Fight to face any conspiracy together – Begum Zia

Fight to face any conspiracy together – Begum Zia

(BNP Communication) —  Bangladesh Nationalist Party-BNP chairperson and former PM Begum Khaleda Zia on Saturday put forth six conditions for joining the upcoming parliamentary elections. Delivering her opening speech at the party’s national executive committee meeting... read more
BNP vows to intensify movement

BNP vows to intensify movement

President Zia’s 82nd birthday observed (BNP Communication) —  Bangladesh Nationalist Party-BNP observed 82nd birth anniversary of president Ziaur Rahman, Biruttam, countrywide with a vow to intensify its movement to restore democracy. Ziaur Rahman was born at... read more
No election under an unelected Hasina govt: Begum Zia

No election under an unelected Hasina govt: Begum Zia

(BNP Communication): Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson and former PM Deshnetri Begum Khaleda Zia on Tuesday said no election would be allowed to be held keeping the BNP outside. She said the government was planning to hold election arresting all senior... read more
Country being run Pakistan-style – Begum Zia

Country being run Pakistan-style – Begum Zia

(BNP Communication) —  BNP Chairperson and former PM Begum Khaleda Zia Sunday, Dec 24, called on the party leaders, activists and supporters  to prepare for future situations whether  launching a massive movement or participating in elections to ensure reinstalling... read more
BNP’s countrywide demos Wednesday against price hike

BNP’s countrywide demos Wednesday against price hike

(BNP Communication) — Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) on Monday announced countrywide protest on Wednesday against price hike of essential items including rice, pulse and onion. The program was also taken to protest the government’s ‘anti-people’ decision for... read more
Human rights index now below zero: Begum Zia

Human rights index now below zero: Begum Zia

(BNP Communication) — Bangladesh Nationalist Party -BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia on Saturday said that human rights index in Bangladesh had dropped below zero. In a message issued on the occasion of the Human Rights Day,  Begum Zia said that Bangladesh had been... read more
Govt ruining democracy, human rights – BNP

Govt ruining democracy, human rights – BNP

(BNP Communication) —  Bangladesh Nationalist Party-BNP on Sunday called on people to remove the incumbent ‘illegal’ and ‘unethical’ government through democratic means to ensure human rights in the country. BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir made the... read more
BNP asks Hasina to apologise or face defamation suit

BNP asks Hasina to apologise or face defamation suit

(BNP Communication) —  The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has strongly criticized prime minister Sheikh Hasina for providing ‘false and fabricated’ information about BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia and her family members’ assets in Saudi Arabia. The... read more
5 cases filed against BNP activists

5 cases filed against BNP activists

(BNP Communication) — Police on Wednesday, Dec 6, filed five cases against BNP leaders and activists including BNP Joint Secretary General Habib-un-Nabi Khan Sohel in connection with Tuesday’s police attack on BNP leaders and activists in Dhaka. It may be pointed out... read more
I never misused power – Begum Zia

I never misused power – Begum Zia

(BNP Communication) — Bangladesh Nationalist Party – BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia told a special judge’s court in Dhaka on Tuesday that she had never misused her power as prime minister. The former three times PM said this while concluding her statement as... read more
Police attack protesters, arrest 100

Police attack protesters, arrest 100

(BNP Communication) — At about 3pm, on Tuesday, Dec 4, BNP and its associate bodies brought out processions at Bangabazar and near the secretariat when Begum Zia passed the areas after the court proceedings. Witnesses said that huge police deployed in the area barred... read more
No polls under `government’ in power

No polls under `government’ in power

Begum Zia’s Blunt Message in `Revolution and Solidarity’  Rally (BNP Communication) — Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia on Sunday bluntly brushed  aside  the possibility of  holding polls under Sheikh Hasina. It has to be under a... read more
BNP against ‘illogical’ across the board tariff hikes

BNP against ‘illogical’ across the board tariff hikes

(BNP Communications)  — Accusing the government of trying to illogically increase power tariffs again, Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Monday called upon it to back off from such a move. ‘Efforts are on to hike the power tariffs again. Different companies proposed... read more
BNP roundtable rejects ‘safe zone’ concept for Rohingya

