Dhaka: 11:40 AM, Wed, 24 Oct, 2018

Sylhet police detain 6 BNP activists including Shahriar

Staff Correspondent, Sylhet:  Police has picked up six leaders and activists of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and its front organisations including BNP central executive member Shahriar Hossain Chowdhury.

'Decision on polls-time govt size October 26'

Senior Correspondent: Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said that the decision on the election-time government will be taken on October 26.

BNP stages 'black-flag' procession in capital

Senior Correspondent: Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) on Sunday brought out 'black-flag' procession in the capital protesting the August 21 verdict against BNP acting chairman Tarique Rahman.

Not possible to hold fair polls with split EC: Fakhrul

Senior Correspondent: Claiming that there has been a rift in the election commission (EC), BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said it is not possible to hold a fair election with this split election commission.

Don’t know whether polls will be held: Ershad

Senior Correspondent: HM Ershad, Chairman of the United National Alliance (UNA), has expressed his doubt over holding the upcoming 11th parliamentary election.

Govt tensed over Jatiya Oikya Front formation: Moudud

Senior Correspondent: BNP senior leader Moudud Ahmed claimed that the government is tensed following the formation of anti-government platform Jatiya Oikya Front.

Oikyafront holds meeting with foreign diplomats

Senior Correspondent: Senior leaders of newly formed Jatiya Oikyafront held a meeting with foreign diplomats stationed in Dhaka at a city hotel on Thursday afternoon and later briefed about the country’s latest political situation and the alliance’s position on the next general election.

Jatiya Oikyafront to hold rallies in 3 cities

Senior Correspondent: After Sylhet, Jatiya Oikyafront has announced to hold rallies in Chattogram and Rajshahi.

NAP, NDP leave 20-party alliance

Senior Reporter: National Democratic Party (NDP) and Bangladesh NAP have announced to sever their ties with the BNP-led 20-party alliance.

14-party alliance to hold mass rally in Motijheel Oct 29

Staff Correspondent: The Awami League-led 14-party alliance will hold a mass rally in the capital’s Motijheel area on October 29 in protest against the ongoing falsehood and conspiracies by BNP-Jamaat.

‘Bikalpa Dhara knows nothing about 7-point demand’

Staff Correspondent: Bikalpa Dhara Bangladesh joint secretary general Mahi B Chowdhury has alleged that their party was not revealed over 7-point demand announced by Jatiya Oikya Front.

Greater national unity to be announced this evening

Senior Correspondent: The announcement of greater national unity with BNP of Gono Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain led Jatiya Oikya Prokriya and Dr Badruddoza’s Jukta Front is going to held at Saturday evening.

BNP leader Tariqul hospitalized

Senior Reporter: BNP standing committee member Tariqul Islam was admitted to Apollo Hospitals on Saturday noon.

‘Outline of national unity movement soon’

Senior Correspondent: BNP standing committee member Moudud Ahmed said that the outline of course of action and framework under the banner of Jatiya Oikya Prokriya will be announced soon.

BNP stunned over court’s observation in 21 August case

Senior Correspondent: BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said that BNP is stunned over the observation of court verdict in the August 21 grenade attack case.