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Hurl bomb at them in Jessore; 23 more Jamaat, Shibir men held in 3 dists Islami Chhatra Shibir activists early yesterday hurled a bomb and brickbats on police in Jessore town while the law enforcers besieged a student’s mess allegedly controlled by the pro-Jamaat-e-Islami student body supporters. In return, police fired two blank shots and […]

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It’s an effort to belittle opposition, say leaders Arafat Rahman Koko  BNP on Friday shrugged off the report on the recovery of Tk 13 crore purportedly laundered by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s younger son Arafat Rahman Koko, saying it is an effort by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to undermine the opposition. “The current ACC has […]

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React leading citizens; BNP doubts it Anti-graft campaigners, politicians, ministers and independent analysts yesterday welcomed the recovery of the money that Arafat Rahman Koko and his aide had laundered. They termed it a major step towards the country’s fight against corruption. But the BNP, whose chairperson is the mother of Koko, said it was “politically […]

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia exchange greetings at a reception with the invited guestson the occasion of the Armed Forces Day at Senakunja at Dhaka cantonment Wednesday. Photo: STARStar Online Report Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia avoided each other at a reception on the occasion of the […]

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BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Tuesday visits a painting exhibition on the occasion of Tarique Rahman’s birth day in the capital. BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Tuesday said her elder son Tarique Rahman leads a very honest life and is not involved in any sort of corruption. “All allegations of corruption against him were nothing […]

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The government will write to Transparency International (TI) headquarters against the Berlin-based graft watchdog’s Bangladesh chapter for its recent “ill-motivated” survey on MPs activities, Information Minister Hasanul Haque Inu told the House on Tuesday. “TIB’s report is ill-motivated and undermined MPs before people intentionally. We will send the report [TIB survey] to TIB’s headquarters saying […]

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This is not the full video. There have been instances where Shahjahan Khan rushed to beat Bar. Rafiq and threatened to pluck his eyes. AL MP Israfil Alam joined with him in abusing others. Roni sat calmly, so did others. Eventually the show adjourned in name of break and news broadcast. We are working on […]

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Dhaka, Nov 19 (bdnews24.com)—BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday sought one more chance to govern and pledged to change the face of the country through massive development. “We want one more chance and support from the people. I’ll change the face of the country and present Bangladesh before the world as a model country,” the […]

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In this November 13 photo, activists of Jamaat and Shibir attack the motorcade of Law Minister Shafique Ahmed near Sonargaon crossing in the capital. Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury on Sunday severely blasted the US embassy in Dhaka for what she said siding with Jamaat-e-Islami by urging the government for a dialogue with the anti-liberation war […]

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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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