Awami League

Type: Organization
Name: Awami League
Nationality: Bangladesh
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Awami League
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Tortured, forced to confess crime

Joj Mia before a Dhaka court yesterday narrated how he had been forced by three ex-CID officials into confessing that he was one of the perpetrators of the August 21 2004 grenade attack.“I gave that confessional statement before a magistrate [in 2005] ... [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - 5 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

AL: Midterm election depends on intensity of BNP movement

Ruling out the possibility of holding midterm election now, Awami League leaders say actually it depends on the intensity of anti-government movement being waged by the BNP.They said the midterm poll might be held if the BNP was able to mobilise people ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - 4 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Teesta water sharing deal soon: Suranjit

:53:08 A A- A+ Suranjit Sen Gupta, MP, and member of Awami League Advisory Council, said the Teesta water sharing agreement would be signed soon. High-level discussion was going on between the top leaders of the two countries in this regard. Suranjit ... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - 8 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Nur's sentence for wildlife smuggling

Senior Judicial Magistrate HMShafiqul Islam delivered the verdict in the case on Tuesday.Awami Leagueleader Hossain is also the prime accused in the murder of seven persons inNarayanganj.He was also fined Tk 50,000 and an additional three monthsin jail ... [Published Bdnews24.com - 14 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

BNP wants Siddiqui expelled

Standing Committee memberNazrul Islam Khan and Joint Secretary General Ruhul Kabir Rizvi raised thedemand in separate events on Tuesday.Jamaat-e-Islami and Hizafat-e Islamissued similar statements after Siddiqui said he was against Hajj, Tablig andJamaat-e-Islami ... [Published Bdnews24.com - 16 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

George Mia being testified

George Miah, who had reportedly been implicated falsely in the August 21, 2004 grenade attack cases, on Tuesday, testified as the 104th prosecution witness before the Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal.The tribunal judge, Shahed Nuruddin, has been recording ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 2 reports

Yet another failure of edn minister to understand ground realities

It is indeed disappointing that the education minister looks interested more to save face than accepting the unpalatable ground realities in the education sector. In the latest move, according to a New Age report on Tuesday, he termed the Dhaka University ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Case filed over BCL factional gunfight at CU

A case has been lodged with Hathazari police station in the Saturday's gunfight that took place between two groups of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) activists at Shah Jalal Hall over establishing supremacy on campus.Farhad Hossain, a third year student ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Mahbub: Forget who did what in 1971

BNP chairperson’s Adviser Khandakar Mahbub Hossain yesterday urged everyone to unite after forgetting what role any individual played during the Liberation War in 1971 – a war which the BNP’s political ally Jamaat-e-Islami opposed.“We are Bangalees and ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

AL voted to power 21 years after counter-revolution: Mozammel

DHAKA, Sept 29, 2014 (BSS) - Minister for Liberation War Affairs AKM Mozammel Huq, MP, today said Awami League (AL) assumed power through direct votes under capable leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina only 21 years after counter-revolution."It's ... [Published Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

PM mourns death of Jahanara Rab

DHAKA, Sept 29, 2014 (BSS)- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed deep shock at the death of former parliament member Begum Jahanara Rab, wife of Abdur Rab (Boga Mia), a close associate of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.PM's ... [Published Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Syed Muazzem Ali Appointed Bangladesh's New Envoy to India

Bangladesh today appointed veteran diplomat and former foreign secretary Syed Muazzem Ali as its new High Commissioner to India.Ali served as the foreign secretary during the ruling Awami League's previous 1996-2001 tenure.He will succeed Tariq A Karim ... [Published Outlook India - Sep 29 2014]
Entities: Bangladesh, India, Appointed

Quotes

"You imagine that this is your class. You will memorise what we say and do what we teach you" Ruhul told Joj who had studied only up to class-II
"I did not do it. I know nothing about it" a hapless Joj replied
"All should act wisely while holding responsible posts. It's not proper to make any comment or manifest any behaviour which causes embarrassment to the party" Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said
"We condemn the minister's comment against one of the five pillars of Islam. We demand that the government immediately remove him from the cabinet and bring him to justice" said Nazrul Islam Khan

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Forced to confess to a crime he did not commit [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - 2 hours ago]
Tarique hits out at Hasina again [Published New Age Bangladesh - 3 hours ago]
Joj Mia testifies, accuses CID officials of har... [Published Dhaka Tribune - 3 hours ago]
AL: Midterm election depends on intensity of BN... [Published Dhaka Tribune - 4 hours ago]
Tortured, forced to confess crime [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - 5 hours ago]
Action against Latif Siddique to be taken on PM... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - 6 hours ago]
BNP demands punishment of Latif Siddique [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - 6 hours ago]
Teesta water sharing deal soon: Suranjit [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - 8 hours ago]
Nur's sentence for wildlife smuggling [Published Bdnews24.com - 14 hours ago]
BNP wants Siddiqui expelled [Published Bdnews24.com - 16 hours ago]
Joj Mia testifying in the Aug 21 grenade-attack... [Published Bdnews24.com - 16 hours ago]
George Mia being testified [Published New Age Bangladesh - 17 hours ago]
Joj Mia giving deposition [Published Dhaka Tribune - 18 hours ago]
Scaring people of militancy a ploy of Sheikh Ha... [Published New Age Bangladesh - 18 hours ago]
Probe body questions Rab chief [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Sep 29 2014]
Yet another failure of edn minister to understa... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Sep 29 2014]
Syed Ashraf calls Jamaat enemy of humanity [Published Dhaka Tribune - Sep 29 2014]
Case filed over BCL factional gunfight at CU [Published Dhaka Tribune - Sep 29 2014]
Mahbub: Forget who did what in 1971 [Published Dhaka Tribune - Sep 29 2014]
'Inflated' results; some questions [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Sep 29 2014]
Freedom of the press and Lord Denning [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Sep 29 2014]
AL voted to power 21 years after counter-revolu... [Published Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha - Sep 29 2014]
PM mourns death of Jahanara Rab [Published Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha - Sep 29 2014]
Syed Muazzem Ali Appointed Bangladesh's New Env... [Published Outlook India - Sep 29 2014]
Sajeda loses cool over Hasan's noise [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Sep 28 2014]
PM’s birthday celebrated across the country [Published Dhaka Tribune - Sep 28 2014]
PM spreading lies abroad, alleges BNP [Published Dhaka Tribune - Sep 28 2014]
Protest over schoolgirl molestation by AL leade... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Sep 28 2014]
Prime suspect enjoying chairmanship [Published Dhaka Tribune - Sep 28 2014]
Sajeda loses cool in Hasan's noise [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Sep 28 2014]
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