. BNP National Standing Committee Member Hannan Shah said at a discussion on Saturday that the ruling party had publicly threatened to ban the Jamaat in June but that has not come off. The Jamaat-e- Islami, which had opposed Bangladesh’s independence in 1971, cannot take part in polls as the Election Commission has cancelled its registration following Read More..
Politicians on Wednesday urged the general people to get united and resist evil extremist forces in the country. They also urged the citizens to forge a grand national unity like one that was built during Bangladesh’s Read More..
Despite pressure from both inside and outside the party to sever ties with Jamaat for its anti-liberation role and alleged patronisation of various militant outfits, BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is still unwilling Read More..
A Dhaka court today issued arrest warrants against 59 leaders and activists of BNP-led 20-party alliance including Selima Rahman and Barkatullah Bulu in Motijheel arson attack case filed in January last year. BNP Read More..
The Awami League-led 14-party alliance will observe a ‘Mass Resistance Week’ from July 15 to July 21 protesting militancy and the recent spate of target killings across the country. Health minister and 14-party Read More..
Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad yesterday urged the prime minister to hold a national dialogue in parliament with all political parties who do not believe in the “politics of arson”. He made the call while Read More..
On Wednesday, Dhaka Metropolitan Special Tribunal -1 took cognisance of the chargesheet submitted by police in the case filed under the Explosives Act over the arson on a bus. It issued arrest warrants for 27 BNP Read More..
Vice-chairman Abdullah Al Noman made the call while talking to reporters after a BNP delegation met CEC Kazi Rakibuddin Ahmad to lodge complaints against poll fraud in the third phase of the municipal polls held Read More..
Spokesperson Ruhul Kabir Rizvi has said “Islam is being insulted” during the current government’s tenure while “those responsible for this are getting extrajudicial punishment”. There have been “repeated Read More..