Saturday, Dec 15th

Last update06:15:05 PM GMT

You are here::

Back Page

Opinion poll suggest AL itself to bag 168 to 220 seats: JOY

E-mail Print PDF
DHAKA– Awami League (AL) is set to bag alone 168 to 220 seats in the 300-seat parliament, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s ICT Adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy said referring to a public opinion poll run by independent research group RDC.“The Awami League’s margin of victory will be even greater than the 2008 elections,” said Joy in a status posted on his Facebook page disclosing the poll results.The public opinion poll said in an average AL is to get 66 percent vote to BNP’s 19.9 percent...
Read more...

Unicef, BCB to support Unicef's cause

E-mail Print PDF
Staff Reporter
Unicef and Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Wednesday joined hands in a development and advocacy part-nership aimed at championing the Unicef's cause and contributing towards the participation of children in cricket.
BCB Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Nizam Uddin Chowdhury and...
Read more...

LDA unveils manifesto

E-mail Print PDF
Staff Reporter
The overhauling of the existing system and ensuring freedom of speech and "functional democracy" top the promises made by Left Democratic Alliance's (LDA) manifesto unveiled on Wednesday.
Its convener Mohammad Shah Alam, also general secretary of Communist Party of Bangladesh...
Read more...

Tuku, Dulu lose legal battle over candidacies

E-mail Print PDF
Staff Reporter
The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed a High Court order that had overturned an Election Commission's decision barring BNP leaders Iqbal Hasan Mahmud Tuku and Ruhul Quddus Talukder Dulu from contesting the 11th parliamentary elections.
The seven-member...
Read more...

20,000 get benefit from Chevron’s Jibika project

E-mail Print PDF
Staff Reporter
Some 20,000 people in Sylhet, Moulvibazar and Habiganj districts are benefited from the Jibika project, a Chevron-Brac joint collaboration scheme, in the last three years.
The Jibika project was designed to develop local institutions and promote entrepreneurship for sustainable...
Read more...

Page 2 of 613