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Dhaka city polls: HC bans laminated posters

Dhaka city polls: HC bans laminated posters

The High Court on Wednesday (Jan 22) banned printing and using laminated posters in the Dhaka city corporation area.

2020-01-22 14:04:15
BNP demands fresh Ctg-8 by-polls with ballot papers

BNP demands fresh Ctg-8 by-polls with ballot papers

BNP on Tuesday (Jan 21) urged the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) to hold re-election with ballot papers canceling the result of the January 13 Chattogram-8 by-polls.

2020-01-21 17:03:20
Tabith attacked during polls campaign in Gabtoli 

Tabith attacked during polls campaign in Gabtoli 

BNP-backed Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayoral aspirant Tabith Awal has come under attack during his election campaign in Gabtoli area of the capital on Tuesday (Jan 21).

2020-01-21 14:02:10
Abrar murder case indictment hearing Jan 30

Abrar murder case indictment hearing Jan 30

A Dhaka court on Tuesday (Jan 21) took into cognisance the charges against 25 students of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), accused in the Abrar Fahad murder case.

2020-01-21 13:41:32
AL MP Ismat Ara Sadek passes away

AL MP Ismat Ara Sadek passes away

Former State Minister for Public Administration Ismat Ara Sadek, also a lawmaker from Jessore-6 constituency, has passed away. 

2020-01-21 13:13:31
CPB rally bomb attack verdict: 10 to die, 2 acquitted 

CPB rally bomb attack verdict: 10 to die, 2 acquitted 

A Dhaka Court on Monday (Jan 20) sentenced 10 persons to death and acquitted two others for carrying out the 2001 bomb attack on a political rally of Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB) at Paltan Maidan in Dhaka that killed five persons.

2020-01-20 11:27:44
AL has no objection over DCCs polls reschedule

AL has no objection over DCCs polls reschedule

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said his party or the government had no objection to changing the date of polls to two city corporations.

2020-01-18 16:11:22
Bogura-1 MP Abdul Mannan passes away

Bogura-1 MP Abdul Mannan passes away

Abdul Mannan, a lawmaker from Bogura-1 constituency, died at a hospital in Dhaka. He was 70.

2020-01-18 12:14:14
Fake news being published over ACC case: Ishraque

Fake news being published over ACC case: Ishraque

BNP-nominated mayoral candidate for Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) election Ishraque Hossain claimed that fake information was being presented in various media about a case filed by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).

2020-01-16 15:52:34
All should abide by court order on DCCs polls date: Quader

All should abide by court order on DCCs polls date: Quader

Road, transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader called upon city dwellers including the protesting students of Dhaka University to accept the court’s order regarding the date of polls to the two Dhaka city corporations.

2020-01-16 14:11:21
HC order on DCCs polls deferment challenged 

HC order on DCCs polls deferment challenged 

An appeal was filed with the Appellate Division challenging the High Court order that had rejected the writ petition for deferment of the Dhaka City Corporations elections, staled to be held for January 30.

2020-01-16 13:53:40
Casino business: Enamul, Rupon remanded for 4-day

Casino business: Enamul, Rupon remanded for 4-day

A Dhaka court on Tuesday (Jan 14) placed Gendaria thana Awami League (AL) vice-president Enamul Haque Enu and his brother Rupon Bhuiyan on a four-day remand for their alleged link with casino businesses. 

2020-01-14 16:18:46
SC upholds war criminal Qaisar's death penalty

SC upholds war criminal Qaisar's death penalty

The Supreme Court on Tuesday (Jan 14) upheld the death sentence of Syed Mohammad Qaisar, a former Jatiya Party state minister, for his crimes against humanity during the country’s Liberation War in 1971.

2020-01-14 11:41:10
Sayeed Khokon made AL central committee member

Sayeed Khokon made AL central committee member

Sayeed Khokon has been made a member of Awami League central executive parliament.

2020-01-12 21:26:03
BNP against modern arrangement: Quader

BNP against modern arrangement: Quader

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said EVM system is globally-recognized in city corporation polls, but BNP doesn’t want modern system. Therefore, they are denouncing digital system.

2020-01-11 21:02:14