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NF REPORT Awami League Publicity and Publication Secretary Dr Hasan Mahmud today said the united efforts by the leftists and the rightists could not resist the victory of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) in the Dhaka University Central Student’s Union (DUCSU) polls. “The victory of the candidates from other panels or independent one, who boycotted the polls, proved that they have failed actually… Chhatra League achieved the victory,” he told a press conference held at the AL president’s political office in city’s Dhanmondi. Later, Hasan, also the information minister, joined a meeting of AL subcommittee on publicity and publication with its…
NF CORRESPONDENT Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said BNP can't come out of negative politics still now. "We will understand that BNP is on the right track if they do politics following the vision of Awami League," he told a discussion at Dhaka University (DU) Teacher-Student Centre here. DU unit of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) arranged the discussion marking the Homecoming Day of Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. BCL President Saifur Rahman Sohag and General Secretary SM Jakir Hossain and DU unit of BCL General Secretary Motahar Hossain Prince…
NEWS FLASH DESK Road Transports and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said the 'Vision-2030', declared by BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia, is the vision of patronizing militancy and communalism. "There is nothing about militancy and communalism in Khaleda Zia's 'Vision-2030'. They are patronizing militancy and the vision proves it," he said while addressing a council session of Fourth Class Government Employees Samity at Mohanagar Nattya Mancha here. Bangladesh Medical Association (BMA) President Dr Mostafa Jalal Mohiuddin, Awami League Organizing Secretary M Anamul Haque Shamim and AL City South unit General Secretary Shah E Alam Murad, among others, addressed the function…
News Flash Desk Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu, MP, said today that necessary laws for downloading of foreign channels would be enforced. He was speaking to a delegation of television owners, under the banner of "Media Unity," led by its president, Mozammel Haq Babu of Ekattor Television called on him this afternoon. The media owners raised the issue of local advertisements going abroad and alleged that they were paid for by laundered money. They also said that the Bangladeshi advertisements were beamed by special programs aimed at the Bangladeshi market, which was very different from the local content aired. They…
Friday, 18 November 2016 19:09

BNP chief for unity based EC formation

News Flash Correspondent Pointing to the need of stronger Election Commission in Bangladesh, BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia said, 'The Election Commission will be formed with representatives based on unity of all parties for the next general election in the country.' She came up with the proposal while addressing a press conference held at a Dhaka hotel, this afternoon. 'Every registered political party in Bangladesh must approve of the next commission,' she told the press briefing. Earlier the BNP chief's proposal was finalised in a meeting of the party's National Standing Committee, according to BNP insiders. The BNP's proposal came as…
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 00:03

CPB's new committee announced

Newsflash Correspondent The Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB) today announced its new committee with Mujahidul Islam Selim as reelected president and Syed Abu Jafar Ahmed as general secretary. Spokesman of the congress Syed Abu Jafar Ahmed, Haider Akber Khan Rano and M Shah Alam announced the 43-member new committee at a press conference at party's central office at Purna Paltan here today. The elected presidium members are: Haider Akber Khan Rano, M Shah Alam, Lakhi Chakrawarthy, Sajjad Jahir Chandan, Rafiquzzaman Layek, Shahin Rahman, Mihir Gosh and Aniruddah Das Anjan.
> Newsflash Correspondent Jatiya Party Chairman Hussein Muhammad Ershad today said Jatiya Party will take part in the upcoming national polls whenever it is held, no matter which party takes part in it or not. Ershad said this while addressing a rally in front of his party's Kakrail office in the capital. Jatiya Jubo Sanghati, a front organization of the Jatiya Party, organized the function marking the National Youth Day on November 1. "The Jatiya Party will go to power in future through organizing the youths...the people of the country want to see the Jatiya Party again in power," said…
> Newsflash Correspondent Newly elected Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport Minister Obaidul Quader today said they let not the achievement of Prime Minister and Awami League President Sheikh Hasina get faded due to misconduct of few leaders and workers or people's representatives. "Those who make activities against the party discipline should change themselves, otherwise none would be spared," he told an extended meeting of Dhaka City North Awami League at a Mohammadpur community center here. The Awami League general secretary called upon the party leaders and workers to maintain discipline and not to try to satisfy the party…
Friday, 03 June 2016 13:17

BNP calls it anti-people budget

> Newsflash Desk Terming it an anti-people one, BNP on Thursday turned down the proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2016-17, reports the UNB. The party also said there is no reflection of people’s hopes and aspirations in the new budget. Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Thursday placed a Tk 340,605 crore national budget in parliament for the next fiscal year (FY17). This budget is an anti-people one. The current government has no right to place the national budget as it lacks public mandate. We turn down the illegal budget of an illegal regime,” said BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul…
> Newsflash Correspondent The nomination papers of Khaleda Zia and her eldest son Tarique Rahman to contest the election to the posts of BNP chairperson and vice chairman respectively were submitted on Friday, reports the UNB. Khaleda and Tarique are set to retain their current posts unopposed as no one else filed nomination as their rivals. Election agents of Khaleda and Tarique submitted the nomination papers on their behalf to the returning officer at BNP's Nayapaltan central office. Khaleda's agent and BNP joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi submitted the nomination paper to party returning officer and its standing committee…
> Staff Correspondent Awami League General Secretary and Minister for Public Administration Syed Ashraful Islam today said it was a dangerous proposition to launch a joint movement of Awami League and BNP during 1/11 political changeover of 2007. "Many personalities came up with a proposition to launch a united movement of Awami League and BNP during 1/11 for ouster of the so-called government. It was a dangerous proposal. We were out of the proposal," he said. Syed Ashraful Islam said this while speaking as the chief guest at the cover unveiling ceremony of two books -- "Rukhey Dao Lelihan" edited…
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