BNP stalwart Moudud Ahmed on Tuesday described the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) as a collaborator and agent of the government for favouring it in investigation into every graft allegation.
The number of killings due to political violence rose sharply across the country in the first half of the current year compared to the corresponding period last year, said rights group Odhikar.
Supreme military council dissolved parliament last month because of election irregularities in move upheld by Supreme Court
BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Monday alleged that the government is out to turn the country into a failed state.
Deputy Leader of the House Syeda Sajeda Chowdhury on Monday came down heavily on Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) and Jubo League activists for their irritating activities during the publication ceremony of Bangabandhu’s ‘Unfinished Memoirs’.
BNP acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday alleged that the government’s widespread corruption, human rights violation and undemocratic activities dented the country’s image abroad.
Hours after his resignation as Member of Parliament was accepted by the Speaker, Tanjim Ahmed Sohel Taj met Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday night.
The government on Thursday rejected the Human Rights Watch (HRW) report that.........
Morsi addressed the nation late Sunday offering a vision of inclusion in his first speech as president-elect
The Muslim Brotherhood's Mohamed Morsi has claimed victory in Egypt's first post-uprising presidential race. But the rival camp of old guard candidate Ahmed Shafiq disputes the unofficial results, while the ruling military council claimed sweeping powers, throwing this major test of the nation's transition into doubt.
Police on Thursday pressed charges against 29 leaders of 18-Party Alliance, including BNP’s acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, in the secretariat bomb-blast case during hartal hours on April 29.
Detained Jamaat-e-Islami ameer Matiur Rahman Nizami and its assistant secretary general Quader Mollah were indicted on Monday for their involvement in crimes against humanity during the War of Liberation in 1971.
BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday told visiting UK Minister for South Asia for Foreign and Commonwealth office Alistair Burt that the next general election must be held under a non-party government acceptable to all.
The High Court on Sunday granted bail for six months to five opposition MPs accused in a case filed for torching a bus near the Prime Minister’s Office during hartal on April 29.
CAIRO - The two top vote-winners in this past week's Egyptian presidential election, due to face each other in a run-off on June 16 and 17 should preliminary results be confirmed, described their visions of building a new Egypt if elected.
The main opposition BNP on Friday expressed the hope that the government will take initiatives to create a peaceful political atmosphere of dialogue for people's welfare and transfer of power in a democratic manner.
Opposition BNP on Thursday urged the ruling Awami League to come to the path of understanding and concede to their ‘logical’ demand by shunning the path of confrontation.
In his first political comments after May 16, Suranjit Sengupta, a minister without portfolio, on Thursday said the judiciary is fully independent and it does not work at anybody’s directive.
Opposition Chief Whip Zainul Abdin Farroque on Thursday urged the President and the Prime Minister to make sure the arrested MPs of BNP and its allies are released before Parliament goes into its budget session on Sunday.
Police on Wednesday submitted charge-sheets against 53 leaders and activists of the BNP-led 18-party alliance, including the city Jamaat ameer, in two of the six cases filed in connection with the May 13 violence in the port city.