BNP roundtable rejects ‘safe zone’ concept for Rohingya

(BNP Communications)  — A roundtable organised by the Bangladesh Nationalist Party-BNP Sunday, Sep 24, rejected prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s proposal, placed at the UN General Assembly, for ‘safe zones’ for Rohingya who entered Bangladesh fleeing atrocities by... read more
Rohingya crisis 1978: President Zia’s  exemplary leadership

Rohingya crisis 1978: President Zia’s  exemplary leadership

Within two months first group of Rohingya returned home (BNP Communications)  — In 1978, just after seven years of our great war of independence, the country’s only freedom fighter president, Ziaur Rahman Bir Uttam had been working very hard to build the nation’s... read more
Govt stands by Rohingya only for political gains: Amir Khosru

Govt stands by Rohingya only for political gains: Amir Khosru

(BNP Communications) — BNP’s national standing committee member  Amir Khosru Mahmud Chowdhury Tuesday, Sep 19, urged the government to make its stance on Rohingya issue clear before the nation. ‘Extreme nationalism has been instigated by creating Rohingya crisis which... read more
PM ‘provoking people’ against CJ: Mirza Alamgir

PM ‘provoking people’ against CJ: Mirza Alamgir

(BNP Communications) — Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir Aug 22 evening accused Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina of “provoking people” against Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha for his observation in the 16th constitutional... read more
AL mounts pressure on CJ: BNP

AL mounts pressure on CJ: BNP

(BNP Communications) — Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir Sunday alleged that the ruling Awami League was mounting pressure on the Chief Justice to change the verdict that scrapped 16th Amendment to the Constitution Referring to... read more
Govt unnerved at 16th Amendment verdict: Mirza Alamgir 

Govt unnerved at 16th Amendment verdict: Mirza Alamgir 

(BNP Communications) — Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir Saturday alleged that the government has been unnerved as the Supreme Court’s 16th Amendment annulment verdict has exposed the ‘country’s real... read more
EC roadmap a blueprint to bring AL to power again, says BNP

EC roadmap a blueprint to bring AL to power again, says BNP

(BNP Communication) — The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Tuesday said that the roadmap unveiled by the Election Commission (EC) was meant to implement a blueprint for bringing the ruling Awami League to power again. The party smelt a rat behind the unveiling of... read more
BNP rejects proposed budget

BNP rejects proposed budget

(BNP Communication) — The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has formally rejected finance minister Muhith’s proposed national budget, saying the government had placed a “highly ambitious budget for plundering.” “It’s a budget for looting which has created... read more
Begum Zia deplores eviction of Moudud Ahmed from his home

Begum Zia deplores eviction of Moudud Ahmed from his home

(BNP Communication) —  BNP chief Khaleda Zia visited senior party leader Moudud Ahmed after his eviction from his Gulshan home of around four decades. Begum Zia was seen speaking to Moudud Ahmed, who was visibly shaken by the eviction drive and was surrounded by... read more
AL will not get more than 30 seats: Mirza Alamgir

AL will not get more than 30 seats: Mirza Alamgir

(BNP Communication) —  Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary-general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir Wednesday said the ruling Awami League would never get more than 30 seats in parliament if the next general elections were held under a neutral government. Talking to... read more
BNP asks for stern action against Langadu attackers

BNP asks for stern action against Langadu attackers

(BNP Communication) —  Terming the brutal attacks on innocent Chakma community and torching of their houses in Rangamati’s Langadu upazila, Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Sunday demanded immediate action against the perpetrators. In a statement, BNP secretary... read more
Nation observes Zia’s 36th martyrdom anniv

Nation observes Zia’s 36th martyrdom anniv

(BNP Communication) —  Bangladesh Nationalist Party-BNP Tuesday observed the 36th martyrdom anniversary of late President Ziaur Rahman Bir Uttam paying tributes to his memory and raising voice for creating a congenial atmosphere for the next general election. Ziaur... read more
BNP rejects govt claim of 7.2pc GDP growth

BNP rejects govt claim of 7.2pc GDP growth

  (BNP Communication) — Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Monday rejected the government’s claim of attaining 7.24 percent GDP growth in the outgoing financial year 2016-17. BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi at a news briefing said the... read more
@BegumZiaBd is now a verified Twitter account

@BegumZiaBd is now a verified Twitter account

(BNP Communication) — @BegumZiaBd, the Twitter account of BNP Chairperson and three times Prime Minister Begum Khaleda  Zia, has been verified Tuesday, May 2. Twitter, the top worldwide news and social networking multilingual microblogging website boasts of drawing... read more
The text of Mirza Alamgir’s press statement on April 4, 2017

