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‘Sheaf of Paddy’ candidate arrested in Satkhira

WT24 Desk Police arrested Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami leader Gazi Nazrul Islam, who is contesting the upcoming general election from Satkhira-4 constituency with the ‘Sheaf of Paddy’, and three other party leaders in Shyampur upazila on Sunday afternoon, Agencies report. Officer-in-charge of ...

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An unusual way of protest

WT24 Desk Abdul Latif Siddiqui, an independent candidate for Tangail-4 constituency, started a sit-in protesting the attack on his motorcade during his election campaign in Tangail, Agencies report. Siddiqui, a former minister of Awami League regime, started the protest in ...

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Rich tribute to Liberation War heroes

WT24 Desk Bangladeshis at home and abroad on Sunday paid deep homage to the martyrs who laid down their lives for the country in 1971, marking the 48th Victory Day, Agencies report. Bangladesh was born as an independent country on ...

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Sheikh Hasina to hold 5 pre-polls rallies

WT24 Desk Awami League President Sheikh Hasina is set to hold five rallies in different districts of the country including Dhaka before the 11th national election slated for December 30, Agencies report. Besides, the premier will exchange views with voters ...

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Oikyafront unveils manifesto Dec 17

WT24 Desk Jatiya Oikyafront, the major opposition alliance, is set to roll out its election manifesto on Monday, Agencies report. It will be unveiled at a press conference from city’s Hotel Purbani International Limited, Latiful Bari Hamim, media co-coordinator of ...

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Pre-election violence in 9 districts

WT24 Desk At least 162 people were injured in pre-election violence in Chattogram, Narsingdi, Bhola, Tangail, Chandpur, Bagerhat, Naokhali, Natore and Rangamati districts on Sunday, Agencies report. In Chattogram, BNP contestant for Chattogram-10 constituency Abdullah Al Noman and his followers ...

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Trump names new acting chief of staff

WT24 Desk US President Donald Trump has named Mick Mulvaney, the director of the office of management and budget, as acting White House chief of staff, BBC reports Mr Mulvaney, 51, replaces General John Kelly, who is leaving by the ...

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Candidates facing obstacle

WT24 Desk Left Democratic Alliance today lodged a complaint with the Election Commission saying that their candidates are facing obstacle during electioneering in different constituencies, Agencies report. Candidates of Communist Party of Bangladesh, a component of LDA, were not being ...

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