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BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Sunday night hosted a dinner at her Gulshan residence for Indian High Commissioner Pankaj Saran where they discussed her recent India tour, an aide said. Khaleda’s Press Secretary Maruf Kamal Khan said Saran was invited for the diner that started at 8pm and continued until 10:15pm. On Nov 3, Khaleda […]

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BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir addresses a workshop at a city hotel on Saturday. Branding the Anti-Corruption Commission as an Awami League agent, BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday said it turns a blind eye to the government’s massive corruption. “When corruption is eating up the vital of […]

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Fakhrul bins recovery of Koko’s money BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir yesterday termed the matter of bringing back Arafat Rahman Koko’s laundered money from Singapore by the Anti-Corruption Commission part of a conspiracy against the party. “The ACC has become an agent of the government…. On behalf of the government, the ACC […]

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Phulbari tense

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Rally against coal mine contract, defying ban; indefinite hartal from today Ignoring Section 144, several thousand people of Phulbari upazila in the district yesterday evening held a brief rally at Nimtola More protesting the government decision to let Asia Energy resume its survey in coal mine area. The upazila administration had imposed Section 144 yesterday, […]

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Shibir men fight cops

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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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