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AL ‘finalises’ list of party candidates

AL ‘finalises’ list of party candidates
The Awami League (AL) high command has already finalised the list of party nominees for the upcoming polls slated for December 30, party sources have said. The names of the nominees are now being typed at the party president’s political office in Dhanmondi in the capital as the party is likely to announce the names of aspirants tomorrow (Tuesday). The party will also seek letters of withdrawal of nomination forms from all selected MP candidates before distributing tickets among aspirants willing to run for the upcoming general elections, sources added. Party insiders also said the AL high command has decided to ensure that no candidate can contest the polls without Sheikh Hasina’s consent, even at the last moment. The party would…

AL has no right to interfere in BNP activities: Fakhrul

AL has no right to interfere in BNP activities: Fakhrul

Ruling out Awami League's objection to taking interview of its nomination seekers by Tarique Rahman through videoconferencing, BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam yesterday said the ruling party has no right to interfere in their party activities. "I think they (AL) don't have any…
Slum children get free edn

Slum children get free edn

Not long ago, it was just about two years back when Antor Ahmed felt jealous to see anyone attired in school dress walked past him holding books or backpack. He wished if he could study in a school. “I always felt jealous – why I cannot wear school dress, cannot go to school and cannot study,”…
Regulation of private 
clinics needed

Regulation of private clinics needed

A mobile court recently sentenced a clinic owner to three months' jail for conducting cesarean section without any doctor and nurse at his clinic in Kotalipara upazila of Gopalganj district. According to a report of this newspaper yesterday, a pregnant housewife was admitted to the clinic on November…
Developing women entrepreneurship in Bangladesh

Developing women entrepreneurship in Bangladesh

During one week in each November, Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is celebrated all over the world which is powered by Kauffman Foundation and the initiative is supported by dozens of world leaders and it is a network of more than 15,000 partner organizations. Like other countries, different organizations…
Move underway to launch luxurious train service

Move underway to launch luxurious train service

The government has taken an initiative to launch a luxurious tourist train service from Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar via Chattogram upon installation of new railway tracks from Dohajari to Cox’s Bazar. Talking to the news agency, Railways Minister Mujibul Haque said a process to procure 54 deluxe…
Macron, Merkel aim to present united stance

Macron, Merkel aim to present united stance

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron were due to meet in Berlin yesterday in a show of unity against rising populism in the era of US President Donald Trump. At their second meeting in a week, the two are expected to once again raise the idea of establishing a European…
4th edition of ‘Dhaka Int’l Folk Fest’ wraps up

4th edition of ‘Dhaka Int’l Folk Fest’ wraps up

Fourth edition of ‘Dhaka International Folk Fest’, the pioneering international folk music festival of the subcontinent, wrapped up with the performance of Pakistani singer Shafqat Amanat Ali. Taking the stage, the singer performed several of his popular numbers, including a few songs from…
Rhodes welcomes back Shakib with open arms

Rhodes welcomes back Shakib with open arms

Bangladesh head coach Steve Rhodes didn’t simply try to reveal his gleeful mood by the arrival of team’s regular skipper Shakib Al Hasan, stating that his experience and captaincy skill gave the side a huge edge, specially after the team’s disappointing result against Zimbabwe in Test…
Rangpur to  produce 1 lakh tonnes of onion

Rangpur to produce 1 lakh tonnes of onion

The Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) has fixed a target of producing about 1.19-lakh tonnes of onion from 10,799 hectares of land in all eight districts of Rangpur division during this Rabi season. The DAE officials said farmers started sowing seeds of the early varieties of onion from October…
Dhaka makes little progress to persuade China, Russia, India

Dhaka makes little progress to persuade China, Russia, India

The vote on Rohingya crisis at the third committee of the United General Assembly (UNGA), which deals with the issues in relations to human rights and humanitarian affairs, has proved that Dhaka failed to make progress with regard to persuading major international players including China, Russia and…
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