| Dhaka, Wednesday, 24 April 2024

War crimes trial: Syed Hasan verdict any day

A tribunal in Dhaka today concluded hearing arguments in a war crimes case against Syed Md Hasan Ali, an alleged Razakar commander of Kishoreganj, and will deliver its verdict any ...

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Court to issue order over Salauddin ‘missing’

The High Court on Monday will issue an order on its rule asking the government as to why an order would not be issued to find Bangladesh Nationalist Party leader ...

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US calls for free, fair city polls

Washington has called for ensuring that the city corporation elections in Dhaka and Chittagong are held in “free, fair and non-violent” manner.

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Why not bail for Fakhrul: HC

High Court today gave interim bail to BNP acting Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir in a violence case and issued four rulings regarding his bail.The bench ordered the government ...

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Red alert not arrest warrant: Interpol

The red alert issued by Interpol is neither an arrest warrant, nor it has the power to put pressure on the authorities concerned to arrest someone.

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SC to hear Mojaheed, SQ Chy review pleas Apr 28

The Supreme Court today fixed April 28 for starting hearing on the appeals filed by Jamaat-e-Islami leader Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mojaheed and BNP leader Salauddin Quader Chowdhury challenging their death ...

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Interpol issues red notice on Tarique

Interpol has issued a red notice upon BNP senior vice chairman Tarique Rahman on charge of ‘murder and explosion of hand grenade in the Awami League meeting’.

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Adarsha Andolon to introduce mayoral candidates Wednesday

Adarsha Dhaka Andolon, a platform of pro-BNP professionals, will introduce the party-backed mayoral candidates for the elections to two city corporations in Dhaka on Wednesday.

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Khaleda to visit Nayapaltan office Today

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia is expected to visit the party's central office in Dhaka city's Naya Paltan area on Tuesday to attend the Pahela Baishakh celebration.

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Abbas in HC seeking bail

BNP-backed Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayoral candidate Mirza Abbas is in High Court now to be present during the hearing on his bail plea in three cases.The hearing will ...

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Ensure fair City  poll

Runners in the Dhaka North City Corporation polls yesterday demanded that the Election Commission take effective measures to prevent the use of muscle power and black money in the elections

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BNP says govt not be provocative

BNP on Sunday urged the government to refrain from giving provocative speech which would pollute the political environment. "BNP expects that people from any level of the government would refrain from ...

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Khokon offers fix for Dhaka traffic gridlock

 Awami League-backed mayoral candidate for Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) elections Syed Khokon on Sunday announced his election manifesto at a press conference organised by ‘Sahosro Nagorik Committee’ (Citizens’ Committee ...

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Jamaat expected BNP support

Muhammad Kamaruzzaman, like some other Jamaat-e-Islami leaders arrested for crimes against humanity, thought they would all be freed within two years. Initially they also had thought the BNP would stand by ...

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Last-minute call from United States of America 

Washington on Saturday made a last-minute call on Dhaka to stop execution of M Kamaruzzaman. The US state department issued a statement hardly an hour before Kamaruzzaman was hanged at Dhaka ...

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War criminal Kamaruzzaman’s burial takes place

Jamaat-e-Islami assistant secretary general, Muhammad Kamaruzzaman, executed for being found guilty of war crimes, was buried at his village home at Kumri Mudipara in Sherpur Sadar upazila after Fazar prayer, ...

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44 years later widows receive justice: sajib wazed joy

Forty-four years later the widows of Sohagpur have received justice as the authorities executed the death row convict Jamaat-e-Islami leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman for his crimes against humanity during 1971 Independence ...

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Annisul pledges green Dhaka

 Awami League-backed mayoral candidate for Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) elections Annisul Huq on Saturday announced his election manifesto promising to turn Dhaka into a ‘livable, humanely, green and clean ...

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Family asked to meet Kamaruzzaman

  The prison authorities on Saturday asked death row Jamaat-e-Islami leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman’s family to meet him at Dhaka Central Jail.  The family members have been asked to meet the Jamaat’s assistant secretary general at the ...

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Kamaruzzaman's execution today, says Asaduzzaman

State minister for home affairs Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal said the war crimes convict Muhammad Kamaruzzaman will be hanged today (Saturday). 

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