Dhaka: 10:56 PM, Tue, 17 Oct, 2017

EC to hold dialogue with AL on Wednesday

Staff Correspondent: The Election Commission (EC) will hold dialogue with Awami League (AL) on Wednesday as part of its ongoing talks with 40 registered political parties ahead of the 11th Jatiya Sangsad election.

BNP's proposal unacceptable: Inu

Senior Correspondent: Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu said that BNP's 20-point proposal to Election Commission (EC) is unacceptable and against constitution.

BNP decides to join electoral dialogue

Senior Correspondent: BNP has decided to take part in the ongoing dialogue which the Election Commission (EC) is holding with political parties ahead of next general election.

Ershad places 8-point proposal

Staff Correspondent: Jatiya Party chairman and Prime Minister’s special envoy HM Ershad placed 8-point proposal at the meeting held with Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda.

'Politics unfortunate over sick person'

Staff Correspondent: Law Minister Anisul Huq said it is very unfortunate to do politics over a sick person.

Chief Justice is not ill: BNP

Senior Correspondent: BNP has claimed that Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha is not ill, and he has been forced to go on leave.

‘Strengthen diplomatic acumen on Rohingya issue’

Senior Correspondent: BNP has urged the government to strengthen diplomatic acumen on Rohingya issue so that Russia and China can not apply their veto power on the issue in the United Nations Security Council.

14-party rejects Aung Suu Kyi's speech

Staff Correspondent: Awami League (AL) led 14-party alliance leaders outright rejected Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi's first address to the nation after military crackdown in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

Oikya Andolon stages demo over Rohingya issue

Senior Correspondent: Islami Oikya Andolon, an Islamic party, staged a demonstration in the capital’s Baitul Mukarram National Mosque area protesting atrocities on Rohingya people and demanding their repatriation to Myanmar.

Don't try to catch fish in troubled water; says Health Minister

Staff Correspondent: Spokesperson of 14-party alliance and Awami League Presidium Member Mohammed Nasim has urged all irrespective of parties and faiths to stand beside the government over the Rohingya issue.

'BNP doesn't want violence over supportive govt'

Senior Correspondent: BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said that his party does not want violence over the poll-time supportive government.

National election to be held in December of 2018: Muhith

Special Correspondent: Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith said according to the rules, national election will be held in December of 2018.

BNP's 39th founding anniversary today

Senior Correspondent: Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) celebrates its 39th founding anniversary on Friday.

Khaleda sends eid card to PM

Senior Correspondent: BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia sent an Eid card to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina wishing her a happy Eid-ul-Azha.

Ivy Rahman’s 13th death anniversary today

Staff Correspondent: The 13th death anniversary of Ivy Rahman, former president of Bangladesh Mahila Awami League and wife of late President Zillur Rahman, is being observed today (Thursday) in a befitting manner.