Daily Archives: January 18, 2015

BNP-JAMAAT’S ACTIVITIES ARE NOT POLITICS, BUT A SHEER TERRORIST ACT OF HIGHEST ORDER: PM

BNP-JAMAAT’S ACTIVITIES ARE NOT POLITICS, BUT A SHEER TERRORIST ACT OF HIGHEST ORDER: PM Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed her deep concern over the consequence of the terrorist activities on student’s academic life saying BNP in collusion with Jamaat … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH VISITED AND REVISITED

BANGLADESH VISITED AND REVISITED ABDUL GAFFAR CHOUDHURY  More than a year ago in mid-2013 I visited Dhaka. Bangladesh then was facing an uncertain future. Awami League and BNP were at loggerheads about the process and procedure of the next election … Continue reading

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MOST PEOPLE DISSATISFIED WITH BNP’S PERFORMANCE

MOST PEOPLE DISSATISFIED WITH BNP’S PERFORMANCE  Tribune Report 51.8% respondents said they were either just dissatisfied or highly dissatisfied with the BNP’s performance The BNP has failed to project itself as an alternative to its arch rival Awami League over … Continue reading

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VOTERS PREFER AWAMI LEAGUE OVER BNP

VOTERS PREFER AWAMI LEAGUE OVER BNP  Tribune Report This marks only a 7% gap between the arch rivals compared to the much wider gaps that exist in the Hasina-Khaleda and Joy-Tarique comparisons If there is an election right now, 41% … Continue reading

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72% CONSIDER GOVERNMENT SUCCESSFUL

72% CONSIDER GOVERNMENT SUCCESSFUL  Tribune Report Education, infrastructure top people’s shopping list  Dhaka Tribune’s national opinion poll on the government’s one-year performance rating has revealed broad satisfaction among the general population. Nearly 72% of the respondents rated the incumbent Awami … Continue reading

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NATIONAL OPINION POLL

NATIONAL OPINION POLL ****************************************************** JANUARY 12, 2015

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DHAKA TRIBUNE POLLS SHOW RESOUNDING SUPPORT FOR AWAMI LEAGUE GOVERNMENT

DHAKA TRIBUNE POLLS SHOW RESOUNDING SUPPORT FOR AWAMI LEAGUE GOVERNMENT The overwhelming public support for the current Awami League government has been manifested in the recently conducted national opinion polls by leading English language daily Dhaka Tribune. The polls show … Continue reading

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‘AWAMI LEAGUE IS THE MOST POPULAR PARTY IN BANGLADESH’ – SAYS DEMOCRACY INTERNATIONAL SURVEY.

‘AWAMI LEAGUE IS THE MOST POPULAR PARTY IN BANGLADESH’ – SAYS DEMOCRACY INTERNATIONAL SURVEY. The independent survey by Democracy International shows that, Awami League is the most popular party of Bangladesh and the popularity of Awami League is on the … Continue reading

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2015 IS GOING TO BE A MILESTONE IN WORLD HISTORY

2015 IS GOING TO BE A MILESTONE IN WORLD HISTORY Sheikh Hasina As we are stepping into the New Year, we need to have an image of 2015 and also beyond. The future is not entirely unpredictable. The best way … Continue reading

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FREE BOOKS TO CHILDREN TO FREE BANGLADESH FROM ILLITERACY

FREE BOOKS TO CHILDREN TO FREE BANGLADESH FROM ILLITERACY  Sumon Corraya As it does every 1 January, the Education Ministry handed out more than 320 million books to 40 million primary and middle school students. Opposed to the initiative, an … Continue reading

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WORLD’S 5TH LARGEST DATA CENTRE TO BE IN BANGLADESH

WORLD’S 5TH LARGEST DATA CENTRE TO BE IN BANGLADESH Staff Correspondent, bdnews24.com The government is taking steps to build a hi-tech national data centre to speed up information flow, a junior minister has said. State Minister for Information and Communication … Continue reading

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MAHATHIR: WAIT UNTIL NEXT POLLS

MAHATHIR: WAIT UNTIL NEXT POLLS  Sheikh Shahariar Zaman The Malaysian leader arrived in Dhaka on Saturday to attend the 2nd convocation of UITS Either boycotting or rejecting election will not help the democratic process to work, the visiting former Malaysian … Continue reading

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‘STABILITY FIRST’, SAYS MAHATHIR

STABILITY FIRST SAYS MAHATHIR ABOUT REQUIREMENT FOR DEVELOPMENT IN BANGLADESH Staff Correspondent Bangladesh needs political and social stability to achieve its development goals, former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad said yesterday. He was talking to journalists on the sidelines of a … Continue reading

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KHALEDA, TARIQUE DISTORT HISTORY: WANT HASINA’S DEMOCRACY

KHALEDA, TARIQUE DISTORT HISTORY: WANT HASINA’S DEMOCRACY Abdul Gaffar Choudhury “When conspiracy to destroy the country begins, a move also starts to distort its history. After killing Bangabandhu, as the killers had understood that the ideology of Bangabandhu can’t be … Continue reading

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LESSONS FOR THE BNP

LESSONS FOR THE BNP  Tribune Editorial To build support from its base, BNP needs to reconsider its strategy The BNP badly needs to reconsider its current strategy. Our new opinion poll demonstrates quite clearly that its policies over the past … Continue reading

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JANUARY 5: FEEL THE PULSE OF THE PEOPLE

JANUARY 5: FEEL THE PULSE OF THE PEOPLE Abdul Matin The 14-party alliance led by Awami League (AL) planned to celebrate January 5 as “Victory of Democracy Day” for holding a general election a year ago even though it was … Continue reading

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COLLECTING GRIEVANCES, KILLING PROSPERITY

COLLECTING GRIEVANCES, KILLING PROSPERITY KAYES AHMED Bangladesh all of a sudden is looking at yet another cloud burst of dark political storm. I have been trying to figure out why the storm is happening at this particular time. The thing … Continue reading

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BARBARITY IS NOT POLITICS

BARBARITY IS NOT POLITICS  The countrywide blockade has already turned out to be very costly in terms of both human lives and property. As details emerge from the violence-hit areas, it is pretty much clear that the opposition activists are … Continue reading

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THE MOTHER-SON DEBACLE

THE MOTHER-SON DEBACLE  Nadeem Qadir Was there public support for violence instead of peaceful politics? I did not plan to write on this, but I am now forced to, after seeing such a political debacle made by a major leader, … Continue reading

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DEMOCRACY AND DEVELOPMENT IN BANGLADESH

DEMOCRACY AND DEVELOPMENT IN BANGLADESH  Hafeejul Alam BNP and its allies have so far failed to present any economic agenda to the nation, let alone any road map to improve further the economic and social condition of the country. Their only … Continue reading

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