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Ganosamhati Andolon boycotts BD polls

WT24 Desk Zonayed Saki, chief convener of Ganosamhati Andolon, boycotted the election on Sunday citing  irregularities, including vote rigging and capturing of polling stations by ruling Awami League men, Agency reports. “We are completely rejecting such election. We demand formation ...

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Anwara bus crash kills 3

WT24 Desk Three garment workers were killed and 40 others injured as a bus carrying them hit another stationary bus in KEPZ area under Anwara thana on Saturday morning, Agencies report. The deceased were identified as Mohammad Latif, 50, Sultana ...

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Dr Kamal to cast ballot at Viqarunnisa

WT24 Desk Jatiya Oikyafront chief Dr Kamal Hossain will cast his vote at Viqarunnisa Noon School and College polling station in the city on Sunday morning, Agencies report. At a press conference at Dhaka Reporters’ Unity (DRU), he said he ...

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13 shops razed in Faridpur blaze

WT24 Desk Thirteen shops were gutted in a fire which broke out at Satroshi Bazar in Sadarpur upazila early Friday, Agencies report. Faridpur Fire service station officer Saifuzzaman said the fire broke out in a shop around 3 am and ...

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Fire at Zaman Tower in Dhaka

WT24 Desk The high-rise Zaman Tower at Dhaka’s Purana Paltan has caught fire, Agencies report. The fire fighters doused the flames around 5:30pm on Friday, around two and a half hours after smoke billowed out of the 16-storey block. The ...

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Ershad returns

WT24 Desk Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad, who travelled to Singapore for “advanced medical treatment”, has returned home four days before the general election, Agency reports. Ershad left the airport for his Baridhara home immediately after the plane carrying the ...

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No election boycott

WT24 Desk Expressing doubt about fair polls, Jatiya Oikyafront chief Dr Kamal Hossain on Wednesday said they will not boycott the election under any circumstances as they will create a strong resistance together with people against any election irregularity, Agencies ...

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3 burnt in Ctg AL campaign attack

WT24 Desk Three people sustained burn injuries in a petrol bomb attack on a procession of Awami League allegedly by some BNP activists during electioneering at Jahanabad in Sitakunda upazila on Tuesday, Agencies report. The injured are Abu Salek, Mohammad Raihan ...

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