The Anti-Corruption Commission’s probe findings into the Padma Bridge corruption conspiracy is likely to exclude former communications minister Syed Abul Hossain and former state minister for foreign affairs Abul Hasan Chowdury.
The proctor office at Jagannath University has become a den for Chhatra League activists on the university to hang out at all hours of the day, scaring general students away from the primary authority of the university designated to deal with discipline-related issues.
The Awami League is planning to split its city unit into three – Dhaka central, south and north – and form new committees anytime after Eid in a bid to revamp the organisational activities in the capital, party insiders said.
Accusing the government of distorting British Prime Minister David Cameron's remark he made during a meeting with Sheikh Hasina about Bangladesh's January-5 election, BNP on Saturday cautioned that such attitude may dent the country's ties with foreign countries and international agencies.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday stressed the need for scrapping the Supreme Judicial Council and restoring the article 96 of the Constitution saying that this system does not go with the parliamentary democratic system.
Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Saturday accused the government of serving up ‘lies’ in its description of remarks made by foreign governments on the controversial January 5 elections this year. They described the government’s behavior as a sign of their ‘instability’.