| Dhaka, Wednesday, 21 February 2024

BNP asks its agents not to leave centres

With elections to the country's three key city corporations only a couple of days away, the BNP is asking its prospective polling agents not to leave polling booths under any ...

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Letter sent to Khaleda for ‘violating electoral code’

The returning officer of Dhaka North City Corporation today sent a letter to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia accusing her of violating the electoral code of conduct.

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Japan concerned over violence during election campaign

Japan on Friday expressed concern over a series of violence during election campaign and hoped that all will play role in ensuring free, fair and peaceful city corporation elections in ...

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'Army to stay inside the cantonment'

The election commission (EC) has sent a new letter to the armed forces division about the deployment of army in the three city corporation elections."The army will stay inside the ...

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BNP criticises EC strategy on army deployment

BNP has criticised the Election Commission’s strategy over army deployment during the upcoming city corporation elections to Dhaka and Chittagong city corporations.

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Bergman verdict: 23 get more time to reply

A tribunal in Dhaka today gave six more days to 23 eminent persons to reply why they should not be punished for contempt of court proceedings for issuing a statement ...

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Motorcade of BNP chief under attack again while campaigning for Dhaka city polls

A group of around 70 people yesterday attacked Khaleda Zia's motorcade with wooden sticks and threw brick chips at it in the capital's Bangla Motor area.Abdul Qaiyum, an adviser to ...

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BCL men led the attack on the motorcade of Bangladesh’s opposition leader Khaleda

Those who hurled bricks at Khaleda Zia's motorcade and vandalised several vehicles when the BNP chief was campaigning for her party's mayor candidate on Monday evening are all known faces ...

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US condemns violence in election canvass, urges action

The United States condemned the violence surrounding municipal elections in Dhaka, said acting spokesperson of the US Department of State Marie Harf in the a press briefing on Tuesday (21 ...

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SC seeks concise statement on Mir Quasem verdict

The Supreme Court today asked defence to submit a concise statement before it by May 20 on an appeal filed by convicted war criminal Mir Quasem Ali against his death ...

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BNP’s hartal underway peacefully

The dawn-to-dusk nationwide hartal enforced by the BNP against the attack on its chair Khaleda Zia’s motorcade at the city’s Karwan Bazar, is going on peacefully on Wednesday.

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AL leader filed case, BNP’s case not taken

Awami League leader filed a case against 100 unnamed persons, including Bangladesh Nationalist Party Chairperson’s Security Force (CSF) members, for attacking Awami League activists during Khaleda Zia’s election campaign for ...

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Abbas’s bail hearing on 27 April

The High Court deferred the hearing till 27 April on an anticipatory bail petition of BNP-backed mayoral aspirant Mirza Abbas in a case filed by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).  

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Gibson expresses concern over violence during polls campaign

British High Commissioner in Bangladesh Robert W Gibson has noted with concern reports of violent incidents that have occurred during the past two weeks of campaigning for city corporation elections ...

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Attack on Khaleda’s motorcade: AL leader sues BNP men

An Awami League leader filed a case while a BNP leader lodged a complaint blaming each other in connection with the attack during BNP chief Khaleda Zia’s election campaign at ...

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Don’t force to go for alternative thinking: BNP

 Accusing the government of trying to assassin Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia in a planned way through an ‘armed attack’ on her motorcade in the city’s Karwanbazar area, BNP ...

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Bangladesh PM Hasina terms drama the attack on BNP leader Khaleda Zia’s motorcade

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday blamed her archrival Khaleda Zia for staging a drama centering the local body elections scheduled for April 28.

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HC orders cops to continue search for missing BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed

The High Court yesterday ordered the police to continue searching for missing BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed and submit reports on their progress in this regard to the home ministry for ...

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Khaleda’s residential security withdrawn

The policemen deputed for the security of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s Gulshan residence were withdrawn this morning.

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Mirza Abbas pledges livable Dhaka

The wife of BNP-endorsed mayor for Dhaka south city Mirza Abbas today unveiled his manifesto with a slogan to build a livable Dhaka city.

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