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AL never pardons criminals: Law Minister

Brahmanbaria Correspondent: Law Minister Anisul Huq said Awami League (AL) never pardons criminals. It is BNP government that granted clemency after sentencing criminals to death penalty.

Abbas warns of counter action

Senior Correspondent: Demanding a neutral Election Commission (EC) for the next general election, BNP leader Mirza Abbas has warned of a counter action if the government fails to meet the demand.

Movement if govt fails to reach consensus on EC: BNP

Staff Correspondent: BNP Standing Committee Member Moudud Ahmed has warned to enforce a tougher movement if the government fails to reach a consensus through dialogue on formation of new Election Commission (EC).

BNP doubts in forming non-partisan EC

Senior Correspondent: Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has expressed its doubt over forming a non-partisan (neutral) Election Commission (EC).

Zia's 81st birth anniversary today

Staff Correspondent: BNP and its associate bodies are celebrating the 81st birth anniversary of their party founder Ziaur Rahman across the country today (Thursday) with holding various programmes.

Ershad leaves for Singapore for medical treatment

Senior Correspondent: Jatiya Party (JP) chairman HM Ershad on Monday night left Dhaka for Singapore for medical treatment.

President to hold talks with 3 more parties

Senior Correspondent: President Abdul Hamid will hold talks with three more political parties on Monday as part of his move to take opinions of political parties over reconstitution of the new election commission.

AL starts preparing election manifesto: PM

Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said her party Awami League (AL) has already started to prepare a manifesto for the next general election.

'BNP to take streets at appropriate time'

Senior Correspondent: BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir vowed that his party would take to the streets at an appropriate time.

BNP urges govt to fix system for next election

Senior Correspondent: Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has urged the government to fix a system through discussion with the country's political parties for holding the next general election.

'Rally, procession to be held on public holiday'

Staff Correspondent: Urging the party men not to hold any programme blocking streets, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said, “We are thinking to hold the rally and procession on the public holiday in future."

Zia Charitable graft: Next hearing Jan 26

Staff Correspondent: A Dhaka court has fixed January 26 for holding next hearing on Zia Charitable Trust graft case as BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia placed a time petition before it seeking adjournment.

Khaleda at court

Staff Correspondent: BNP Chairperson Khaleda has appeared before a court in connection with Zia Charitable Trust and Zia Orphanage corruption cases filed against her.

Khaleda to appear court today

Staff Correspondent: BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is scheduled to appear before a court for hearing in Zia Charitable Trust and Zia Orphanage corruption cases filed against her.

Talks with President over EC formation effective: AL

Staff Correspondent: Discussion between ruling Awami League and President Abdul Hamid over the formation of the new Election Commission (EC) ahead of the next parliamentary polls has ended.

AL never pardons criminals: Law Minister

Brahmanbaria Correspondent: Law Minister Anisul Huq said Awami League (AL) never pardons criminals. It is BNP government that granted clemency after sentencing criminals to death penalty.

Dangal actress Zaira Wasim gets death threats

Entertainment Desk: Dangal star Zaira Wasim got trolled to the point of getting death threats for her meeting with Jammu and Kashmir’s Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, but she is now receiving support as well.