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BNP rally for Khaleda's release on April 25

BNP rally for Khaleda's release on April 25

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) would hold a rally on April 26 (Friday) to push for immediate release of detained party chairperson Khaleda Zia and other leaders and activists in front of the party's Nayapaltan central office in the capital. BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir wou

BNP leader Habib walks out of jail after five months

BNP leader Habib walks out of jail after five months

Habbiur Rahman Habib, a member of the advisory council to BNP Chairperson, was freed from Dhaka Central Jail in Keraniganj on Sunday after more than five months. He walked out of the prison this noon, said the party's Senior Joint Secretary General Ruhul Kabir Rizvi. After the release, BNP centra

BNP is in politically tumultuous situation: Quader

BNP is in politically tumultuous situation: Quader

Awami League (AL) General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said BNP is in a politically tumultuous situation as the party has failed to involve the people in their movement. BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has urged the people to give a s

Palak’s brother-in-law withdraws from Upazila polls

Palak’s brother-in-law withdraws from Upazila polls

Lutful Habib Rubel, brother-in-law of State Minister Zunaid Ahmed Palak, has announced withdrawal of his nomination for Singra Upazila chairman in Natore over allegations that he ordered the abduction and torture of a rival, according to bdnews24.com. He made the announcement in a video mess

Present govt standing on a quicksand: Rizvi

Present govt standing on a quicksand: Rizvi

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Senior Joint Secretary General Ruhul Kabir Rizvi said on Saturday that the present government is standing on a quicksand and the thrown of the government will sink into the quicksand anytime. "This illegitimate government is standing on a quicksand. The thrown of

Prison now permanent address of BNP men, says Rizvi

Prison now permanent address of BNP men, says Rizvi

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Friday said the ruling Awami League would soon be defeated in its game of putting opponents behind bars. He made the comments at a sit-in staged outside the National Press Club demanding immediate and unconditio

No political case filed against BNP men: PM Hasina

No political case filed against BNP men: PM Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday said there are no political cases filed against opposition BNP leaders and activists. “The cases against them (BNP) are related to different crimes. They committed offences. So, legal action is being taken against them,” she said. The premier mad

Govt fails to stop BNP's movement, says Rizvi

Govt fails to stop BNP's movement, says Rizvi

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi on Thursday said the government failed to stop his party's movement despite resorting to the path of suppression and oppression. "Our (BNP) movement is yet to finish. We are still in the movement as we are yet to a

Enforced disappearance a tool to muzzle opponents' voice: BNP

Enforced disappearance a tool to muzzle opponents' voice: BNP

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) alleged on Wednesday that the government had used enforced disappearance as a manoeuvre to raise fear and panic and create a sense of insecurity among the people aiming to gag opponents' voice to perpetuate fascism in the country. Senior joint secretary general o