Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda yesterday said that the Election Commission on Monday would take the decision whether the schedule for the 11th parliamentary elections will be shifted or not. The CEC made the comment while talking
Some unidentified miscreants have thrown out a 70-year-old father and killed his 45-year-old daughter Jarina Khatun on a moving bus at Ashulia area in the capital on Friday night. Ashulia Police Station SI Rafikul Islam has confirmed the news. The
The Shaheed Nur Hossain Day, a red-letter day in the restoration of democracy in the history of Bangladesh, will be observed today. On this day in 1987, Awami Juba League (AJL) leader Nur Hossain, who imprinted his bare chest and back with slogans
Election Commission Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed today said that no political party or candidate can start their election campaigns before November 30. “The political parties have been barred from polls campaigning before the date as the
Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda today urged all political parties in the country to take part in the 11th parliamentary election scheduled to be held by December 23 this year. The CEC came up with the call while addressing the
Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda has announced the national election schedule for the country’s 11th parliamentary election today. According to the polls schedule, the national election will be held on December 23 this year.
A Dhaka court has fixed November 14 for holding the charge framing hearing in Niko corruption case against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia. A makeshift special court at the capital's old Central Jail fixed the date today while the
The newly formed opposition pollical alliance Jatiya Oikyafront postponed its scheduled tomorrow’s road march programme towards Rajshahi. Sayrul Kabir Khan, a media wing staff of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, has confirmed the news tonight.
Awami League leaders have extended their support to the Election Commission’s move over the announcement of the poll schedule for the upcoming national election. HT Imam, a political adviser to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, told
The ruling Awami League (AL) is set to distribute its nomination papers for the upcoming general election among the aspirants from Friday (November 9). A press release signed by AL Office Secretary Abdus Sobhan Golap has confirmed the news.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today commissioned a full-fledged naval base here to be called ‘BNS Sheikh Mujib’ with officials saying the installation was crucial to cater the operational needs of the force in the capital. The navy base,
The newly formed political alliance Jatiya Oikyafront is scheduled to hold a rally tomorrow as it has got permission for the public rally at Suhrawardy Udyan on Tuesday. The authorities of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) today gave conditional
The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) in Dhaka today handed death penalty to two war criminals for committing crimes during the Liberation War in 1971. A three-member bench of the International Crimes Tribunal led by Justice Md Shahinur Islam has
The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) will on Monday pronounce the verdict on two alleged war criminals, who claimed to have committed crimes against humanity during the 1971 Liberation War. A three-member bench of the International Crimes
Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan once again warned on Saturday that strict actions will be taken if any attempt is made to create anarchy after the announcement of election schedule. He came up with the warning while talking to reporters after a
Chairman of Jukta Front Dr AQM Badruddoza Chowdhury on Friday night said their dialogue with the 14-party alliance has been successful as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina agreed in principle on most of their demands. “The Prime Minister responded
The nation will observe the mournful Jail Killing Day today by paying rich tributes to four national leaders and Liberation War heroes, who were brutally murdered inside the Dhaka Central Jail on November 3, 1975. When Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday said they want to hold a free, fair and neutral election so that people can choose their leadership. “To ensure how they will find that leadership is our aim,” she said in her introductory speech