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Ershad mulls saying bye to ruling alliance<br>Leaves for Rangpur on 4-day tour

Ershad mulls saying bye to ruling alliance
Leaves for Rangpur on 4-day tour

Putting out his latest political feelers, former president and Jatiya Party chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad MP left Dhaka for a four-day visit to his hometown Rangpur on Tuesday morning. 

2010-06-21 22:15:27
Awami League founding anniversary Wednesday

Awami League founding anniversary Wednesday

The ruling Awami League will celebrate its 61st founding anniversary tomorrow (Wednesday) with countrywide programmes, including paying homage to its paramount leader Mujib.

2010-06-21 18:11:30
Mayor Khoka in CCU

Mayor Khoka in CCU

Dhaka city mayor Sadek Hossain Khoka has been taken to the Coronary Care Unit (CCU) of United Hospital in the city Sunday night, after he fell sick in a BNP rally in the afternoon.

2010-06-20 13:38:06
BNP stages countrywide demonstrations <br> Govt represses journalists in ÔÇÿBaksal-styleÔÇÖ, allege

BNP stages countrywide demonstrations
Govt represses journalists in ÔÇÿBaksal-styleÔÇÖ, allege

The main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) alleged that the government is ruling the country in ‘Baksal style’ by repressing journalists as well as the media.

2010-06-20 12:09:42
Mayor Khoka down during demo, rushed to hospital

Mayor Khoka down during demo, rushed to hospital

Dhaka’s mayor and BNP leader Sadek Hossain Khoka dropped down ill during party’s demonstration in the capital on Sunday afternoon and was rushed to Banani United Hospital.

2010-06-19 23:28:14
BNP staging countrywide demo Sunday

BNP staging countrywide demo Sunday

The main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) is staging countrywide demonstrations Sunday against what they say government’s repression on journalists and interference in the run of the mass media.

2010-06-19 17:06:31
CCC election result a turning point: BNPÔÇÖs Mirza Faqrul

CCC election result a turning point: BNPÔÇÖs Mirza Faqrul

BNP joint-secretary-general Mirza Faqrul Islam Alamgir Saturday termed the Chittagong City Corporation election a ‘turning point’ in national politics, as the opposition camp swept the important local-body polls.

2010-06-19 12:48:37
BNP stages countrywide demonstrations <br> Govt represses journalists in ÔÇÿBaksal-styleÔÇÖ, allege

BNP stages countrywide demonstrations
Govt represses journalists in ÔÇÿBaksal-styleÔÇÖ, allege

The main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) alleged that the government is ruling the country in ‘Baksal style’ by repressing journalists as well as the media.

2010-06-18 14:49:27
Mohiuddin complains of ÔÇÿelection engineeringÔÇÖ

Mohiuddin complains of ÔÇÿelection engineeringÔÇÖ

Defeated former city father ABM Mohiuddin Chowdhury, who had the ruling party’s full weight thrown behind him, complained of ‘election engineering’ as the results of Thursday’s polls showed Friday his rival colleague Manzur Alam elected Mayor of Chittagong.

2010-06-18 12:28:54
Govt couldnÔÇÖt change CCC poll result as brave Chittagonians stood guard: Nizami

Govt couldnÔÇÖt change CCC poll result as brave Chittagonians stood guard: Nizami

Jamaat-e-Islami Ameer Matiur Rahman Nizami Friday said the government finally could not change the result of Chittagong City Corporation polls as the “brave Chittagonians” were aware and took position at EC offices in a nightlong watch.

2010-06-18 12:28:03
Looser even in voting close to home

Looser even in voting close to home

By an unhappy stroke of luck, immediate-past mayor of Chittagong ABM Mohiuddin Chowdhury even faced defeat in voting close to home in Thursday’s Chittagong City Corporation polls.

2010-06-17 21:27:26
Khaleda congratulates Manjur on election victory

Khaleda congratulates Manjur on election victory

Buoyed by a stunning outcome of the opposition stake on the Chittagong City Corporation election, BNP chairperson and Leader of the Opposition in Parliament Begum Khaleda Zia Friday congratulated Mayor-elect Manzur Alam and the councilors.

2010-06-17 21:05:29
CCC election gimmicks<br>Vote miracle makes Manjur Mayor of Chittagong

CCC election gimmicks
Vote miracle makes Manjur Mayor of Chittagong

Opposition consensus candidate Manjur Alam was Friday unofficially declared elected Mayor of Chittagong, country’s commercial capital and a stronghold of the ruling Awami League, as his former boss was overwhelmingly voted down after three consecutive terms.

2010-06-17 20:22:47
Manjur supporters take out victory procession in port city

Manjur supporters take out victory procession in port city

Jubilant supporters of unofficially elected Chittagong Mayor Mohammad Manjur Alam Friday morning took out victory processions across the port city ignoring the downpour.

2010-06-17 16:12:38
Manjur unofficially declared Ctg Mayor

Manjur unofficially declared Ctg Mayor

Opposition BNP-backed candidate Manjur Alam Manju was Friday unofficially declared Mayor of Chittagong City Corporation, a stronghold of ruling Awami League.

2010-06-17 14:53:49