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73rd founding anniversary of Awami League today

The 73rd founding anniversary of ruling Awami League, which led the country’s Independence through the 1971 Great Liberation War, is being celebrated today. Established in 1949 as Awami Muslim League at Rose Garden in capital’s old part on the day and later the party was appeared as Bangladesh Awami League (AL) to give it a secular look. Read More...

Medical board to review Khaleda's condition Monday evening

The 19-member medical board, formed for the treatment of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia at Evercare Hospital in the capital, is going to meet this evening to review her condition. Professor Dr AZM Zahid Hossain, a personal physician of Khaleda, said the medical board will sit at the meeting at 5pm. Read More...

Don’t play with fire, Obaidul Quader warns BNP

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said on Sunday that his party stands firmly against communal forces and the falsehood of BNP. "Our party was born through movement on streets and will never leave the streets," he said at the tri-annual council of Mohammadpur Thana and Ward Awami League at Mohammadpur Town Hall ground in the capital Sunday morning. Read More...

Khaleda Zia admitted to hospital

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has been admitted to the Coronary Care Unit (CCU) of Evercare Hospital in the capital early today. "Khaleda Zia suddenly fell ill at midnight. She was taken from her Gulshan residence to Evercare Hospital at 2:55am,"Shairul Kabir Khan, an official of the media wing of the BNP chairperson, told media. Read More...

BNP has no power to thwart elections: Jahangir Kabir Nanak

Awami League presidium member Jahangir Kabir Nanak has said that the BNP-Jamaat evil force has risen again with the upcoming 12th National elections in mind. They want blood and they want to destabilize the country. But there is no benefit, no matter how much you conspire, you do not have the power to resist the election. Read More...

AL has called for protests across the country on June 4.

Awami League joint general secretary Mahbub-ul-Alam Hanif has said that the party will hold protests and demonstrations across the country on June 4. He said the protests would be in protest of the death threats against Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Read More...


AL has called for protests across the country on June 4

Awami League joint general secretary Mahbub-ul-Alam Hanif has said that the party will hold protests and demonstrations across the country on June 4. He said the protests would be in protest of the death threats against Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Read More...

BNP sits with Ganosanghati Andolan

BNP on Tuesday sat with Ganosanghati Andolan in the city as part of its ongoing dialogue with political parties to forge a strong unity for a greater movement for the "restoration" of democracy. Read More...

BNP leaders are expert in looting and plundering: Quader

Awami League General Secretary, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said in response to BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir's recent remarks about the number of stations on the Metrorail, that the public interest is not really important to Fakhrul. The important thing is how to loot money. BNP leaders are expert in looting and plundering. That’s why they only look for money without considering public interest. Read More...

Awami League and BNP clash in Bogra, 10 injured

Clashes broke out between the Awami League and the BNP over the insulting of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at a BNP conference in Gabtali, Bogra. At least 10 people were reported killed in the clashes. Read More...

BNP leaders & activists should swim across the Padma river: Information Minister

Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud said those who opposed and conspired against the Padma Bridge, including BNP leaders and activists, should cross the Padma River by swimming, not over the bridge. He also commented that those who opposed it should apologize. Read More...

BNP is looking for a blind alley to come to power: Obaidul Quader

Awami League General Secretary and Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader has said that the BNP is looking for a blind alley to come to power. That is why the BNP has been holding dialogues with various political parties recently to outline a united movement against the government. Read More...

Chhatra Dal and BCL clash near High Court

Chhatra Dal members were attacked by the Chhatra League members while they were conducting a procession from near the High Court today Thursday (May 26). Previously on Tuesday, more than 35 people were injured in clashes between Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) and Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) activists in the Central Shaheed Minar area of Dhaka University. Read More...

Government is conspiring with EVM: Rizvi

BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi said the government is conspiring with EVMs. He said the party had made it clear that EVMs would not lead to a fair vote. There will be fair voting through ballot. It has been a proven method in countries all over the world. Read More...

Chhatra Dal's two-day program across the country in protest of the BCL attack

The Chhatra Dal has announced a two-day protest program in protest of the BCL's attack on the party leaders and workers. Chhatra Dal central president Kazi Raunkul Islam Sraban announced the program at a press conference at the BNP's central office in the capital's Naya Paltan on Tuesday night (May 24). Read More...

Chhatra Dal-Chhatra League clash in Shaheed Minar area, 30 injured

Clashes broke out between Chhatra League and Chhatra Dal in the central Shaheed Minar area. At least 30 leaders and activists including senior vice-president of Chhatra Dal and organizing secretary of Central Chhatra Dal Abu Afsan Mohammad Yahya were injured in the incident. Read More...