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Internal feuds in BNP's Rajshahi unit

Exclusion of Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) Mayor Mosaddek Hossain Bulbul from the newly formed committee of Jubo Dal Rajshahi city unit has resulted in a third wing in the already internally disputed BNP unit in the metropolis.

Look at yourself before criticizing others

Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad yesterday asked the government to first achieve competence in different fields before criticising others.

Awami League urges BNP to withdraw August 30 programme

The Awami League (AL) urged the BNP-led 20-Party Alliance yesterday to withdraw their human chain programme coinciding with that of the ruling party on August 30.

Trapped in their own crafted web

On October 1 last year, when the first war crimes tribunal started pronouncing verdict in the case against Salauddin Quader Chowdhury, his family members, friends and defence counsels clamoured in the courtroom terming the verdict a farce and asked the judges to stop.

56 charged with Ekram murder

Police yesterday submitted charge sheet against 56 people, including Awami League leaders Jahangir Kabir Adel and Ziaul Alam Mister, in the Ekramul Haq murder case of Feni.

No plans to hike up oil prices soon: Muhith

Because the global oil market has remained stable despite the unrest in Iraq and Syria, the government has no immediate plan to hike the price of fuel oil, Finance Minister AMA Muhith has said.

PM for creating domestic market for local products

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday laid emphasis on creating a strong domestic market for local products and enhancing the purchasing capacity of people alongside boosting the country's exports through exploration of newer markets abroad.

New law likely to enforce updated building code

Housing and Public Works Minister Engr Mosharraf Hossain on Thursday said that a new law will be enacted to enforce the updated Bangladesh National Building Code in the construction of new structures in the country.

Jamaat leader arrested in Satkhira

Police arrested a local leader of Jamaat-e-Islami from Agordanri area in Sadar uapzila on Wednesday night over violence.

Chhatra League recks havoc in Chittagong rail station

Leaders and activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) vandalised the Chittagong Railway Station yesterday as they did not get tickets to their destinations.

Charge Sheet of SQ Chowdhury's war crimes submitted

Police have submitted charge sheet in verdict leak of Salauddin Quader Chowdhury’s war crimes case to Dhaka Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) court.

Govt to ensure implementation of 8th wage board: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said her government has declared the 8th wage board for journalists and it will ensure its implementation in the newspaper industry.

People compensating for BNP's mistake: Hasina

Pointing the finger at BNP, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said they are compelling people to compensate for their political mistakes that they had committed in the name of movement.

Chief Whip butts into Speaker's realm

Chief Whip ASM Feroz allegedly encroached upon the authority of the speaker by sending a letter to the police suggesting that the parliament officer Sujit Kumar Dey, whom the police linked with aiding a fake major intruding on the MP hostel, should not be arrested or harassed.

Morshed Khan's questioning near end

The Anti-Corruption Commission has almost completed the investigation into a money laundering case filed last year against former foreign minister and BNP leader M Morshed Khan and his family members.

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