Islam   12 October 2018  Weekly Holiday Time may be a great healer, although at times it also adds to the afflictions one endures. Never before did the citizenry of Bangladesh bother so much about the regional and global policies pursued by their governments, […]

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Awami League sets high bar  Fazlur Rahman Raju   Dhaka Tribune  October 13th, 2018 The ruling party wants its strongest available candidates to help fuel a drive for a third consecutive term Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka Tribune Resolving internal conflicts and picking the right candidates will be the Awami League’s key challenges, say party insiders A cautious Awami League […]

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Quader: BNP becoming irrelevant just like Muslim League  Dhaka Tribune Tanjil Hasan, Munshiganj October 12th, 2018 Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader inspected construction progress of the Padma Bridge Project in MawaTanjil Hasan/Dhaka Tribune He made the comment while speaking to reporters at Mawa area of Munshiganj on Friday Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul […]

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New projects to please voters Jahangir Shah . Prothom Alo, Dhaka | Oct 12, 2018        The government is hastily approving development projects one after another ahead of the general elections, apparently to please the voters, despite these projects not being in the Annual Development Programme (ADP). In the last three months, a total of 126 […]

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