Dhaka: 9:56 AM, Wed, 20 Feb, 2019

Quader terms Oikyafront’s mass hearing as mass joking

Senior Correspondent: Awami League (AL) general secretary Obaidul Quader has termed the mass hearing being arranged over the irregularities of 11th general election by Oikyafront as mass joking.

BNP leader Ripon sent to jail after surrender

Staff Correspondent: BNP Special Secretary Dr Asaduzzaman Ripon was sent jail after a Dhaka court denied him bail in four sabotage cases.

‘AL not embarrassed with cases over Dec 30 polls’

Senior Correspondent: Awami League (AL) general secretary Obaidul Quader said that his party is not embarrassed with cases filed by defeated candidates of BNP and Jatiya Oikyafront over the anomalies of the 11th parliamentary election held on December 30, 2018.

‘There will be no anomalies in DUCSU polls’

Secretariat Correspondent: “There is no chance for anomalies in the Dhaka University Central Students' Union (DUCSU) election slated for March 11,” said Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader.

Those who submit nominations for women reserved seats

Staff Correspondent: Political parties having representation in the parliament have submitted nomination papers of their candidates to participate in the election to the women reserved seats of the 11th parliament.

AL reveals list of chairman candidates

Senior Correspondent: The ruling Awami League announced the names of chairman candidates of the second-phase upazila elections.

BNP-Oikyafront lose self-confidence: Info Minister

Staff Correspondent: Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud has said that BNP and Oikyafront have lost confidence on their own. So, now they cannot keep confidence on others.

Jatiya Party candidate Shafin’s nomination rejected

Staff Correspondent: Election officials have rejected the nomination of Jatiya Party mayoral candidate Shafin Ahmed for the Dhaka North City Corporation polls due to default loans.

Oikyafront creates negative political attitude: Quader

Senior Correspondent: Awami League general secretary, also Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has said Oikyafront's decision not to join the Gono Bhaban tea party at the invitation of the prime minister has exposed the party's old negative political attitude.

BNP to form human chain on 1st day of JS Session

Senior Correspondent: Terming the 11th parliament a ‘fake and stigmatised’ one, BNP on Tuesday announced to form a one-hour human chain in the city on Wednesday, protesting the start of its maiden session.

Atiqul gets AL ticket for DNCC by-polls, Zakia in Kishoreganj

Senior Correspondent: Awami League nominated businessperson Atiqul Islam to vie the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayoral by-polls.

PM invites Oikyafront leaders at Ganobhaban

Senior Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has invited Jatiya Oikyafront senior leaders to exchange greetings at Ganobhaban over tea on February 2.

Election to be competitive even without BNP: HT Imam

Senior Correspondent: Prime Minister’s political adviser H T Imam said that the upazila election will be competitive even BNP does not participate in the race.

All parties including BNP urged to join elections

Staff Correspondent: Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has urged all the registered political parties including BNP to join upcoming upazila and other elections.

AL wants competitive election in two by-polls

Senior Correspondent: Awami League (AL) General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said Awami League wants a competitive election in participation of all political parties in the by-elections to Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and Kishoreganj-1 constituency.