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  • Khaleda Zia's election rejection appeals

    Khaleda's Polls Bid: HC decides on her petitions today

    The High Court today will rule on whether BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia can run for the December 30 general election.

  • Khaleda Zia's election rejection appeals

    Niko graft case: Hearing on plea to produce FBI agent, Canadian cops Jan 3

    A special court in Dhaka today fixes January 3 for holding a hearing on a petition seeking permission to produce an FBI special agent and two members of Canadian police in connection with the Niko corruption case.

  • Khaleda Zia's Gatco corruption case trial

    Khaleda loses all 3 appeals at EC

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia lost a legal battle to contest the December 30 national election as the Election Commission yesterday rejected her all three appeals against cancellation of her nominations by returning officers.

  • Pro-BNP lawyer Advocate Khandker Mahbub Uddin Khokhon

    Khaleda may appeal to HC

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia may file an appeal to the High Court challenging rejection of her appeals by the Election Commission.

  • Khaleda Zia Feni-1 nomination rejection

    Rejection of Khaleda's nomination indicates a level-playing field

    Awami League leader Lt Col (retd) Faruk Khan says that the cancellation of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s nomination papers for Feni-1 proves that level-playing field is prevailing in the country for the upcoming general election.

  • Khaleda Zia's election rejection appeals

    All nominations of Khaleda cancelled

    All three nominations filed by BNP chief Khaleda Zia for contesting in the parliamentary election from Feni-1, Bogura-6 and Bogura-7 constituencies have been cancelled due to her conviction in two corruption cases.

  • Annual income of Sheikh Hasina and Khaleda Zia

    What Hasina, Khaleda have

    The annual income of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has gone up slightly in the last 10 years. The cash in hand of both leaders decreased.

  • BNP Senior Joint Secretary General Rizvi Ahmed talks on Khaleda Zia’s nomination cancellation

    Govt launches cyber war against BNP: Rizvi

    BNP blames the ruling quarter for carrying out propaganda against BNP and the party chief Khaleda Zia through social media ahead of the 11th parliamentary election scheduled for December 30.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia

    Khaleda's polls hope dashed

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia cannot contest the upcoming parliamentary election as the Supreme Court yesterday upheld the High Court ruling barring a person sentenced to more than two years in jail from taking part in elections even if an appeal against the conviction is pending.

  • Khaleda gets bail in Cumilla arson case

    The High Court (HC) grants bail to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in an arson case in Cumilla.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia cannot contest Bangladesh General Election 2018

    Khaleda's hope to run polls diminishes

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's hope to contest the upcoming general election is diminished after the Supreme Court says convicts with over two years' sentencing cannot run polls.

  • HC verdict reflects govt’s intention: Fakhrul

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has criticised the High Court order that stops the path of the convicts with more than two years in jail from participating in the election.

  • Sadeque Hossain Khoka's Corruption case verdict

    No polls for convicts sentenced to over 2yrs: HC

    The High Court has said, a convict sentenced to more than two years in jail cannot contest the election, even if an appeal is pending.

  • Khaleda Zia's Gatco corruption case trial

    Gatco graft: Lower court asked to finish trial by 6 months

    The High Court directs lawyer court concerned to finish by six months the trial proceedings of Gatco corruption case filed against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and others in 2007.

  • Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case appeal

    Zia Orphanage Trust: Khaleda files appeal against HC verdict

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday filed a petition with the Supreme Court, challenging the High Court verdict that increased her punishment in the Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia

    Charitable Trust Case: Khaleda files appeal against lower court judgment

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday appealed to the High Court, challenging the lower court verdict that sentenced her to seven years' imprisonment in the Zia Charitable Trust corruption case.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia cannot contest Bangladesh General Election 2018

    HC order on Khaleda's plea deferred till Nov 18

    The High Court defers the delivery of its order on a writ petition filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia challenging the government decision to take her back to jail from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU).

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia cannot contest Bangladesh General Election 2018

    Khaleda talks politics at Niko hearing

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday told a Dhaka court that her party leaders had been kept busy with cases at a time when the preparation for the national election was underway.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia cannot contest Bangladesh General Election 2018

    Niko graft hearing deferred on Jan 3

    Today’s hearing in Niko graft case against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and others has been adjourned until January 3 next year.

  • Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case appeal

    HC order on Khaleda's plea tomorrow

    The High Court will pass an order tomorrow on a writ petition filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, challenging the government's decision to send her back to jail from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU).

  • Khaleda looks to contest from jail

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, who has been in jail since February 8 for conviction in a graft case, wants to contest the upcoming parliamentary polls from three constituencies, and nomination forms were bought for her yesterday.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia

    Hearing on writ petition today

    The High Court is set to hold hearing on writ petition filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia today that challenged the legality of the government's decision to take her back to jail from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU).

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia

    Khaleda challenges hospital release

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia files a writ petition with the High Court challenging her release from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU).

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's Niko corruption case

    Graft: Khaleda’s appeal delayed for verdict copy

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s appeal against the imprisonment verdict in Zia Charitable Trust graft case is delayed as her lawyers are yet to receive the certified copy of the verdict.

  • SCBA President Advocate Zainul Abedin

    Khaleda backed to jail from hospital without informing court: SCBA chief

    The government shows ignorance to the court by taking BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia back to the jail without informing it (court) about her treatment, Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) President Zainul Abedin says.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's Niko corruption case

    Still sick but brought to court: Khaleda

    After BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia was produced before a Dhaka court in Niko Graft case, she says she is still sick but produced before the court.

  • Khaleda Zia taken to Dhaka old jail

    Khaleda taken to jail illegally: Fakhrul

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has been taken to prison illegally, her party’s Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has alleged.

  • Freed from BSMMU, Khaleda taken to court in Niko graft case

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is taken to old central jail directly from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) and produced before a special court there in Niko graft case.

  • Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case appeal

    Court will decide on Khaleda's release

    The release of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia from jail is a matter of court's decision, Law Minister Anisul Huq said yesterday.

  • Khaleda Zia's Niko Corruption case

    Is Khaleda Zia eligible for polls?

    A number of Supreme Court verdicts in cases related to Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad seem to have the answer to a million-dollar question: Is the BNP chairperson eligible to contest the upcoming parliamentary polls?

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