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Awami League president and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

PM for efficient leadership to face global challenge

Staff Correspondent: Awami League president and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said we will have to build up efficient and effective leadership in a bid to face global challenge yet to come.

Obaidul assures performing both duties

Staff Correspondent: Obaidul Quader, newly elected General Secretary of Awami League, assured that he will now perform both duties assigned to him as road transport and bridges minister and general secretary of the ruling party.

BNP welcomes AL’s new leadership

Senior Correspondent: BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir welcomed Sheikh Hasina and Obaidul Quader as they were elected president and general secretary of Awami League (AL) respectively.

Hasina re-elected AL president, Quader gen secy

Staff Correspondent: Sheikh Hasina has been unanimously re-elected as the president of Awami League (AL) in the party’s 20th council while Obaidul Quader has been made the new general secretary of the party.

Grassroots leaders want Joy in leadership post

Staff Correspondent: Leaders at the grassroots want to see Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina`s son Sajeeb Ahmed Wazed Joy in Awami League`s leadership position.

None from BNP join AL council

Risingbd Desk: BNP has yet to send any delegation to join the 20th national council of ruling Bangladesh Awami League (AL) at Suhrawardi Udyan in Dhaka which started on Saturday.

AL council kicks off Saturday

Staff Correspondent: The 20th national council of Bangladesh Awami League is scheduled to kick off at the historic Suhrawardy Udyan in the capital on Saturday.

BNP likely to attend AL council

Senior Correspondent: Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) is likely to attend the Awami League’s council on Saturday, some BNP leaders hinted so.

AL invites BNP to council

Senior Reporter: Ruling Awami League has invited BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir to its 20th council scheduled to be held on October 22-23 in Dhaka’s Suhrawardy Udyan

Ruhul Kabir Rizvi freed

Staff Correspondent, Gazipur: BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi Ahmed has been freed from jail on bail.

`Council to surface efficient leadership`

Staff Correspondent: Awami League (AL) General Secretary and Public Administration Minister Syed Ashraful Islam has expressed the hope that the upcoming party council to elect stronger and more efficient leadership reflecting people expectations.

HC releases full text of Tarique`s graft verdict

Staff Correspondent: The High Court (HC) on Monday released full text of its judgement that handed seven years’ jail and Tk 20 crore fine to BNP Senior Vice Chairman Tarique Rahman in a money laundering case.

Free WiFi accesses at AL conference area

Staff Correspondent: The historical Suhrawardi Udyan will be made free WiFi accesses zone during upcoming Awami League`s 20th national conference in the city.

Habib-Un-Nabi appears before court to surrender

Staff Correspondent: Dhaka unit BNP member secretary Habib-un-Nabi Khan Sohel today appeared before the court to surrender over the cases filed with different police stations in city in connection with vandalism, torching vehicles during hartals and blockades.

`Govt killing militants in fear of disclosing involvement`

Senior Correspondent: BNP standing committee member Nazrul Islam Khan said government is killing militants by conducting operations in fear of disclosing its involvement with the militancy.

`Govt plotting to form spineless EC again`

Senior Correspondent: BNP standing committee member Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain alleged that the ruling government is plotting to form another spineless Election Commission (EC) through `search committee`.

Khaleda, Tarique sued for threatening PM

Staff Correspondent: A case was filed against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, senior vice-chairman Tarique Rahman and a member of its central executive committee on charge of giving death threat to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina through a Facebook.

BNP hopeful for talks over EC issue

Senior Correspondent: Although the government did not pay heed on the call of BNP over the formation of new Election Commission, BNP hoped the government will finally will sit with them and discuss.

BNP to stage demo Sunday, rally Monday

Senior Correspondent: The Dhaka city unit of BNP will stage demonstration Sunday and hold a rally on Monday in protest against issuing arrest warrant for the party`s senior vice chairman Tarique Rahman.

Hannan Shah’s third janaza held

Senior Reporter: The third namaz-e-janaza of BNP standing committee member ASM Hannan Shah was held after Juhr prayer on Thursday at the BNP central office in the city’s Nayapaltan area.

Body of Hannan Shah arrives in Dhaka

Staff Correspondent: The body of BNP standing committee member ASM Hannan Shah arrived in Dhaka from Singapore on Wednesday evening.

BNP wants election under neutral EC, govt

Senior Correspondent: BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday demanded election under a neutral government forming new Election Commission.