Dhaka: 1:36 AM, Tue, 28 Jan, 2020

BNP’s Tabith to announce election manifesto Monday

BNP’s Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayoral candidate Tabith Awal is set to announce his election manifesto on Monday.

It was well-planed attack: AL

The ruling Awami League (AL) has blamed BNP nominated Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayoral candidate for attack carried out at AL candidate’s office.

‘BNP looking for excuse to quit polls’

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader opined that BNP is looking for excuses to quit the city elections fearing defeat.

Ismat Ara Sadique no more

Ismat Ara Sadique, former state minister for Public Administration, is no more.

BNP holds meeting with EC

A delegation of BNP held a meeting with the Election Commission (EC) over the Dhaka city polls.

EVM cancellation demand to be met, believes Fakhrul

Though it’s only less than two weeks to be held Dhaka city polls, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir believed that the demand of cancellation Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) would be met and the party candidates will win the mayoral race.

MP Abdul Mannan to be buried Monday

Awami League MP of Bogura -1 constituency Abdul Mannan will be buried at his family graveyard at Hindukandi village under Sariakandi upazila in Bogura district tomorrow (Monday).

MP Abdul Mannan dies

Awami League MP of Bogura -1 constituency Abdul Mannan died at a hospital in the capital Saturday morning (Inna lillahi wa inna elaihi rajeyun).

Jatiya Party names 37 vice-chairman

Jatiya Party (JP) has announced names of 37 vice-chairman out of 41.

‘Ready to sacrifice life in fight for rights’

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) nominated candidate for Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Ishraque Hossain said that he is ready to sacrifice his life in the movement for returning rights of people.

Stay away from movement: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has urged the protesting students to stay away from movement and abide by court’s order.

Khaleda’s coalmine graft case indictment hearing Feb 17

A Dhaka court has again deferred the hearing on charge framing against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and 10 others in the Barapukuria coalmine graft case till November 12.

No needs of MPs-Ministers, 2 candidates enough for BNP leaders

Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader said there is no need for ministers and MPs to face BNP senior leaders in Dhaka city election campaign. The party’s two clean image holders are enough to contest them.

MPs won’t seek vote

Members of Parliament (MPs) will not be able to seek vote for their candidates in the upcoming Dhaka city polls, but they will be able to participate in the political programmes in the area.

Amu, Tofail can’t be poll coordinator: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda has said that Tafail Ahmed and Amir Hossain Amu cannot be able to become coordinator of Dhaka city polls.