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I was, am and shall be neutral, Speaker pledges anew

I was, am and shall be neutral, Speaker pledges anew

Speaker Abdul Hamid boldly said that he performed his duties in parliament with all neutrality and would go on presiding over the House without taking sides.

2010-09-17 00:22:10
BCL, JL attack: recruitment test for admin foiled in Pabna

BCL, JL attack: recruitment test for admin foiled in Pabna

Recruitment test for different posts of class-three employees in the administration Friday was foiled following attacks allegedly by some activists of Chhatra League and Juba League on the DC office and two examination centers.

2010-09-16 17:27:50
People will reject govt for repression, says Khaleda

People will reject govt for repression, says Khaleda

Opposition leader Begum Khaleda Zia Thursday said the countrymen would discard the Awami League government again as the scale of their “repression” on people is going beyond all limits of tolerance. 

2010-09-16 03:20:25
Faruque-Shahid surprise meet: BNPÔÇÖs return to parliament talked

Faruque-Shahid surprise meet: BNPÔÇÖs return to parliament talked

Opposition Chief Whip Jainul Abdin Faruque requested the government to consider the conditions given by them for joining parliament session, as his ruling-party counterpart knocked his door Thursday for a surprise meet.

2010-09-16 02:23:49
Not Baksal but its economic programmes can be followed: AL leaders

Not Baksal but its economic programmes can be followed: AL leaders

As the economic programme of ‘Baksal’ or the ‘second revolution’ still holds importance, some of those can be replicated again suiting the present purview.

2010-09-16 01:51:54
Bail petition of Duke rejected

Bail petition of Duke rejected

A Dhaka court Thursday rejected the bail petition of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia’s nephew Saiful Islam Duke in the August 21 grenade-attack case.

2010-09-16 00:25:25
Whatever number, all war criminals to face trial: Tuku

Whatever number, all war criminals to face trial: Tuku

State Minister for Home Affairs Advocate Shamsul Haque Tuku wouldn’t like any selective token trial of war crimes as he Thursday said all of the war criminals would be herded into the dock, no matter whatever the number.

2010-09-15 23:11:36
BNP movement now in neo style, says Saqa, pleads for joining JS session

BNP movement now in neo style, says Saqa, pleads for joining JS session

Opposition BNP’s post-eid movement takes on a “neo-style”, spreading its impact on all spheres of life--from kiosks to the national parliament.

2010-09-15 22:07:11
No alternative but movement against govt: MK Anwar

No alternative but movement against govt: MK Anwar

Opposition BNP standing committee member MK Anwar MP Wednesday said the country is deviating from the “civilized world” and underscored the need for an anti-government movement for a remedy.

2010-09-15 03:50:04
HudaÔÇÖs latest gimmicks: goes out on global tour to sit 2 leaders across table

HudaÔÇÖs latest gimmicks: goes out on global tour to sit 2 leaders across table

Sit across the table to solve the problems or risk falling into the trap of ‘minus-2 formula’, said Barrister Nazmul Huda before kicking off a global campaign for national unity in Bangladesh, as rival politicians again apparently headed towards a collision course.

2010-09-15 02:22:57
AL Presidium meeting on Sep 17: political dev to figure high

AL Presidium meeting on Sep 17: political dev to figure high

A meeting of the ruling Awami League’s presidium will be held on September 17 at a time when country’s political arena looks heated up with opposition’s preparation for anti-government movement and government’s strict stance on the move.   

2010-09-15 01:30:28
Concern about PMÔÇÖs security looms over

Concern about PMÔÇÖs security looms over

Concern over Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s security in the wake of “subversive acts” in different parts of the country stoked up, especially because of some reported threat on her life on occasion.

2010-09-14 00:35:34
SC stays Mufti ShahidÔÇÖs acquittal order

SC stays Mufti ShahidÔÇÖs acquittal order

The Supreme Court Tuesday stayed for six weeks a High Court verdict exonerating former Islami Oikya Jote (IOJ) lawmaker Mufti Shahidul Islam from his conviction for corruption.

2010-09-13 21:04:44
Attack on BNPÔÇÖs motorcade in Jessore: 20 injured

Attack on BNPÔÇÖs motorcade in Jessore: 20 injured

A ‘terrorist’ attack on BNP’s motor rally greeting people in post-eid pageantry left 20 leaders and activists of the opposition party injured here Monday. The attackers also vandalized some 17 cars, sources said.

2010-09-13 02:08:35
PM sounds the alarm: Be alert about oppositionÔÇÖs subversive acts

PM sounds the alarm: Be alert about oppositionÔÇÖs subversive acts

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Monday put her cabinet colleagues on the alert about ‘subversive acts’ of the opposition under cover of anti-government movement.

2010-09-12 20:31:10