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Awami League conspiring to relocate Zia’s grave

BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Friday warned the government that the country’s people will never accept its ‘imprudent’ move to remove Ziaur Rahman’s grave from parliament area. “Bringing Louis I Kahn’s main design (of parliament) abruptly is a blueprint and the main motive behind is to remove Ziaur Rahman’s grave. People will never accept it and allow …

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Idris Ali Sardar gets death penalty

The International Crimes Tribunal -1 has given death penalty to Shariatpur razakar leader Idris Ali Sardar, tried in absentia, for committing crimes against humanity during the Liberation War of Bangladesh. The three-member tribunal conducted by Justice Anwarul Haq gave the verdict on Monday morning. Idris, 67, of Mahmudpur of Shariatpur, is yet to be arrested, while his partner in crimes …

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symbols to the candidates of forthcoming Narayanganj city

The Election Commission (EC) on Monday morning distributed symbols to the candidates of forthcoming Narayanganj city corporation elections. Awami League nominated Narayanganj mayor candidate Selina Hayat Ivy was rendered ‘Boat’as his poll symbol while BNP-backed Advocate Sakhawat Hossain Khan was allotted ‘Sheaf of Paddy’. Six mayoral candidates are contesting in Narayanganj City Corporation (NCC) elections. The EC also alloted ‘Minar’ …

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