The text of Mirza Alamgir’s press statement on April 4, 2017

(BNP Communication) — The following is the English rendition of a press statement issued by the BNP’s Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, April 4, 2017: The Bangladesh Prime Minister’s four-day state visit to India is undoubtedly a significant one as media... read more
BNP calls for IPU support to restore democracy

BNP calls for IPU support to restore democracy

(BNP Communication) — On April 3 the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) held a media briefing following a meeting Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia had with the party’s Standing Committee members the previous evening. Addressing the journalists BNP spokesperson made... read more
Begum Zia sends condolence letter to UK PM

Begum Zia sends condolence letter to UK PM

(BNP Communication) — BNP chief Khaleda Zia has sent her condolences to British Prime Minister Theresa May over the March 22 attack in Westminster in London that killed five including the attacker. BNP special secretary Asaduzzaman Ripon handed the letter to the... read more
Dhaka streets see waves of people

Dhaka streets see waves of people

(BNP Communication) —  The BNP brought out an Independence Day rally in the city on Sunday marking the 47th Independence and National day. The rally was organized by the party after a five-year gap and this was also the first street program of the party in the capital... read more
Begum Zia pays homage to proclaimer of Independence

Begum Zia pays homage to proclaimer of Independence

(BNP Communication) — BNP chairperson and former PM Begum Khaleda Zia along with her party leaders and activists placed a floral wreath at the grave of BNP founder and late President Ziaur Rahman, who had also proclaimed the independence of the nation in 1971,... read more
Begum Zia pays tribute to Liberation War heroes

Begum Zia pays tribute to Liberation War heroes

(BNP Communication) —  Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson and former PM Begum Khaleda Zia paid homage to the martyrs of the War of Independence by placing a wreath at the National Memorial in Savar, on the outskirts of Dhaka, on Sunday morning marking the... read more
Pro-BNP panel dominates SCBA polls results

Pro-BNP panel dominates SCBA polls results

(BNP Communication) — Pro-BNP lawyers’ Jatiyatabadi Ainjibi Parishad panel dominated the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) election results, bagging president, secretary and six other posts out of 14. Advocate Zainul Abedin has been elected president while... read more
Canadian HC meets Begum Zia

Canadian HC meets Begum Zia

(BNP Communication) — Canadian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Benoît-Pierre Laramée met with Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia March 21 evening. The nearly two-hour long meeting began around 4:15pm at BNP chairperson’s Gulshan office.... read more
EU envoy meets Begum Zia

EU envoy meets Begum Zia

(BNP Communication) — European Union Ambassador in Dhaka Pierre Mayaudon called on the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia Monday. The meeting was started at Begum Zia’s Gulshan office around 5:00pm. BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul... read more
Begum Zia has talks with US ambassador

Begum Zia has talks with US ambassador

(BNP Communication) —  US ambassador to Bangladesh Marcia Bernicat Feb 22 met with Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia and discussed “political issues”. The meeting held at Begum Zia’s Gulshan office lasted for about two hours from... read more
US envoy Bernicat to meet Begum Zia

US envoy Bernicat to meet Begum Zia

(BNP Communication) — US Ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat is going to meet Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia on Wednesday afternoon. The meeting is scheduled to be held at Begum Zia’s Gulshan office at about... read more
Begum Zia pays tribute to language martyrs

Begum Zia pays tribute to language martyrs

(BNP Communication) — The BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia paid her tribute to the martyrs of the historic Language Movement by placing wreaths at the Central Shaheed Minar at first hours of Tuesday. The BNP chief along with her party senior leaders placed wreaths at... read more
Begum Zia to pay tribute to martyrs in early hours of Feb 21

Begum Zia to pay tribute to martyrs in early hours of Feb 21

(BNP Communication) — Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia will pay homage to the Language Movement martyrs at the Central Shaheed Minar on Dhaka University (DU) campus at the first hours on February 21. The decision was taken on Sunday as... read more
Swedish envoy meets Begum Zia

Swedish envoy meets Begum Zia

(BNP Communication) —  Swedish Ambassador in Dhaka Johan Frisell met Bangladesh Nationalist Party chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia on Sunday. The over an hour-long meeting, which began at about 5:10pm, was held at the BNP chairperson’s Gulshan office. During the meeting,... read more