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Khaleda congratulates countrymen

Khaleda congratulates countrymen

BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia has congratulated the countrymen for observing a successful hartal, while presiding over the BNP standing committee meeting on Sunday night.

2010-06-27 13:28:30
Jamaat hardly present during hartal

Jamaat hardly present during hartal

The presence of leaders and activists of Bangladesh Jamaat Islami, the main ally of BNP in the four-party alliance, was very poor in number during Sunday’s hartal.   

2010-06-26 22:17:47
ÔÇÿSuccessful HartalÔÇÖ, claims BNP

ÔÇÿSuccessful HartalÔÇÖ, claims BNP

Opposition BNP claimed that the countrywide hartal it called to protest government’s “misrule” was observed successfully, sending a warning for the rulers.

2010-06-26 22:06:01
BNPÔÇÖs hartal a warning for government, says mayor Khoka

BNPÔÇÖs hartal a warning for government, says mayor Khoka

BNP leader and Dhaka City Corporation Mayor Sadek Hossain Khoka said the opposition called Sunday’s dawn-to-dusk hartal to send in a warning for the government, not for toppling it.

2010-06-26 21:23:17
Countrywide hartal underway

BNP claims success, AL rules out
Senior BNP leaders among several hundred held

Countrywide hartal underway

The main opposition BNP and its allies Sunday staged a countrywide dawn-to-dusk hartal, the first major political move against the seventeen-month-old Awami League government, amid strong picketing in some areas and mass arrests.

2010-06-26 19:28:26
Ex-minister Abbas held

Pickets hurl petrol bombs at law enforcers in Shahjahanpur

Ex-minister Abbas held

Pickets from a procession hurled two petrol bombs towards security patrols amid mayhem after the arrest of ex-minister Mirza Abbas in the city’s Shahjahanpur area during Sunday’s hartal hours.

2010-06-26 18:32:10
Unbearable situation prevails in the country: Fakhrul

Unbearable situation prevails in the country: Fakhrul

Opposition BNP’s senior joint-secretary-general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir Saturday said that an “unbearable” situation is now prevailing in the country for “unrelenting repression” by the government on the party’s activists and leaders.

2010-06-25 22:44:35
Opposition leaders assigned to heading hartal picketing

Opposition leaders assigned to heading hartal picketing

The BNP-led four-party alliance Saturday selected 112 spots in the capital for picketing to enforce Sunday’s general strike.

2010-06-25 21:56:26
BNP leaders, activists arrested to foil hartal: Delwar

BNP leaders, activists arrested to foil hartal: Delwar

BNP Secretary-General Khandakar Delwar Hossain Saturday alleged that the police administration is out to foil Sunday’s hartal by arresting party leaders and activists.

2010-06-25 21:43:49
Hartal exemptions: emergency services spared

Hartal exemptions: emergency services spared

The mass media, ambulances, emergency health service, corpse-carrying vehicles, fire service and power- water-gas suppliers’ vehicles are spared from Sunday’s shutdown called by Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP).

2010-06-25 18:27:37
BNP set for nationwide bandh tomorrow

BNP set for nationwide bandh tomorrow

The main opposition Bangladesh National Party (BNP) is set to observe its scheduled countrywide dawn-to-dusk hartal on June 27.

2010-06-25 15:47:39
Khaleda warns govt against interfering with ÔÇÿhartalÔÇÖ

Khaleda warns govt against interfering with ÔÇÿhartalÔÇÖ

Opposition leader and BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia warned that the government would be held responsible if any unwanted situation arises.

2010-06-24 23:34:21
BNP, allies meeting on Friday evening

BNP, allies meeting on Friday evening

Top leaders of the opposition four-party alliance will meet at Gulshan office of BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia on Friday evening to fix their strategy ahead of June 27 hartal.

2010-06-24 16:17:25
Nationwide bandh June 27: BNP kicks off massive agitprop drive

Nationwide bandh June 27: BNP kicks off massive agitprop drive

The main opposition BNP kicked off massive mass-contact campaigns to drum up the scheduled June 27 dawn–to–dusk countrywide ‘hartal’, with central leaders lading agitprop groups in the capital.

2010-06-23 20:00:18
BNP activist succumbs to injury in Rangpur

BNP activist succumbs to injury in Rangpur

A BNP activist injured in a clash with a rival group in the party Tuesday centering council of Peerganj upazila unit succumbed to his injuries at Rangpur Medical College Hospital on Wednesday morning, hospital sources said

2010-06-23 01:32:03