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    UK envoy remain mum on Tarique’s status in London

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:20pm on February 18, 2018

    The high commissioner of the United Kingdom in Dhaka, Alison Blake, on Sunday remained mum to journalists’ queries on the status of acting Bangladesh Nationalist...

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    BNP submits memo to DC office seeking Khaleda’s release

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:46pm on February 18, 2018

    As part of its countrywide programme, Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Sunday submitted a memorandum to the Deputy Commissione of Dhaka, demanding the...

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    Gana Forum exec president Mofizul Islam quits

    United News of Bangladesh . Manikganj | Updated at 01:47am on February 18, 2018

    Gana Forum central executive committee president Mofizul Islam Khan Kamal has resigned from the party...

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    Pro-BNP intellectuals want people’s involvement

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:44am on February 18, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party-leaning intellectuals on Saturday at a meeting with the party’s senior leaders suggested the continuation of current ‘peaceful’ movement for the release of Khaleda Zia...

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    Ban on holding rallies in Dhaka still in force: Home Minister  

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:03pm on February 17, 2018

    Mentioning that the ban slapped by Dhaka Metropolitan Police on holding any rally in the capital is still in force, home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on...

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    Quader claims BNP to contest polls without talks on polls-time govt

    Our Correspondent | Updated at 05:24pm on February 17, 2018

    Ruling Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday said the Bangladesh Nationalist Party will contest the next general election without any dialogue on the...

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    UN expects fair polls in Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on February 18, 2018

    The United Nations has expressed the hope that a favourable climate will be created in Bangladesh to hold a free and fair election...

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    Menon fears of massacre if BNP returns to power

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:44pm on February 17, 2018

    Referring to Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Khaleda Zia's conviction, social welfare minister Rashed Khan Menon on Saturday said there was nothing to wonder about this...

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    BNP starts mass signature campaign

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on February 18, 2018

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Saturday started countrywide mass signature campaign for ‘unconditional’ release of the party chairperson, Khaleda Zia, from jail...

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    Prison staff getting counter-extremism training

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 12:59am on February 17, 2018

    The prison authorities have started training for its warders and officials amid repeated warning from counter-terrorism officials over the reports, which claimed that inmates were...