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Posts Tagged ‘ awami league ’

  • 60 hours Pro-Hartal processions by 18-party
    - Posted 10.27.13

    The 60-hour general shutdown, called by the 18-party alliance, is underway Sunday across the country in a bid to topple the Awami Legaue-led government. Shibir activists set a passenger bus on fire at Shanirakhra in Jatrabari around 8:30am. Police detained a Shbir activist from the spot. The Shibir men brought out a procession in Kaltabazar […]

  • For People Sheikh Hasina Sacrificing
    - Posted 02.20.09

    Dhaka, Feb 19 – “heads and people in the government to make sacrifices to serve the people” prime minister Sheikh Hasina Thursday called supporters of Awami League and said.  “Power is not a thing to be consumed. Everyone has to work with the spirit of sacrifice. It should be considered how much we have been […]

  • Bangladesh to end begging within five years: minister
    - Posted 02.05.09

    DHAKA – Bangladesh said Thursday it would seek to eliminate begging from the impoverished country within five years. Hundreds of thousands of people depend on begging for their income in desperately poor Bangladesh, where 40 percent of the 144 million population earn less than a dollar a day. A.M.A Muhith, finance minister in the newly-elected […]

  • Two more murders in Bangladesh
    - Posted 02.04.09

    DHAKA – Two opposition activists were killed by ruling party members in Bangladesh on Wednesday in the latest of a series of political murders since elections five weeks ago, police said. The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), which lost the polls, said at least 17 of its activists have died at the hands of Awami League […]

  • More election results in Bangladesh may be suspended
    - Posted 02.03.09

    Election results of 16 more sub-districts in Bangladesh are likely to be suspended on grounds of gross irregularities, raising the number of such sub-districts to 30. Upon receiving specific allegations of anomalies in the polls, the Election Commission (EC) has instructed its secretariat not to publish the results of those sub-districts in official gazettes, EC Secretariat sources said. Election […]